Business-Critical SharePoint solutions connect employees,
business processes and line-of-business (LOB) systems, making
information visible and useful in the front office, on the shop
floor and across the manufacturing value chain.
Here are the top 10 benefits for
1. Connect the Front and Back
Information in ERP, PLM and
CRM line-of-business systems is surfaced through a single
presentation and collaboration tool that everyone knows how to
use. Shop floor information is distributed and collected in
real-time with mobile devices.
2. Add Visibility into
Managers have real-time,
cross-departmental views of sales, engineering, and
operations. Rework and scrap are reduced by
identifying challenges earlier. Dashboards provide the data
necessary to continually improve operations flow.
3. Automate your Value
Customers consume the information they
expect at every step along the value chain, reducing your costs and
building customer loyalty. Interactions with suppliers and vendors
are optimized - from purchasing through operations to third party
4. Be More Flexible and
Your organization reacts quickly to
changes in resources, customer demand and opportunities to
keep your competitve edge. No more time-consuming searches on
the shop floor or shuffling paper work for orders, shipments or
5. Create Distribution
Channels - Profitably
Internal processes and systems are
extended through the Internet so your dealers and distributors can
effectively sell your products. You have visibilty of sales
to maintain profitability and your partners have the tools they
need to service their customers.
6. Simplify your
Automated workflows replace manual
processes and spreadsheets - no more duplicate data
entry. Estimating, sales approvals and scheduling are
automated to meet your unique processes. Your business grows
without always growing your staff.
7. Give Employees the
Tools to be Successful
Employees focus on productive work
instead of administrative chores. Ownership and
accountability are built into work processes, interuptions to
employees are minimized and nothing falls through the cracks.
8. Efficiently Manage ISO
All information to efficiently manage
quality is delivered when and where it is needed to ensure your
products and services meet customer, statutory, and regulatory
requirements. Continual improvements of your QMS are
9. Eliminate Reports and
Employees view operations information
inherent in automated workflows, eliminating the costs of creating
and supporting dozens of "one-off" reports. Job
status is viewed real-time and decision-making is quick.
10. Drive Higher Return on IT
Employees access information through a
familiar interface, so IT administration and training costs are
reduced. ROI of other line-of-business applications increase
by surfacing information locked in those applications for licensed
TwinEngines is a member of the Microsoft Business-Critical
SharePoint program with over 18 years experience working with
small/mid-market manufacturers and industrial services
companies. Join us in the conversation on ways to become more
effective, agile and connected.