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Differences Between Navision and Axapta for Finance and Manufacturing user

Hi, I have used Navision Attain 4.7 v, I would like to know are there major differences between them in finance and manufacturing modules. Thanks for kind feedback Regards Siwa

  • Hi Siwa & Welcome to Dynamics User Group,

    Siwa seth
    I have used Navision Attain 4.7 v,

    I think it might be 3.x and not 4.7, please check.  As far as I know , there are not major changes in these 2 modules. But if you have access to Partnersource/ customersource, then you can get the "Whats New" document from there having details of changes from its earlier version.

  • In reply to Dhan Raj Bansal:

    Thanks for your reply Dhan, but my actual question was and could not edit the questions. Is there a major difference between Navsion and Dynamics AX,CRM.
  • In reply to LEARNING:

    Following blog may give you a comparison of Ax and NAV, there are two blogs on this by Adam:

    http://dynamicsuser.net/blogs/adamroue/archive/2008/03/13/the-differences-between-nav-and-ax-microsoft-dynamics-part-i.aspx

     

    CRM is not a complete ERP solution and mainly caters to Relationship Management and thats why can't be compared with other two products.

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    Hi, Siwa seth, welcome to the Dynamics User Group!

    Siwa seth
    I have used Navision Attain 4.7 v

    As mentioned previously, there is no such thing as "Attain 4.7". There has been a Navision/Attain/NAV 3.70, then followed by 4.0, 4.0 SP1, SP2, SP3, etc.. and of course there have been remarkable changes and enhancements since then!

    Regarding NAV, CRM and AX:
    Of course there is quite a lot of differences, each of these solutions are different products for different purposes and business needs, based on different technologies; just briefly:

    • NAV = ERP/SCM/etc. (small/middle sized companies)
    • CRM = Customer Relations/Contact Management/Marketing
    • AX = ERP/SCM/etc. (middle/large sized companies)

    Check out this site about further details:
    http://www.microsoft.com/dynamics/en/us/solutions.aspx

    Cheers,
    Jörg

  • In reply to LEARNING:

    In summary whilst they may have sales orders, purchase orders, items and production orders, they are VERY VERY different. Big Smile

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