March 5, 2018

Pronto Xi ERP Tech Tip: Cognos Mobile Apple Push Notification Certificate Expiry

The Cognos Mobile Application available on Apple iOS for iPhone and iPad requires an Apple Push Notification Certificate (APN) to maintain a secure connection between the server and mobile devices. The APN certificate included with each version of IBM Cognos Mobile, is valid for 12 months from the date when
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February 15, 2018

New ERP software or new baby, who knew that these decisions had so much in common?

Like most folks, my husband’s and my big discussion about whether to have a baby was fixated on selecting the ‘right’ time. I am sure you are familiar, but if you have not gone through this already, chances are you have seen at least one romantic-comedy movie with a Jennifer
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Pronto Xi ERP Software Mobile Service Features
February 7, 2018

Getting to know Pronto Xi ERP Mobile Service for Field Service Management

Mobile Service connects field service workers in real-time to a company’s back office. With enhanced communication, field service workers can share service call completion details, location information and service part sales with the office. In return, dispatch teams have the ability to share call allocation, client details, and service part
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Pronto Xi ERP Data Intelligence - Exporting Data from Pronto Xi
January 31, 2018

Pronto Xi ERP Tip: Exporting Data from Pronto Xi using Data Intelligence

Flexibility in ERP software is essential to meet ever changing business needs. Pronto Xi ERP Software allows users to organize and complete tasks with inherent customization tools. Many of these tools we are familiar with – for example Favourites Menu, Screen Customizer, and development tools such as component libraries and
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January 16, 2018

Providing User Access to IBM Cognos Business Dashboards in Pronto Xi

Pronto Xi ERP Software includes IBM Cognos Analytics which is fully integrated in the software. This allows users to view rich dashboards that compile ERP data into usable metrics for review, tracking and decision-making. With every concurrent Pronto Xi ERP user license, two (2) Cognos Workspace named user licenses are
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Pronto Xi ERP Software Favourites Menu
January 2, 2018

Pronto Xi ERP Software Tip | Improving Navigation in Pronto Xi with a Customized Menu

A simple but overlooked function in Pronto Xi ERP Software is the ability to modify the Pronto Xi Navigation Menu Bar based on frequently used functions or – Favourites. The use of a customized menu can increase productivity, enhance user adoption/training and can even provide a customized function list for
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How to configure the Pronto Xi ERP Software Notice Board
December 13, 2017

Pronto Xi Tip! Using the Pronto Xi Notice Board as a Corporate Electronic Bulletin Board

Pronto Xi ERP Software includes a Notice Board function that allows authorized users to post to an electronic bulletin board within the system. We often associate this function with system administration uses, such as advising of planned maintenance, or requesting users to logoff the system; however, the Notice Board function
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ERP Customization and Application Development by PSA
November 27, 2017

Why some ERP customization just makes sense.

There always seems to be a lot of negativity when the words ‘ERP customization’ are brought up in a conversation about Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software. Considering that Panorama Software’s 2016 Report on ERP Systems and Enterprise Software reported that 90% of organizations had some level of customization in their
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