The Record Issue 11: Winter 2018

104 www. t e c h n o l o g y r e c o r d . c om S imple to use, Microsoft Dynamics 365 is an enterprise resource planning (ERP) business solution that integrates core business functions across an organisation to support industry-specific and operational pro- cesses. The platform can be hosted by a partner, deployed in the cloud or implemented on-prem- ises and offers flexibility, cost effectiveness and security. It connects with key Microsoft prod- ucts, such as Outlook, Windows Server and Exchange Server, while the cloud version also integrates with Office 365, Skype for Business, SharePoint, Power BI and PowerApps. It’s easy to see why Dynamics 365 is at the crux of the AX for Pharma pharmaceutical solution. AX for Pharma Dynamics 365 (D365) is designed to meet the full range of ERP needs of pharmaceutical and life sciences companies who want to manufacture high quality prod- ucts in the most streamlined, cost-effective and compliant way possible. The solution has inte- grated systems for laboratory information man- agement and manufacturing execution, as well as functionalities for advanced batch and sub- batch management, batch numbering, shelf-life date tracking and much more. Hence, the com- mercial off-the-shelf solution makes it easy for companies to manage the processes involved in producing and distributing medications. It also enables them to comply with current Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) regulations, US Food and Drug Administration requirements and other guidelines. Weighing and dispensing ingredients pre- cisely is a critical part of the manufacturing process. Consequently, AX for Pharma D365 has a Weighing & Dispensing module, which simplifies tasks while enabling manufacturers to retain a high level of control and visibility throughout the process to ensure traceability and regulatory compliance. Dispensing requests can be linked to production picking lists and lab technicians can use integrated electronic scales and barcode devices to accurately calcu- late and dispense the right quantity of ingre- dients. Pharmaceutical manufacturers can also create instructions for lab technicians to refer to during the weighing and dispensing pro- cesses to prevent cross-contamination, safely handle products Meanwhile, the Basic Pharma (BPH) module plays a crucial role in helping pharmaceuti- cal companies comply with global legislation, Pharmaceutical companies all over the world are choosing AX for Pharma Dynamics 365 thanks to its unique capabilities designed specifically for their needs Why AX for Pharma Dynamics 365 SOLUT I ON P ROF I L E