More Firms Join in Extending and Using Microsoft Dynamics AX for Lean Manufacturing

September 8 2009

Lean manufacturing utilizing Microsoft Dynamics AX is all the rage.

Several developments over the last few months illustrate how rapidly interest in the subject has caught on.

Microsoft a few months ago acquired the lean functionality from consulting firm eBECS. As of August 1, lean manufacturing for Dynamic AX became available as a fully integrated Microsoft product. As part of the joint effort, the partners established the Lean Centre of Excellence, an information resource for users.

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