The Dashboard Gear Procurement Reporting Platform is a complete reporting solution which integrates directly with the Lawson Business Intelligence (LBI) and Lawson Enterprise Procurement systems. If reporting from Lawsonâ€™s Procurement Suite is a challenge, you need to see a demonstration of Dashboard Gearâ€™s reporting and analytical data warehouse. Reporting that took days now takes minutes.
Your complete Vendor hierarchy including Vendor Groups, Vendor Classes, Vendors, and Vendor Locations.
You select the Companies, Process Levels, and Accounting Units to include.
The complete Item hierarchy including Item Groups, Major Classes, Minor Classes, Items, and Item Locations.
All fiscal years and periods you have available and choose to include down to the day.
This includes Buyer Groups and Buyers.
Item PO Costs and Quantities â€“ All
Transaction and Base Amounts and Quantities
Invoice and Actual Costs and Quantities
Taxable and Discount Amounts and Quantities
Distribution and Paid Amounts and Quantities
Percent First Receipt
Percent Matched on Cost
With Dashboard Gear Procurement Platform you can have spend reporting by vendor, department or buyer in a matter of clicks!
Connect to our data layer with any reporting tool you desire. SQL Server Reporting Services, Crystal Reports, Tableau, Cognos, Infor AppStudio, Microsoft Excel. with Dashboard Gear Reporting Platform you have flexibility and scalability of your reporting environment.
The Dashboard Gear data warehouse works with standard tool sets such as LBI, Crystal Reports, MS Excel, etc.
Our data warehouse is a unique set of data structures designed to make report creation easy. You may never have to do another table join! Slice and dice item PO cost, item invoice cost, item quantities, percent first receipt, percent matched on cost, etc. by vendor, buyer, department, item, etc. with MS Excel in seconds! If the complexity of the Procurement table structure, slow performance of Add-in queries, and report contention with the production system are issues, then Dashboard Gear Reporting Platform is the answer.
The system works with Lawson Procurement 8.x, 9.x and 10.x systems. The reporting solution requires a Microsoft SQL Server 2008, 2008r2, 2012 or 2014 system with ODBC/OLEDB connectivity to the source Lawson tables. The system will require the ability to create a database on the SQL Server environment and take full ownership of that database including the ability to create, drop, and alter tables on that database.
Optionally, if Microsoft Analysis Services Cubes are desired, the requirements of the reporting solution must be met. In addition, Microsoft Analysis Services and SQL Server Integration Services must be installed and a Local OLAP Administrator user must be available to create Analysis Databases and Cubes.