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Awara IT to start new Microsoft financial year with more Gold competences

Awara IT starts new Microsoft financial year with 9 Gold competences, with ERP, Data Platform, Small and Midmarket cloud solutions being the most valuable. Our team carries out variety of activities for each competence, including obviously implementations, training and community meet-ups. In 2019 Awara IT team has become Microsoft Partner of the Year for the first time.

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Microsoft Teams overtakes Slack

Microsoft has recently announced comparison of amount of Microsoft Teams and Slack users. Key Microsoft 365 solution is used by 13 million people daily and around 19 million on the monthly basis. Among Microsoft Teams corporate customers are Emirates, FedEx, Lexmark, The Adecco Group, KONE and many more. Teams messaging logic is focused to achieve maximum productivity: it is easy to follow most important messages that require fast reply, teamwork is also simplified by group chats, time management can be implemented right inside this messenger. Awara IT, a Microsoft Teamwork partner of the Year, provides consulting and training services on project management among all.

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 BC integrated with the Russian document exchange provider Kontur.Diadoc

Awara IT team presents integration of Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central with the document flow system Kontur.Diadoc. Our solution helps users simplify daily document exchange operations with subcontractors for all Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central/ NAV users. It is already used by several Awara IT customers and is being modernized constantly to better meet requirements.  

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Russian localization is now available at docs.microsoft.com

We are delighted to share excellent news with all existing and potential Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central users in Russia. Thanks to the top-performing Awara IT participation, the Russian Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central functionality is now available at docs.microsoft.com. It contains full financials functionality, fixed assets, VAT, tax accounting, inventory and HR. Our team has already received a thank you note from Microsoft mentioning collaboration process and key contributors. Follow us to find out most recent news on the Russian D365BC specifics and news!  

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Tea market leader implemented Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 to automate it’s division operations

Customer Since 1819, Van Rees has been a market leader in tea, being now one of the oldest private companies in the world with over 200 years history. Company’s global network currently consists of 12 offices world-wide with exclusive representations in key producing countries. Van Rees group is committed to the welfare of its global staff. The company aims for the highest ethical and legal standards. Background Van Rees Russian office operations are related to tea distribution and blending throughout Russia. Global Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 implementation project has finished with the Russian office rollout. Key project challenges included: re-organization of sales, purchase, production and finances processes according to the corporate policies and add-up Russian reporting to the global management reporting. Considering specifics of the Russian accounting standards, it was required to add additional tools for reporting transformation. Solution   In order to automate daily Van Rees Russia operations with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Awara IT adapted existing regulations according to HQ requirements. Awara IT team is very well familiar with the tasks alike related to the Russian localization and accounting specifics adaptation with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. The main technological requirement was to unify 3 components within one solution – out of the box Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 functionality, DycoTrade solution specifics and standard localized Russian Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 functionality. Currently the customer uses this unified solution for accounting purposes in one system, as well as data transformation for management reporting from one system only. Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 implementation enables representatives of Van Rees Russian branch carry out advanced delivery analytics chain and blending within one system, based on its new delivery chain management functionality, production and subcontracting. Deliveries between corporate subdivisions and the Russian branch are also automated with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. Project results “Awara IT team has implemented numerous Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 projects for the international companies that open their subsidiaries in Russia and was happy to use our best practices for Van Rees. Implementation process was also supported by great teamwork with the professional Van Rees team that took active part in the project” – commented Alexander Pirogov, Awara IT COO. Microsoft Dynamics АХ 2012 implementation supported Van Rees Russia at its further growth stage. We have optimized and automated key business processes and got efficient analytic tools that were earlier available only for our HQ. We also do not need to support several ERP systems, as all operations are carried out with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. – commented Andrey Machavariani, Van Rees Russia CEO.

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Awara IT experts renew MVP award

We are delighted to greet two Awara IT experts – Alexander Ermakov and Tatyana Pupko on renewed Microsoft Most Valued Professionals awards. Alexander now holds MVP Business Applications awards, as well as Microsoft Azure award. Tatyana remains the only Russian MVP representative among women in Russia. Within the previous Microsoft year Alexander and Tatyana made presentations at international and Russian conferences, such as NAV TechDays, Directions, Azure Day, Insider DevTour, Global Azure Bootcamp. They carried out workshops for Microsoft Dynamics customers and partners, prepared platform overviews, have been actively promoting Microsoft solutions to the Russian market and took part at Digital Transformation events.

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Awara IT becomes a member of International Association of Microsoft Channel Partners

International Association of Microsoft Channel Partners is the largest global Microsoft partners community presented in 100 countries. IAMCP gives its members tools to network, learn and expand. It also helps members closely interact with the professional community and increases Microsoft products awareness on the IT market. What does this membership mean to Awara IT and our customers? Additional knowledge in development strategies, sales, marketing and tech competences of our employees based on Microsoft professionals advice and background. We also have more partner-to-partner referral and alliance opportunities, proactive participation in Microsoft partner programs and further relationships development with Microsoft.

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Awara IFRS Reporter is available at Microsoft AppSource

Awara IFRS reporter is a tool that moves the manual (e.g. XLS based) routines into a system that is person-independent. Key approach of Awara IFRS Reporter is to convert local accounting standards into IFRS accounts according to pre-defined mapping rules. Once having set up the reporter, the preparation of reports is done as automatically as possible. Mapping rules are flexibly set up, and allow making complex transformations. Awara IFRS Reporter gets data from various ERP and accounting systems without using any additional local files. Final reports can be exported from Awara IFRS Reporter. For more details please check Microsoft Appource.  

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CNews: Digitalization life hacks from Microsoft partners

  Cnews online has released a series of articles with business digitalization lifehacks. The authors of these articles are experts from Microsoft partner companies which won the Microsoft partnership contest in various categories in 2018-2019. Microsoft Partner of the Year in Russia in 2019 and winner of three local nominations, Awara IT is among these authors. In his article, Awara IT Managing Partner Alexander Ermakov recommends following technology trends. “Constantly keeping abreast of new technologies is critical for business and should be done non-stop, because technological backwardness will make competing with more digitally advanced market players impossible,” sums up Alexander. As an example of strategically effective digital business transformation, Alexander shared some significant cases of the year. One of them is Awara IT solution for Business Central in Russia with local data collection and cloud analytics. This solution helped the client to enter the Russian market without a hitch technically as well as from a legal standpoint. A coffee house with artificial intelligence and blockchain is another example which became known before its opening thanks to a new approach to HoReCa. Awara IT experts developed for this coffee house the Microsoft Azure-based Trace Coffee Beans blockchain solution which helps tracking the entire delivery route from plantation to cup, ensuring information safety and consistency. The focus of this solution is on fair trade and ethical production.

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Awara IT recognized as 2019 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year in Russia

Saint-Petersburg, Russia — June 7, 2019 — Awara IT today proudly announced it has won the 2019 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award in Russia. The company was honored among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology. “We need strong competitors to move the market forward to be successful as a Microsoft partner ourselves”, says company’s co-owner Alexander Ermakov. Awards were presented in several categories, with winners chosen from a set of more than 2,900 entrants from 115 countries worldwide. Awara IT was recognized for providing outstanding solutions and services, as well as representing excellent subsidiary engagement in Russia. The Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Awards honor partners at the country level that have demonstrated business excellence in delivering Microsoft solutions to multiple customers over the past year. This award recognizes Awara IT as succeeding in effective engagement with its local Microsoft office while showcasing innovation and business impact with modern solutions of Microsoft Azure and Business Applications, driving customer satisfaction, and winning new customers. “We are honored to recognize Awara IT of Russia as a Microsoft Country Partner of the Year,” said Gavriella Schuster, corporate vice president, One Commercial Partner, Microsoft Corp. “Awara IT has distinguished itself as an exemplary partner, demonstrating remarkable expertise and innovation to help customers achieve more.” Apart from Country Partner of the Year, Awara IT has succeeded in winning three more local nominations this year in the following categories: Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Partner of the Year, Teamwork Partner of the Year and (second time in a raw!) Power BI Partner of the Year. Microsoft official press release For additional information: marketing manager Julia Abramova, 8 (812) 244-04-40 Julia.Abramova@awara-it.com

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