By Greg Wilson
Saudi-based development and real estate company streamlines business with Microsoft's ERP suite.
Arriyadh Development Company is streamlining its business with the implementation a enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution from Microsoft. The development and real estate company has hired Microsoft Business Solutions partner, CompuSoft, to help it move from its collection of standalone applications to the integrated suite.“Organising and coordinating among the several individual IT systems in a company as large and complex as ours is not easy. We have property-specific subsystems, for example, so we require integration as well as multi-site functionality,” comments Dr. Khalid Al Dughaither, general manager, Arriyadh Development Company.“We found CompuSoft, with its Microsoft Business Solutions eEnterprise solution, was capable of meeting the complete lists of demands necessary to take Arriyadh Development Company into the future,” adds Al Dughaither.The initial phase of the implementation will automate the financial processes within Arriyadh. The project will provide users to capture up-to-the-minute financial information whenever they need it.Subsequent phases of the project will add helpdesk functionality and total office automation. The eEnterprise application suite provides a collaborative environment for information sharing and management across the Microsoft platform.