Performance is always an issue when working with computers and software. In this article I will go over some of the key elements that claim the performance and data throughput when working with ABC Analyzer.
Enter incorrect or inadequate data and create misleading analyses: It seems obvious that an analysis is never better than the data it is created from… ABC Analyzer gives the user (you!) the possibility to do a fantastic array of various different analyses that each can highlight relevant aspects of your business. The software can respond […]
In the newest version of ABC Analyzer we have updated the “Help & Support” menu, accessible from the top menu bar. The “Help & Support” menu contains three sub menus: “Learning Center and Support”, “Version” and “About”.
ABC Analyzer 4.2.0 is scheduled for release on May 18th 2010. This release resolves many issues regarding various aspects of the program including but not limited to: Error occurring when interacting with the user interface while calculating or updating views (Ref.: 1141, 1144).
Statements like these are excellent for marketing but do they help operations? In my experience, they have become part of most retailers’ and wholesalers’ identity. They help to create environments with extreme focus on doing everything possible to satisfy the customers, a behaviour that is causing some problems in operations. At ABC Softwork, I work […]
It is now possible to save setups as templates in ABC Analyzer. So what is a template? Basically, it ‘s an ABC project without the data. Why use templates? Let’s say you’ve loaded data, made filters, formulas and categorizations, and you want to share
It all began with Pareto and the 80/20 principle. The inventor Vilfredo Pareto was born in France in 1848, and no-one expected that he would discover a natural principle which can be applied to almost all fields of science. The discovery was made during a study of how wealth was distributed among the Italian population. In […]
When you create a calculated column in ABC Analyzer (see link), you have a variety of predefined functions at your disposal. You can combine these functions as you like, which makes creating a complex formula easy. In the usual “Edit Formula” dialog (that you find by clicking “Functions->Add” in the top menu in ABC Analyzer) the […]
Let’s look at how easy it is to calculate new columns in ABC Analyzer. Example, suppose we want to calculate a new column called Turnover rate. We open the “Edit Formula”-dialog by clicking “Functions->Add” in the top menu in ABC Analyzer: In the “Field name” textbox, we type Turnover rate to give the new column […]
Best practice: Bevola A/S has reduced inventory levels dramatically through special agreements with key subcontractors. What is most surprising is that the new agreements are for mutual benefits. Bevola, a Europe-based manufacturing company offering products and solutions for the transport sector, has reduced inventory levels on their most important products (AA […]