2009 Microsoft Asia High Tech Summit

Event Details
Date: October 26-27, 2009
Venue: Hotel Nikko, Tokyo, Japan

Event Overview
The Microsoft Asia High Tech Summit brings together business and IT executives to discuss sustained business value realized from innovative IT and business solutions available for today’s high tech challenges.

The theme for this year’s summit is ‘Seize the Opportunity: Innovation in a Connected World.’ Topics address the key forces that are changing the basis of competition in the high tech industry. To compete, enterprises must assemble and effectively integrate a globally connected network of partners, customers, and end consumers in an innovative manner.

Session Details
Topic: Introduction example of compact ERP Dynamics Navision by Toshiba
Session: Customer case study 7
Date: October 27, 2009
Time: 10:40-11:20 Tokyo Time
Speaker: Masaru Shimazu, Senior Manager, Global Information Systems, Management Dept. Information Systems Center of Toshiba Corporation

Session Description
The session discusses how Infosys proposed the Hub and Spoke implementation model for Microsoft Dynamics Navision, a light weight ERP solution at Toshiba India Private Limited (TIPL). Infosys’ model helped TIPL seamlessly integrate with Oracle application at Toshiba Corporation.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV realized benefits such as an integrated ERP application that drastically reduced manual errors, increased ease in administration due to minimized local barriers such as language and time zones, improved local accountability, efficient performance due to application running on local servers with smaller user counts and low Total Cost of Ownership.