Advanta Software, specialist IT solutions provider to the Logistics and 3PL markets, has announced that its long time client BRN Benchmark (BRN) has upgraded to ATLAS, Advanta’s next generation logistics suite, as well as to ATLAS eZorder 2, its latest B2B internet order management solution
ATLAS eZorder v2. written in the latest Microsoft .Net framework, provides an extensive range of web based order entry, monitoring and management facilities, and is fully integrated to the ATLAS Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain execution and eLogitsics suites.
ATLAS is a comprehensive suite of over thirty software application modules designed to manage all facets of distribution, freight management, warehouse management, contract warehousing, order processing, inventory and supply chain management, sales analysis and e-fulfilment.
ATLAS is modular, allowing users to implement what they need and add to it over time as more functionality is needed. All modules are integrated and work together in a consistent way. They can also be integrated with third party applications.
ATLAS is made up from four application sets;
Supply Chain Execution covering Warehouse Management, Paperless Warehousing , Scan Packing, Freight Management, 3PL (3rd Party Logistics) Client Billing
Supply Chain Management covering Distribution, Purchasing, Vendor Management, Distribution Resource Planning, and Financials
eLogistics including Web ordering, Web enquiries, Track and Trace, Web portals, Document management and distribution
Customer Relationship Management – including Contact Management, Email Management, and Opportunity Management
ATLAS is highly configurable. It has been designed to meet the varied needs of a wide range of organisations using simple configuration options and modularity. Advanta also provides customisation for needs that cannot be satisfied by configuration.
ATLAS eZorder is a comprehensive eBusiness product suite for the placement, monitoring and management of business-to-business (B2B) web ordering. It is widely used by Advanta’s logistics clients and Advanta’s Third Party Logistics companies’ client base.
ATLAS eZorder v2 is not a minor release. It represents a complete re-write using Microsoft’s latest .Net technology framework. At the same time it boasts an extensive range of innovations. Some of the key features of ATLAS eZorder V2 are; -
Simple and intuitive B2B Order Entry providing rapid order capture
Intuitive and flexible product search for product by code, any word of the product description, and category, enabling quick location of products
Category tree and display of product images and product specifications
Comprehensive tracking of orders throughout the fulfilment process; Ready to process, Picking in
Progress, Despatched, Delivered, with direct recall and display of the proof-of-delivery document
Repeat and standing orders are catered for using order templates
Full order history is maintained and is available for reporting with a wide range of selection filters
Users can download their own product catalogue, complete with images, eliminating the need to have these printed and despatched
Flexible and powerful configuration is provided, enabling ;-
the customisation of look and feel so eZorder can match the client’s web site
tailoring of menus to enhance or limit functionality by user groups
business rules to manage the allocation of stock to customers
a full range of security options
Complete integration to Advanta’s other ATLAS modules including Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Execution, and Transport management. eZorder can be called directly from ATLAS A3 Client portal
Custom integration to third-party ERP and Supply chain management software is also available with XML import and export of products, customers and orders. Real-time stock availability enquiries can also be provided.