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QAD Q-ScanIs there an area of your business that could be running more smoothly, but you don’t have the resources to evaluate it? Let QAD help!

Why QAD?

QAD delivers a variety of solutions in the QAD Enterprise Cloud, including QAD Cloud Apps, QAD Cloud Services, and multiple portals housed on the QAD Cloud Portal.

No one knows our software better than we do. Our experts will diagnose the issues that are preventing your business from running efficiently and prescribe the steps required to get the most out of your QAD Enterprise Applications. We offer you what outside consultants cannot: a deep understanding of our functionality and the experience to help you leverage our software to become a more effective enterprise. Whether you are considering an upgrade, or want improved results from your current version, let QAD consultants provide an expert view of what you need to do.

What’s a Q-Scan?

Q-Scans provide you with a diagnostic and prescriptive consultation, performed by QAD experts that focus on a specific area of your business. Our Q-Scans are customizable, have a fixed fee and scope and provides you with the information you need to take your company to the next level. With 28 Q-Scans available, we are certain we can help address your needs.

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What you get:

  • Expert evaluation
  • Prescriptive recommendations
  • Business benefits analysis
  • Implementation project outline:
    • Project scope and goal
    • Timeline
    • Resource requirements
    • Potential benefits and risks assessment

Data Sheets

Identify gaps in company compliance guidelines and current processes, and prioritize improvements to better leverage QAD.

Compliance Q-Scans

Compliance Q-Scans identify gaps between your company’s compliance guidelines and current processes. We help prioritize improvements, and show you how to better leverage QAD Enterprise Applications to address these gaps.

Click the Q-Scans you are interested in below; then, complete the form at right to receive more information from a QAD team member.

MMOG/LE Q-Scan: If you are an automotive supplier who wants to comply with MMOG/LE and identify process improvements, and implement QAD functionality to help close gaps in your work organization, production and capacity planning.

FDA Validation Q-Scan: If you are looking to improve areas such as user change requirements, project plans installation protocols or functional specifications.

21 CFR Part 11 Q-Scan: If you are looking to comply with 21 CFR Part 11 and want an assessment of your security, data transfer, audit trails, electronic signature, training, computer system validation, or procedural infrastructure.

IFRS Q-Scan: If you need to meet IFRS Requirements and want to assess the following areas: finance, personnel changes or systems changes.

Sarbanes Oxley Q-Scan: If you need to comply with Sarbanes Oxley and want to assess security, segregation of duties, system configuration, financial reconciliations or process documentation.

Assess the usability of a specific QAD solution, address business requirements and outline potential business benefits.

Enable Q-Scans

Enable Q-Scans helps you assess the usability of a specific QAD solution. It addresses your specific business requirements and outlines the potential benefits your company can expect.

Click the Q-Scans you are interested in below; then, complete the form at right to receive more information from a QAD team member.

Finance Q-Scan: If you are looking to implement QAD Enterprise Application Finance modules to give you better support in areas such as Multi-GAAP reporting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, or fixed assets.

Transportation Q-Scan: If you are interested in implementing QAD Transportation Management System to help you improve import/export document management, shipping/parcel management, or denied party management.

Asset Management Q-Scan: If you are considering Enterprise Asset Management to help improve plant maintenance or MRO management.

EDI Q-Scan: If you are looking to implement QAD EDI eCommerce or QAD Cloud EDI to improve EDI translator, trading partners, or inbound and outbound messages and documents.

Lot/Serial Tracking Q-Scan: If you are considering QAD Lot/Serial functionality to improve lot/serial number management, traceability or serialization.

Configured Products Q-Scan: If your company wants to implement QAD Product Configurator to improve any of the following areas: item, routing or pricing maintenance; bill of materials, routing management, or planning and scheduling.

Projects Q-Scan: If you need assistance with project estimation, task breakdown, budget controls, scheduled revenue invoices, cost reporting requirements, and more.

Warehousing Q-Scan: If you are thinking of implementing QAD Warehouse Management System to improve receiving, put-away, cycle counting, picking, shipping or inventory and labor management.

Get recommendations on how to improve the use of QAD or to realign it to company business needs.

Process Q-Scans

Process Q-Scans help you improve your use of QAD Enterprise Applications and realign a particular process along industry best practices.

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Design Q-Scan: Helps you with the design and structure of items including new product introduction, product revision management and standard cost calculation.

Engage Q-Scan: Helps improve your marketing efforts including campaign management, mail list management and surveys.

Plan Q-Scan: Helps you with forecasting and demand planning, master production scheduling, capacity management, and more.

Make Q-Scan: Helps you improve the production control process, shop-floor data reporting, material flow or MES integration.

Source Q-Scan: Helps you improve material requirements planning, requisition management, or returns management.

Deliver Q-Scan: Helps you with invoicing, sales analysis, products returns, picking and shipping processes, or custom order management.

Service Q-Scan: Helps you improve your service and support areas, including product installation at the customer site, managing customer service calls, or managing field service.

Receive diagnostic and prescriptive advice specific to the topic of the Q-Scan.

General Q-Scans

General Q-Scans helps customers who are seeking diagnostic and prescriptive advice specific to the topic of the Q-Scan.

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3 Day Value Q-Scan: Thinking about an upgrade? We provide you with a high-level assessment of the expected value from an upgrade, as well as an outline of approach options and a rough project plan.

Upgrade Q-Scan: Planning an upgrade? We help you build a business case, choose the best approach and provide a scope and plan for your upgrade project.

Performance Q-Scan: Having issues with system performance? We show you how to take preventative measures and diagnose issues related to system performance in hardware deployment; CPU, memory or disk utilization; and network performance.

Technical Q-Scan: Need some technical advice? Our experts assess your situation and provide recommendations in areas such as hardware sizing, database deployment and operating system configuration.

Customization Q-Scan: Want to improve or reduce the number of customizations? We help analyze and categorize your custom programs and assess their compliance to QAD development standards.

Analytics Q-Scan: Looking to improve reporting capabilities? We help you with Operational Metrics, Browses and Reporting Framework and explore the possibilities that QAD Business Intelligence can provide.

Learning Q-Scan: Want to increase QAD users’ knowledge? We show you how to improve efficiency, assess user roles, track end user training progress or develop individual training plans.

KPI Q-Scan: Interested in improving your business performance? We focus in on one or more KPI groups, such as supplier performance, financial compliance, asset utilization or IT effectiveness.

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