Achieving a clear match between business expectations and project plans is crucial to success in implementing ERP systems. ABS NS’ Implement for Success methodology ensures that objectives are met on every project and the interests of the mariner are included in every activity.
The Implement for Success methodology ensures that technology is deployed to match business needs and employs a five-stage process of configuration and training activities leading to fleet-wide adoption and continuous improvement. At every stage the project team focuses both on getting the system ready for the business and getting the business ready for the system.
NS assists in all aspects of technical implementation and project management, focusing on turnkey solutions delivering improved results for both onshore staff and crew.
Standard and customized training is available to ensure effective adoption by staff and crew, reflecting best practices as implemented in your organization.
NS helps gather, cleanse and populate all machinery data required to set up a working fleet management system quickly and efficiently.
Process improvement and balanced scorecard reviews by senior NS staff offer actionable information for achieving long-term objectives and refreshing an existing implementation. Building on the Balanced Scorecard review, internal procedures are reviewed against NS Best Practice Workflows to identify variations and determine where improvements should be considered.
NS consultants use the combined knowledge of ABS and NS to deliver best practice advice in adapting business processes to technology solutions, utilizing the knowledge base assembled by the NS Fleet Management Center of Excellence.
Leveraging NS data is key to an enduring competitive advantage. Custom reports and interfaces from a team of dedicated experts enable maximum usage of NS data in each client environment.
Through our System Optimization Services, ABS Nautical Systems works with clients to ensure they are getting optimal use out of the NS Enterprise suite to avoid these problems and improve operational efficiency.
The NS Technical Systems Review is a 5-point technical assessment that optimizes the NS user experience and reviews the status of often overlooked system administration tasks.