Integrating with SAP Business One

SAP is a leader in the ERP industry, and provides an excellent solution for midsized companies in SAP Business One, one of PlanetTogether APS’ specialties. We integrate not only to SAP, but also Production One by Navigator for SAP Business One, providing a flexible and thorough planning and scheduling system, capable of handling manufacturers across […]

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Integrating with Microsoft GP

Microsoft Dynamics GP is an excellent solution for midsized companies and one of PlanetTogether APS’ specialties. We integrate not only to GP, but also GP Manufacturing Module by augmenting the ERP with state of the art planning and scheduling system, capable of handling manufacturers across any industry. Imagine the places that PlanetTogether can take your […]

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Integrating with Microsoft NAV

With your existing investment in Microsoft Dynamics, improving your order turnaround times and cutting manufacturing costs has never been easier. You can easily improve your planning and scheduling process by “plugging in” PlanetTogether, the leading production planning and scheduling tool for Microsoft Dynamics. Built from the bottom up in the .NET Framework, Microsoft’s flagship architecture, […]

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Integrating with Microsoft Dynamics AX

AX is one of our specialties and we can tailor a solution specific to what’s important to your company. Compatible Versions PlanetTogether APS is pre-integrated with AX 2012, 2009, 4.0, and can also be retrofitted to earlier versions. PlanetTogether APS and Microsoft Dynamics AX Integration PlanetTogether APS Launching within Microsoft Dynamics AX   Here are […]

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ERP Integrations

PlanetTogether is pre-integrated with most common ERP systems and can be integrated any system that has an open database or API or can export data. There are three common “levels” of integration: Scheduling with Capacity Constraints ERP generates Work Orders and Planned Orders APS imports this data for scheduling/optimization APS pushes schedule dates and resources […]

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Integration Plan

Below are some key questions that need to be considered when setting up an interface with APS: Key Questions: Which data will you need? Resources Resources are machines, people, equipment, or anything else that is temporarily used to perform production in your shop.  (Materials are handled separately and are not considered Resources as they are […]

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Microsoft Dynamics AX Mappings

 Plant Mappings A plant represents a physical production facility and can be optimized independently if there are no inter-plant constraints. * = Required Property Description Type Select From Field AX Element ExternalId* Unique identifier. String APS_Plants PlantID dbo.InventSite.SITEID Name* Display text that identifies the Plant. String APS_Plants PlantName dbo.InventSite.NAME Department Mappings A department contains a […]

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Import using ODBC

1) Create System DSN using ODBC Data Sources (64bit) Program. – Note you’ll need to install ODBC drivers to fit your specific need. (Excel, MYSQL, etc.) 2) Using Instance Manager set… – Import Connection Type: ODBC – Server Name: “ODBCname” – User Name: “leave blank” – Password: “Leave blank” Resulting connection string will look like: […]

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Linking PlanetTogether to a Database

SQL Server Required Files and Locations When creating a new Instance, you’ll be able to choose a specific Integration Code.  Certain files will be loaded into the Instance based on this Code.  For this ‘How To’ I’ll be using Dynamics AX as an Integration Code, but the instructions are essentially the same for all other Integrations. […]

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