Oct 21, 2009

New Version of Elmo Solutions' Agni Link released

QUEBEC, Canada- - Elmo Solutions today announced it will launch a new version of its CAD-ERP Data Integration Solution, Agni Link, which works with Microsoft Windows® 7 to offer customers enhanced security, as well as innovative user interface features and reliability improvements.

“Our ISV community is alive with innovation, and we’re committed to helping our partners drive the next generation of software experiences,” said Ross Brown, Vice President of ISV and Solutions Partners for the Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft. “Adding compatibility for the latest Microsoft operating systems helps ISVs to stay ahead of the competition and give their customers access to cutting-edge technologies.”

“We are excited to launch this new version of Agni Link,” said Ricardo Talbot, Science Officer at Elmo Solutions. “Making our application compatible with Microsoft Windows 7 helps us offer our customers compelling benefits, including improved security and reliability features, advanced graphic hardware acceleration and full support for multi-core processing”

Through extensive use of the .NET Framework, Agni Link fully leverages the enhancements brought by Microsoft Windows 7, thus significantly enhancing the ROI on each Agni Link implementation.

Agni Link is a client-server companion to CAD / PDM / PLM applications that provides real-time, bidirectional data integration with ERP systems, among which:

* Microsoft Dynamics NAV (Navision)
* Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
* Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains)
* Microsoft Dynamics SL (Solomon)
* Microsoft Dynamics CRM

This outstanding application offers a unique and reliable way to integrate CAD, PDM, PLM and ERP data, automatically resolving discrepancies, and allowing editing of product data using possible values obtained "live" from the ERP application, thus ensuring perfect synchronization of both data sets and completely eliminating redundant data entry as well as costly errors. Agni Link clients are currently available for the following applications:

* Dassault Systemes SolidWorks
* Autodesk Inventor
* AutoCAD
* AutoCAD Electrical
* AutoCAD Mechanical
* AutoCAD Architectural
* Dassault Systemes Workgroup PDM
* Dassault Systemes Enterprise PDM
* Autodesk Vault

Agni Link can process and synchronize a wide range of product data from either environment, including:

* Bills of Materials (BoMs)
* Estimating
* Sales Quotes
* CRM data