Hitachi Solutions Launches new version of SYN//AX Solution for Manufacturing Industry

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Advanced Planning and Scheduling Add-On for Microsoft Dynamics AX

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SYN//AX offers an innovative approach to efficiently manage production resources, easily react to changes, optimize planning and scheduling.

Hitachi Solutions America, Ltd., a leading provider of global industry solutions based on Microsoft Dynamics AX and Microsoft Dynamics CRM and Global Reseller Partner of the Year, today announced a newly released version of SYN//AX, an add-on solution designed to maximize the benefits of Microsoft Dynamics AX for the manufacturing industry.

The SYN//AX solution includes pre-built functionality and controls that automate and streamline manufacturing systems and processes. It is flexible and cost-effective compared to other market solutions and is key to optimizing resource capacity, scheduling resources effectively, and modeling production flows.

Some of the new SYN//AX features and functionality include:

  •     Priority scheduling logic

o    Prioritize orders by customer
o    Prioritize orders by item

  •     Forward Scheduling for MRP
  •     Enhanced edit-ability of visual planning screens
  •     Visual plan metrics
  •     Apply action/MRP suggested Change
  •     Enhanced order splitting

“Advanced planning and scheduling can be complex and most existing solutions in the marketplace today are inflexible. SYN//AX offers an innovative approach to efficiently manage production resources, easily react to changes, optimize planning and scheduling, and speedup time to value,” said Gary Peterson, executive vice president, Hitachi Solutions America.
Hitachi Solutions will be highlighting SYN//AX and other Hitachi Solutions during Microsoft Dynamics Convergence 2015 from March 16 to 19 in Atlanta, Georgia. To find out more, or visit


About Hitachi Solutions America, Ltd.

Hitachi Solutions America, Ltd. helps its customers to successfully compete with the largest global enterprises using powerful, easy-to-use, and affordable industry solutions built on Microsoft Dynamics AX and Microsoft Dynamics CRM enhanced with world class Business Analytics, and Portals and Collaboration. Recognized as the Microsoft 2014 CRM Global Partner of the Year and the 2014 Dynamics Global Outstanding Reseller of the Year, Hitachi Solutions America provides global capabilities with regional offices in United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, India, Japan, China, and South East Asia. For more information, call 949.242.1300 or visit:

About Hitachi Solutions, Ltd.

Hitachi Solutions, Ltd., headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a core member of Information & Telecommunication Systems Company of Hitachi Group and a recognized leader in delivering proven business and IT strategies and solutions to companies across many industries. The company provides value-driven services throughout the IT life cycle from systems planning to systems integration, operation and maintenance. Hitachi Solutions delivers products and services of superior value to customers worldwide through key subsidiaries in the United States, Europe, China and India. The flagship company in the Hitachi Group’s information and communication system solutions business, Hitachi Solutions also offers solutions for social innovation such as smart cities. For more information on Hitachi Solutions, please visit:

About Hitachi, Ltd.

Hitachi, Ltd., headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a leading global electronics company with approximately 326,000 employees worldwide. The company’s consolidated revenues for fiscal 2013 (ended March 31, 2014) totaled 9,616 billion yen ($93.3 billion). Hitachi is focusing more than ever on the Social Innovation Business, which includes infrastructure systems, information & telecommunication systems, power systems, construction machinery, high functional material & components, automotive systems and others. For more information on Hitachi, please visit the company’s website at

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