For manufacturing and metals companies, business intelligence is the key to the future. 

The companies that will survive and grow in today’s competitive market will be the companies that use business intelligence technology to turn their data into superior business decisions. 

We’ve developed a solution that helps your company do just that.

Crowe Operational Analytics for manufacturing and metals is a robust reporting and analytics solution that gives you automated access to key data in an easy-to-use format. With instant access to your data warehouse, you can increase margins, reduce inefficiency, and grow your business.

Get easy visibility into your operational analytics

Slice and aggregate your data more easily with a forward-looking, immediate result dashboard; drill down to gain insight to the underlying factors affecting your margins, profitability, and cash flow.

Turn raw data into strategic action

Use operational analytics to find out where your money’s going, effectively cost your inventory and sales, reduce scrap and rework, and minimize machine downtime. 

Get the reports you need – quickly

Say goodbye to the stress of missed reporting deadlines. Operational analytics can take a month-long reporting process down to days – or even hours – and users can create both ad hoc reports and dashboards. 

Gain insights tailored for the way you do business

You’ll have the ability to customize costing algorithms, production operations, scrap calculations, classifications, and more.

Now you can take advantage of industrial-strength operational analytics. 

Some of the largest metals and manufacturing companies in the world use Crowe Operational Analytics because it has customized functionality just for these industries. But these features aren’t one-size-fits-all. We can tailor them to how you do business. 

Industry-specific analytics 

See insights with prebuilt dashboards just for metals. Filter and refine the data by business, location, attributes, and more. 

Ad hoc reporting  

Give business users the ability to create and review their own reports in an easy-to-understand format. 

Costing and charge analysis 

Keep a close eye on material, scrap, direct/indirect labor, depreciation, and overhead – and on charges like freight, tariffs, and packaging. 

Analyze historical trends 

Get historical snapshots for analyzing trends across different products, specifications, payables, receivables, and on-hand inventory. 

Manage inventory more efficiently 

Connect general ledger to actual purchases and show inventory value; lower purchasing costs for improved margins. 

Bring data and systems together  

Pull in your legacy data and show it together with your new data, and sync with areas like HR and time keeping. 

Analyze historical trends 

Get historical snapshots for analyzing trends across different products, specifications, payables, receivables, and on-hand inventory. 

Manage inventory more efficiently 

Connect general ledger to actual purchases and show inventory value; lower purchasing costs for improved margins. 

Bring data and systems together  

Pull in your legacy data and show it together with your new data, and sync with areas like HR and time keeping. 

Tag-level reporting and customized modules 

Inventory, sales, purchasing, receivables, finance, or production – drill down to detailed data and use industry-specific modules to report on every angle. 

Leading-edge technology 

Crowe Operational Analytics is built upon Microsoft Azure™ – among the best in cloud computing – and uses the strength of Microsoft Power BI™ to bring you visualized reporting. 

Tag-level reporting and customized modules 

Inventory, sales, purchasing, receivables, finance, or production – drill down to detailed data and use industry-specific modules to report on every angle. 

Leading-edge technology 

Crowe Operational Analytics is built upon Microsoft Azure™ – among the best in cloud computing – and uses the strength of Microsoft Power BI™ to bring you visualized reporting. 

Want to see it first? 

Contact us today for a 30-minute demo to see the features of Crowe Operational Analytics for yourself. 

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Questions? Our team is ready to help.

Want to know more about how Crowe Operational Analytics works? Interested in trying a 30-minute demo? Drop an email or give us a call and we’ll set you up with the resources you’re looking for. 

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