A challenge for Non For Profit NetSuite Clients are the numerous segmentations that can be applied in a transaction. A Donation, Pledge, or Grant record could require multiple segmentations to help the Client manage funds that are coming into the organizations; many funds have specific applications or restrictions on how it can be used. If used improperly, it can cause Client to lose the funds. SuiteKey is designed specifically to help the User more efficiently enter data on a transaction level.
Whether you have in house developers or working with NetSuite Partners, it is good to have some standards around testing implementations and new customizations. Generally, for brand new implementations or customizations, the testing advice is the same though the individual cases may be different.
If you are thinking of implementing NetSuite's Fixed Asset Management Bundle, you will most likely have existing assets that are currently being depreciating. These are the Mid Life Assets that you will need to bring into the Fixed Asset module. I want to share with you some tips and tricks that have helped me when I've uploaded assets for customers.
As much as we plan and prepare, most projects will run into situations that throw either budget, schedule, or both off tracks. Sometimes you can save the go live date or budget and sometimes you need to make a change. This is where the project manager is worth their weight in gold. Generally speaking, there are 3 stages a project manager goes through when a project is off track. How well a project manager handles each stage is a direct impact to the success of the project.
As a NetSuite Administrator, it's important to know tips and tricks of how to troubleshoot and manage system integrity. NetSuite provides an Administrator with a lot of auditing tools to help him or her do their job well. Below are a few more commonly used auditing functions.
NetSuite ERP has a powerful and robust database structure; it consumes data and outputs data in either it’s the rawest form or organized summaries. NetSuite users are used to massaging and manipulating data. VLOOKUP is a common EXCEL function that is used to map data together. If you want something better but just not at a Dba level, INDEX and MATCH are powerful EXCEL functions.