Columbus focuses its solutions and resources on three important industries—manufacturing, food production and distribution, and retail. Our solutions extend Microsoft Dynamics with end-to-end functionality for the specific processes and events in manufacturing, food, and retail companies. You begin by realizing your goals and strategies for a productive, competitive operation. You also benefit from our innovation and leadership in ERP, cloud, mobile, IoT, and social technologies to gain a lasting advantage in digital business transformation.

Manufacturing Solutions


23rd May, 2018
10 reasons why you need Microsoft Azure

The number of organisations who are incorporating cloud-based technologies as part of their businesses models is significantly increasing, whether it is a hybrid approach or a full cloud implementation. With the rise of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML), Microsoft have made announcements that Azure will power multiple new projects in AI and ML.

Categories: Manufacturing

16th April, 2018
Webinar: A smart roadmap for digital change in manufacturing

Columbus to host webinar on 8 May in conjunction with The Manufacturer. A recent survey found that 72% of industrial companies in Europe are planning to invest more into Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies in the next three years, as they expect them to deliver significant competitive and financial advantages.

Categories: Manufacturing

Manufacturing supportive blog image - processing machinery
13th April, 2018
Industry 4.0, Industry X.0 - where do we stand with digital transformation in manufacturing?

In his contribution to our recent Manufacturing 2020 report, Columbus CEO and author of bestselling business manual “Disrupt or Die”, Thomas Honoré pointed out that even before Industry 4.0 had fully matured, 'Industry X.0’ ideas were already being developed.

Categories: Manufacturing