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Recent News

V-Launcher Certified for VISUAL 7.1.1

May 9, 2014

The Virant Group has released an update to our popular V-Launcher utility for use with a single site on Infor ERP VISUAL 7.1.1.

New Release of V-Launcher Available

October 2, 2012

The Virant Group has a new release of our popular V-Launcher utility for Infor ERP VISUAL available. This release includes two all new tasks that automate the Generate/Print Invoices routine and Post A/R Invoice Journals routine, as well as new printing options and other fixes. View our product information for a complete list of updates.

Electronic Release of Data Dictionary for Infor ERP VISUAL 7.0.0

August 23, 2012

The Virant Group has released the popular Data Dictionary in an electronic PDF format. The electronic dictionary has all the same features of the print dictionary, plus the ability to search the document and enhanced navigation allows you to find the information you're searching for faster. There are many more benefits to the electronic dictionary - check out the product information for all the details!

Re-vamped Take 2

March 7, 2012

Do you find yourself wishing you could do a second take on your VISUAL implementation? Our Take 2 draws on our years of experience to provide a complete, cost effective solution for VISUAL database re-implementations and now we have re-vamped our Take 2 to make it even easier!

Data Dictionary for Infor ERP VISUAL 7.0.0 Available

February 21, 2012

The Virant Group has just released an update of our popular Data Dictionary for Infor ERP VISUAL 7.0.0. There are many changes and additions to this dictionary including a complete redesign to be Microsoft SQL Server database centric. The formatting of each section has been redesigned to make finding data easier and text more legible. Check out the product information for even more!

Costing Webinar

December 22, 2011

In December we led two webinars for a client who had questions about costing. Do you have questions regarding how ERP VISUAL deals with costing? We can tailor a webinar for you that will go through either standard or actual costing, costing rules, true actual cost, document based costing, and more. Please contact us for more information.

Automation and Emailing of Customer Order Acknowledgments

December 19, 2011

The Virant Group recently did a customization to ERP VISUAL 6.5.3 that automates batch processing of Customer Order Acknowledgments and sends them via email to customers on a daily basis. If you are interested in learning more about this customization or have a need for another customization, please contact us.

Releasing V-Launcher 3.3

September 28, 2011

The Virant Group is announcing a new version of our popular V-Launcher utility. This release includes all the new features in the recent 3.2 release, plus additional functionality to make it compatible with Infor ERP VISUAL 7.0.0.

Releasing V-Launcher 3.2

September 12, 2011

The Virant Group is announcing a new version of our popular V-Launcher utility. New wizards and task groups make it even easier to automate your routine VISUAL tasks across multiple databases and schedules.

All New Data Dictionary for Infor ERP VISUAL Global Financials

July 26, 2011

The Virant Group is announcing the release of a new addition to our series of popular dictionaries, the Data Dictionary for Infor ERP VISUAL Global Financials. It will begin shipping in mid-August.

The Virant Group's New Development Offices

June 10, 2011

The development team is excited to be moving into the historic Colloseum Building on Lake Street in Minneapolis. Our new space, in a former grand ballroom, will provide AMPle room and opportunity to be creative (and plenty of room for the Welcoming Committee to play).

Data Dictionary for Infor ERP VISUAL 6.5.3 & 6.5.4 Available

May 12, 2010

The Virant Group is now accepting pre-release sales of our popular Data Dictionary updated for Infor ERP VISUAL 6.5.3 & 6.5.4. Shipping is expected to begin in late May. A supplement for VISUAL 6.5.2 is also available.

Releasing V-Ferret 1.1

June 1, 2009

V-Ferret 1.1 will be released this week. This new release is SQLBase compatible. We will continue live demonstrations of V-Ferret via GoToMeeting. Sign-up on the V-Ferret demos page to be notified of upcoming webinars and receive an invitation to participate.

V-Ferret Releasing in December

November 24 , 2008

V-Ferret is currently in beta testing and will be released in December. We will be holding V-Ferret demo webinars. Sign-up on the V-Ferret demos page to be notified of upcoming webinars and receive an invitation to participate.

V-Ferret in Beta Testing

August 14, 2008

The Virant Group is developing an exciting new product called V-Ferret.

V-Launcher 3.1 Released

January 4, 2008

The Virant Group has released an upgrade to our popular V-Launcher utility. It is now fully compatible with VISUAL 6.5.2.

Part Inquiry and Classification 2.0 Releasing Soon

December 26, 2007

The Virant Group will be releasing Part Inquiry and Classification 2.0 soon. We are currently accepting pre-release orders.

The Virant Team is Growing

August 20, 2007

The Virant Group is proud to announce a new addition to our team. Mike Haase will be our new operations manager.
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Client Portal Upgrades

April 20, 2007

The Virant Group will be upgrading Client Portals to Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 from April 20 - May 1.

New Online Customer Support

April 02, 2007

The Virant Group has implemented a new support system. Customers will be able to access an entirely new support interface. This will include a new knowledgebase containing FAQs, product information, updates, and release information. The new ticketing system will allow customers to register and track support history. Combined, this system will allow us to get relevant information to users and respond to customers' needs faster.

The Virant Client Portal

August 28, 2006

The Virant Group has launched the Virant Client Portal in order to provide our clients, partners and staff a central, consistent and efficient tool for communication, document and project management powered by Microsoft SharePoint Services.

New Release of Reports and Data Dictionary

June 13, 2006

The Virant Group announces the new release of the Reports Dictionary for VISUAL 6.5. The release date is set for mid August. The Data Dictionary for VISUAL 6.5 will soon follow.

New Services Area Online

Mar 20, 2006

To help our customers better understand our professional services, the Virant Group has redone the Services area on our web site.

'Take 2' Service Launched

Mar 19, 2006

'Take 2' is the first of our specialized professional services to be launched by the Virant Group.

The Virant Group Begins Launching New Line of Specialized Professional Services

Mar 10, 2006

The Virant Group will begin offering services that until now were only available on a customer basis.  Our years of experience will go into these cost effective turn-key solutions.  Look for further announcements.

New Sales Information Area Online

Jan 27, 2006

Questions about purchasing products from us? Need to know our policies regarding the sale of our products? The new sales information area on the web site is available to make purchasing from The Virant Group as easy as possible. We want to make you feel confident and secure in buying products from us.

Get the Latest Release of V-Launcher

Jan 20, 2006

This handy VISUAL extension saves time by automating routine tasks. V-Launcher version 3.0 is now shipping and available on our web site.

V-Launcher 3.0 to be Released Soon

Jan 11, 2006

V-Launcher version 3.0 will begin shipping on January 20th. It includes all new updates for VISUAL 6.4 compatibility.

Now Shipping Data Dictionary 6.4

Aug 20, 2005

The Data Dictionary for VISUAL Enterprise™ 6.4 is now shipping. For more information see the Data Dictionary product specs.

Data Dictionary 6.4 to be Released Soon

July 30, 2005

The Data Dictionary for VISUAL Enterprise™ 6.4 is being prepared for printing and will be available for shipping on August 17th. Release 6.4 of VISUAL Enterprise™ is considered a major release in that it contains many cross-functional changes from the previous release. Because of the scope of the changes to the database an entire re-write of the Data Dictionary is required to support this release. Since the book has been rewritten from cover-to-cover we took the opportunity to incorporate many suggestions from the user community.

The Virant Group also announces the release of Reports Dictionary for VISUAL Enterprise™ 6.4. It will be ready to ship late this fall. Both of these new dictionaries can be ordered now and shipped when available.

V-Closer 2.0 Currently Available

July 28, 2005

The Virant Group released the newest version of V-Closer for VISUAL Enterprise™. Previous versions of V-Closer will no longer be available.

Virant Launches New Web Site

May 12, 2005

The Virant Group is proud to launch our new web site, and this is only the beginning.  We hope you enjoy our clean new layout, easier navigation, and new content.  Even more new content is expected to come this summer, including expanded on-line support.
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