IDS Astra G2 for Marine – v11.14.07

Integrated Dealer Systems is pleased to announce that Astra G2 Version 11.14.07 is now generally available.  This release contains a variety of customer specific enhancements; continues to improve on performance, usability, and reporting; and further refines document management and mobile application capabilities.

Release Highlights

Setup and Administration

Performance & Usability

 

  • CRM Leads Screen loads much faster than it did previously
  • Deleting CRM Leads is now much quicker
  • Consolidate customer comments from various areas into one place
  • Add inclusions to a unit from F&I Quote or Deal in a single step
  • Clear a technician’s schedule in a single step

 

Reporting

Reporting

 

  • Find reports easier by category

 

Parts

Document Management

 

  • Add documents to customers & units
  • Documents now travel with a job transferred to another work order
  • Add document types other than images

 

Setup and Administration

Mobile Application                             Astra G2 Add-on

 

  • View and search unit inventory
  • View details for a customer on a work order and call or email the customer directly
  • View details for a unit on a work order
  • Perform a parts count for a pre-selected group of bins or parts
  • Receive purchase orders by scanning items as they are delivered

 

Sales and F&I

Sales and F&I

 

  • Provide required follow-up activities in CRM

 

Service

Parts & Service

 

  • Option to suppress internal and warranty jobs on a printed work order
  • Seasonal mins/maxes

 

Setup and Administration

Back Office

 

  • A GL budget import facility has been introduced

New Ideas

IDS is working on a Rentals program and would like to invite dealers to participate in the focus group. Click the slide presentation to view some of the valued IDS users who have already contributed to the development of this program.

Please contact Ajay Thakur at (800) 962-7872 ext. 143 or a.thakur@ids-astra.com to participate in this program.

Future releases will continue to refine the mobile app, document management, parts management, service efficiency, CRM, and back office functions.

IDS welcomes customer participation and greatly appreciates suggestions and feedback. Please contact Product Management at (800) 962-7872 x185 to submit an enhancement request.

Request an Upgrade

IDS Astra G2
Request Astra G2 v11.14.07 Release Upgrade (DRC login with admin permissions required)

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Download Astra G2 v11.14.07 Release Notes (DRC login is required)

 

If you have any questions about this release, please contact Customer Support or your Account Manager.

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