28 august 2013
Central Telegraph moves to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 with GMCS
Central Telegraph, one of the leading telecom operator with more than a century of history, moves to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 within the optimization of financial and economic management.

Central Telegraph is the first Russian telecom company using Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. A project is a part of continued cooperation with GMCS, a member of MAYKOR. GMCS will not only optimize and transfer the current functionality (finances and treasury) to the platform Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 but also implement a new functionality. The new functionality includes electronic document management implemented on the base of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. The system allows Central Telegraph to improve electronic document management processes and to reduce the timing of harmonization of various documents, including through the creation of a unified document repository.

After project completion, the customer will get an updated business tool to conduct bookkeeping and management accounting, planning and control over funds in different details, as well as fully automated document management.

"Central Telegraph had been using Microsoft Dynamics AX since 2005. During this time, there had been numerous projects on the optimization and extension of the system functionality. Due to the current project, we are expecting to get more powerful IT system thanks to the consolidation of the existing and new business processes within the unified platform and additional options provided by Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. According to our expectations, it will allow improving the effectiveness of financial management, transparency of cash flow and make the processes of interaction between structural divisions more convenient and understandable," said Andrey Lykov, CIO of Central Telegraph.

"The project is a complete transition of the core functionality of Central Telegraph for financial and treasury management to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, including settings and updates made by the customer before. We are glad that our company performing one of the first projects in telecom. Besides, today our customers could benefit from GMCS' solution for telecommunication companies based on Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, expanded in the accordance with the new functionality and fully matching the industry requirements in accounting, corporate reporting, integration with billing systems and others," said Sergey Korovin, Business Director of GMCS.

About Central Telegraph

Central Telegraph is a Russian telecommunications company which provides different services such as fixed-line telephony and internet access, IPTV, rental of communication channels, electrical documentation, integrated business solutions such as IP PBX and video surveillance. The company works mainly in Moscow. It is owned 100% by Rostelecom. 

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