What is NetSuite Professional Services Automation?
NetSuite’s Professional Services Automation (PSA) solution, SuiteProjects, provides a comprehensive, end-to-end PSA system that supports an entire services business with a single, cloud-based suite. From project and resource management to time and expense tracking, project accounting and billing and invoicing, SuiteProjects helps organizations complete projects quickly and profitably, generate invoices accurately and efficiently and shrink accounts receivable cycles.
Deliver Projects on Time and Within Budget
With the Project 360 dashboard gain a centralized view of key metrics, reports, statuses, and resources, from across SuiteProjects to give project managers greater insight into vital project information. Project managers can quickly identify projects needing attention and take the appropriate corrective action.
Track Skills and Availability
Increase utilization and reduce reliance on subcontractors by easily identifying and assigning consultants who are on the bench or attached to another team.
Accurate Project Accounting and Billing
Connect project activities with company financials to ensure accurate accounting and billing throughout the project lifecycle. Automate billing and revenue recognition to speed up payments and provide financial transparency.
NetSuite gave us the ability to have not only the SuiteProjects module but also a manufacturing module, all live in one ERP.
NetSuite Professional Services Automation Benefits
NetSuite Professional Services Automation Features
Connecting project activities with company financials ensures accurate accounting and billing throughout the project lifecycle, streamlines time and expense management and provides extensive reporting capabilities.
Project managers and team members can easily collaborate and maintain current and accurate project status at all times. That allows managers to proactively identify and resolve potential issues before they affect customers.
Project managers are empowered to optimize staffing and utilization and ensure that qualified resources are working on the right projects.
Customizable timesheets enable users to quickly and easily capture detailed records of hours worked, whether users are in the office or on the road.
Improve productivity, enable better tracking and compliance and maximize the accuracy and timeliness of expense reporting.
Project Reporting and Analytics
Full featured, robust reporting and analytical tools deliver on-demand, real-time data, enabling you to monitor, report on and analyze overall project performance in real-time.
NetSuite OpenAir supports large services organizations focused on delivering complex projects. Gain real-time visibility and anytime, anywhere access to the information and tools you need to delight customers and ensure profitability, like reporting and dashboards, time and resource tracking, project and expense management and invoicing.
Challenges Professional Services Automation Solves
Faster Time to Value
NetSuite has packaged the experience gained from tens of thousands of worldwide deployments over two decades into a set of leading practices. These practices pave a clear path to success and are proven to deliver rapid business value and get you live on NetSuite in a predictable timeframe. Intelligent, stepped implementations begin with sales and span the entire customer lifecycle, so there’s continuity from sales to services to support.
How Much Does NetSuite Professional Services Automation Cost?
Companies of every size, from pre-revenue startups to fast-growing businesses, have made the move to NetSuite. Looking for a better way to run your business but wondering about the cost?
Users subscribe to NetSuite for an annual license fee. Your license is made up of three main components: core platform, optional modules and number of users. There is also a one-time implementation fee for initial set up. As your business grows, you can easily activate new modules and add users — that’s the beauty of cloud software.
SuiteProjects is available as an add-on module.
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Guides & Blogs
Go deep into topics around NetSuite Professional Services Automation.
- A Buyer’s Guide to Purchasing Project-Based ERP (Blog)(opens in new tab)
- 4 Reasons Why Your Services Projects May Not Be Profitable (Blog)(opens in new tab)
- Automating Project Accounting to Boost Profits (Blog)(opens in new tab)
- 5 Ways PSA Optimizes Your Business (Guide)(opens in new tab)
- Metrics that Matter: Measuring Professional Services Business (Guide)(opens in new tab)
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