As part of the company’s enhanced focus on the EMEA market, system integrators and technology professionals in the UK have the opportunity to attend a three-day, comprehensive, hands-on D-Tools training course designed to help users get the most out of their software investment

CONCORD, CA—April 6, 2017—D-Tools, Inc., the worldwide leader in data-driven system integration software, presents a three-day, comprehensive, hands-on training course May 3 – 5, 2017 at the Danubius Hotel Regents Park in London.

Taught by Kevin Frye, a tenured member of the D-Tools Professional Services Group, the regional training event is designed to facilitate a broader use and deeper understanding of the full feature set of D-Tools System Integrator (SI) software and enable those using the platform to become proficient, efficient, and effective.

D-Tools’ Chief Marketing Officer Tim Bigoness and Konrad Van Eck of Westhill Europe B.V. will be on hand to answer questions, meet dealers, and oversee the event. van Eck, a new addition to the D-Tools team as the primary point of contact for the EMEA region, comes to the company from Extron Electronics and brings extensive experience in operations and business process workflows. In the past few months, he’s played an instrumental role helping dealers in the EMEA region to streamline business processes and enhance operational efficiencies through the D-Tools System Integrator platform and its multiple available third-party software integrations.

Three Days of Comprehensive, Hands-on Training for New and Advanced Users
Throughout the three-day, comprehensive, hands-on training session, Frye will walk attendees through the entire D-Tools feature set, including the proper implementation and management of product catalogs, leveraging packages and project templates to increase operational efficiency, and leveraging project data across the entire project lifecycle, from proposal and engineering through project and installation management. The course will also cover extensive tips, best practices, and market-proven techniques to help users maximize their investment in and use of the SI platform.

  • Day Onewill serve as an introduction to the D-Tools System Integrator platform. Users will learn how to custom-configure the software package to best suit the needs of their company; how to build and manage their product database; manage revisions and change orders; better understand how to exploit the D-Tools reporting engine; be introduced to tips and best practices; and gain hands-on experience creating winning proposals.
  • Day Twois a deep dive into product documentation. Trainees will get valuable hands-on experience creating comprehensive D-Tools documentation, including Microsoft Visio Introduction, Line Diagrams, Floor Plans, Elevations, Schematics, and Installation Reports, as well as revision management and change orders.
  • Day Threewill take users through advanced skills and management processes, and an introduction to Mobile Install, which gives users the power to publish Install Tasks and Service Orders to a portal powered by the D-Tools Cloud that can be accessed anywhere and can be used to send and receive device-level notifications.

System Integrators and Technology Professionals Can Register Online Now
Dealers can register for the three-day training and book a room at the Danubius Hotel Regents Park online at http://d-tools.com/uk-training/. The discounted hotel rate for D-Tools training attendees includes VAT, Wi-Fi, and a full English breakfast.

D-Tools Training and Demos Always Available Online
Further emphasizing its commitment to customer education, service, and support, D-Tools will continue hosting instructional webinars and providing online support for users in the EMEA region and across the world.  

Integrators can always obtain a free demo of the latest System Integrator release by visiting http://d-tools.com/live-demo-webinar/ or download a free 30-day trial at http://d-tools.com/30-day-free-trial/.

About D-Tools, Inc.
D-Tools, Inc., founded in 1998 and based in Concord, California, is a worldwide leader in accessible, highly accurate system design and documentation software platform. The company’s flagship product, System Integrator™ (SI), is a robust solution that utilizes Autodesk® AutoCAD and Microsoft® Visio to facilitate comprehensive system design, documentation and project management. D-Tools enables residential and commercial integrators to streamline business processes and increase revenues while reducing the time and cost associated with the installation and integration of low voltage electronic systems. More than 5,000 leading companies in 87 countries currently use the award-winning D-Tools platform to reduce time, costs and to streamline the system integration process. Product updates and related information can be obtained by following D-Tools on TwitterFacebook, and LinkedIn.

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Media Contacts
Tim Bigoness, D-Tools, Inc., (925) 270-4102, timb@d-tools.com

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MVP Contact
Josh Carlson, D-Tools, Inc., (925) 270-4105, joshc@d-tools.com

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