Odoo is a comprehensive set of open-source enterprise management applications. Now with Odoo 10, you have access to a powerful website builder, integrated e-commerce features, and a fast-growing community to help transform and modernize your business. You will start by exploring Odoo's powerful new website building platform and will look at the features that can be used to promote your website right from within Odoo. Building on this, you will add a fully functioning online shopping cart to the website. From here, you will understand the Odoo architecture and will learn to customize it. You will then learn to modify Documents and reports with Odoo. Finally, you will be introduced to the process of developing custom solutions in Odoo.
About The Author
Greg Moss has been a Business and Information Systems Consultant for over 25 years. Starting in 1988, Greg began to work extensively in financial and accounting-related applications. He wrote his first custom billing system for a rehabilitation facility at the age of 20. He has worked extensively in the health care, point of sale, manufacturing, telecommunications, entertainment, and service industries.
Greg is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), a Certified Six Sigma Black Belt, and was the Chief Information Officer for Crownline Boats, Inc. In addition to both Music and Computer Science studies at Southern Illinois University, Greg completed a BS in Business Administration and Information Systems from Walden University. Greg also has an Information Assurance Certification from Carnegie Melon University.
In addition to Odoo, he has experience in a variety of ERP systems and was a Sage Pro partner for several years. Greg is the CEO of First Class Ventures, LLC.
In Greg’s spare time he enjoys playing trumpet, saxophone, keyboard, and guitar with local bands and taking cross-country road trips with his African Grey Parrot, Bibi.
Learn to know the basic functions of content management system.
Look at some strengths and weaknesses of using Odoo as the CMS to build your website.
Install the Odoo Website Builder.
Edit the block with some of Silkworm’s frequently asked questions content.
Learn to change the theme of your website without modifying your content.
Run e-commerce using Odoo.
The ability to change the right price on the website.
Learn to alter your shops appearance and the information it displays.
The ability to create product variants to offer different options for the same product.
Odoo offers several options on the product page that give you more control over how it appears on the store.
Install a PayPal payment processor as a module.
Basic understanding of the underlying architecture that makes up Odoo applications.
The ability to add fields that will help us better manage the data and processes for your company.
Provide an editor that makes it easy to add the fields to your view.
The ability to modify the forms and list views in Odoo.
Learn to modify views and learn how to create a custom search criteria.
The ability to create a better user experience that is more customized to your specific business requirements.
Modify the headers and footers and other parts of your report template to be more specific to your company.
The ability to create a custom footer to change the header for our reports.
Understand how reports are organized within Odoo.
Learn to upgrade and improve the reporting engine.
Duplicate the sales order action and menu to create our custom Sales Order – Rush option.
Extend Odoo and write our own modules without having to modify any of the Odoo source code.
The ability to create a directory to hold our Odoo module.
The ability to create a module that performs the same configuration we performed through the developer mode.
Learn to change the permissions on our module directory so that Odoo can properly access the files.
Learn how to check the log file for errors in your Odoo installation.
The ability to find many alternative builds.
Learn how to notice the difference between Odoo community and Odoo enterprise interface.
Get a better idea of what options are available in the enterprise edition.
The ability to provide some of the strongest incentives to consider the enterprise edition.
Monitoring the malfunctioning or even a work environment that needs attention to be more productive.
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