Although my grandmother needs a new computer now she is waiting to buy it until the release of the new Windows 7. Why? Someone told her it was “better”. Well, I am sure it is, new is usually better otherwise why would they release it. But for her, she needs a new computer now and Vista would already be a HUGE improvement from her current system. Plus upgrading now would save her (and me) quite a bit of frustration.
This is the same with Microsoft Dynamics GP. You could wait for the release of Microsoft Dynamics GP “11” but what will that cost you now? Probably quite a bit of inefficiency and frustrated users, limping along on a system like Peachtree or
But for those of you who are the type to stand in line because you must have the very latest and greatest, here is the timeline. Microsoft told partners in May 2009 “we will now schedule our major release cycle around future Microsoft Office system releases, which generally occur every 24–30 months.” The last major release of
Microsoft says “Microsoft Dynamics GP “11” development will focus on increasing depth and reach for core functionality, enriching
Will Microsoft Dynamics GP “11” be better? Sure it will! But is it worth waiting and limping along on an already outdated system? Probably not!
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