Microsoft Dynamics vendors provide comparisons and opinions to professionals in the ERP/Accounting software selection process

 
 

 

CRN Magazine reports that the largest, award winning Sage Partner has gone out of business. This is reflective of how Sage is doing in the market place. Make the right bet and choose a product line that has significant financial clout behind it.

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As part of its customer committment - Microsoft is increasing the amount of support for the Microsoft Dynamics ERP line of products. This is in contrast to other vendors who are shortening their support cycle or charging more for support.

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So here we are barreling ahead with Cloud Computing and SaaS (software as a service) – a pay as you go approach. Microsoft is offering MS Office in the clouds and Google has their cloud answer to the MS Office suite. Take a look at this link that defines exactly what Cloud Computing, both public […]

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The other day a controller at a Connecticut company called us because he wanted to upgrade his current financial accounting software to Microsoft Dynamics GP.  What is interesting to me is that this controller had worked with us as his Microsoft Dynamics GP partner for support and training at not just one, but two previous companies […]

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When you choose a new ERP system for your company, it is a decision that you will need to live with for at least the next 7-10 years. So you want to make sure you choose a technology that is ahead of the curve and will not be outdated before you even get it installed. That is why I was pretty surprised to hear the new CTO for Sage admit in this ChannelWeb article that, “Some of our products have fallen behind the technology curve and need increased R&D investment." To me that would be a red flag. On the other hand, Kirill Tatarinov, the corporate vice president of Microsoft Business Solutions (MBS) at Microsoft Corp recently said,

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Most companies don’t start thinking about changing their accounting system until their current system becomes inefficient and inadequate. The thought of migrating data, re-training employees, implementing the system, and possible downtime is more than any manager wants to endure. Especially now with economic times as they are, it is hard for a business to justify […]

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As companies grow and expand over time, it is very common to realize that your accounting system has not kept pace with your growth.  This leads many business owners to begin the process of selecting a new system. During the evaluation process of the potential replacements, many factors come into play:  System cost, the product’s […]

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By Margaret Bolding, Client Strategy Manager, InterDyn Artis We see it all the time.  New clients excited about implementing a bright, shiny new ERP system only to find that it’s unfamiliar and intimidating.  We reassure them that in no time at all they will be proficient and doing their jobs effectively – and we are […]

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Did you know that Chicago has the most membership associations in the country outside of Washington DC? As a Microsoft Dynamics GP Partner serving Chicago, Crestwood Associates is the leader in providing solutions to this unique market. We will review 4 features of Microsoft Dynamics GP that bring value to a Membership Association, including Control […]

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We have a customer in Rocky Hill, Connecticut in the financial services industry that processes 100,000 payables transactions a month - that is over 1 million a year! We also work with a staffing firm that processes 2000 payroll checks a week. And it is no problem for their Microsoft Dynamics GP accounting system to keep up with the volume. Can your accounting software do that? When researching financial management systems, transaction processing speed and system scalability are important criteria. You need to know your new system will be able to easily handle existing transaction loads, and manage significant increases as your business grows.

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