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How to Upgrade Your Dynamics GP Database

With the recent release of Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 R2, many businesses are considering whether or not they should upgrade. One of the biggest issues of any upgrade, and certainly an upgrade involving an application used for day-to-day operations, is updating the underlying database. Financial records, time tracking data, customer records and more can be […]

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Best Places to Grab a Trial Version of Dynamics NAV

Microsoft Dynamics NAV is one of the best ERP applications on the market, especially for businesses in the manufacturing, retail, distribution and professional services market. What sets it apart from its competitors, however, is how easy it is to customize the application for specialty uses. This makes NAV ideal for startups and niche businesses whose […]

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Dynamics GPUG: ‘Cooking Up’ New Things for Users

Computer user groups rose to popularity in the ’70s and ’80s as personal computing experienced its revolution. In the early days, user groups were an effective way to receive training and technical support, especially before the internet made access to almost limitless information commonplace. While such user groups may not enjoy the same popularity today […]

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The Best Add-Ons for Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015

Throughout its history, Microsoft has always excelled at creating ecosystems, building products that are easy to develop for, along with communities of users who continue to build on those products. Microsoft Dynamics is no exception. One of its greatest strengths is its extensibility, and the Dynamics community has certainly risen to the occasion, creating a […]

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Four Useful New Features in Dynamics GP 2015

Microsoft recently rolled out Dynamics GP 2015, and with it, a number of significant new features and abilities. In some ways, this is an update that completely rethinks aspects of the program, while adding features that users have long asked for. So what are some of the top features in GP 2015? Service-Based Architecture One […]

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What We Predict From Microsoft Dynamics ERP in 2015

Even though they were fashionably late to the party, Microsoft has made significant headway in the ERP market with their Dynamics line of software. It took Microsoft only six years to pass the 1 million customer mark, significantly faster than SalesForce.com with recent reports showing that Dynamics CRM's growth in the industry is outstripping IBM, […]

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Why Automating Your Upgrade Process in NAV 2015 is Easier Than You Think

Few things are as important to computer security as keeping software up to date. Software vendors routinely issue patches and updates for everything from operating systems to email applications, often to address security vulnerabilities that have been discovered or add support for improved security protocols. In other cases, updates may fix bugs, improve stability or […]

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Dynamics NAV vs. AX vs. GP vs. SL – Which One is Right for You?

From the flexibility of the Windows Operating System to the Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft software has been an integral part of business operations in the modern world. While they may have been late to the ERP market (not entering it until 2001 when they purchased Great Plains Software), Microsoft has used their robust experience to […]

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#reIMAGINE 2014 – A Glimpse of the Past While Moving Into the Future

It's said that you can't know where you're going until you know from where you've come. That theme was alive and well at Microsoft's reIMAGINE 2014 conference, exclusively for Microsoft Dynamics GP partners. The conference was located in Fargo, ND, the original home of Great Plains software, the solution that eventually became Dynamics GP when […]

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Four Ways Accountants Must Adapt to Thrive

In today’s work world, many careers have the impression of being cool or fun or more fast-paced. For example, in the world of technology, programmers often get the credit for being adaptable, keeping up with modern advances in the industry, and shifting their methods to match technological advances. However, the common stereotype of the accountant […]

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