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Posts Tagged ‘forecasting’

Data Warehouse Benefits

Having a direct view of your company’s performance enables strategic decisions.  Having access to a clear view of your company’s performance to start with can be an immense struggle for many companies.  As the grand picture of a company’s performance includes various data types, accurately gathering and uploading data into a single location can be […]

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Look Out Surf City USA, Here We Come – Focus 2018!

If you have not already registered for Focus 2018 on August 27 – 30, 2018, at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa, then what are you waiting for? Focus brings together BI360 experts, partners and users worldwide to capture those last moments of summer in one of the top California beach towns around. Many come just […]

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Find New Life for Your Dead-End BPC System with deFacto Planning

Although migrating from a dead-end product can be disruptive, it also represents an opportunity to upgrade and improve a business process. This is the case with SAP’s BPC 7.x MS, for which maintenance and product refreshes are ending. For SAP customers looking for an alternative to their Microsoft-based BPC systems that are in limbo, an […]

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How Power BI and Microsoft Dynamics GP Can Help You Predict the Future

Power BI easily gives you the ability to analyze and visualize your data from Microsoft Dynamics GP by simply opening an app. This cloud-based service is available anywhere you have a smart device and provides charts, graphs, and projections of your company’s future financial standings. Thanks to Power BI, you’ll have an upper hand on […]

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A Bigger Showcase for Dynamics Customers

We love showing Microsoft Dynamics customers how deFacto Planning can improve their decision-making and help grow business. The recent Dynamics Innovation Expo, the first ever vendor-centric Microsoft Dynamics virtual conference, gave us the opportunity to engage with the Dynamics community like never before. More than 2,500 Dynamics ERP users from 105 countries around the world […]

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Is Forecasting More Important Than Budgeting?

This article focuses on the importance of forecasting.   I’ve written about Forecasting versus Budgeting before, but in the face of the trend of forecasting becoming more impactful and desirable, I wanted to focus on it in the task of planning.  Is it true that forecasting is the most important process for corporate performance management […]

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How Business Intelligence for Microsoft Dynamics GP Benefits Each Department

This article will discuss the benefits of Business Intelligence (BI) for the HR, IT, marketing, and sales departments using Dynamics GP. BI solutions can help you meet department-specific goals in an efficient way. I will cover general departments that you would typically find in a company. Sales A budgeting and forecasting tool benefits the sales […]

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Microsoft Dynamics CRM and Salesforce Forecasting and Analyses

If your business has a sales and marketing team, and your business wants to show your customers that they are top priority, a customer relationship management (CRM) software is probably a good thing to invest in. If you are not familiar with CRM, let me give you an overview of it, as well as examples […]

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Budgeting for Professional Services Dynamics AX Users

Modern budgeting and forecasting tools can help Professional Services organizations streamline, modernize and expand their Dynamics AX planning processes.     Budgeting is typically a challenge no matter your industry, but thankfully it is becoming more user friendly and intuitive because of modern tools to expand your Microsoft Dynamics AX processes.  Planning is just as vital […]

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Top Three Questions to Ask Yourself When Forecasting

Leaders and planners at consumer brand companies who manufacture, source, and/or retail products all want to know: When forecasts are not always accurate, how do you hedge your bets? This was a question recently asked by a Supply Chain VP on an educational webinar (which is still on-demand for a few months if you are […]

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