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Machine Learning: The Future of Manufacturing?

Posted on: November 12, 2018 | By: Robert Joynt | ERP Selection

Authored by: Robert Joynt Technology is growing at an increasing rate and things are changing rapidly. Only a few years ago electric cars started to gain traction among consumers and now we already have cars driving themselves. Robots are being manufactured and tested in all sorts of fields to find benefits in using a machine to accelerate processes. But the question now is whether these machines can learn. The answer...


Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations- Power BI for ERP End Users

Posted on: November 9, 2018 | By: Jarrod Kraemer | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

Authored by: Dave Occhionero In today’s fast paced business world, common words that are popping up in board meetings, and conference rooms across the country are, “Data driven decisions,” “Statistical models”, and “Analytics.”  These terms are not only used in business but have practical everyday uses in sports, technology, and in politics as well.  When selecting an ERP software, many deciding factors center around how well the ERP can handle...


Sales Order Prepayments in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Posted on: November 9, 2018 | By: Jarrod Kraemer | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

Authored by: Rosey McAdams One could imagine several scenarios in which a Dynamics 365 user would need to apply a prepayment to a specific customer sales order.  For example, a sales order is for a large and expensive body of work that will take some time to complete and money is required from the customer up front before beginning the work. Prepayments are frequently used on vendor purchase orders in...


Microsoft Dynamics GP and Dynamics CRM Help Supply Company Succeed

Posted on: November 7, 2018 | By: Sarah Hoagland | ERP Selection, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Microsoft Dynamics GP

Logan Consulting helped implement Microsoft Dynamics CRM as well as Microsoft Dynamics GP for one of the largest suppliers of radiographic systems. See the infographic below to see how Microsoft Dynamics GP and Microsoft Dynamics CRM helped this organization reach its full potential.   This radiographic supplier is now able to work efficiently and independently with ERP Systems that will grow with them as their organization grows. Are you considering...


3 Ways Microsoft Dynamics CRM Benefits Your Business

Posted on: November 7, 2018 | By: Sarah Hoagland | Microsoft Dynamics CRM

By now, you have probably heard of all the great benefits of implementing a customer resource management (CRM) system like Microsoft Dynamics CRM. It is time to finally take the plunge and implement an automated CRM system that will ultimately benefit your business in the end.  Microsoft Dynamics CRM is a highly sought out ERP system with many features that help businesses maintain strong relationships with customers. Below are three...


Is Power BI Right for Your Company?

Posted on: November 7, 2018 | By: Sarah Hoagland | ERP Selection

Authored By: Michael Angel What is Power BI? Power BI is a grouping of software services, applications and connectors that work seamlessly together to transform your unrelated sources of data into clear, visually appealing, and interactive insights. Power BI is a versatile collection. Power BI adapts to match your role, so you can use it to crunch numbers, to create complex business reports, or to track sales quotas. Power BI...


Why Should YOU Upgrade to Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations?

Posted on: November 5, 2018 | By: Sarah Hoagland | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

We all know that upgrading your ERP software is a daunting task. Will your ROI be worth all that time and money required for a new ERP system? Upgrading to a system like Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations can end up making your life a whole lot easier in the long run. Firstly, Microsoft guarantees that your data is secure in the Microsoft cloud. Since D365FO can be...


Increase Supply Chain Efficiency and Execution with QAD ERP

Posted on: November 5, 2018 | By: Sarah Hoagland | QAD Business Process, QAD Distribution

Implementing an ERP system that complements your organizations supply chain while improving efficiency is crucial for success. Customer satisfaction can make or break the customer’s idea of the company and with a successful supply chain, delivery will leave the customer satisfied. With QAD ERP, your organization will have visibility of your supply chain and the ability to manage procurement, distribution, and production planning. With mobile approvals, you can manage your...


Quickly Upload Vendor Data in Business Central with Excel

Posted on: October 31, 2018 | By: Sarah Hoagland | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

Authored By: John Hinchy Microsoft Business Central is a great new product that allows for robust ERP/Accounting in the Cloud. Business Central is the rebranded Microsoft Navision that has been updated and moved to the cloud which is what users and companies have been wanting for many years. With this new functionality, there is definitely a learning curve in how to use the system, navigate through the functionality, and get...


Keep Your Data Safe with Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Posted on: October 22, 2018 | By: Sarah Hoagland | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

Within Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, there are many security features that play a part in keeping information and data secure. Security is one of the most crucial aspects of maintaining a successful business and without it, several matters can go wrong. With role-based security, Dynamics 355 for Finance and Operations can manage and maintain the roles of employees, keeping data and customer information safe and secure. Here...