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How Much Does Acumatica Cost

Posted on: May 6, 2019 | By: Jim Bertler | Acumatica

If you want to understand “How Much Does Acumatica Cost” there are some key considerations and questions you need to answer. The biggest difference between Acumatica and every other ERP solution is that the cost of Acumatica is not based on users.  So how do you arrive at a cost for Acumatica? Acumatica Cost - Core Functionality The first question is core functionality. You need to decide what portions of...


What Does Dynamics 365 Business Central Cost

Posted on: May 2, 2019 | By: Jim Bertler | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

So, a question we often get is, "How much does Dynamics 365 Business Central cost?" People are referring not so much to the implementation cost but the actual software cost. We can discuss the implementation cost in a separate blog. But from a software cost perspective, Dynamics 365 Business Central can be deployed both in the cloud and on premises, which is something a lot of folks don't know. It's...


Production Sequencing in D365 (With Screenshots)

Posted on: April 24, 2019 | By: Robert Joynt | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

  In today’s competitive production environment many manufacturers are running as lean as possible. It is important to always be looking for ways to minimize expenses. When producing different variations of a similar product, a great way to minimize expense is to minimize setup times. The more time that you can spend producing a product, rather than setting up to produce a product, the better. Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance...


3 Ways Acumatica Can Benefit Your Business

Posted on: April 23, 2019 | By: Sarah Hoagland | Acumatica, ERP Selection

Acumatica is one of the top cloud ERP solutions for SMB’s and can help you move your business forward. Taking the plunge and implementing a cloud ERP system can help your employees complete tasks efficiently as well as save you time and lower costs. Cloud ERP also ensures improved accuracy since your employees can access real time data. Read on for three ways Acumatica can benefit your business. Cloud ERP...


Join us in Atlanta for the Microsoft Business Applications Summit!

Posted on: April 23, 2019 | By: Sarah Hoagland | ERP Selection, Logan Consulting News

On behalf of Logan Consulting, I would like to personally invite you to Microsoft Business Applications Summit this summer from June 10-11th. This year's Microsoft Business Applications Summit will be held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA. With over 200+ sessions and 300+ expert connections, you don't want to miss out on this unique conference experience! When: June 10-11th, 2019 Where: Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA...


Purchase Order Approval through Mobile App in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Posted on: April 23, 2019 | By: Jarrod Kraemer | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

Authored by: Chris Rusing In today’s world, you can do almost everything on your phone through mobile applications.  Whether it’s paying bills or ordering a car to give you a ride, the power to do any of these tasks is at your fingertips.  Now, that same power and functionality is available for your Microsoft ERP system.  The Dynamics 365 for Unified Operations is a mobile application (available on both iPhone...


What Does Business Central mean for the Future of Microsoft Dynamics GP

Posted on: April 19, 2019 | By: Jim Bertler | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central, Microsoft Dynamics GP

As a Chicago based Microsoft Dynamics GP reseller we are always interested in Microsoft’s direction with Dynamics GP. Certainly, our clients are equally interested in our insights on this topic as we work with Dynamics GP as well as the new Microsoft Dynamics 365 applications.  So, what does Microsoft’s heavy investment in Dynamics 365 Business Central mean for the future of Dynamics GP? Our Thoughts Microsoft’s direction on Dynamics GP,...


Acumatica 2019 is Released!

Posted on: April 15, 2019 | By: Jim Bertler | Acumatica

Logan Consulting, supporting Acumatica in Chicago, is proud to announce the release of Acumatica 2019.  Acumatica continues to deliver strong functionality and excellent usability.  Acumatica was recently ranked #1 in usability by a Nucleus Research report and 2019 continues to provide improvements. Beyond usability Acumatica has continued to develop strong functionality. Improvements have been made throughout the solution including in financials, project accounting, inventory, field services and more.  Here are...


When Should You Migrate from Dynamics GP to Business Central

Posted on: April 8, 2019 | By: Jim Bertler | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central, Microsoft Dynamics GP

Many companies companies today are trying to determine when they should migrate from Dynamics GP to Business Central. Others are asking if they even need to move to Business Central. In our last blog we reviewed the Dynamics GP vs. Dynamics 365 Business Central.  As a Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Partner we want to continue to inform people about Dynamics GP and Business Central. So in this blog we...


Prevent Fraud Within Your Company

Posted on: April 5, 2019 | By: Michael Angel | ERP Selection, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Professional Services

Companies on a daily basis deal with large numbers of transactions which can cause lots of ins and outs within the company. This can make managing a company more complex which can cause lots of strain on upper-level management. In today’s day of electronic transactions, it can make it difficult to trust entries and cashing of checks.  Therefore, many Cash Management departments of Banks came out with an automated fraud...