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Register for QAD Explore 2020 Today

Posted on: December 4, 2019 | By: Craig Thompson | QAD Practice News

Are you ready to explore the possibilities of QAD in 2020? You’ve come to the right place because registration is open for QAD Explore 2020! This year’s conference is May 11-14th in Las Vegas, Nevada and is located at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Register before March 27th to receive a $600 discount- you don’t want to miss this exclusive deal.     What is QAD Explore?   Explore is...


Acumatica: Sales Order Management

Posted on: December 3, 2019 | By: Michael Angel | Acumatica, ERP Selection

Acumatica’s order processing software allows users to centrally manage sales activities, such as enter quotes, fulfill sales orders, track prices and track discounts. The Sales ordering process is a great process for any small to mid-sized company that does not have a complex sales ordering process. Benefits of Acumatica 1.Dashboards Acumatica has the ability to enable sales dashboards that allow you to see various activities. This allows for the ability...


Benefits and Drawbacks of Dynamics 365 On-Premises Deployment

Posted on: November 19, 2019 | By: Jarrod Kraemer | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Uncategorized

Welcome back to the second blog in this mini-series. This month we are looking at, you guessed it, the benefits and drawbacks of hosting Dynamics 365 on-premises. Even with all advantages that come with Dynamics 365 in the cloud, some businesses may still prefer to implement on-premises. It could be that they don’t feel that they’re ready to make a move to the cloud, or that they’ve recently invested in...


Financial Management with Acumatica

Posted on: November 11, 2019 | By: Robert Joynt | Acumatica

Financial management in Acumatica works great for any size company. It can be a complex as needed for the requirements of large organization, but the software is intuitive and easy to use so even smaller companies will see great advantages. Acumatica’s financial management software can do everything from daily financial tasks to quarterly, monthly and yearly reporting and financial statements. It includes tools for financial analysis, planning and budgeting all...


Anything as a Service (XaaS)

Posted on: November 11, 2019 | By: Robert Joynt | Uncategorized

What is it? Everything as a service is a new trend among manufactures and retailers. It is the practice of selling a service when in the past you would be selling the same thing as a product. The aerospace industry uses this practice for engines on airplanes. Instead of investing capitol in an engine for an aircraft you now can pay per hour of use of the engine. This turns...


The Latest Microsoft D365 2019 Release Wave 2

Posted on: November 8, 2019 | By: Molly Kenney | Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Microsoft D365 has released their plan for 2019 release wave 2. Wave 2 brings new updates and innovations to enhance your software and increase functionality. Beginning in October 2019, Microsoft will open the 2019 release wave 2 to all users. Microsoft D365 has continued to develop CRM and included hundreds of new capabilities across applications such as Sales, Marketing, Customer Service, Finance, Supply Chain Management, and Business Central. Microsoft Dynamics...


Enabling the Revenue Recognition Module in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Posted on: October 22, 2019 | By: Christopher Rusing | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

The new revenue recognition standard has been set with ASC 606 and D365FO is ready to handle this accounting standard with the new revenue recognition module.  This became generally available on October 1, 2019 so if you have updated your environment to 10.0.5 then you are able to use the functionality.  Once you updated your system, you may be searching around for this module, but unable to see it.  The...


Four Considerations – Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central On-Premise or the Cloud 

Posted on: October 16, 2019 | By: Molly Kenney | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

Logan Consulting is a trusted Microsoft Dynamics 365 partner based in Chicago. We specialize in Dynamics 365 implementation, customizations, upgrades & support including for Dynamics 365 Business Central. Clients often come to us with the concern of how they should deploy their Dynamics 365 Business Central solution on-premises or in the cloud? You can deploy Business Central either way and at Logan Consulting we support either model. Microsoft Dynamics 365 in...


Physical Inventory Count in Dynamics 365 for F&O

Posted on: October 9, 2019 | By: Rosemary McAdams | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

Many organizations struggle to come up with the best process to perform a physical inventory count using Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations.  If you have read one of our previous blogs, The Counting Journal Conundrum, you may be wondering if using a counting journal is the right way to go.  The best way to perform a physical inventory count really depends on how your warehouse is setup, how...


Microsoft Dynamics GP Roadmap

Posted on: October 8, 2019 | By: Molly Kenney | Microsoft Dynamics GP

Many people wonder about the Microsoft Dynamics GP roadmap and in fact, at Logan Consulting, we have produced several videos regarding the future of Dynamics GP.  Last week, Microsoft made an interesting pronouncement regarding the future of Dynamics GP. They announced that Dynamics GP is moving to what is now  called the “Modern Policy." There has been speculation about Microsoft Dynamics GP and a new release coming late this year....