What’s New in Microsoft Dynamics GP 2018

Posted on: July 26, 2019 | By: Jim Bertler | Microsoft Dynamics GP

As a Microsoft Dynamics GP Partner based in Chicago, we're always interested in what Microsoft is doing with Dynamics GP. While Microsoft has spent a lot of time focused on the Dynamics 365 platform, they do continue to make improvements to Dynamics GP. To find the latest information on Dynamics GP, go to docs.microsoft.com. Here, you can learn more about Dynamics GP and all other Microsoft solutions.    Navigating the Microsoft Site   The site will list out not only Dynamics GP 2018, but the 2018 R2 release...


Early Project Focus on Critical Manufacturing Data Important to ERP Implementation Success

Posted on: June 27, 2019 | By: Tim Lovely | ERP Selection, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing, QAD Business Process, QAD Distribution, QAD Financials, QAD Manufacturing

In complex manufacturing environments, the maintenance of item master, bill of material, and routing data is critical to accurate costing, planning, and manufacturing. Unfortunately, in many ERP implementations, the focus on this data and the conversion of it from a legacy ERP system to the new ERP system starts too late! Some ERP systems manage this data differently for planning, costing and manufacturing. As a result, it is important to...


The Importance of Pre and Post Cutover Metrics for ERP Implementations

Posted on: June 27, 2019 | By: Tim Lovely | ERP Selection, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing, Professional Services, QAD Business Process, QAD Distribution, QAD Financials, QAD Manufacturing, QAD Practice News

Defining specific pre and post cutover metrics is an important step in the planning of a new ERP system. ERP implementations are often seen as projects which reduce on-time shipment performance or throughput, for example. The Project Team needs the ability to reference pre cutover metrics and easily compare them to the same cutover metric to assess the positive or negative impact of the cutover. The Project Team (internal and...


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,...


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...


Microsoft Dynamics GP vs. Dynamics 365 Business Central

Posted on: March 22, 2019 | By: Jim Bertler | Microsoft Dynamics Business Central, Microsoft Dynamics GP

Over the last several years Microsoft has begun and continues to drive a major push to the cloud so the question is Dynamics GP vs. Dynamics 365 Business Central which is better.  Microsoft's push to the cloud is especially true in the ERP and Accounting Software space as Microsoft has released their Dynamics 365 Business Central solution. Business Central is primarily a cloud-based solution though it can be licensed on-premises. ...


Advance your Manufacturing Business with Microsoft Dynamics GP

Posted on: March 21, 2019 | By: Guy Logan | Microsoft Dynamics GP

Manufacturing organizations focus mostly on speed, price, and quality when managing their business. Although those few words sound simple, managing and prioritizing those needs can become an intimidating task. If your manufacturing business functions on a made to order (MTO), made to stock (MTS), or discrete basis, Microsoft Dynamics GP could be a great fit for you. Dynamics GP can help you to build your business by lowering your costs,...


Register Now for Logan Consulting’s Upcoming Webinar – Curious About Your Options When It’s Time to Upgrade from Your Current Version of Dynamics GP?

Posted on: March 12, 2019 | By: Guy Logan | Microsoft Dynamics GP

A WEBINAR BY LOGAN CONSULTING... Curious About Your Options When It’s Time to Upgrade from Your Current Version of Dynamics GP? Date: Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 Time: 10:00AM-11:00AM CDT Description: Are you curious about your options when it’s time to upgrade Microsoft Dynamics GP? This webinar on Dynamics GP and Business Central will demonstrate the next steps to take and options you have when it’s time to move from your...


Upcoming Webinar – Curious About Your Options When It’s Time to Upgrade from Your Current Version of Dynamics GP?

Posted on: February 28, 2019 | By: Guy Logan | Microsoft Dynamics GP

A Webinar by Logan Consulting Curious About Your Options When It's Time to Upgrade from Your Current Version of Dynamics GP? Join Logan Consulting for our upcoming webinar giving you all the information about the next steps to take when it’s time to upgrade from your current version of Dynamics GP. Date: Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 Time: 10:00AM-11:00AM CDT Description: Are you curious about your options when it's time to upgrade Microsoft Dynamics GP?...