Conexus SG, Microsoft Dynamics GP, AX, SL and CRM Blog.
Conexus SG, Microsoft Dynamics GP, AX, SL and CRM Blog.
In the ideal supply chain, the perfect inventory levels would be in stock for every item, deliveries from suppliers and to customers would always be precisely on time, and every piece, part, and packaging material would have an easily accessible and logically ordered space on the shelves. And, of course, all packing slips, invoices, purchase orders and approvals would flow smoothly from the inbox to the outbox. But, in reality, shipments arrive before the dock is ready, returns jam up the whole system, and things begin to run inefficiently....read more
Operating with the Excel you already know and the data you’ve collected with Microsoft Dynamics GP (Grain Plains) ERP will give you an easy to use and versatile way to turn information into insight. Excel Reporting for GP is a link to your dynamic system so that data can be refreshed as your business changes. New data is constantly being entered into your system, and you need visibility into trends and effects on company strategy. With over 200 out of the box Excel Reports, Microsoft Dynamics GP has you covered. Here are just a...read more
Microsoft Dynamics Management Reporter 2012 (MR) has matured very rapidly from its original RTM release. It has gone from a weak replacement for FRx to the essential reporting platform for MS Dynamics. The feature set is getting richer and richer with every quarterly release and performance has become very stable and reliable. Why the Data Mart? In order to enjoy the latest greatest features of MR, The Dynamics Data Mart (DDM) is required. As far as I can tell, there will be no more development on the legacy data connector and there...read more
With the new features from Microsoft Dynamics SL Project, your employees in the field can enter, track, and approve timecards and expenses on the go using their phone or tablet. Some of the top benefits include: Ability for employees to record their time on a daily basis using electronic timecards in the field. This information is fed to project and accounting tools and is fully validated at the time of entry to prevent errors. Online travel and expense collection makes the entire expense report process better. Real time data entry, paired...read more
We are incredibly excited about GP 2013 R2. From the new reporting tools to improved workflow, getting business done just keeps getting better. Having a powerful accounting system can support the way you manage your business. Having a powerful system that simplifies communication within your supply chain – well, that’s just a game changer. And, that’s what some of the new features within Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains) 2013 R2 upgrade are all about. Now, sharing the right information with the right person has become easier than...read more
So your company has been running Microsoft Dynamics GP for a while now – maybe a few months, maybe a few years. And, while it has provided a financial backbone for your growing enterprise, you can’t help but think that you’re not really getting everything out of it that you should. Well good news: in this installment of “Learning to love the GP you already have” we’ll take a look at some of the electronic banking features that will increase your ROI for GP. As your business grows, so do the sheer numbers of financial transactions each...read more
More and more companies are moving their business to the cloud every day. Easy accessibility, security, reduced IT maintenance, and expert backups are only a few of the reasons why the cloud is the answer for thousands of companies looking for an efficient way to host their ERP solution. According to Business News Daily, over 63% of companies are using some type of software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform to manage their everyday activities. There are several things to consider when deciding between an on premise or cloud solution. First, you...read more
Microsoft Dynamics SL allows for a number of ways to make short work of repetitive journal entries. What about journal transactions that are repetitive but have slightly different information? I’m glad you asked! Take for instance the following journal entry that moves $1 to petty cash from the main bank account: Notice that I have changed the Type to “Manual” and completed the entry as I would any other. After clicking “Save,” we were given a batch number. We want to take note of this batch number somewhere...read more
Oftentimes as a business owner, you can’t make time to learn new things unless they will have an immediate impact on your daily affairs. How to increase sales, improve customer retention, lower costs, or make bookkeeping more efficient: these are the critical decisions you face every day. These are also the reasons you pushed through the install of Microsoft Dynamics GP. But, now that you are up and running, we’d like to remind you of some of the other useful features GP provides. In this blog series, we’re going to revisit some of the...read more
Business integration specialist Janeece Moreland explains GL Distributions and how a developer can take data that has been provided on an Excel spreadsheet and create a map with SQL Select to group data appropriately on the detail map functions. The example shows how an Excel Spreadsheet containing items such as customer info, item descriptions and GL account numbers can be mapped to correct places within the general ledger so that invoices can be created. While the original map provides GL distributions lines, EFT imports, Post Import SQL...read more