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Lessons from Implementing HR for a Large Dynamics SL Client

By |March 22nd, 2013|Blog, Microsoft Dynamics SL|

This post will discuss changing or updating the system and processes that affect the most valuable asset your organization has- your employees. Timing and accuracy was on Paul James (Boyer consultant) mind during the entire implementation of the HR component for a large Dynamics SL client located on an Indian Tribe in Northern Minnesota. As [...]

Microsoft Dynamics Shootout SL versus GP versus AX

By |February 9th, 2012|Blog|

While servicing 275 Dynamics SL and Dynamics GP clients, we are going to make a run at Dynamics AX as well.  Next month, March 28th, we are going to be showing all three products in a competitive environment.  I’m a little concerned as our Dynamics SL Practice Manager has implemented many accounting systems for Professional Services [...]

An Interview with Ruth Ann Ellerbrock from Plumbline Solutions

By |November 25th, 2011|Blog, Microsoft Dynamics SL|

  An Interview with Ruth Ann Ellerbrock, Plumbline Solutions   For those of you that are not familiar with Plumbline Solutions, this professional services organization was spawned from many former Solomon Software employees. They offer application programming and support services to Dynamics SL consulting organizations, and perform a lot of the actual coding for Microsoft [...]

Be Thankful Dynamics SL Users

By |November 24th, 2011|Blog, Microsoft Dynamics SL|

Today is Thanksgiving 2011 here in Minneapolis, MN, USA.  More than 97% or our 250 or so Dynamics clients have renewed their annual plans.  We have slightly more Dynamics SL clients than Dynamics GP clients so, as you would guess, most clients renew their plans on both sides.  ERP/Accounting Software has a reputation for being [...]

An Interview with Dynamics SL Users That Implemented Order Management Themselves

By |October 12th, 2011|Blog, Microsoft Dynamics SL|

N’compass Solutions is a professional services firm that also sells products.  They are one of only 13 firms in the United States and 25 in the world to achive Cisco’s coveted Advanced Data Center Architecture Specialization.  They are a team of hands-on people that take on serious challenges-like implementing Order Management with only limited guidance [...]

Dynamics SL Top 10 Tips: An Interview with Timothy Jones, Technical Services Director

By |September 22nd, 2011|Blog, Microsoft Dynamics SL|

Tim, you’ve worked with Dynamics SL users as a consultant, as a trainer, as a business analyst, and as a developer. You’ve done phone support, email support, and remote tool support. If anyone has 10 tips to share with the average firm using Dynamics SL-it has to be you. …so what are your Top 10 [...]

Accounting Software Completeness

By |March 11th, 2011|Blog, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Microsoft Dynamics SL|

Over the years, I’ve seen often the battle in accounting software being won by the vendors that offer the most “completeness.” It was the completeness of Dynamics GP that has helped it to gain such a dominant position here in the United States.  Not only does Dynamics GP have a complete offering of financial modules, [...]

Why is Microsoft’s Dynamics GP so unsettling to competition?

By |January 28th, 2011|Blog, Microsoft Dynamics GP|

When you watch Netsuite videos poking fun at Dynamics GP-you realize how threatening GP is to its competition.  They are making fun of Fargo and it is a little funny-but there’s a bigger purpose to the teasing. Microsoft’s competition is trying to make their point about cloud computing, and maybe have some fun too at Fargo’s [...]

Dynamics GP Integration Manager versus Dynamics SL Transaction Import for Importing Data

By |January 27th, 2011|Blog, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Microsoft Dynamics SL|

Importing data via web services is quickly becoming the best way to create new integrations due to the fact that integration is possible with systems in a different location, on a different operating system, or written in a different programming language-or even all three simultaneously. For those that don’t have the patience, staff or experience [...]

The ISV (Independent Software Vendor) Reseller

By |January 24th, 2011|Blog, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Microsoft Dynamics SL|

John Howell, the founder of Solomon Software International, and an author of an excellent article on cloud computing, once said to me “if you are a reseller, you should be a reseller-and be the best one you can be.  Don’t try to be a software developer and a reseller because you will exhaust your resources and end [...]