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 January 2013   The CAL Zone – GP Tips & Tricks Newsletter 
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Convergence 2013
Amber's Tips & Tricks
ISV Spotlight: BinaryStream
Consumer Goods Company Extra Exposure
Win a Gift Card
20 Tips to Stop Worrying
Current Promotions
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Amber's Tips & Tricks
This month’s tip is another new feature of Dynamics GP 2013

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 New Features – General Ledger Journal Entry History Inquiry

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ISV Spotlight:  BinaryStream
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Got recurring billing, deferral and contract complexities?

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The Binary Stream Advanced Contract Billing Suite is ideal for organizations that use one or more of the following as a basis for revenue generation: SaaS (Software as a Service or Cloud billing) Web-based lead generation or advertising Usage-based billing Annual maintenance agreements (software and/or hardware) Subscription based services.

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20 Tips on How to Stop Worrying

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