Businesses across all industries faced situations in 2020 that they had never faced before. The CAL team did our best to provide beneficial and reliable information. One way we did this was by publishing timely blog articles on a variety of topics.

Which posts were the 2020 top ERP topics and most popular among our readers?

We’ve compiled the top 10 posts by CAL Business Solutions covering the 2020 top ERP topics to help you get the most out of your Microsoft Dynamics GP and Acumatica investment.

1. Advantages of Acumatica versus Dynamics GP – Core Financials System-Wide Features
By Stacey Poll, CAL Business Solutions, April 7th, 2020
Acumatica and Microsoft Dynamics GP are both strong ERP products, but there are distinct differences. Since our team works with both products every day, we are in a unique position to compare Acumatica versus Microsoft Dynamics. In this post, we compare the two products by examining 11 core financials system-wide features.

2.  7 Features Released Since Dynamics GP 2018 That Will Make Your Life Easier
By Susan Conrod, CAL Business Solutions, June 26th, 2020
If you are still using an older version of Dynamics GP you are missing out on a few things that will make your life easier. Here we break down seven of our favorite new features that have been released since GP 2018. As you read this ask yourself, ‘Which of these new features in Dynamics GP would make my life easier?’

3.  Dynamics GP Tip: Fix Error That Word Document Templates Will Not Email or Print
By CAL Business Solutions, October 7th, 2020
Recently, many Microsoft Dynamics GP users have gotten an error message when they try to email or print from a Word Template. The Dynamics GP team at Microsoft is working to resolve this issue by updating how the system creates templates. However, in the meantime, this post provides a workaround for our customers to get those Word Document Templates emailed or printed.

4.  Acumatica 2020 R1 Feature of the Day: Update System Workflows Without Coding
By CAL Business Solutions, July 28th, 2020
In Acumatica 2020 R1 you can automate business processes with a powerful, new workflow engine. The new workflow engine allows users to update system workflows without coding. In this post, we share a video that will help users make the most of this new feature.

5.  Lifeway Mobility Expresses Appreciation to CAL Business Solutions and Acumatica During Most Trying Times
By George Mackiewicz, CAL Business Solutions, March 30th, 2020
Here we share an email from Bryan Mullen, SVP, Shared Services, Lifeway Mobility who expressed his appreciation to CAL Business Solutions and Acumatica. During these difficult times, everyone at CAL is trying hard to support the emotional needs of our families while also supporting the technology needs of our clients. So when we receive an email like this one, it is truly remarkable and uplifting to all of us.

6.  Acumatica 2020 R1 Feature of the Day: Add Side Panels to Data Screens to Speed Data Entry
By CAL Business Solutions, August 17th, 2020
We are excited to announce that in Acumatica 2020 R1 you can now add side panels to data entry screens. This enhancement means you can access much more information by viewing one simple screen, allowing you to do more with fewer clicks. In this post, we break down how to use side panels and the benefits they can bring you.

7.  Acumatica 2020 R1 Feature of the Day: Count Distinct Values and Evaluate Results as a Percentage in Pivot Tables
By CAL Business Solutions, June 16th, 2020
Acumatica continues to build value by finding better ways to allow decision-makers to view and interpret data and drive important business decisions. The latest enhancements to pivot tables help users to eliminate duplicate results by counting distinct values and select data and evaluate results as a percentage of a row or a column.

8.  Acumatica 2020 R1 Feature of the Day: Faster and Easier Data Imports
By CAL Business Solutions, August 10th, 2020
It’s not hard to imagine the benefits of having faster and easier data imports. Integration services provided by Acumatica allows customers to import and export data from a variety of sources without writing code. In this post, you will see an overview of Integration Services and review several enhancements released in Acumatica 2020 R1.

9.  Microsoft Dynamics GP Tip: Collections Management New Sorting Feature
By Susan Conrod, CAL Business Solutions, June 4th, 2020
Many of our Microsoft Dynamics GP clients use Collections Management by Professional Advantage. Some new sorting options have recently been added. But without knowing how to navigate these sorting features, some users have had issues. This post gives Dynamics GP users the knowledge they need to handle these new sorting options like a pro

10.  Acumatica 2020 R1 Feature of the Day: Advanced WMS Picking and Packing
By CAL Business Solutions, June 30th, 2020
Distribution companies will be happy to know that in Acumatica 2020 R1, Warehouse Management System (WMS) included wave and batch picking for rapid fulfillment. This post provides a demo video of a customer who has placed a custom order to show how the new features for picking and packing in Acumatica 2020 R1 make this process more efficient than ever.

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