Dynamics GP Upgrade Resources

Why I Don’t Trust Expensive ERP Discovery Studies

I hate it when companies are over-sold by a salesperson. In my experience, one of the most guaranteed ways to buy more than you need is to pay for an expensive discovery report before you buy Dynamics GP. I just met with a distribution company using Microsoft Dynamics GP. They had paid $12,000 to a large Dynamics GP partner for a “business analysis”.  I saw a copy of the report. I was not impressed.  Now, almost 2 years later this company is way over budget and they are still not where they should be at this point.

By |2016-09-08T19:11:37+00:00September 8th, 2016|CAL ERP Tips & Tricks Blog, Dynamics GP Upgrade Resources, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Why Choose CAL?, Why Choose Dynamics GP|Comments Off on Why I Don’t Trust Expensive ERP Discovery Studies

Best Practices for Backing Up Your Own Dynamics GP Data

Every company that uses Microsoft Dynamics GP needs to understand the importance of backing up their own data, and the right way to do it. Here are my insider tips, based on working with hundreds of Dynamics GP systems.

By |2016-04-19T14:56:30+00:00April 19th, 2016|CAL ERP Tips & Tricks Blog, Dynamics GP Upgrade Resources, Microsoft Dynamics GP|Comments Off on Best Practices for Backing Up Your Own Dynamics GP Data

How Much Training Do I Need When I Do a Dynamics GP Upgrade?

Why do they have to change everything? That is always my first question when I do a software upgrade. I remember spending an hour looking for the Print button when Office 2010. And the frustration I felt after realizing that the “Advanced Find” button in Dynamics CRM was now that tiny wheel icon in the corner.

By |2016-02-16T15:39:34+00:00February 16th, 2016|CAL ERP Tips & Tricks Blog, Dynamics GP 2013 R2, Dynamics GP 2015 R2, Dynamics GP Upgrade Resources, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Why Choose CAL?|Comments Off on How Much Training Do I Need When I Do a Dynamics GP Upgrade?

43 Questions You Must Ask Before Hosting Dynamics GP Online

We want to make the Dynamics GP Cloud experience as SIMPLE for you as possible. We have come up with 43 questions designed to cover everything you need to know so you can make an informed decision and compare “apples to apples” of various cloud software vendors and between different Dynamics GP data center offers.

By |2015-08-07T14:28:09+00:00August 7th, 2015|CAL ERP Tips & Tricks Blog, Dynamics GP New Features, Dynamics GP Online, Dynamics GP Promotions/Cost, Dynamics GP Upgrade Resources, Microsoft Dynamics GP|Comments Off on 43 Questions You Must Ask Before Hosting Dynamics GP Online

Microsoft Dynamics GP Product Strategy and Roadmap Through 2016

Once you make an investment in a product you want to know the roadmap, the direction where it is headed. Microsoft Dynamics makes that information very clear. Check out the published “Microsoft Dynamics GP Roadmap” graphic and download the latest “Microsoft Dynamics GP Product Strategy Statement of Direction PDF”

12 Questions To Determine the Cost of Your Dynamics GP Upgrade

Even if you are still evaluating Dynamics GP for a future purchase it is a good idea to budget the cost of upgrades and know what type of information you need to track.

By |2015-02-03T15:26:31+00:00February 3rd, 2015|CAL ERP Tips & Tricks Blog, Dynamics GP 2015, Dynamics GP Promotions/Cost, Dynamics GP Upgrade Resources, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Why Choose CAL?|Comments Off on 12 Questions To Determine the Cost of Your Dynamics GP Upgrade

Will Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 System Requirements Require a SQL Server Upgrade?

Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 is scheduled to be released in December 2014. We typically recommend that our clients wait several months to install the newest version, but you can start planning for the system requirements now.

By |2014-10-28T13:51:30+00:00October 28th, 2014|CAL ERP Tips & Tricks Blog, Dynamics GP 2015, Dynamics GP New Features, Dynamics GP Upgrade Resources, Microsoft Dynamics GP|Comments Off on Will Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 System Requirements Require a SQL Server Upgrade?

Microsoft Dynamics GP Standard and Professional Users Get $10K Worth of Software Free

If you purchased Microsoft Dynamics GP before 2006 you are [...]

By |2012-11-08T11:27:28+00:00November 8th, 2012|CAL ERP Tips & Tricks Blog, Dynamics GP 2013, Dynamics GP New Features, Dynamics GP Promotions/Cost, Dynamics GP Upgrade Resources, Microsoft Dynamics GP|Comments Off on Microsoft Dynamics GP Standard and Professional Users Get $10K Worth of Software Free

REVISED: 5 Ways CAL Customers Can Save Money Before New Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 Pricing Begins

(Note: This post was revised 9/20/2012 with corrected pricing information [...]

By |2012-09-17T17:34:00+00:00September 17th, 2012|CAL ERP Tips & Tricks Blog, Dynamics GP 2013, Dynamics GP Promotions/Cost, Dynamics GP Upgrade Resources, Microsoft Dynamics GP|Comments Off on REVISED: 5 Ways CAL Customers Can Save Money Before New Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 Pricing Begins