Ready to Upgrade Your Version of Microsoft Dynamics GP?

Microsoft is still supporting Microsoft Dynamics GP and releasing new versions.  As part of your Business Ready Enhancement Maintenance Plan customers receive the new version at no cost.  CAL Business Solutions is ready to assist you with the installation and training to take full advantage of the benefits of the new version.  See what is new since Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013.

Microsoft Dynamics GP Upgrade Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):

What is the average cost of a Dynamics GP upgrade?
There are 8 factors that can impact the price of your next upgrade plus several ways you can save money. Read full article

Can I move my current Dynamics system to the cloud?
Instead of upgrading your hardware according to current version specs, you can move your existing system online. Read more details.

What is the current version of Microsoft Dynamics GP?
Microsoft Dynamics GP released an update in October 2020.  Read about Dynamics GP New Features.

Note: As of 2019, Microsoft no longer includes the year as part of the product name. So the product is now known simply as “Microsoft Dynamics GP”.

Microsoft Dynamics GP Roadmap

What is the timeline for worldwide Microsoft Dynamics GP releases?
As of 2016, Microsoft announced they will go back to an annual release schedule.

Will CAL Business Solutions continue to support my version of Microsoft Dynamics GP?
Yes, CAL Business Solutions will continue to support you, to the best of our ability, as long as you use the product. CAL supports all versions of Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains) from GPA to the current version.

When will Microsoft discontinue support for my version of Microsoft Dynamics GP?
As of the October 2019 release, Microsoft Dynamics GP moved to the Modern Lifecycle Policy. Once you install this update or any update after this release you will be on the new modern lifecycle. The Modern Lifecycle Policy covers products and services that are serviced and supported continuously.
For products governed by the Modern Lifecycle Policy, Microsoft will provide a minimum of 12 months’ notification prior to ending support if no successor product or service is offered—excluding free services or preview releases.

For all new versions check the Microsoft Support Lifecycle website

Dynamics GP 2018 & GP 2018 R2 – Mainstream Support End Date 1/11/23

Dynamics GP 2016 & GP 2016 R2 – Mainstream Support End Date 7/13/21

Dynamics GP 2015 & GP 2015 R2 – Mainstream Support End Date 4/14/20

Dynamics GP 2013 & GP 2013 R2 – Mainstream Support End Date 4/10/18

Dynamics GP 2010 – Mainstream Support End Date 10/13/2015

Dynamics GP Version 10.0 – Mainstream Support End Date 10/9/2012

Dynamics GP Version 9.0 – Mainstream Support End Date 1/11/2011

What are the current system requirements for Microsoft Dynamics GP?
Plan your upgrade by reviewing the latest hardware/server specs for Dynamics GP here.

What should I do if I am ready to upgrade my version of Microsoft Dynamics GP?

Contact CAL Business Solutions at 860-485-0910 x4 to discuss your options. We will review your current system, add-on products, and customizations and prepare a detailed upgrade plan.

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