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Download Reports & White Papers – Acumatica and Microsoft Dynamics GP

Do your own research on ERP software selection, Microsoft Dynamics and the technology industry with these recommended white papers and guides. Review the short descriptions below, click the links to read the entire description and download the white paper. Then contact CAL Business Solutions to take the next step.


Navigating ERP Selection and Implementation: A 5-Step ProcessERP Selection and Implementation Guide

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper The benefits of ERP are well-known – improved customer service, streamlined operations, competitive advantage, business growth, etc. However, selecting the wrong system or a poor implementation can set your company’s progress back by years.



Business Management System Evaluation Checklist
ERP Evaluation Checklist

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper With so many strong ERP systems to choose from, your purchase decision could become complicated, time-consuming—and ultimately, frustrating. That’s why we’ve designed a tool that will help you make a better decision in less time.


True Cloud Applications for Agile and Fast Growing BusinessesTrue Cloud Applications for Agile and Fast-Growing Businesses

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper Why are more and more organizations of all sizes and industries choosing the cloud for their business processes? It could be as simple as “because it works.” According to IDC, companies who moved to the cloud find themselves much better equipped to grow net revenue than their competitors.


Cloud Delivers 2.1 Times More ROICloud Delivers More ROI

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper In deciding whether to switch from an on-premise application to the cloud—a decision that is becoming more imperative every year—take note of this whitepaper from Nucleus Research, which provides new data on how the cloud is saving companies like yours a lot of money.


Don't Be Held Hostage - How Cloud ERP Frees Your Finance Team from the Limitations of ITDon’t Be Held Hostage – How Cloud ERP Frees Your Finance Team from the Limitations of IT

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper In today’s digital world the finance team relies on technology. And that means you rely on the IT department. But they are pulled in so many directions, they simply don’t have the time to produce reports, fix errors or plan upgrades. So you wait. In this white paper we take a look at the challenges you are likely facing and show you how ERP software in the Cloud can make everyone happier.


What the Heck is Digital Transformation and What Does it Mean for Your Business?What the Heck is Digital Transformation and What Does it Mean for Your Business?

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper Like most big concept buzzwords, “Digital Transformation” means something different to almost everyone. To get a practical, real-world perspective, we asked technology experts in the trenches of modern business for their definition. Then we collected real-world stories from businesses using ERP, CRM and the cloud to rethink their future.


15 Red Flags: Is Your Accounting Software Hurting Your Business?15 Red Flags: Is Your Accounting Software Hurting Your Business?

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper Most businesses get started with basic accounting software. The challenge is recognizing the right time to make the switch because it’s easy to ignore the red flags of trouble that show you have outgrown your current system. Get some advance warning from these 15 real life examples.


30 Questions Every CFO Must Ask About the Cost of Accounting Software30 Questions Every CFO Must Ask About the Cost of Accounting Software

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper This new white paper by CAL Business Solutions helps you ask the right questions, avoid hidden fees and understand all the costs involved in a midmarket accounting software/ERP implementation project. Hint: Software is only a small part of the quote!


10 Questions Every Distribution Company Needs to Ask Before Buying Accounting Software10 Questions Every Distribution Company Needs to Ask Before Buying Accounting Software

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper As you evaluate replacements for your accounting software, ask the right questions. Your success depends on your ability to optimize processes and the supply chain through technology. We’ve assembled this list of questions to help.


25 Brilliant Ideas to Outsmart Your Competition with Microsoft Dynamics ERP25 Brilliant Ideas to Outsmart Your Competition with Microsoft Dynamics ERP

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper This easy to read white paper highlights 25 ways real companies are using their Microsoft Dynamics ERP system to outsmart and outpace their competition.


7 Game Changing Trends: Why It’s Time to Move to Online Accounting Software7 Game Changing Trends: Why It’s Time to Move to Online Accounting Software

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper The past decade has brought extraordinary changes to the way we do business. The internet has matured, mobile devices are part of everyday life, and cloud-based solutions have gone mainstream. New trends, enabled by these fundamental developments, are emerging that will further impact your business.


The CFO's Essential Guide to Cloud-based ERP: 35 QUESTIONS YOU NEED TO ASKThe CFO’s Essential Guide to Cloud-based ERP: 35 QUESTIONS YOU NEED TO ASK

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper There has been plenty of information and hype about cloud computing…with a strong shot of technical jargon thrown in. This straightforward white paper is intended to guide you, the CFO, to ask educated questions as you compare the potential benefits and risks of ERP/accounting software on premises versus in the cloud.


24 Wildly Creative Ways Companies Use Microsoft Dynamics CRM to Drive Revenue and Serve Customers24 Wildly Creative Ways Companies Use Microsoft Dynamics CRM to Drive Revenue and Serve Customers

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper If you are using Microsoft Dynamics GP then you should make sure you know the benefits of Microsoft Dynamics CRM too. CRM software will not only manage contacts and sales activities; it can transform your business in ways you probably never imagined. To prove it, The CRM Software Blog compiled examples from CRM experts around the world in this upbeat and engaging white paper.


Beyond Software: How to Estimate the Cost of ERP Implementation ServicesBeyond Software: How to Estimate the Cost of ERP Implementation Services

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper This white paper outlines: The 4 costs involved in ERP software projects including: I need new ERP Software-Now What? What am I really paying for? How do I determine a ballpark ERP project budget? and Is there such a thing as a ‘guaranteed price?’


12 Revolutionary Ideas That Fuel Distributor Profits12 Revolutionary Ideas That Fuel Distributor Profits

CAL Business Solutions • Download White Paper As technology becomes more adaptable and affordable, distributors of every size are able to compete in geographies and markets they never thought possible, yet dealing with this broader range of channels presents a new set of opportunities and challenges.