White Papers

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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 Process

ERP Selection and Implementation Guide
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

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 Businesses

True Cloud Applications for Agile and Fast Growing Businesses

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 ROI

Cloud Delivers More ROI

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 IT

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

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?

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.

 


7 Pitfalls to Avoid as You Transition Business Software to the Cloud

If you are considering moving your on-premises software systems to the cloud, there can be many benefits. But there can also be potential pitfalls.
To help you steer clear of the problems that inevitably accompany change, we’ve collected stories based on the real experiences of companies like yours. On each page of this white paper, you’ll find a cautionary tale based on hard-earned experience. Plus, tips to avoid making the same mistake.


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

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

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 Software

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

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 mid-market 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

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 ERP

25 Brilliant Ideas to Outsmart Your Competition with Microsoft Dynamics ERP

 

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 Software

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

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 ASK

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

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 Customers

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

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 Services

Beyond 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 Profits

12 Revolutionary Ideas That Fuel Distributor Profits

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.

 


Acumatica Included in Nucleus Research CRM Technology Value Matrix 2018

Acumatica Included in Nucleus Research CRM Technology Value Matrix 2018According to Nucleus Research, “Acumatica is the only primarily ERP provider covered in the Matrix because, while others provide some CRM functionality, Nucleus has found that Acumatica customers can rely solely on Acumatica for their CRM needs. Acumatica solutions support SMB customers primarily in the retail, wholesale distribution, service, manufacturing, construction, and technology industries. Acumatica supplies modules for sales automation, marketing automation, service and support automation, and customer self service as well as e-commerce through its Magento partnership.”

 

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