Controlling Cost Of EDI For Microsoft Dynamics GP

Controlling Cost of EDI for Microsoft Dynamics GP

Adding an electronic data interchange (EDI) solution to Microsoft Dynamics® GP is more than an attractive option--for some companies, it is a firm mandate from their customers or a prerequisite to enter attractive markets. But according to Brian Lynch of Panatrack partner organization Data Masons, there are subtleties to selecting the appropriate EDI solution for a growing business. In this new Executive Brief, Lynch explians how some EDI solutions for Microsoft…

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Is Hardware And Software Leasing Right For You?

Is Hardware and Software Leasing Right for You?

Here at Panatrack, we work with many solid, middle market companies who have an immediate need get control over inventory in their organization. Upon implementing a solution, they can expect measurable return on investment. They will be able to streamline the order fulfillment process, eliminate excess inventory, handle peak demand with fewer employees, avoid stockouts and backorders and stop picking the wrong products. Reductions in inventory carrying costs, non-value-added work…

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Will Popular Extensions Work For Dynamics GP In The Cloud?

Will Popular Extensions Work for Dynamics GP in the Cloud?

Value added resellers and Microsoft are both steering new and existing customers to provision Microsoft Dynamics GP in the cloud. Many VARs have their own private cloud offerings, and Microsoft recently enhanced Dynamics GP to make it easier to get up and running in their Azure cloud. And for many organizations, moving away from on-premise solutions will be appealing. "A lot of people are looking to invest in new or existing instances of Dynamics…

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3 Reasons You Want A Dynamics GP-Specific WMS

3 Reasons You Want a Dynamics GP-Specific WMS

The Microsoft Dynamics® ecosystem is diverse and broad. Many independent software vendors (ISVs) support all of the Dynamics products-- Dynamics SL, Dynamics AX, Dynamics NAV and Dynamics GP. Some of these companies are also involved with non-Microsoft enterprise software products. Diversity can be an attractive business model. You have more products to sell, and more people to sell to. Within the Dynamics space, some ISVs can effectively address all of…

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A Surprising Tip For Fixed Asset Management In Dynamics GP

A Surprising Tip for Fixed Asset Management in Dynamics GP

Microsoft Dynamics® GP has strong fixed asset accounting functionality. Using Dynamics GP, you can easily calculate depreciation, import asset information from other sources, assign assets to groups for easier management, transfer an asset to a new general ledger account or property tax locaton or retire an asset our group of assets either partially or fully. Where Dynamics GP must be augmented, however, is where the assets themselves are tracked with…

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You, Too, Can Optimize Inventory For Field Sales

You, too, can optimize inventory for field sales

Yes, most any enterprise software designed for product-centric companies will offer strong inventory management functionality. Microsoft Dynamics® GP for instance allows you to manage inventory throughout the value chain. From within your four walls, this functionality can be brought to bear in a cohesive fashion to ensure that inventory transactions are recorded in the inventory module where the data can then be accessed as needed throughout the organization. Inventory consumed can…

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Burning Questions About Dynamics GP In The Cloud

Burning questions about Dynamics GP in the Cloud

A wise man once said that you don't need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows. And for Microsoft Dynamics® GP customers, independent software vendors (ISVs) and value added resellers (VARs), the wind seems to be blowing towards more instances of Dynamics GP being provisioned in the cloud rather than on-premise. What will this mean for us? What disruption and change will Dynamics GP in the cloud bring? Burning Question #1: How…

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Video — Stock Replenishment In Microsoft Dynamics GP

Video — Stock Replenishment in Microsoft Dynamics GP

Microsoft Dynamics GP® has a number of tools to help automate inventory replenishment based on pre-determined criteria. But what about the retail employee who wants to replenish stock by scanning a shelf tag? How can they undertake this using barcode scanning technology that can initiate cascading processes in Dynamics GP? Forunately, this is one type of transaction streamlined by PanatrackerGP for inventory management. A replenishment request from a retail store should be simple…

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Maintenance: Paying Someone Just To Be Your Friend?

Maintenance: Paying Someone Just to Be Your Friend?

Why do you pay for maintenance on software ranging from Microsoft Dynamics® GP to a warehouse management system (WMS) or fixed asset tracking tool like PanatrackerGP? A software vendor ought to use maintenance revenues to re-invest, extend and evolve the product in keeping with their development roadmap. So the license fee buys you the product as it is. The maintenance gets you access to the support desk, as well as…

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And Now For A Little Warehouse Management System Humor …

And Now for a Little Warehouse Management System Humor …

The problem with reading Dilbert strips is that so many of us recognize the dysfunctional patterns of behavior from our own work environments. So the axiom applies -- we laugh because it is funny, and we laugh because it is true. That is why the strip below touches such a nerve with us here at Panatrack. As Dynamics GP users contact us in their search for a warehouse management system…

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