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What’s New in the Cloud?

Microsoft Cloud is a secure solution that can listen, learn and predict; turning data into actionable insight that enhances business opportunities. With the cloud, high performance computing and agility can help businesses expand their growth. The Cloud connects every user in your organization to the data they need to make better decisions, faster. Here are three services the Cloud can provide to help your business flourish. (more…)

How to Prepare as a Startup CFO

Change is the only constant; at a startup company change happens quickly. Usually, in this environment there is no established business model, which can make these changes hard to keep pace with. What do you need to do in order to stay current as a startup CFO? Being able to accurately assess and correct issues when things aren’t working is invaluable.

A prepared CFO is flexible, embracing change while fostering innovative and creative problem solving. Being flexible will lead to growth and success within the company, even when it challenges the status quo. The prepared CFO is unafraid of speaking up and shirking procedures that are halting growth in their businesses, attempting to move towards creating a results-driven culture. (more…)

How Microsoft Dynamics GP Reporting Tools Helps You Make Fast, Informed Decisions

Dynamics GP Your business is made up of a lot of moving parts. But when different departments are using different solutions, it becomes nearly impossible to run your business as one well-oiled machine. Dynamics GP is the unifying solution your employees will want to use. A familiar user interface similar to Microsoft Office will increase user adoption and lower the learning curve. Gain breakthrough insight into business performance and profitability, provide an integrated view of risk exposure, monetize market data, deliver on regulatory compliance requirements, and capitalize on the Internet of Things. Microsoft Dynamics GP encompasses enterprise data management, analytics, pervasive business insight, dynamic user visualization, and self-service access for business users.


Microsoft Dynamics SL Reporting Customizations

Dynamics SLMicrosoft Dynamics SL helps you gain deeper business and risk insight from internal and external data. A more comprehensive approach improves the accuracy and integrity of insight that you can gain with actuarial, financial, and operational risk. Microsoft Dynamics SL delivers breakthrough insight into business performance and profitability, improve combined and loss ratios, and provide an integrated view of enterprise-wide risk exposure.

Every report that exists within Dynamics SL is fully modifiable by the end user. Dynamics SL has provided convenient ways to change a filter and sort a report at run time without modifying the underlying Crystal Report format. Sometimes it is necessary to modify the standard report to make changes in the look and feel of the report or to make significant changes in the data used in the report. This sounds like another one of those scary customizations, but it usually is quite simple, and the modified reports tend to upgrade from version to version very simply.


What are the ways to obtain a cloud hosting license with Dynamics?

Microsoft Dynamics accounting software, such as Dynamics GP and SL, has become one piece of a total business solution that helps organizations focus less on their infrastructure and more on their strategic needs. As always, the Cloud is able to disseminate and store data across multiple locations spanning the incredible Microsoft backbone server architecture. Pairing Dynamics GP or SL with Cloud software integrates your data, reports, and business management software, giving you the ability to see the big picture, with one-click access to the details. Accountnet provides SaaS pricing and Dynamics cloud hosting options for Microsoft Dynamics by working closely with Data Resolution, a SaaS and web hosting site.


How Can ReQlogic be Customized for Your Business?

Microsoft Dynamics GP and SL has become one piece of a total business solution that helps organizations focus less on their infrastructure and more on their strategic needs. ReQlogic is a web-based tool that allows greater visibility to status of requests, ease of use, and elimination of paper. Pairing Dynamics GP or SL with ReQlogic helps organize your data, reports, and more, giving you the ability to see the big picture, with one-click access to the details.


ReQlogic was designed with flexibility in mind, allowing users to configure the solution in ways that make the most sense for their processes. Customizations can be managed in a variety of ways – some involve simple changes that can be made by users themselves; others may require some assistance from Accountnet along with ReQlogic’s development team.


Below is a quick snapshot showing how Reqlogic can be customized to fit specific requirements:

  1. Setting general configurations and customizations

There are four areas within ReQlogic that allow users to change configurations and customize the product themselves. Under the Customization menu users can modify the following:

  • Text Administration: change screen labels and system messages
  • Email Messages: redesign emails sent through ReQlogic
  • View Definitions: add, delete, or reorder columns in lookup windows
  • Data Field Customizations: hide, display, rename, or specify required fields (most ReQlogic tables have up to 14 user-defined fields available for customization)
  1. Changing reports

Reports are a popular area for customizations. Accountnet in conjunction with ReQlogic’s development team assists with custom reporting, which may be as simple as adding a logo to a Purchase Order or more complex like adding an entirely new report with a launch screen from the reports menu.

  1. Adding custom SQL-stored procedures

The ReQlogic Software Development Kit (SDK) can be used by trained users or partners to add custom SQL-stored procedures to the hooks designed in ReQlogic. Custom SQL code can be used for:

  • Saving document headers or lines
  • Defaulting new lines
  • Copying documents
  • Submitting documents for approval
  • Creating new documents in Dynamics GP or SL
  1. Designing workflows

Often data entered in user fields creates a need for new workflow routing based on those fields. Our developers can create custom Data Tables to be used as a part of ReQlogic workflow routing based on any data field in ReQlogic or Microsoft Dynamics.

As a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, Accountnet helps companies get up and running with Microsoft Dynamics. We don’t just install and configure the software – we train your accounting staff to use it to create the reports they need, so they can analyze data as needed. In partnering with ReQlogic, Accountnet provides customizable features that integrate with Dynamics SL or GP. If you want to know more about ReQlogic’s pricing and functionality, discuss your business needs, or learn more about Microsoft Dynamics in general, you can Contact us at Accountnet and speak to our consultants.