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  • Blog Post: India: an emerging economy perspective

    Last week in my blog post Winning in Retail - BRIC by Bric , I highlighted a story from the current edition of SPEAK Magazine about the growth of retail markets in the BRIC countries and their need for the 'right' IT solutions to meet their specific needs. As a continuation of our look at BRIC...
  • Blog Post: Inside Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012: Sharing Business Information the Easy Way w/ Enterprise Portal

    Too often, organizations make business data and business applications available only to back-office workers. By limiting access in this way, they miss out on the benefits of providing everyone in the company with real-time information and the ability to make informed decisions quickly enough to keep...
  • Blog Post: Inside Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012: Easy ERP is NOT an Oxymoron

    Easy ERP is NOT an Oxymoron: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 is Powerfully Simple We've all heard the horror stories of costly ERP implementations that result in an application that very few in the company can actually use. This is no longer acceptable. Usability-how easy the program is to learn and...
  • Blog Post: Announcing 2011 Partner of the Year Award Winners - Congrats to our Dynamics ERP Partners!!!

    Microsoft today announced the winners and finalists of the 2011 Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards. The annual awards honor Microsoft partners for delivering innovative solutions during the past year that directly address customer challenges. Award winners and finalists, chosen from nominations from...
  • Blog Post: Food for Thought as Partner Shows Industry Focus - an Interview with Columbus IT

    I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Chris Green (CG), Global Marketing Manager at Columbus IT to talk about Columbus IT's drive towards a more industry-focused strategy and some of the marketing initiatives to support that. Here is a summary of our conversation. LS: Chris tell us a...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 at Leading Manufacturing Event

    Well I hope that you enjoyed the Convergence coverage from our team last week - certainly a lot going on in particular around Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. For those of us with a mnaufacturing focus however, the fun and games started a week before Convergence in Atlanta at the Hannover Messe where we previewed...
  • Blog Post: Reporting from EuroShop w/ Microsoft Dynamics

    As we approach Euroshop here in Dusseldorf and understand its great significance for the Retail Industry, I wanted to share with you some thoughts on the state of retail today and how organizations face an environment offering ever-expanding opportunity while also posing unprecedented challenges. Retailers...
  • Blog Post: At a Glance: News and Wins for Microsoft Dynamics ERP

    Everybody knows that I like a good Microsoft Dynamics ERP win to brag about onThe Edge (we will let Guy, Gerice and Ross blog about really important issues :)) are here a few new ones for you to take a look at including great wins for Microsoft Dynamics AX courtesy of Hitachi Consulting in the UK at...
  • Blog Post: Wrapping up from Convergence Europe 2010

    As Convergence Europe 2010 winds down, I wanted to take a brief moment to reflect on what has been accomplished over the last week. We (and a number of our customers and partners) traveled to three cities, where we announced exciting news across the entire Microsoft Dynamics business. We welcomed more...
  • Blog Post: Our Very Own Mr. Spicy Takes Microsoft Dynamics to the Indian Retail Market

    I received an email a few weeks back from our Global Retail Industry Director, Dilip Popat re: some feedback he had received following a trip to India to support the launch of Dynamic Vertical Solutions' ‘Retail Centre Of Excellence’ . Apparently he had received some positive feedback...
  • Blog Post: Orange County Container Group (OCCG) Selects OneNeck & Microsoft Dynamics ERP

    Nearly a couple of weeks ago now since I last posted something on a new win for Microsoft Dynamics ERP (see " Gaspari Nutrition Beefs up Business with Microsoft Dynamics & GP Mibar.net ") so I thought I would revisit the wins trail and let you all know about the outsourcing company OneNeck...
  • Blog Post: Metaphorix and Equisys Deliver Cost Savings and Efficiency Gains to Microsoft Dynamics NAV Customers

    During FY10 I recall seeing an increasing number of stories around what I would call 'partner collaboration' (see " In the News: More Microsoft Dynamics ERP Partner Collaboration " for a quick example.) Whether it was ISVs and VARs working together more or strategic alliances between...
  • Blog Post: WPC 2010 Momentum Continues with Microsoft Dynamics ERP

    Another quick recap of a great day 2 yesterday at WPC . As those of you watching online saw, after the partner awards the keynotes started out with something very different for this IT and business oriented audience - a focus on the consumer products of the company. The addition to the agenda was well...
  • Blog Post: WPC 2010 - The Dynamics Story so Far!

    Wow what a first day at WPC 2010 here in Washington DC. The morning was packed full with keynotes. Steve Ballmer took the stage to acknowledge the path Microsoft has chosen to embrace with partners. Ballmer discussed the key dimensions of the Cloud and finished by challenging partners to reinvent the...
  • Blog Post: Gaspari Nutrition Beefs up Business with Microsoft Dynamics & GP Mibar.net

    Back on the wins trail ladies and gentlemen - kicking off with a bicep busting win for Microsoft Dynamics GP and New York-based Microsoft Gold Certified partner MIBAR.net . A combination of rapid growth in recent years and the desire to deliver a quality product with superior customer service, meant...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Dynamics ERP Week 27 News in Short Review

    Very brief post this time around as everybody prepares for a busy week in Washington D.C. and Worldwide Partner Conference . If you are following onTwitter make sure you use the official WPC hastag of #WPC10. Right back to the news stories of the week starting with more channel consolidation/growth through...
  • Blog Post: RSR Announces Release of Latest Retail Report on the Customer-centric Store

    It was great to highlight the Aldata agreement that we signed recently so time to continue with the retail theme some more here on The Edge. With the GA of Microsoft Dynamics AX for Retail in 16 countries worldwide not far away, I found a recently published report from research house Retail Systems Research...
  • Blog Post: Closing out FY10 with Microsoft Dynamics ERP

    They say that time flies when you are having fun....or maybe that is just the case when one is so busy? One thing is for sure both are true of my working life at Microsoft. Since my post about Microsoft and Retail Specialist Aldata Announcing an Agreement to Deliver New Solutions for Microsoft Dynamics...
  • Blog Post: Press Release: Leading Microsoft Dynamics ERP Partner Announces New Solution Integrating with Teamcenter from Siemens PLM Software

    Time for another press release courtesy of one of our leading global partners and ISV's. Microsoft Gold Certified partner To-Increase recently announced a new integration between Microsoft Dynamics AX and Siemens PLM Software’s Teamcenter® software. This new solution, which supports Teamcenter 8...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Dynamics ERP Week 24 News in Short Review

    Well another week has flown by and it is time for yet another look at the world of Microsoft Dynamics ERP and all of the news in short stories for week 24. I will start off in provocative fashion (or moderately provocative fashion) by highlighting a nice little post on Netsuite vs. Microsoft Dynamics...
  • Blog Post: PVBS Announces Transquest Federal Moves to Microsoft Dynamics ERP from QuickBooks

    Another great new win from the Microsoft Dynamics NAV win train courtesy of the "Share Your Success Program".... Pleasant Valley Business Solutions (PVBS), a Microsoft Gold Certified partner recently announced that fast-growing government contractor Transquest Federal Systems (Westlake Village...
  • Blog Post: Dynamics TV Returns with a Roar at Chester Zoo

    Yes Dynamics TV and on-screen host/comedian extraordinaire Guy Tucker are back in the latest and greatest Dynamics TV production. Filmed live at Chester Zoo this video shows why the zoo's workforce are going wild about the RoleTailored client in Microsoft Dynamics NAV. No more monkeying around trying...
  • Blog Post: Owen Springs Implements Zetadocs for Microsoft Dynamics NAV to Increase Customer Service and Efficiency

    Our roving reporter in Fargo (yes Gerice Anderson) is taking a well-deserved break from the Microsoft madhouse so I have the pleasure of bringing our latest and greatest submissions from our increasingly popular "Share Your Success Program" to The Edge. Today it is time for a trip back to sunny...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Dynamics ERP Week 23 News in Short Review

    After an interesting week of major press releases last week back to our our staple diet of news in short or is that news in shorts (sunny for a change here in Copenhagen.) I am going to kick this week's review off by highlighting a recent interview with the flying dutchman himself, Kees Hertogh ...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Dynamics ERP Week 22 News in Short Review

    There is really absolutely no point in beating around the bush here so I will jump in with both feet - Microsoft has been on a tear recently. Now these are not my words but those of Doug Henschon in a recent Information Week article entitled " Microsoft Piles On Dynamics Apps Upgrades ." InformationWeek...