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[Video] BI360: Streamlining Budgeting and Forecasting
Does your current budgeting cycle consist of back-and-forth email threads with too many spreadsheets and broken links? Or is your time consumed by manually entering budgeting information into each account in your ERP solution? Once you have the numbers, is it challenging to make sense of all of it? If so, it’s time to graduate to consolidated budgeting and forecasting with BI360. BI360 Budgeting & Forecasting is an Excel add-in with powerful workflow, collaboration and security controls that is easy to use and provides a full look into your organization so you can be confident in the decisions you make.
Management Reporter Replacement: Moving to Next-Gen Reporting
Microsoft recently announced the end of future development for the Management Reporter tool in Dynamics GP. While you’ll still be able to use MR and receive basic support—it’s not recommended to stay with a solution that is no longer going to be updated or enhanced. The good news is that you can switch to a next-gen solution like Solver BI360, and actually gain enhanced capabilities and intelligence beyond MR’s financial reporting. Watch this video to get a better look at BI360’s powerful reporting module and how it’s the perfect replacement to Management Reporter.
[Video] What exactly is BI and Enterprise Reporting Budgeting?
There has been a lot of noise around BI. The advent of PowerBI and Azure Machine Learning coupled with the latest news around Management Reporter and Forecaster have added complexity to the ecosystem. A complexity that stands in the way of you and the tools you need to grow your business. The first half of this video will focus on clarifying the categories and identifying the latest business intelligence trends for Dynamics customers. The second half will introduce a product, Solver BI360, that addresses the data integration, reporting, budgeting and dashboarding component of BI.
ERP Live Web Budgeting by BI360 – Expanding Your Budgeting Options
Live ERP budgeting affords your company the opportunity to acquire an automated budgeting and forecasting solution that is both simple and affordable. With the straightforward functionality of BI360’s modules found within their suite of products, combined with their web portal, Solver’s ERP Live Web Budgeting solution can offer your company an efficient alternative to other budgeting tools. The BI360 Suite If you’re not already familiar, here’s a refresher on Solver’s full BI360 suite as it relates to budgeting: Reporting The report writer can be utilized to design financial reports as well as budgeting and forecasting input forms. Planning Where actual data entry and spreading of data takes place, tied directly to the web portal. Data Warehouse BI360’s full blown database designed first and foremost for budgeting as it pulls and pushes data directly to and from your ERP solution. Dashboards Solver’s visualization option for budgets and […]
5 Reasons to Consider BI360 over Management Reporter for Microsoft Dynamics GP
When it comes to reporting out of Dynamics GP, there is a veritable smorgasbord of options available to you, the end user. Although it may be tempting to opt to use Microsoft's Management Reporter 2012 as it comes bundled with your GP license, Management Reporter may not be the best option depending on your or your organization's individual needs. FMT Consultants implements and supports a variety of third-party report writer tools for Dynamics GP reporting, and here are 5 reasons why you should consider Solver's BI360. 1. Excel-Based User Interface Most people in the ERP space are familiar with Excel. In fact, for many users, report writing tools only exist to export data out of Dynamics GP into Excel so that it can be further manipulated into final reports. So why not build your reports in Excel to begin with? Enter BI360. BI360 is an Excel add-in that allows the […]