Dynamics Blog

Welcome to the Dynamics Blog hosted by the professionals at Armanino. This blog is about anything that may be helpful to others regarding Microsoft Dynamics' software. The topics can be anything from Microsoft Dynamics GP, AX, CRM, SharePoint, MAS 90/200, .NET development, accounting, compliance and more.

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Serial / Lot Tracking Inventory for Life Sciences

Life sciences companies need to track serial and lot numbers for numerous reasons including compliance, quality control, and to provide an infrastructure to execute a product recall should one be required in the future. Read on for details on utilizing your financial systems for serial and lot tracking inventory within your life sciences company. To be …

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Depreciation Reversal Quality Issue in Microsoft Dynamics GP

Need to reverse depreciation for 2017 in Microsoft Dynamics GP? This post will walk you through what to do when you encounter the Depreciation Reversal Quality Issue for GP. The January reversal target date should be 12/31/2016, however, the following error is received: “If Target date is prior to the current year for any book, …

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Simple Manufacturing ERP for Life Sciences

Most life science companies in the pharmaceutical or medical device space will need to use some ERP functionality associated with inventory and manufacturing to accommodate their specific industry needs. The needs for inventory and manufacturing generally broaden through the product life cycle. Read on to learn about my recommendation for the right ERP for life sciences …

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Dynamics GP Project Tracking with the General Ledger

Most companies have at least some requirement to track project related activity for their organizations, whether it’s a research and development (R&D) project, an internal construction project, or a customer-specific project. There are several ways to utilize Microsoft Dynamics GP project tracking capabilities. Perhaps the simplest method is to merely use a specific segment in the chart …

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

FIX: Power BI Not Authorized in Dynamics GP After Upgrade

I’ve been pulling my Power BI dashboard graphs into the Dynamics GP Home Page since GP 2016. When I upgraded my system from GP 2016 to GP 2016 R2, my GP system would not properly authorize my Power BI account. This post covers how to easily fix the issue so you can connect your Power …

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Bob Scott’s VAR Stars List Features Armanino for 6th Consecutive Year

Each year, Bob Scott’s Insights publishes a list of the top 100 middle-market software partners leading the industry through innovation, leadership, growth and recognition. Firms (value-added resellers or VARs) are selected based on these qualities as opposed to revenue and range in size, from very small to the largest shops, and software product line. Armanino …

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Insights on When to Upgrade Dynamics GP

GP2015? GP2015R2? GP2016? GP2016R2???! It’s an exciting time to be a Dynamics GP customer! Microsoft has increased the release cycle of their products and is releasing a new version of GP almost every year, as well as the R2 releases in the mid or year-end cycle of the product. These releases bring many exciting new …

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

2016 UG Summit Top Highlights

  Another year, another UG Summit! Below are our Top 5 Highlights from the 2016 UG Summit conference in Tampa. Dynamics 365 Keynote Throughout the entire 2016 UG Summit, people kept coming back to the question…”did you hear the keynote?”. Delivered by Scott Guthrie of Microsoft and Ray Wang of Constellation Research – this opening presentation …

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Revenue Recognition is Coming. Are You Ready?

As your business anticipates the compliance demands for ASC 606 and IFRS 15, look to a trusted advisor for guidance. With a team of seasoned auditors, accountants and consultants who have extensive revenue recognition compliance and documentation experience, as well as technology and process improvement expertise, Armanino is well-positioned to help companies ensure they are …

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Going to UG Summit 2016? Win a GoPro!

Going to the UG Summit 2016? Take Our Survey Today, and Enter to Win a GoPro in Tampa! Armanino is excited to sponsor the UG Summit, October 11-14, in Tampa, Florida. The conference is a fantastic opportunity to learn, share knowledge and network with fellow professionals – from Microsoft Dynamics team members, to fellow Armanino …

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