Tag: ERP

21st Century ERP: Why Organizations Are Moving to the Cloud

“I don’t need a hard disk in my computer if I can get to the server faster… carrying around these non- connected computers is byzantine by comparison.” – Steve Jobs, late chairman of Apple (1997) Organizations across the world are moving their Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems to the cloud….

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Make Sage ERP Your Sales Tax Survival Tool

Imagine this.  You just received word that your organization was randomly selected for a sales tax audit and you only have 3 days to prepare.  Your company has never been audited before, but you feel pretty confident that all of your sales and associated sales tax rates have been recorded…

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Acumatica Wins Two Industry Software Awards

Acumatica, a leader in cloud ERP software, had quite the eventful week this past week.  The company received two very prestigious awards within the technology community.  Acumatica started out the week by receiving the PCMag Editors’ Choice Award for ERP software.  Later that same week, Acumatica found out that they were also recipients of the…

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A Glimpse into Acumatica Summit 2016

Acumatica, leading provider of Cloud ERP and Cloud Accounting Software, held their annual conference in Orlando, FL the first week of February.   The event was a 2 day partner and customer conference, followed by 3 days of training (optional). OVERVIEW: Attendance peaked at nearly 600 people, including partners, customers, Acumatica…

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FASB Section 52 Reporting and Consolidation for Sage 100

DSD Business System’s General Ledger Multi-Currency (GLMC) module for Sage 100 ERP is invaluable for international and multinational companies.  This module supports the accounting requirements of the Financial Account Standards Board – Section 52.  The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) serves as a public information clearinghouse, and has been the…

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DSD’s Strategic Consultation: A Software Health Check

As the end of the year begins to approach, we like to remind our clients annually how important it is to conduct regular system health checks for their business management software.  A regular system health check allows our client’s business software to run efficiently, reliably, securely, and at peak performance. …

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Will Your Backup Get You Back Up?

A backup system has always been a fundamental requirement for any enterprise.  For fun, let’s review the history of backup solutions? Clay tablets Paper Carbon paper Punch cards Magnetic tape Floppy disks Tape cartridges CDs and DVDs Zip drives USB flash drives External hard drives SAN, NAS, VTL, and SSD…

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Updating Your Hardware or Network Environment

As technology is increasingly changing, it has become vital to work with an ERP Business Partner to ensure that any changes to your internal network or hardware are reviewed.  This ensures compatibility with current, installed software.  While many of us work in tandem with our IT Company or department to…

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