Dynamics Partner Roundup: CRM Data Migration; GP Ecommerce; VAR performance; CfMD Property Management; Route Optimization

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By: Linda Rosencrance

KingswaySoft Simplifies Data Migration for Dynamics CRM

KingswaySoft Inc., a provider of data integration software, has announced the availability of the Migration Starter Pack for Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online and on-premise.

This sample package uses the company’s SSIS Integration Toolkit for Dynamics CRM to work through many of the complexities of CRM migrations and take a lot of the work out of migration development, according to company officials. This means companies can spend less time preparing to migrate data, allowing for CRM migration projects to be completed much sooner with all data easily loaded into the new CRM system.

“The goal of this sample package was to create the most comprehensive migration package available to help make CRM migration easier,” said Daniel Cai, Dynamics CRM MVP and KingswaySoft principal developer, in a statement. “We find oftentimes clients do not know where to start with a migration, so we’ve worked this all out for you, we set up the package so that all the steps that commonly need to be performed for every migration project have already been done.”

Sana Commerce for Dynamics GP Released

Sana, a provider of e-commerce software, has released Sana Commerce, its integrated e-commerce solution for Microsoft Dynamics GP, completing its product offering for all Microsoft Dynamics ERP systems.

With this new e-commerce product, Sana has created a unified system for online sales for Dynamics GP users, according to company officials. Sana Commerce offers a number of benefits for Dynamics GP users, including:

  • Client account management
  • 100 percent catalog visibility through intuitive navigation paired with strong search, refine, filter and sort capabilities
  • Personalized marketing
  • Real-time pricing and inventory information
  • Automated order processing

NeoSystems Announces Record Year with New Customers

NeoSystems, an ISV provider of Microsoft-integrated QHSE (quality, health, safety and environment) mobile solution iTrak, has announced that it has had record year of growth, with the onboarding of numerous customers such as SECURE Energy Services, Citadel, Interfor and EnviroWaste.

NeoSystems iTrak is a health and safety software solution that’s based on Microsoft Dynamics CRM/XRM and Microsoft Azure. ITrak enables organizations to intuitively manage their employees, deliver and oversee training and certification, create defined forms, audits and inspections, and document management in a  user friendly format, according to company officials.

iTrak is accessible on iOS, Android, and Windows phones even while disconnected. NeoSystems has also begun the preliminary launch of its partner reseller network, bringing ITrak to organizations with dedicated Microsoft Dynamics practices, company officials said. The reseller network has already garnered partner support and will be officially launched before the end of the year.

360 Visibility Achieves Certified for Microsoft Dynamics Accreditation

360 Visibility has announced that its 360 Property Management Software has passed the Software Solution Test for Microsoft Dynamics, which is a major requirement for Certified for Microsoft Dynamics (CfMD) status.

360 Property Management Software is a single, unified, property accounting platform that is industry tailored for the management of Commercial, Industrial, Retail, and Mixed-use properties. 360 Property Management Software is a subscription-based program built on Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 and operates online securely using the Microsoft Azure Cloud.

Scientific Logistics and Blue Horseshoe Partner for Cloud-Based Route Optimization Technology

Scientific Logistics (Sci-Log), providers of a routing and scheduling solution designed for cloud computing, and Blue Horseshoe, the industry leader in the development and implementation of Microsoft Dynamics AX for supply chain logistics, have announced a relationship for Blue Horseshoe to resell the Sci-Log suite of applications.

Steve Shebuski, director of solution engineering for Blue Horseshoe, said “The Sci-Log applications fill a crucial gap in the Microsoft Dynamics AX enterprise solution platform for distribution and transportation industries, and the true cloud-based architecture of Sci-Log fits seamlessly with the cloud-based Microsoft ERP platform.”

Blue Horseshoe’s AXLE is a logistics execution solution that offers real-time enterprise execution for transportation service providers including private fleet, LTL, TL, route delivery, brokers and more. AXLE provides cross-operational support that streamlines transportation planning, execution, freight reconciliation as well as the General Ledger, Accounts Payable, and Accounts Receivable functions.

StratusLIVE Online Fundraising Software Reaches Half Million Users in 2016

StratusLIVE, LLC, provider of cloud-based software serving nonprofits, has announced its 2016 user adoption milestones. At present, the company claims its StratusLIVE online fundraising solution has been selected for over 400 corporate social responsibility campaigns, representing more than 500,000 employees.

StratusLIVE online fundraising includes the Workplace Giving Portal and the Give Now Portal which are used by administrators and employees in some of the largest companies in the country. These include Proctor & Gamble, Eli Lilly, Fifth Third Bank, Kroger’s, Delta, Navient, International Paper, NCAA, Dominion Enterprises, the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, and many more.

As more Fortune 1000 companies begin using StratusLIVE software as the platform for corporate social responsibility campaigns, utilization rates are projected to rapidly increase, said the company in a statement.

While the Workplace Giving Portal is designed specifically for employee campaigns, the Give Now Portal is a public-facing website designed to help nonprofits monetize web and social networking traffic with quick and easy giving. The integration with StratusLIVE for Fundraisers CRM makes setting up and running new campaigns and appeals quick but comprehensive, says the company.

About Linda Rosencrance

Linda Rosencrance is a freelance writer/editor in the Boston area. Rosencrance has over 25 years experience as an reporter/investigative reporter, writing for many newspapers in the metropolitan Boston area. Rosencrance has been writing about information technology for the past 16 years.

She has covered a variety of IT subjects, including Microsoft Dynamics, mobile security issues such as data loss prevention, network management, secure mobile app development, privacy, cloud computing, BI, big data, analytics, HR, CRM, ERP, and enterprise IT.

Rosencrance is the author of six true crime books for Kensington Publishing Corp