IBG Insights – What’s New in Business Software

The ERP Cost Checklist

The ERP Cost Checklist

Acquiring Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software is usually a major move for a business. Whether you’re upgrading from an older system or buying your first-ever ERP solution, it’s a big deal. ERP will affect how your business runs for the foreseeable future. As...

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Acumatica 2020 R1: A Significant New Product Release

Acumatica 2020 R1: A Significant New Product Release

Acumatica will soon release its latest semi-annual update, known as 2020 R1. This new edition of Acumatica Cloud ERP expands the solution’s business management capabilities. It’s a big deal. As Acumatica CEO, John Roskill explained in his keynote at the Acumatica 2020...

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Understanding Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central

Understanding Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central

Sometimes, a product’s tag line sounds overly ambitious. This is not the case with message, “Run your entire business with a single solution,” the motto for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central. In our experience, this is a true statement. The cloud-based...

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Acumatica Cloud ERP and Its Potential for Your Business

Acumatica Cloud ERP and Its Potential for Your Business

We are an Acumatica partner. In this role, we have worked with many companies over the years on the implementation of Acumatica Cloud ERP. In conversations with prospective customers, we sometimes hear people refer to Acumatica as “an application.” This is not the...

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Acumatica Summit 2020 Recap

Acumatica Summit 2020 Recap

We told you. You should have been there! But, if you missed the Acumatica Summit 2020, here’s a recap of some of the amazing things that happened at the big conference, which was held at The Cosmopolitan resort on the Las Vegas strip. It was a two-day celebration of...

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6 Reasons It’s Time for Manufacturers to Give Up Excel

6 Reasons It’s Time for Manufacturers to Give Up Excel

Excel has been a mainstay of work environments for some time. While Excel is good for listing data, and to some extent calculating prices, it’s not ideal for a manufacturing business. Excel lacks many features of Acumatica Manufacturing Edition. Today’s manufacturers...

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The Dangers of Data Silos, and How to Avoid Them

The Dangers of Data Silos, and How to Avoid Them

When you drive across the country, you’ll see silos used by farmers for storing grain and corn. They’re hard to miss, cylindrical towers reaching up a hundred feet or more over the flat landscape. The word “silo” has been adopted in the business world, but with...

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