Showing archived posts for: June 2015


Crestwood Makes Bob Scott’s Top 100 VARs List for a Third Year

Posted by Donna Krizik on June 24, 2015

Crestwood Associates has been named to the Bob Scott’s Insights Top 100 VARs for 2015. This is Crestwood’s third year appearing on the list. The Top 100 resellers are chosen from organizations that sell and implement Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and accounting software. “We are thrilled to be…

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7 Signs You Need Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Posted by Jen Bieker on June 23, 2015

Customer Relationship Management isn’t an option anymore for businesses.  No matter what tools we use to manage our customers, it a critical piece of your business.  Small businesses generally start with using Excel spreadsheets or writing down information about customers and sales.  However, as your…

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34 Irresistible Flavors of Dynamics SL 2015

Posted by Jen Bieker on June 23, 2015

Crestwood is excited about the new version of Dynamics SL.  Microsoft really listened to customer requests and is helping us solve some of our most painful issues.  Take a look at this list of 34 improvements and new features, watch the webinar at the end, and see for yourself…

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Registration Open - DSLUG Conference 2015

Posted by Donna Krizik on June 23, 2015

Registration Is Open!  Please visit the Microsoft Dynamics SL conference pages for the latest details regarding the location, agenda, sponsor expo, and more!  Premium Sessions Announced In addition to getting to network with other SL users, see and touch new features, you can take advantage of the most…

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Quick Query in Dynamics SL 2015

Posted by Jen Bieker on June 23, 2015

Tiffany, a Senior Consultant at Crestwood, recently presented a webinar on the new features in Dynamics SL 2015.  One of the topics I thought was amazing, was the ability to use Quick Query with Microsoft Excel. Quick Query exports to Refreshable Excel files!  Do you love the Quick Query…

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Is Dynamics GP Taking Forever to Post?

Posted by Donna Krizik on June 19, 2015

Are monthly maintenance tasks like running reconcile, taking hours, or worse, days? Maybe it is time to take a look at the size of your database. When we take on a new client, one of the first orders of business is to conduct a process review, where we document the…

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A Little Secret for Dynamics GP – the PSTL Tool

Posted by Jen Bieker on June 18, 2015

Have you heard about the PSTL (Professional Services Tool Kit) Tool for Dynamics GP? It adds quite a bit of functionality to help you solve common business problems.  It includes 35 tools, plus 16 more added separately available Free at no additional cost! Here's where you can download the software…

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Dynamics GP 2015 R2 All-in-One Purchasing View

Posted by Jen Bieker on June 18, 2015

It’s probably happened to you or your accounting staff.  A vendor calls in asking questions about the invoice related to their payment.  Or asking which check was for a specific PO.  Then the fun begins.  We have to go digging around in Dynamics GP,…

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6 Killer New Features in Dynamics GP 2015 R2

Posted by Jen Bieker on June 18, 2015

Most of the time we don’t get overly excited about R2’s – or the second release of a product, but in this case there are some very notable improvements. 1. There is a significant improvement in Dynamics GP working with Azure.  Deploying Dynamics GP in Azure…

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Windows 10 Is Almost Here

Posted by Donna Krizik on June 16, 2015

Back in 2014, Microsoft mentioned Windows 10 at a glance at Build Convention (2014). Now we have word that it will have general availability on July 29, 2015. There is also word that you can get a free upgrade and reserve it ahead of time. This is all true. But who is eligible for this…

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