Cloud Services


Crestwood Hosts Cloud ERP Networking Event & Cubs Game

Posted by Donna Krizik on July 20, 2015

Crestwood Associates hosted an exclusive networking event and Cubs baseball game on June 12, 2015 at the Wrigley Rooftops in Chicago, IL. Software advisors, equity firms and venture capitalists all came together to discuss the Cloud ERP landscape and options in the market. In addition to the game, Crestwood and Acumatica, the…

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The New ERP Workstyle Infographic

Posted by Jen Bieker on July 8, 2015

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Incorrect Calculation of 1099 History

Posted by Jen Bieker on June 15, 2015

While recently working with a customer to help validate their 1099 reports to the vendor AP information I uncovered a flaw in the way that Acumatica calculates 1099 History. Normally, if a vendor is configured as a “1099” vendor, one could expect that the 1099 information would match the payment history for…

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Is Moving Dynamics CRM to the Cloud Right for You? Key Considerations to Help you Decide

Posted by Jen Bieker on April 22, 2015

We’ve been doing Dynamics CRM consulting and implementations since 1998; and from our years of experience, we’ve learned the up-front issues to look at when deciding to move to the Cloud.  Clients often come to us when their project goes awry half-way through, because something was…

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Stay in the Game – Cloud is not Just a Technology, It’s a Strategy

Posted by Jen Bieker on November 21, 2014

What You Should Move to the Cloud First   As a small or medium size business (SMB), we need to stay competitive.  Let’s face it, our workforce is going mobile and the data we capture is growing exponentially, but our legacy on-premise applications are having difficulty keeping…

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Top 3 Things You Should Move to the Cloud Today

Posted by Donna Krizik on February 11, 2014

1. Application development Make your developers happy by using Cloud-based assets for building, testing, and deploying applications. Cloud platforms cut overall development time by 11.6 percent, according to a recent study by Evans Data. Collaboration is also easier with the Cloud, so you can help Bob fix his broken code. Plus, projects…

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Three New Features We Love in Acumatica 4.1

Posted by Donna Krizik on January 24, 2014

Check out these three productivity accelerators in version 4.1. Real-time updates to Excel reports If you use Excel often to manipulate your data and create meaningful reports, you are probably really tired of exporting data to Excel over and over again. In Acumatica 4.1, you can export your information once and then…

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Microsoft Announces New Licensing Options for Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online

Posted by Donna Krizik on July 10, 2013

We are so excited about these new options! Microsoft has always offered Dynamics CRM Online at a single price point. After listening to their customers, who are demanding more choice and flexibility when purchasing CRM Online, they are going to offer three new online licenses and give customers the ability…

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Interested in Dynamics GP and CRM in the Cloud?: Get your answers at Crestwood's free event!

Posted by Donna Krizik on May 20, 2013

Have you been curious about the idea of working with the Cloud or virtual offices? Intrigued by the idea of working from practically anywhere and still being able to access your entire network? Have all of your questions answered with a FREE event June 4, 2013, Explore the Microsoft Cloud, hosted by…

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Salesforce vs Microsoft Office 365 and Dynamics CRM Online

Posted by Donna Krizik on March 19, 2013

Salesforce claims to offer an “all-you-can-eat” social buffet, allowing businesses to get all of the components for one price. The catch is that they have yet to reveal what that price is and have said they will deal with it on a “case-by-case basis”. Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online and Office 365…

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