How to avoid issues with Virtual Company settings when migrating Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 (or older versions) to Dynamics 365 Finance and Supply Chain Management

Migrating data from AX2012 (or an older version) to Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Supply Chain Management may present unexpected challenges. One of the issues is virtual company migration. In this blog, we will try to provide you with the answers to some frequently asked questions related to this issue.

How to migrate your customer to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Supply Chain Management and stay updated with 1ClickFactory‘s three-step approach

Customers who are considering moving their solution to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Supply Chain Management are concerned that it might be risky, difficult, and time-consuming. What if we told you that the well-evaluated and thought-out decision to migrate your customer’s Dynamics AX version to Dynamics 365 Finance and Supply Chain Management could be much easier, cost-effective, and even life-changing?

How to keep the newest D365 F&SCM system updated without any hassle

With 8 Microsoft updates per year to gain access to the latest enhancements and security features, how can you ensure that after implementing the required updates, the system works properly, remains secure, and does not cause any financial risks?  We at 1ClickFactory are taking the same approach as Microsoft – every update should be tested. Why? In this blog post we are going to answer all questions and dispel any doubts that your customer might have about the Microsoft updates and their need to be tested.

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Publisher Program: Are you ready to accelerate?

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS customer base is exponentially increasing. Having over 15,000 customers on SaaS now, Microsoft is seeing a 200 percent annual growth in users, as per Mike Morton’s speech at Directions North America 2021. In tandem, 1ClickFactory observes strong interest in Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS upgrades, which increased by 250% since the beginning of 2020. To give the Business Central SaaS ecosystem a chance to catch up with this growing demand, and to accelerate a cloud-first strategy, Microsoft announced the launch of the upcoming Publisher program.

The total cost of ownership of an ERP in the Cloud: The main factors to consider before building an in-house hosting platform

Technology is evolving more quickly than ever. As a Microsoft Dynamics Partner, you’ve probably already started considering - if not implementing - various cloud deployment scenarios for your customers. According to Gartner, “By 2024, more than 45% of IT spending on system infrastructure, infrastructure software, application software and business process outsourcing will shift from traditional solutions to the cloud.” In order to evaluate the key factors to consider before deciding whether to choose an in-house platform or a hosting provider, 1ClickFactory invited some experts to share their perspectives on what it takes to build a hosting service and provide recommendations for best practices.

Innovating products with a customer (Microsoft Dynamics partner) in mind

Listening to our customers – Microsoft Dynamics partners - and acting on their feedback is an integral part of 1ClickFactory’s service development process. At 1ClickFactory we apply a structured process for listening to our partners (through annual partner satisfaction surveys, front-line people, feedback from the website, and other channels), work with their insights, and most importantly - act on them.

Is the upgrade to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS more expensive than on-premises?

When choosing between the upgrade to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS and On-Premises, cost is often a deciding factor.  At first, the initial costs of the upgrade to Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS seem more expensive than On-Premises. But when considering all upgrade costs that flood in year-over-year, it becomes clear that the alternatives are not cheaper in the long run. In this blog post, I briefly overview the overall costs of upgrading to Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS vs. On-Premises based on the demo 1ClickFactory prices, with the aim to show the whole picture.

Technical code changes in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central 2021 release wave 1 [2]

Here you'll find part 2 of the in-depth review of the latest code changes in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central 2021 Release Wave 1. Let's compare Dynamics 365 Business Central versions 18, 17, 16 and 15, to see the differences between the versions and to understand the necessary adjustments that need to be made to make Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central solutions code compatible with new and future releases.