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Windstorm reminds everyone about the importance of Disaster Recovery


On June 29th, 2012 at 5:15PM a brief but severe front came through the Midwest and in a span of under twenty minutes cut electricity, phone and data lines to millions of homes and businesses.  My business was one.  Fortunately

Posted in Network Security, President's Rant, Server Maintenance

TG Daily Article: Dell shipped faulty PCs for years, court documents show


So for years AccuNet has warned our customers about the risks they take with buying Dell.  We’ve warned that they are not reliable because they constantly switch our manufacturers just to go to one with a cheaper part price.  Now

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Posted in AccuNet Software & Services, Network/IT Support, President's Rant

Convergence Wrap-Up/ SL Updates


By James Neal, AccuNet Vice President Another good Convergence came and went this April.  Convergence?  What is it?  It’s the Microsoft Dynamics Customer event where over 10,000 Dynamics customers and partners converge to learn more about the direction of the

Posted in AccuNet Software & Services, Cool New Stuff, Microsoft Dynamics SL, President's Rant

Integrated document management with Dynamics SL is finally here!


It seems I have been looking for a simple document management system for years that would allow our customers to scan in an invoice, apply an approval workflow and then attach it to a voucher and project in SL.  It

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Posted in AccuNet Software & Services, Cool New Stuff, Microsoft Dynamics SL, President's Rant, Third Party ISVs/Products

Rumors about FRx being discontinued?!


I have had two customers call me recently in a panic asking what they should do because FRx is being discontinued.  This is not true! Here is the truth.  FRx is owned by Microsoft and it is also licensed for

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Posted in AccuNet Software & Services, Cool New Stuff, Microsoft Dynamics SL, President's Rant

The iPad and Why Its Not Meant for Businesses


Apple announced that is sold 300,000 iPads in its first day.  That’s huge!  But is the Apple iPad meant for business use or is it just a fun gadget? Our client’s have been asking us if the iPad will work

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Posted in AccuNet Software & Services, Cool New Stuff, Network/IT Support, President's Rant

Benefits of a hard close verses the flexibility of open accounting periods


Dynamics SL has always touted its flexibility.  Flexibility is designed into the closing process.  For many accounting systems once the closing process has been run, those financials are cast in concrete.  This is of critical importance to companies that are

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Posted in AccuNet Software & Services, Microsoft Dynamics SL, President's Rant, Third Party ISVs/Products