Challenges Mid-Market Businesses Face by NOT Having BI

With all of the ways available to mid-sized businesses to gather and store data today, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. What sets a successful business apart from the rest is their ability to handle all of the data that is available to them and transform it into useful insight. In order to accomplish this, it…

Microsoft BI Solutions Prove their Leadership in the Industry

According to the latest Technology Value Matrix for Analytics by Nucleus Research the analytics market is expanding in two opposite directions.  There is an equally increasing demand for solutions that are easy to use and intuitive and for improved performance of Big Data analytics.  In light of both of these trends, Microsoft’s business intelligence (BI)…

Time & Expense Entry Made Easy

In a perfect world, your employees’ time would be entered promptly and correctly and then automatically routed into your back-office ERP solution for quick and efficient processing. In the real world, however, if an employee is out of the office or simply neglects to enter their time and expenses, it can affect the processing for…

Dynamics CRM Online Custom Report Limitations Removed

One of the documented limitations of custom reporting capabilities of Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online 2011 is the restriction within the fetch XML that prevents it from including outer joins. For example, if I need to create a custom report that includes Accounts and their Membership, the account won’t appear on the report if there is…