Technology

Improve Marketing Activities with Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Posted in Marketing | ERP & CRM Software | CRM Software | Microsoft Dynamics CRM | Tech Tips | Technology on April 14, 2014

Today’s marketers need a CRM system that accelerates marketing more than ever before with flawless execution and Microsoft Dynamics CRM has the necessary tools. Microsoft Dynamics CRM uses multichannel marketing automation and analytics to improve marketing execution, insight, results, and customer targeting and segmentation. [More]

The Heartbleed Bug: What You Need to Know Now

Posted in Technology | IT Infrastructure | Security on April 9, 2014

While Microsoft’s push of the final patches for Windows XP might normally be seen as a big deal, a vulnerability in the OpenSSL library has managed to steal the spotlight. CVE-2014-0160, which is more commonly referred to as the “Heartbleed” bug, has revealed that it is possible for a malicious user to retrieve memory that could include sensitive data or even the private encryption keys from web servers running OpenSSL versions 1.0.1-1.0.1f and 1.0.2-beta1. Our security and compliance team has been able to exploit this vulnerability, which means attackers can as well. [More]

Top 10 Business Challenges Solved with Integrated Document Management: Part 1

Posted in Tech Tips | Technology | IT Consulting | Strategic IT Planning on April 9, 2014

Every business has challenges that prevent employees from being as efficient as possible, many of which aren’t perceived as issues until they are actually pointed out. How can you work more intelligently? [More]

9 Technology Twitter Accounts to Follow

Posted in Technology on April 8, 2014

We compiled a list of nine Twitter feeds, related to the technology industry, that are worth following. It’s not a comprehensive list; there are additional deserving tech-savvy Tweeters. Our list has nine, but if you have a Tweeter you would like to add to the list, make it 10! Let us know on Twitter @sikichllp using the hashtag #SikichTech. [More]

Associations: Plan for the Future with Microsoft Dynamics

Posted in Associations | ERP & CRM Software | Microsoft Dynamics GP | Microsoft Dynamics CRM | ERP Software | Tech Tips | Technology on April 2, 2014

When your association looks back to 2014, what will be its’ accomplishments and preparations for the future? Will it include you standing up for members’ interests and the industries they serve? Associations preparing for the future will have to manage their finances today, not tomorrow. [More]

How to Communicate with Employees during an ERP Implementation

Posted in ERP & CRM Software | Accounting & ERP Software | Microsoft Dynamics AX | Microsoft Dynamics GP | Microsoft Dynamics NAV & NAV-X | Microsoft Dynamics SL | Technology on March 31, 2014

Most enterprise resource planning implementations affect an entire organization and enhance an organization’s growth strategy. Effective change management leadership guides employees through the processes, and we have provided four key steps leaders can take when communicating change during an ERP implementation. [More]

Microsoft Unveils Office for iPad

Posted in Technology | Mobility on March 27, 2014

Yes, that’s right! Office for iPad is here. With an Office 365 subscription, you can create and edit new documents all from your iPad. For instance, when you edit documents, the content and formatting is maintained across Office on PC, Mac, tablet and phone. [More]

5 ERP Selection Tips for Your Organization

Posted in ERP & CRM Software | Accounting & ERP Software | Microsoft Dynamics AX | Microsoft Dynamics GP | Microsoft Dynamics NAV & NAV-X | Microsoft Dynamics SL | ERP Software | Tech Tips | Technology on March 25, 2014

Choosing the right enterprise resource planning solution for your organization is a key component to a successful ERP implementation. So, how does an organization go about choosing an ERP solution? Here are five ERP selection tips to get your organization started. [More]

Updated Microsoft Dynamics CRM Enhances Content Marketing for Associations

Posted in Marketing | Associations | CRM Software | Microsoft Dynamics CRM | Technology on March 19, 2014

We all know it is affordable and easy to use, but learn more about Microsoft Dynamics CRM and how its flexible tools aid your association’s marketing strategies. [More]

Life after Your ERP Go-Live: 3 Steps to Success

Posted in ERP & CRM Software | Accounting & ERP Software | Microsoft Dynamics AX | Microsoft Dynamics GP | Microsoft Dynamics NAV & NAV-X | Microsoft Dynamics SL | ERP Software | Tech Tips | Technology on March 18, 2014

A go-live is a step in a successful ERP implementation, because it represents months of work dedicated to improving business processes and tasks. However, many organizations focus too much on the go-live date and are unprepared for what comes next. [More]

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 is Almost Here!

Posted in Microsoft Dynamics AX | ERP Software | Technology on March 14, 2014

Microsoft Dynamics AX R3 is planned for release in April 2014. New features and tools available through this release will allow companies to increase customer engagement, run operations to satisfy customers’ needs, and, ultimately, expand their business to better serve customers. [More]

Microsoft SharePoint and BI Questions Answered

Posted in ERP & CRM Software | Accounting & ERP Software | Microsoft Dynamics GP | ERP Software | Tech Tips | Technology on March 12, 2014

Sikich had a private Q&A with Microsoft executive Mike Ehrenberg. We got the opportunity to ask about the future of many of Microsoft’s products, including SharePoint and the growing need for business intelligence tools. [More]

Microsoft Dynamics Convergence 2014: Microsoft Dynamics GP Tips

Posted in Accounting & ERP Software | Microsoft Dynamics GP | ERP Software | Microsoft Dynamics Convergence | Technology on March 5, 2014

At Microsoft Dynamics Convergence 2014 this week, we attended Microsoft Dynamics GP: 50 Tips in 50 Minutes. Here are Microsoft Dynamics GP tips we wanted to share. [More]

Microsoft Dynamics Convergence 2014: A Sneak Peek into Today's Keynote Address

Posted in ERP & CRM Software | Accounting & ERP Software | Microsoft Dynamics AX | Microsoft Dynamics GP | Microsoft Dynamics NAV & NAV-X | Microsoft Dynamics SL | Microsoft Dynamics Convergence | Technology on March 4, 2014

Want a glimpse into what is going at Microsoft Dynamics Convergence 2014? Take a look Sikich's photo journey at Microsoft Dynamics Convergence 2014 during today's keynote address in Atlanta, GA., and keep checking our blog for up-to-date Convergence news, photos and more. [More]

Microsoft Convergence 2014: Community Outreach

Posted in Accounting & ERP Software | Microsoft Dynamics AX | Microsoft Dynamics GP | Microsoft Dynamics NAV & NAV-X | Microsoft Dynamics SL | Microsoft Dynamics Convergence | Technology on March 3, 2014

John Kleb, technology partner at Sikich, and Greg Price, technology partner at Sikich and oilfield expert, joined Microsoft Dynamics Convergence on Monday, March 3 for their fifth annual offsite community outreach event. [More]



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