# All Industries
In this session, you will learn what's new with Dynamics GP, 50 features in 50 minutes. We will focus on the 2 most recent releases, the October 2019 release and 2018R2 in this presentation. In addition as a bonus, the slide deck includes over 40 additional new features released in the past 3 releases (2018, 2018R2, and October 2019) which we will not cover during the presentation due to time constraints, but you can review the slides for the bonus content at your leisure.
Power BI is being implemented at many organizations at a rapid pace. Unfortunately doing so without a plan can lead to “wild west of reports” with everyone doing their own thing, lack of governance, standards and potential for poor adoption. During this session I will provide you with tips, use cases and a best practice framework that has been refined from hundreds of successful enterprise scale implementations. You will leave with the confidence to implement Power BI, create your own center of excellence and ensure success at your organization. Session Level: Basic
With all that is happening in the world today how do you plan for what’s coming next. What are the key components of a strategic IT plan? How are other companies creating them? Hear an IRL story from an end user and from a consultant on what they have done and seen. Leave this session with new ideas to energize your planning process. This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event. Level: Basic
Do your SmartLists run slow, do they waddle to and fro? Do you get tired of waiting? Do you have way to many? Together we will discover many ways can make SmartLists work for you. You will walk away from this session with a game plan to turbo charge your reporting in GP. Learning Objectives: 1. Teach everyone how to make SmartLists run faster 2. Show some little known ways to restrict in the search 3. Learn when it is time to move up/on from just using SmartLists – if ever 4. Create more coffee time for everyone on your team This session is geared for an audience with a basic skill set. This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.
No need to convert from C/AL and customization to AL and Extensions lock, stock, and barrel. Learn how to take a hybrid approach by moving your base pages to AL, but keeping other code in C/AL. In addition to reducing upfront effort and cost, it’s a good solution to accommodate your ISV solutions that have yet to fully transition to Extensions. Learn the what, why, when, and where to apply a hybrid methodology to your Dynamics NAV/BC system as you evolve to Business Central and how to make smart decisions related to hybrid upgrades that make sense for your business. This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event. Level: Intermediate
Microsoft is releasing new features and capabilities twice a year, and has essentially folded Dynamics 365 into the Power Platform. With this change, the role of an administrator is expanding into different technologies and ways of solving business problems. Join us for a discussion of how the Power Platform expands the toolset admins can use for solutions CRM may have fulfilled in the past, and how to keep up with changes and new offerings. Making design decisions is now more complex than ever – let our discussion give you guidance on where to start! The content of this session is geared toward an audience with intermediate-level knowledge of the subject area.
Join us to explore tried-and-true Lanham EDI in its new extension form -- with its Business Central Modern Client user interface and cloud-ready design. We’ll review how the system provides manage-by-exception, full access to data, more native EDI documents than any other Business Central solution, and support of third-party warehouse partners. We will also examine when it makes sense to tap the Lanham VAN for lowest total cost of ownership. With the Lanham EDI extension you can start your day with sales orders and end it with invoices, all processed compliantly in EDI, inside your Business Central system.
Microsoft Dynamics SL continues to be a solid solution for our customers. For those customers who look to move to the cloud, Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central is the best option. But how do you get there? Attend this session to learn about the SL Migration tools built to upgrade an SL customer to D365 BC. In addition, SL features are being added to D365 BC for the SL Customer base called the SL Overlay. Attend this session to hear what is available now in the SL Overlay and what is on the roadmap. Upon competition of this session, participants will be able to describe the: SL Migration tool SL Overlay features Roadmap for these features Level: Intermediate
Building a data model in Power BI is the most important task you should do properly in your Power BI solution. This session is about the most common design pattern models of Power BI; Building the Star Schema with fact table and dimension tables, understand the relationships, building common models such as Budget vs. Actual with fact tables with different granularity, or Inventory model with a snapshot fact table. This session is about real-world design patterns of Power BI. Session Level: Advanced
If you manage the security of your company’s data, while challenging, you also have the opportunity to be a champion for your company with the right tools. In this session, learn how Fastpath can help provide your company to answers important questions like: Do you know who has access to your data, what they are doing with that data, and the risks to your data? With the Fastpath Assure cloud platform, you can answer these questions and provide an internal control framework to meet your compliance needs. Get rid of manual, prone to error, security related tasks and replace them with solid controls around user access, segregation of duties, tracking changes to critical data, and setting up new users. Fastpath will help your company take your security by design to the next level. We also will review the native controls in Dynamics 365F&O/AX around security, showing where Fastpath can help fill gaps and improve efficiencies in security reporting. In today’s world, with GDPR, SOX, and ever-growing number of audits, having the right security and financial controls in place is more important than ever. This session will show how the Fastpath governance, risk, and compliance solutions can help your company become a security and compliance superstar.
The average business has 7 different systems responsible for storing data, not just their ERP. We look at how you can use data warehousing to effectively manage your data across your complete technology stack, better enable system migrations, and future-proof your reporting. We also look at how you can leverage data warehouse automation to quickly manage and customize your BI project, as well as developing cubes to enable fast ad hoc reporting and powerful data visualizations. This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event. Level: Intermediate
Did you just say Power BI for GP Payroll? Well certainly! The Payroll table structure in Dynamics GP is unlike other modules, but that doesn’t prevent us from using Power BI to support and enhance your Payroll reporting capacity. Perhaps you have a system that integrates employee and/or timesheet data into Dynamics GP, and you want to review for miscoding, thoroughness, and investigate or highlight any outlier situations or use cases. Current methods of review rely on SmartLists, Edit Lists, and SSRS reports, but in this session you will learn a new, more visual way of reviewing payroll transactions in Dynamics GP with Power BI. We will show you some of the possibilities and even show you the steps to create your own Power BI views for Dynamics GP and beyond as well as an introduction to other Power Platform tools. This session is geared for an audience with an intermediate skill set. This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.