# Finance & Operations
Paper checks? Who uses those anymore? In this post from Steve Murphy from the Payments Journal, it's clear that digital payment systems (and digital wallets) are what's need to adapt to consumer purchasing habits.
To put a complex process into simple terms: supply chain management serves as the foundation on which to lay both your offline and online operations.Supply chain challenges, especially ongoing ones, make it tough for businesses to split their focus between addressing those issues and optimizing their e-commerce experiences. As a result, those who already serve buyers online are worried about keeping their customers happy, aware that buyers’ opinion of their suppliers is impacted by the quality and reliability of service and fulfillment.Recent research conducted on the manufacturing industry shows that 98% of manufacturers are already implementing or planning to implement an e-commerce solution. Now is the time to focus on implementing productive solutions geared at tackling manufacturers’ biggest B2B e-commerce supply chain management challenges.
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance offers a complete set of capabilities that no other accounting or financial software can provide. With built-in predictive analytics and intelligence to manage, plan, and analyze your financial processes and real-time insights into business performance, it empowers you to run your business more efficiently and with enhanced agility. Built on Microsoft Azure, it tightly integrates with Office 365 and the Power Platform to connect your data for a seamless experience.
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Project Operations is a seamlessly integrated offering that connects sales, resource management, project management, and accounting teams, to provide greater visibility, agility, and collaboration across the project operations business cycle. The application is bundled with capabilities to unify all aspects of project-based businesses, and works in tandem with other Microsoft Dynamics 365 applications and the Power Platform to transform your services-business from ground up.
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Human Resources handles all HR related functions, from recruitment and onboarding to management and Human Capital Management reporting. The application acts as a single platform to unite information silos, enable data-driven decision making, and instil a culture of collaboration, progression, and transparency. It comes with features such as integration with LinkedIn, Microsoft Power BI dashboards, and interactive analytics that optimize the entire management of human resources.
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Marketing transforms and improves the effectiveness of your marketing activities by engaging customers, nurturing leads, and providing personalized messages at every stage. An intelligent marketing automation tool, the application allows you to plan, execute, and analyze your marketing campaigns, while driving brand awareness and creating new business development opportunities, ensuring that you make the most out of your firm’s marketing investments.
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Sales is an intelligent platform that offers sales automation capable of managing your entire business development process. The application provides your sales team with the tools required to support them in winning more deals, enhancing productivity, and fostering existing relationships. It is designed to help organizations gain a 360-degree view of critical business development processes, maximize revenue opportunities, and more effectively collaborate across pursuit teams.
Learn how you can start creating your own regression tests leveraging the Task Recorder, Excel and Azure Dev Ops together. If you are concerned about how your organization can practically take continuous updates then you will not want to miss this session. I will share tips and tricks for creating and running your tests. Learning Objectives: Discuss the prerequisites for installing and using RSAT. Create task recordings, save them to the BPM, and synchronize tasks to Azure DevOps.
For manufacturers, Microsoft Dynamics 365 allows you to unite the front and back office through a singular system which optimizes manufacturing productivity and increases customer convenience and satisfaction.
Manage nonconforming products quickly and efficiently through Dynamics 365’s functionalities.
Microsoft Dynamics 365 is a comprehensive enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution for midsize and Tier-1 organizations that empower people to work effectively, manage change and compete globally. It makes it easy to operate across locations and countries by standardizing processes, providing visibility across your organization and simplifying compliance.
The latest Release Plan (Wave 1 2021) for the Microsoft Power Platform has been published. Learn more about what's coming to the Power Platform and Dynamics 365 so that you can be prepared.