Dynamics
Dynamics 365 2021 Release Wave 2 Announced

Discover the key new features coming to Microsoft Dynamics 365

Power Platform
Microsoft Halves The Cost Of Power Apps Licenses

Microsoft further promotes Power Platform solutions with license cost revision.

Power Platform
Using Microsoft Power BI with Sage

Improve understanding around financial data by using Power BI with Sage  

Dynamics
Dynamics CRM vs Dynamics 365 Sales: A Feature Comparison

Microsoft Dynamics CRM has been deprecated for some time, replaced by Dynamics 365 Sales.

SharePoint
Understanding SharePoint Site Types

Microsoft SharePoint is a multifaceted tool for business communication and collaboration.

Power Platform
Power Automate Desktop Now Available With Windows 10

Microsoft Power Automate Desktop has been designed to increase productivity by automating repetitive tasks and is now available free.

DynamicsPower PlatformSharePoint
How to find a Microsoft partner for your organisation?

Not all Microsoft partners are created equally - and price should not be the deciding factor in your selection.

SharePoint
What Is A Document Management System?

To support sustainable growth, organisations need the right technology solutions in place.

Dynamics
Dynamics 365 Project Service Automation End Of Life

The introduction of Dynamics 365 Project Operations spells the end of Project Service Automation

Dynamics
Understanding Dynamics 365 Sales Professional and Dynamics 365 Sales Enterprise

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Sales is a must-have for businesses looking to increase sales conversions and improve customer management.

Dynamics
Important Dynamics 365 Customer Service Depreciations

Microsoft Dynamics 365 is constantly evolving, with new features being added

Power Platform
Microsoft Power BI and Google Analytics

Combining Power BI and Google Analytics can help make better sense of data, supporting smarter marketing and improved business intelligence.

SharePoint
Benefits Of SharePoint For Project Management

Managing multiple projects simultaneously can quickly become challenging without the right tools, even for the most organised of us.

Dynamics
Automating Field Service Guide

Download our white paper on automating field service with Dynamics 365

Power Platform
Benefits Of Eforms

Understand the benefits of eforms as the first step in digitally transforming your processes.

SharePoint
How To Migrate A File Share to SharePoint Online

SharePoint Online is not only quick, compliant and reliable, but simple to use as well.

Dynamics
Depreciation of Automatic Record Creation in Dynamics 365

Important changes are coming to Microsoft Dynamics 365

Dynamics
Microsoft Announces Deeper Dynamics 365 And Teams Integration

Microsoft announces deeper integration between Dynamics 365 and Teams, further unifying and streamlining workflows.

Dynamics
How To Improve Maintenance KPIs With Field Service Software

In the drive towards Industry 4.0 in your field service organisation, dynamic maintenance KPIs and business intelligence are a source of competitive advantage.

SharePoint
What Is A Digital Asset Manager?

Most organisations now make use of digital files such as images and video throughout their operations.

Dynamics
10 Top Tips For Boosting CRM User Adoption

Poor user adoption is one of the main reasons why CRM projects don't deliver expected results.

SharePoint
Migrating To Sharepoint Online From On-Premises

Moving from versions of SharePoint On-Premises to SharePoint Online is necessarily straightforward.

Dynamics
How to save money on Microsoft Dynamics data storage

Discover smart solutions to stay within your Dynamics 365 storage limits.

SharePoint
Adopting Microsoft Teams When You Already Use SharePoint

Microsoft Teams usage has skyrocketed - if you haven't already implemented Microsoft's business collaboration tool, now is a great time.

DynamicsPower Platform
Microsoft Power Platform and Dynamics 365 2021 Wave 1 Release

Discover the latest new features and updates for Dynamics 365 and Power Platform for H1 2021.

Dynamics
5 Signs It’s Time For A New CRM

Your current CRM may well have been the right choice when you first started using it, but is it still fit for purpose? Here are five signs that it might be time to investigate an alternative CRM for your business.

Dynamics
Microsoft launches Dynamics 365 Sales mobile app

It's now easier to access Dynamics 365 Sales functionality on the go.

Dynamics
Benefits Of A Membership CRM System

Whether communicating with regular customers, subscribers or charity donors, there are a host of groups that require specialist engagement and membership management

DynamicsPower Platform
New Dynamics 365 Search Functionality Added

The intelligent search experience will make searching Dynamics 365 smarter

DynamicsPower PlatformSharePoint
Benefits Of A Customer Portal

A customer portal is a secure solution for interacting with customers.

DynamicsPower Platform
Replacing Microsoft Access Databases

Organisations using now-outdated Microsoft Access solutions should investigate the alternatives available

SharePoint
The False Economy Of SharePoint Templates

The number of cheap (and even free) SharePoint templates available online has been steadily growing.

DynamicsPower Platform
News from Ignite: Dynamics and Power Platform Updates

Microsoft’s Ignite conference may have been virtual this year, but product news still came thick and fast.

Dynamics
Dynamics 365 Project Operations Features Announced

Previewed at Microsoft Ignite, Dynamics 365 Project Operations is designed to provide an overview of all the business areas that a project or service touches.

Dynamics
Choosing a CRM partner

Successfully adopting a CRM system is as much about your choice of CRM partner as your CRM technology.

Power Platform
What are the growth benefits of Power Apps for your organisation?

Technology can play a key part in growth, where the right solution at the right time can prove a business differentiator.

Dynamics
Dynamics 365 on premise or cloud hosted: Which is better for your organisation?

Microsoft Dynamics 365 was born out of the benefits of cloud application technology.

SharePoint
Candidate Management System With SharePoint And Power Apps Portals

An inexpensive but effective solution for managing candidate applications at scale

DynamicsPower PlatformSharePoint
What is a Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) system?

Discover about Standard Operating Procedures, their benefit for organisations and how they can be automated.

DynamicsPower Platform
Microsoft Introduces Dataflex: A New Low-Code Platform

New solution? Or just the new name for Common Data Service? We take a closer look.

Power Platform
Five Business Metrics You Should Be Measuring

Business metrics, often referred to as key performance indicators (KPIs), are measures of growth.

Power PlatformSharePoint
What is Business Process Automation?

Business Process Automation is a method of automating processes within an organisation.

Dynamics
Five of the best new features in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Wave 2 2020 Announcement

Here are the new features we’re most excited about for Dynamics 365 and Power Platform

SharePoint
Using SharePoint As A File Server Guide

Download our guide on using SharePoint Online as a file server

Dynamics
Akita Dynamics 365 Project Recognised With Microsoft Case Study

Recent Dynamics 365 Field Service solution included as official Microsoft Case Study

Dynamics
Simplifying Field Service with Microsoft 365

Deliver more effective field service solutions using the width of Microsoft’s applications

SharePoint
Using An Intranet For Corporate Communication

Improve corporate cohesion and drive employee efficiency with a corporate intranet.

Dynamics
Dynamics Updates Required For Click Dimensions Users

Software changes will require some organisations using Click Dimensions and on-premise versions of Microsoft Dynamics to perform updates.

SharePoint
Benefits of an HR intranet system

Communication is at the heart of effective human resources.

SharePoint
Using Sensitivity Labels To Improve SharePoint Security

Automated, file-level protection of sensitive information with SharePoint Online

Power Platform
What is Common Data Service?

It’s a core part of many of Microsoft’s cloud applications - but what actually is it?

SharePoint
Benefits of SharePoint for business

Over 250,000 organisations worldwide currently use SharePoint. So it's no surprise that it’s one of Microsoft's best-selling products.

Power Platform
Microsoft changes Power Apps Licensing Model

Effective from 1 April 2020, Power Apps licensing has been streamlined

Dynamics
Important changes to Dynamics 365 for Outlook integration

Microsoft is depreciating the Outlook COM Add-in in favour of Dynamics 365 App for Outlook.

Dynamics
Microsoft Delays 2020 Wave 1 And Unified Interface Rollouts For Dynamics 365

Responding to COVID-19, Microsoft is to give more time for organisations to get ready for changes

Power Platform
Crisis Communications Power App Template Now Available

As COVID-19 cases multiply and countries move into isolation, communication is key to keeping organisations afloat.

DynamicsPower PlatformSharePoint
Coronavirus Statement  

Based on the current situation, the team at Akita Intelligent Solutions wanted to outline how we are addressing Coronavirus (COVID-19) in terms of service delivery.

DynamicsPower Platform
New Team Member apps for Dynamics 365

New solutions to support Dynamics 365 use on-the-go.

Dynamics
Microsoft Begins Dynamics 365 Licensing Enforcement

Licensing enforcement to ‘help’ users align with the Team Member license restrictions.

SharePoint
End of SharePoint Classic

SharePoint Classic is now undergoing major changes. This will now make it easier for you to post information and news and use it on mobile devices.

Dynamics
Dynamics 365 Project Operations and Dynamics 365 Finance Insights Announced

The new applications are part of a raft of new Dynamics 365 developments.

SharePoint
Why Should You Store Documents In SharePoint Online?

Data plays a critical role in helping organisations to engage with their customers, make informed decisions and develop new products.

Power Platform
Why use Power BI?

For organisations looking to embrace digital transformation and enhance business intelligence, a visual analytics tool is a must.

Power Platform
Latest Power Platform developments from Wave 1 2020 release

Microsoft’s bi-annual update brings a raft of new features to Power Platform applications.

DynamicsPower Platform
Virtual Agent for Customer Service Now Available For Dynamics 365

Microsoft combines the new Power Virtual Agents solution with its Dynamics 365 customer service application.

Dynamics
Microsoft To Force Dynamics Unified Interface Updates

Microsoft to force Dynamics 365 admins’ hands with Unified Interface updates.

SharePoint
Benefits Of An Intranet For Teamwork

Teamwork is a key part of business success. But there is only so much that can be done with a strong team spirit.

Dynamics
Benefits of ERP accounting software

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software helps in boosting the operational sectors by handling transactional activities such as warehousing, accounting, and customer service.

SharePoint
Benefits Of Using SharePoint Content Types Over Folders

Discover best practice for managing items within SharePoint

Dynamics
How To Master An ERP Implementation

An ERP system can be incredibly rewarding for an organisation in terms of improving operations and increasing revenues.

Power Platform
Microsoft Power Virtual Agents

Microsoft uses its Ignite conference in Orlando to expand the Power Platform family

SharePoint
What is SharePoint Online?

SharePoint Online is a web-based service that allows (at its most basic) for organisations to share, store, and manage data and applications.

Dynamics
Creating A CRM Implementation Plan

CRM systems have numerous benefits, particularly in terms of increasing sales, improving customer satisfaction and streamlining business operations.

SharePoint
Using An Intranet Within An Internal Communications Strategy

Discover how technology can play an important part in your organisation’s cohesion

DynamicsPower PlatformSharePoint
AI Now A Key Business Differentiator, Microsoft Research Finds

Microsoft UK CEO Cindy Rose leads the charge to get more companies utilising AI at Future Decoded.

SharePoint
What Are SharePoint Online Permissions?

Microsoft SharePoint is a storage and collaboration applications used by organisations around the world.

SharePoint
SharePoint Modern Experience Vs Classic: What’s the difference?

SharePoint has changed. Discover the modern Sharepoint experience and the new features it offers.

SharePoint
Microsoft SharePoint vs OneDrive: Which storage solution is best for your business?

When it comes to choosing a platform to assist with document storing and sharing, many organisations find themselves torn between SharePoint and OneDrive.

SharePoint
Countdown To SharePoint 2010 End Of Life

Organisations should start planning to migrate away from SharePoint 2010

Dynamics
Dynamics 365 2019 Release Wave 2 Approaching

Check out the latest features for Dynamics 365 coming soon

Dynamics
Changes to Dynamics 365 Licensing

Microsoft is changing how it packages – and prices – Dynamics 365 CRM and ERP licences.

Dynamics
Five Reasons To Use Business Central Over Dynamics NAV

Born out of the aim to develop a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) ERP system, Microsoft’s Business Central is proving the solution-of-choice for small and mid-sized organisations.

Dynamics
4 Ways To Increase Customer Retention With A CRM System

Managers and business owners need ways to balance revenue streams from new customers and existing ones.

Dynamics
Introducing the Unified Interface

The Unified Interface is a new development for Dynamics 365.

Dynamics
Benefits Of ERP For Small Business

Once upon a time, enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions were the preserve of large organisations.

DynamicsPower Platform
Microsoft Dynamics CRM vs Dynamics 365: Time for an upgrade?

Get to grips with the differences in Microsoft’s CRM platforms.

Dynamics
Dynamics 365 for Field Service ROI detailed in new study

A new report has detailed the extensive business benefits of a Dynamics field service solution.

Dynamics
Dynamics 365 adds PDF generation functionality for quotes

This long overdue feature will help make more of the quote functionality.

Dynamics
Dynamics 365 vs Salesforce : Which Is The Better Sales CRM Solution?

Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Salesforce are the two market-leading CRM solutions for modern businesses.

Dynamics
Infographic: Improving conversions with Dynamics 365 AI for Sales

Discover the numbers for how Dynamics 365 AI for Sales can benefit your organisation.

DynamicsPower Platform
Introducing new customer service solutions for Dynamics 365

The announcement of Dynamics 365 Virtual Agent for Customer Service holds great potential for automating customer services.

Power Platform
Microsoft announces new PowerApps Portals and AI Builder

As anticipated, the Power Platform is to expand with new features due before the end of 2019.

Power Platform
Microsoft announces Power Platform and confirms stronger business process automation direction

There’s a new category for Microsoft existing products, and a hint that there’s more to come.

Dynamics
How much does Microsoft Dynamics 365 cost?

Understand the costs that go into a Microsoft Dynamics 365 CRM or ERP project

Dynamics
What’s The Difference Between NAV vs Business Central?

Microsoft has now ended sales of Dynamics NAV 2018 for new customers, while increasing it's promotion of Business Central.

Dynamics
Microsoft Dynamics 365 April Update Now Available

New Dynamics 365 functionality is now available across multiple modules

Dynamics
Five Reasons To Adopt An ERP System For Manufacturing

During their growth, manufacturers can come to a point where they need smarter ways to keep control of their operations.

Dynamics
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Storage Changes

Microsoft will role out a new model for Dynamics 365 cloud storage.

Dynamics
Microsoft Dynamics 365 vs Zoho: A CRM Comparison

On the CRM landscape, Zoho is growing popularity thanks to low pricing and out-of-the-box functionality for sales teams.

Dynamics
5 tips for successful CRM implementation

If you’re planning to invest in a customer relationship management (CRM) system as a way of increasing efficiency and saving your business money, you’ll naturally want to be up and running quickly with your new solution.

Dynamics
Why use Microsoft Dynamics as your CRM system?

Looking to choose a new CRM solution, or planning on an upgrade?

Dynamics
Microsoft Dynamics 365 April 2019 Update

Spanning more than 350 pages, there’s a huge number of new features and changes to digest within the Dynamics 365 April 2019 update release notes. We’ve produced a high-level overview of some of the most significant.

Dynamics
Microsoft to cease offering Social Engagement

In what feels like the briefest of love affairs, Microsoft announces it will be ending service for it’s social media monitoring tool, Social Engagement.

Dynamics
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Trends: What To Expect In 2019

Here’s a highlight of the trends that organisations with – or are interested in - Microsoft Dynamics 365 can expect in 2019.

Dynamics
5 Reasons Why Sales Teams Need A CRM

Research has shown that a CRM system raises the productivity of a business by 15%.

Dynamics
Preparing for Making Tax Digital with Microsoft Dynamics

As of April 2019, HMRC will be transforming the way that tax administration is performed.

Dynamics
Microsoft announces Dynamics 365 AI for Customer Service and Dynamics 365 AI for Sales

New iterations of key Microsoft Dynamics solutions will embrace artificial intelligence (AI) to deliver even better results for businesses.

Dynamics
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Delivers Higher Return on Investment, Research Shows

Research has found that business spending on Microsoft Dynamics 365 delivers double the return on investment of the average CRM or ERP systems.

Dynamics
Microsoft Nonprofit Accelerator: Faster & Cheaper Dynamics 365 Solutions For Charities

Microsoft has announced a faster and cheaper way for charities and non-profit organisations to adopt Dynamics 365 and other Microsoft 365 solutions.

Dynamics
Benefits of Microsoft Dynamics for manufacturing: An end-to-end example

Discover how a Dynamics 365 Business Central or NAV solution can handle your business' sales, planning, inventory, manufacturing and finances.

Dynamics
Microsoft Dynamics 365 cost savings for Manufacturing & Distribution

Spending £50,000 on an ERP system could help generate a cost benefit of in excess of half a million pounds within 10 years. It may sound too good to be true, but we’ve done the maths…

Dynamics
Three questions that reveal it’s time to change your ERP system

Too often, organisations choose to accept a sub-par experience from their ERP system.

Dynamics
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Layout Helps Design Smarter Work Spaces

Microsoft had unveiled Dynamics 365 Layout, a VR planning tool for setting up your space for optimum usage.

Dynamics
What are Dynamics 365 Team Member licences?

Discover Team Member licences and the benefits they offer Organisations using Dynamics 365.

Dynamics
How to add Dynamics 365 to Outlook

Read our guide on how to add Dynamics 365 to Outlook and start enjoying the benefits.

Dynamics
Microsoft to release new Dynamics 365 on-premise solution

An updated on-premise option will soon be available for Microsoft Dynamics 365 for organisations that would rather host their installations locally.

Dynamics
Dynamics 365 October Update: New features for Business Central

Continuing our overview of the Dynamics 365 October update, we look at updates coming to Dynamics 365 Business Central.

Dynamics
Dynamics 365 October Update: New features for your marketing CRM system

Following on from our overview of the Dynamics 365 October update, we now breakdown some of the key updates for marketers:

Dynamics
Akita listed on Microsoft AppSource

Akita’s Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central services are now available directly from Microsoft AppSource.

Dynamics
Why you need to upgrade from Dynamics 365 v8.2 now

Microsoft is changing the way that Dynamics 365 is updated.

Dynamics
What’s in store for the Dynamics 365 October release?

Microsoft has announced details of its Dynamics 365 October release.

Dynamics
Tracking brand success with Microsoft Social Engagement

Discover Social Engagement - Microsoft's social listening tool.

Dynamics
Benefits of CRM Systems: An Explanation In Numbers

We explain the benefits of CRM systems in a series of interesting and surprising statistics

Power Platform
What is Power Apps?

We outline Microsoft's new solution and experiment with its capabilities.

Dynamics
Dynamics 365 App for Outlook

Microsoft Dynamics 365 already integrates with a wide range of software and platforms. Now the new Dynamics 365 App allows for Dynamics and Outlook to work closer together.

Dynamics
Dynamics 365 Upgrade: Is It Worth It?

Microsoft Dynamics 365 is an attractive prospect for new users. But why upgrade to Dynamics 365 from an older version of Dynamics?

Dynamics
Half of Dynamics NAV customers now using unsupported versions

Over half of Microsoft Dynamics NAV customers are now using unsupported versions of the software.

Dynamics
How to reduce Dynamics 365 additional storage costs

Additional Dynamics 365 storage can be very expensive for organisations.

Dynamics
Dynamics 365 version 9.0 features we’re looking forward to

This year Microsoft will launch the latest (and rumoured best) update to its market-leading business platform.

Dynamics
Five Benefits Of Dynamics 365 For A Small Business

When it comes to small business operations, a CRM system may not be the top of your list. Yet this may be short-term thinking.

Dynamics
Business Central ERP: Microsoft’s SME solution

Microsoft has announced the upcoming launch of Dynamics 365 Business Central, a new offering designed to be an out-of-the-box Dynamics 365 solution for small and medium-sized organisations.

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