Upgrading to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central for Existing Microsoft Customers
As often happens when software upgrades are released, there’s a bit of confusion in the market. This is particularly true when it’s something as important as your enterprise resource planning (ERP) software. Let us help you make sense of the changes and take advantage of the opportunities.
Microsoft announced the launch of their powerful business management solution, Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central. Many companies aren’t sure if they need to upgrade now, how it will affect their existing ERP system and what the costs will be.
Microsoft launched Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central at the beginning of April 2018. It’s a powerful and customizable cloud-basedsoftware solution that offers all of the functionality available in Dynamics NAV. An end-to-end solution for all aspects of your business.
Should Microsoft Dynamics users upgrade to Dynamics 365 Business Central?
The whole idea behind Business Central is to bring the functionality and strength of Microsoft Dynamics NAV to the cloud. Microsoft is putting a lot of resources behind Dynamics 365 Business Central and have already plotted out a roadmap for future development and enhancements.
Right now, it offers:
- Supply chain and inventory management
- Project management
- Accounting and financial management
- Operations management
- Human resource management
- Sales management
- Service management
On top of that, you get added integration and customization to tailor it perfectly to your business environment. It also features rock-solid data security and outstanding support for mobile devices (full functionality!), two things that are becoming increasingly important.
What will current Microsoft Dynamics clients pay to upgrade to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central?
There are two options to choose from, Essentials and Premium. With Premium, you get everything included in Essentials plus Manufacturing and Service Management functionalities.
Here’s the full price, before any discounts:
Business Central Essentials – $70 user/month
Business Central Premium – $100 user/month
Microsoft is currently offering generous discounts (40% for current Microsoft Dynamics users) for those who upgrade now. The discount applies to on-premise and cloud products.
Given the benefits and future plans for Dynamics 365 Business Central, making the decision to upgrade now looks like a wise move.
Existingusers of Microsoft Dynamics have until June 30th, 2020 to take advantage of this pricing. Thereafter, full pricing will apply.
Microsoft and your partner will help make the transition as smooth and painless as possible and before long you be able to take advantage of everything Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central has to offer.
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