SAP Business One Reaches Major Milestone

SAP Business One, the comprehensive Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) suite, has just reached a major milestone, surpassing 60,000 customers worldwide. This makes Business One the most popular of SAP’s current product lineup. In context, over 1,000,000 users from 60,000 firms in 170 countries are currently running B1. As the user base grows, SAP continues to [...]

2018-06-28T12:39:25+00:00 June 28th, 2018|SAP Business One|Comments Off on SAP Business One Reaches Major Milestone

Inventory Control Software–Tools to Optimize your Warehouse

Inventory Control Software – How does it help you manage your warehouse? Inventory Control Software is computer software and systems that are designed to keep track of the products that you stock in warehouses.  Usually the warehouses are owned by the company, but sometimes they can be third party logistics (3pl) locations as well.  This [...]

2011-06-13T15:53:46+00:00 June 13th, 2011|Distribution, Made-to-Order Manufacturing, Microsoft Dynamics AX, Microsoft Dynamics NAV, SAP Business One|Comments Off on Inventory Control Software–Tools to Optimize your Warehouse

SAP Business One Overview Demo

Here’s a great overview demo of SAP Business One.  It takes you through the key differentiators to really show you the strength of the solution. Features shown include: Alerts and Workflow Drag and Relate Document Flow and trace XL Reporter Dashboards Light Production CRM & Activity Management User Defined Fields and Tables Customized Forms and [...]

2010-07-08T13:12:39+00:00 July 8th, 2010|Queries, Reporting, SAP Business One|Comments Off on SAP Business One Overview Demo

SAP Business One Product Roadmap

SAP has recently published an SAP Business One product roadmap that goes out through about 2014.   You can read it right here: SAP Business One Roadmap

2010-03-11T13:42:42+00:00 March 11th, 2010|SAP Business One|Comments Off on SAP Business One Product Roadmap

See our New SAP Business One Resource and Demo Center!

We’ve just posted up a comprehensive sub-site at Clients First focusing around SAP Business One.  This site covers technical information, customer reference videos, demonstration and how-to videos, and business goal achievement. It also has information and materials on Crystal Reports and Xcelsius for true business intelligence.  Everything is wrapped up in an entertaining and visual [...]

2010-02-12T09:45:29+00:00 February 12th, 2010|Financials, Queries, Reporting, SAP Business One|Comments Off on See our New SAP Business One Resource and Demo Center!

How to add User Defined Fields (UDF’s) to XLReporter in SAP Business One

We found the SAP Developer Network Wiki Posting by Noreen Armstrong here.  We think this is something that isn’t easy to find so we are cross posting it for your information as well. The creation of reports in XL Reporter (XLR) frequently requires information to be extracted from user defined fields (UDF) in the database. [...]

2009-12-04T13:15:12+00:00 December 4th, 2009|SAP Business One|Comments Off on How to add User Defined Fields (UDF’s) to XLReporter in SAP Business One

SAP Business One 8.8 – Significantly Faster than 2007

Unlike the trend in most software, SAP just proved that their upcoming 8.8 release is significantly faster than the prior release, 2007a. Test were done on transaction entry, both standalone and chained.  Reporting performance was also tested.  In addition, changes to back end processing occurred so that much less data is ‘locked’ and for a [...]

2009-11-12T15:47:58+00:00 November 12th, 2009|Reporting, SAP Business One|Comments Off on SAP Business One 8.8 – Significantly Faster than 2007

Using ODBC with SAP Business One via the Data Transfer Workbench (DTW)

If you’ve ever wanted to import data into Business One (B1) directly from another data source such as SQL Server, Access or some other data source that supports ODBC (Open Database Connectivity) there is a new article on how to do this as the SAP Community Network. This makes certain data transfer situations easier as [...]

2009-10-30T06:43:45+00:00 October 30th, 2009|Queries, SAP Business One|Comments Off on Using ODBC with SAP Business One via the Data Transfer Workbench (DTW)

Outlook Integration for SAP Business One

You may not be aware, but SAP Business One includes integration to Microsoft Outlook for free as an add-in that ships with the base product.  This allows you to exchange and share data to keep everybody up to date about account and Business Partner developments, business opportunities, appointments, contacts and tasks.  You can have this [...]

2009-10-05T07:25:05+00:00 October 5th, 2009|SAP Business One|Comments Off on Outlook Integration for SAP Business One

SAP Business One 8.8 – What's New?

Here is a new overview guide of what’s new in the upcoming release of SAP Business One 8.8 scheduled for Q1 2010. Highlights include: Full native SAP Business Objects Crystal Reports Integration All built in forms are now Crystal Based Most built in reports are Crystal Based Custom reports can be created and added in [...]

2009-09-22T07:08:18+00:00 September 22nd, 2009|SAP Business One|Comments Off on SAP Business One 8.8 – What's New?

SAP Business One spinning off their Web CRM and Ecommerce module

It looks like SAP is spinning off their Web CRM and eCommerce modules they acquired a few years back.  Originally these were very exciting solutions but it became apparent over the years that development slowed down dramatically and they weren’t being kept competitive with third party options. ZedIT is really focused on this stuff and [...]

2009-09-02T09:57:27+00:00 September 2nd, 2009|SAP Business One|Comments Off on SAP Business One spinning off their Web CRM and Ecommerce module

SAP Business One 2007 – How to continue legacy system invoice number sequences

In some cases a company wishes to continue A/R invoice numbering from a legacy system in SAP Business One. In order to do this you would open Document Numbering under Administration >> System Initialization >> Document Numbering. On the line for A/R invoices click in First No. field and enter the number of the first [...]

2009-07-21T08:36:35+00:00 July 21st, 2009|Financials, SAP Business One|Comments Off on SAP Business One 2007 – How to continue legacy system invoice number sequences

How to solve errors you get when connecting to the DI API/DTW.

via: sdn.sap.com Connection Parameters: Although it may sound unnecessary, the first check is ensure you have the correct parameters set in your connection method. Server: Test using IP address as well as Server name. Also include the Instance name if used. When installing the SAP Business One server on Version 8.8, you can no longer [...]

2009-07-17T13:54:31+00:00 July 17th, 2009|SAP Business One|Comments Off on How to solve errors you get when connecting to the DI API/DTW.

SAP Business One Job Costing – Enprise Video Web Demos

Here are links to pre-recorded demonstrations of the Enprise Job Costing for SAP Business One solution.  These are the most current available using the latest version of the solution. Enprise is designed for companies who work on projects.  It allows the capture of time and expenses to Job's and to be able to bill out [...]

2009-07-17T03:41:27+00:00 July 17th, 2009|Made-to-Order Manufacturing, Professional Services, SAP Business One|Comments Off on SAP Business One Job Costing – Enprise Video Web Demos