3,000 more Mircrosoft job cuts, a 'small number' in Dynamics

3,000 more Mircrosoft job cuts, a ‘small number’ in Dynamics

October 30, 2014 PartnerCompete
Microsoft is finishing off those 18,000 job cuts announced in July, with 3,000 more happening today. Dynamics again is not bearing the brunt of any of this, but it no doubt is effected. In the last round in September the effect was very clear. I w…
Read More
12 hours ago3,000 more Mircrosoft job cuts, a ‘small number’ in Dynamics
Cloud, on-premise, or all of the above?

Cloud, on-premise, or all of the above?

October 30, 2014 PartnerCompete
Panorama Consulting notes that ERP customers are going to increasingly want the flexibility of multiple deployment options, a trend which favors Dynamics over some of the "pure" cloud vendors. Panorama correctly points out that there is tremendous…
Read More
1 day agoCloud, on-premise, or all of the above?
Sorry about that "profit", says NetSuite

Sorry about that “profit”, says NetSuite

October 29, 2014 PartnerCompete
That's a real headline, and if we read the article correctly NetSuite surprised the market with higher than expected fake profits by not hiring people. I suppose if you wanted to find some FUD in the situation this is NetSuite publicly stating tha…
Read More
2 days agoSorry about that “profit”, says NetSuite
No, good ERP does not lead to success on the Formula1 track

No, good ERP does not lead to success on the Formula1 track

October 28, 2014 PartnerCompete
Two Formula1 teams have recently slid into bankruptcy, one of which runs on Sage's ERP X3 product. But don't be too smug about it, as another recognizable name is not faring so well this year. I don't follow Formula1 racing, so will not pretend to…
Read More
3 days agoNo, good ERP does not lead to success on the Formula1 track
How high can Quickbooks scale? You'd be surprised.

How high can Quickbooks scale? You’d be surprised.

October 24, 2014 PartnerCompete
It seems that every ERP vendor is in the business of replacing Quickbooks, but not all of them can. It is surprising how big some companies get before they get a "real" business management system. Take New Zealand based Trade Me as an example; $18…
Read More
7 days agoHow high can Quickbooks scale? You’d be surprised.
About PartnerCompete.com: PartnerCompete.com is an independent market and competitive intelligence resource for select members of the Microsoft Dynamics community. The site provides a secure place for Dynamic focused salespeople and marketers to share best practices in competitive sales and marketing tactics. This is an invitation only community. As a general rule, Microsoft Dynamics must be a primary focus of your business in order for you to be considered for membership. For more information email admin@partnercompete.com