Microsoft Great Plains as ERP and Microsoft CRM as Client Relation Management arrangement is fundamentally sturdy combination and could ladle midsize to wide house as Business System. Being VP IT or IT Director you stipulation to anticipate the positions to have in your IT section to do internecine MS Great Plains and MS CRM backing.
Let us bequeath you the directions, based on our research and consulting run through.
- Microsoft SQL Server Specialist - we purposely do not entitle this task as MS SQL DBA, because some Great Plains and MS CRM are not severely labyrinthian from the database command side, they do not use indexes optimization, denotive integrity, in all probability do not ask complex retailing log accretion/recovery scenarios. On the other hand this position requires Great Plains and Microsoft CRM tables framework investigating and quite a lot of former Great Plains assemblage mending skills via SQL queries, delineated in MBS Customer basis techknowledge database. The good interviewee should have whichever accounting situation - to be able to address ongoing issues to MBS method adoption.
- Network Administrator with righteous Microsoft Exchange and Active Directory skills. Microsoft CRM uses all the latest Microsoft technologies, and Exchange is a machine here. In directive to pose and side MS CRM this guy wants to have a handle on the under-laying Microsoft technology. In the world-class cause - she/he should cognise Exchange warranty structure and in all likelihood system Exchange handlers, due to the fact that CRM/Exchange instrumentation is not a ideal apparatus yet.
- C# or VB.Net computer user beside incomparable SQL Skills- if you are midsize or galactic ensemble - you should have this station - you will want web publication and MS CRM customization and its sanction. Currently Microsoft CRM SDK has C# examples - so C# programmer would be the go-to-meeting fit, it may have more VB code in the future, so the C# - VB go together conceivably improved.
- Crystal Reports Designer/Programmer - Crystal Reports is the finest piece of equipment open on the market to code both Great Plains and MS CRM newspaper writing requirements. This point peradventure united near one of the above.
These relatives should be in all likelihood cross-trained in both Great Plains, Microsoft CRM, Crystal Reports, SQL and C# programming, so you do not be on the individual skills of one somebody. In our opinion, which is supported on our time-consuming word consulting pattern - these skills will permit you to living the outgo of IT patronage as expected low and bypass gainful glorious consulting rate to your Microsoft Business Solutions Partner.
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