Microsoft Dynamics GP to Business Central Migration: Upgrade to an Advanced Solution

Embrace a modern and advanced ERP solution to avail automation, simplicity, and enhanced visibility.


Why Migrate from Dynamics GP to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central?

Undoubtedly, Microsoft GP is a powerful ERP solution when it comes to managing the finance and accounting operations of a business. But, with the changing requirements of modern businesses, it is unable to cope with the change's businesses are going through.

Microsoft understands the requirements and demands of such businesses and has offered a modern, simple, and advanced ERP solution: Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central. D365 BC is an all-in-one business solution capable of streamlining, managing, and controlling the entire business from a unified dashboard in real-time.

It is a cloud-based solution that comes with flexible Business Central pricing, licencing, workflow automation, automatic updates, a low cost of ownership, a user-friendly user interface, and much more.

There can be numerous reasons that justify the migration from Dynamics GP to Business Central. But, among them, the ending of service and support offered by Microsoft for Dynamics GP users is the major one.

In April 2021, Microsoft announced that it will stop selling perpetual licences to new customers and that support for the latest version (Dynamics GP 2018) will end in 2028. 

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Most probably, you are using Microsoft GP, and if it is working fine, there is no need to migrate or upgrade to Business Central until it starts to show errors and bugs. But you are possibly looking for a solution to what to do next with unbalanced Dynamics GP—your reason for being here.

What to do Now? - Migrate to BC or Keep Using GP

This is a very typical question to answer, but you will get your answer here. If you are stuck in this situation, you have three options:

Continue Using Dynamics GP

If your GP is working absolutely fine and you are not facing any issues in terms of updates, upgrades, or support, you can continue using this solution.

Migrate to a New ERP

If your Dynamics GP is unable to align with the changing demands of your business, you should consider migrating or upgrading to a new ERP that understands your business. Based on your requirements, you can opt for an ERP solution like Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations or Business Central.

Migrate to Microsoft Business Central

Your cloud system provider will make sure to update and upgrade your system on time without hampering your existing business operations. Also, the ERP implementation partner will ensure timely maintenance, reducing overall downtime.

Top Benefits of Migrating to Dynamics 365 Business Central

Built using the latest technologies, Microsoft Business Central offers exceptional capabilities and tools to deal with modern business issues.

With the flexible licencing and pricing plans, you can reduce the total cost of ownership by a considerable amount—60%.

With AI, ML, and BI, Business Central offers automation to eliminate the chances of errors occurring due to manual and repetitive tasks.

MSD 365 BC offers real-time data insights so that users can make actionable decisions whenever possible for a maximised output.

Microsoft releases the updates, upgrades, and patches twice a year and automatically makes the changes with Business Central Cloud. It eliminates the need for a company to invest resources in updating.

As Microsoft takes care of updates and upgrades, businesses have to invest fewer resources to maintain BC for optimal performance.

Unique businesses have unique requirements, and to help such businesses, you can customise these powerful solutions with the help of a certified Business Central partner to support your specific needs.

With centralised data centres, users can access the data of any business operation from anywhere and anytime.

The interface of Business Central is so simplified that even a novice user can access and understand it on first use. All functions and tools are properly placed, making this ERP solution efficient and effective.

Microsoft has an ecosystem that supports businesses in different ways. You can integrate native Microsoft applications to get enhanced efficiency and productivity using Business Central.

Migrate to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Today!

Supercharge your business with a set of advanced features, capabilities, and tools for enhanced profitability and revenue.

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Move to Cloud - Embrace Future

Cloud technologies are the future of our businesses. Business Central Cloud offers you the opportunity to grow even in tough scenarios while optimising your existing business operations.

Scale as you Grow

With the growth of your business, you can increase the performance of your ERP solution by enhancing the server's capabilities in no time.

Boost Productivity - 2x your Revenue

Dusiness Central simplifies the existing processes, promotes collaboration, and accelerates growth while enhancing overall productivity.

Check out the video comparing financial reporting tools between Dynamics GP and Business Central.

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