Platform & Reporting

Cloud Provider

On-premise:

Installing and maintaining your accounting software on your servers.

 


Hosted:

IaaS = Infrastructure as a Service
SaaS = Software as a Service

With this option, you can own the software or you can “rent” the software on a subscription basis. You will be running your software on someone else’s hardware (private cloud).  


Cloud:

PaaS = Platform as a Service (public cloud, e.g. Microsoft Azure)
SaaS = Software as a Service

Running your software on a public cloud (ex) Microsoft Azure or Amazon AWS. With this option you will only be able to “rent” the software on a subscription basis (SaaS).

Reporting & Business Intelligence


Reporting
Management Reporter:
Management Reporter for Microsoft Dynamics ERP is an interactive reporting application that financial and business professionals can use to create, maintain, deploy, and view financial statements. It moves beyond traditional reporting constraints to help you design a variety of reports efficiently.

Microsoft FRx:
Microsoft FRx is a software product used for financial reporting and analysis for small to mid-sized organizations. It is licensed as part of the Microsoft Dynamics ERP systems.

SQL Server Reporting Services:
SSRS allows you to mine and report on any data from within your Microsoft Dynamics ERP accounting system. With SSRS you can create simple or complex reports joining data from across your accounting software and/or from other SQL databases.

Power BI:
Power BI utilizes an OData link to pull data directly from your databases and to present it in an easy to consume dashboard layout. You can deploy multiple dashboards to accommodate the different needs of your company such as the sales department or the top level CxO positions.

Jet Reports
Jet Reports offers a Microsoft Excel based method to prepare and present financial reports as well as other analytical reporting based on your accounting data.