26th August 2016

Sage 200 Tips – Excel Reporting

Earlier this year we wrote about how well Sage 200 integrates with MS Excel. From exporting filtered lists to the powerful Business Intelligence module, the integration gets better with every Sage 200 version release. But even with these two features, and the multitude of built-in reports, there was an opportunity to give a little more! Exporting your list views will give you a table of data to work with which is handy. But if you want to add some analysis and make it presentable then it’s going to take some time. You can export any of the built-in reports to Excel, but they too […]
19th August 2016

Sage CRM Tips – Interactive Dashboards

Administrators of Sage CRM will agree that almost every part of the system is customisable. Many of these customisations can be undertaken by Administrators and Info Managers. I’m going to show you how to customise a Dashboard, adding Gadgets such as Sales Summary Charts and RSS Feeds. There are two types of Dashboard in Sage CRM; Interactive and Classic. In this blog I’ll be looking at the Interactive Dashboard.   Interactive Dashboards This dashboard provides users with information and analysis in a stunning, interactive format. Creating one of these custom Dashboards can provide your staff with a portal to new perspectives on your business.    […]
4th August 2016

V18.2 – What is new in Act!?

V18.2 – What is new in Act!? Hot on the heels of  whole host of improvements with V18.1, the dev folks at Swiftpage have come up with even more goodies for us with Act! V18.2. Swiftpage have announced that Act! V18.2 is now available for desktop users.   The key feature of V18.2 is Act! Connect Link. The all new Act! Connect Link allows desktop users to create integrations between their CRM  and online applications. The Zapier platform allows Act! desktop users to quickly and easily set up connections between some of the big hitters in the industry. Such as: Outlook, Slack, […]
3rd August 2016

AlphaLogix Services – Data Mining

At AlphaLogix we offer a huge variety of IT services, from implementing and supporting large ERP and CRM systems, through to general IT technical support. We also offer specialist IT services, and one of those services is called Data Mining, but what is it and how can it benefit your business?   The term “Data Mining” appeared in the 1990s in the database community as an interdisciplinary subfield of computer science. According to Wikipedia, Data Mining is the “computational process of discovering patterns in large data sets”, but without an example it can be difficult to imagine how this can be […]