Books: 85

ERP & CRM

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KEY FEATURES * Extend Dynamics in a cost-effective manner by using tools that are ready at your disposal * Solve common business problems with the valuable features and flexibility of Dynamics NAV * Follow practical and easy-to-grasp examples, illustrations, and coding to make the most out of Dynamics more » NAV in your organisation BOOK DESCRIPTION Microsoft Dynamics NAV is an enterprise resource planning (ERP) software suite for organizations. The system offers specialized functionality for manufacturing, distribution, government, retail, and other industries. Its integrated development environment enables customizations with minimal disruption to business processes. The book starts explaining the new features of Dynamics NAV along with how to create and modify a simple module. Moving on, you will learn the importance of thinking beyond the boundaries of C/AL development and the possibilities opened by with it. Next, you will get to know how COM can be used to extend the functionalities of Dynamics NAV. You'll find out how to extend the Dynamics NAV 2016 version using .NET interoperability and will see the steps required to subscribe to .NET events in order to extend Dynamics NAV. Finally, you'll see the cmdlets available to manage extension packages. By the end of the book, you will have the knowledge needed to become more efficient in selecting the extending methods, developing and deploying them to the Dynamics NAV, and practicing the best practices. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN * Develop a module in Dynamics NAV using C/AL * Build relationships with COM technologies * Develop and integrate COM with Dynamics NAV 2016 * Call the framework members from C/AL * Develop an event in the .NET framework and see how to subscribe to it using C/AL * Automate the deployment into Dynamics NAV * Develop Windows Client Control add-Ins * Deploy your resource automatically from Visual Studio * Install and Configure Windows Client Control add-Ins * Integrate Dynamics NAV with Sharepoint ABOUT THE AUTHOR Alexander Drogin started working with Navision Attain version 3.01 in 2002 as a software developer at a consulting company. After 7 years of development, he shifted his focus to end-user support. In 2012, he joined the Microsoft Russia development team as a software engineer in testing, and worked on NAV test automation. Currently, he leads the sustained engineering team in the Supply Chain Management area at Microsoft. TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Writing Basic C/AL Code 2. Advanced C/AL Development 3. Reporting and Data Analysis 4. .NET Interoperability in C/AL 5. Extending C/AL with COM Components 6. SharePoint Integration 7. Control Add-ins 8. Web Services 9. Events and Extension Packages 10. PowerShell « less
2017
KEY FEATURES * See the latest best practice Salesforce administration principles, gain real-world advice, and understand critical design considerations to set up and customize Salesforce CRM * This is a pragmatic guide to the key functions of customizing and setting up the application for enterprise more » security, user and data management, process automation, analytics, and mobile features * Step-by-step navigation and descriptions of the features of Salesforce CRM platform and clear guidance on the customization and administration of the application * Identify what is covered to create your own improved study guide for the certified administrator examination BOOK DESCRIPTION Salesforce CRM's winter '17 release offers a host of new features for Customer Relationship Management designed to transform your sales and marketing requirements. With this comprehensive guide to implementing Salesforce CRM, administrators of all levels can easily acquire deep knowledge of the platform. The book begins by guiding you through setting up users and the security settings and then progresses to configuration, data management, and data analytics. We swiftly move on to the setting up of organization-wide features that affect the look and feel of the application. Process automation and approval mechanisms are covered next, along with the functional areas of Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Marketing Cloud, and Salesforce Chatter. This book details Salesforce CRM system administration in a practical way and is an invaluable reference for both new administrators and experienced professionals. At the end of the book, techniques to further enhance the system and improve the return on investment Salesforce mobile apps and mobile administration are covered, along with Salesforce Adoption Manager and. Every chapter is complete with a section containing example questions of the type that you might encounter in the certification examination. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN * Manage and administer user records and password policies * Configure and control the various organization-wide user interface features in Salesforce CRM * Set up and maintain users, profiles, and permission sets and administer appropriate security and login access mechanisms * Apply organization security * Understand the capabilities of the Salesforce CRM sharing model * Create, delete, and customize fields, page layout, and list views for custom and standard objects * Find out how Apex and Visualforce coding can be used in Salesforce CRM * Implement the mechanisms for data management * Discover the tools to import, update, transfer, and mass delete data « less
2017
A Step-by-Step Guide
In this book, noted expert Andrew Okungbowa explains SAP Asset Accounting (FI-AA) in SAP-ERP, including its associated business benefits, and guides you through the considerable complexities of SAP-ERP configuration. Using FI-AA for fixed asset management enables you to manage assets in multinational more » companies across a broad range of industries and produce reports to meet various needs in line with legal requirements. Configuring SAP-ERP can be a daunting exercise, however, and there are few resources that address these issues. Asset Accounting Configuration in SAP ERP fills that resource gap by covering the major aspects of SAP FI-AA for anyone with SAP experience and the basic accounting knowledge and bookkeeping skills necessary to apply configuration. It provides configuration explanations in the simplest forms possible and provides step-by-step guidance with illustrations and practical examples. What You'll Learn < In-depth coverage of FI-AA syllabus How to configure FI-AA accounting in SAP How to integrate FI-AA accounting with other SAP modules How to explain the functionalities of SAP FI-AA Knowledge gained from real-world practical examples and case studies Who This Book Is For The key target audience for this book includes SAP consultants, developers, accountants, support organizations and beginners. It is also a resourceful learning manual for universities and institutions whose curricula covers SAP-ERP Asset Accounting. « less
2015
Build interactive and analytical sales productivity dashboards for Dynamics CRM 2015 with Power BI
***** About This Book ***** * Create Dynamics CRM reports using Power BI for Office 365 and Power BI Designer * Discover best practices to build and deploy these dashboards to Power BI sites and Dynamics CRM 2015 * Learn how to extend dashboard to mobile iPad and Surface Power BI apps ***** Who more » This Book Is For ***** This book is intended for all Dynamics CRM 2015 users―administrators, managers, business analysts, or report writers who are new to creating dashboards using Power BI and Dynamics CRM. It would be helpful to have a basic knowledge of the Dynamics CRM 2015 platform, but no prior experience is required. ***** What You Will Learn ***** * Organize and consolidate Dynamics CRM 2015 datasets * Add summaries and visualizations using charts and maps * Enhance data clarity with filters, slicers, timelines * Improve analysis by joining other data sources * Deploy and present the dashboard to Power BI for Office 365 site * Use the advanced Q/A functionality with Power BI to query data in the dashboard graphs and charts * Connect the dashboards to Dynamics CRM 2015 * Extend functionality with Power BI mobile apps ***** In Detail ***** Dynamics CRM 2015 holds a wealth of information about customers and the sales pipeline, but sometimes leaves users with basic end-user reporting and dashboard options. Power BI is a great new tool for analyzing and presenting data, giving us the ability to dig deeper into the information. With the increased requests for real-time sales analytics, Power BI when connected to Dynamics CRM offers a self-service approach to build, shape, and present data through an easy-to-use interface. The set of features within Power BI will give all users a tool to generate real-time sales productivity reports and dashboards to enhance their sales performance. This book will provide you with the skills you need to learn how to build and present Dynamics CRM 2015 sales dashboards using Power BI. It follows a step-by-step process to build an interactive dashboard by organizing and consolidating datasets, improving the look and feel of graphs, charts, and maps, and enhancing data clarity with filters and slicers. By sequentially working through the steps in each chapter, you will learn how to use the Power BI Q/A functionality to query data in the dashboard, extend the dashboards to the mobile apps for the iPad and Surface, and leverage the pre-built workbook template provided by Microsoft for Dynamic CRM 2015 sales, service, and marketing dashboards. ***** Style and approach ***** A step-by-step approach to building a Power BI driven Dynamics CRM dashboard explained in an easy-to-follow style. Each topic is explained sequentially in the process of creating a dashboard, and detailed explanations of the basic and advanced features of Power BI and Dynamics CRM that appeal to the needs of readers with a wide range of experiences are also included. « less
2015
Expert Oracle Application Express, 2nd Edition is newly updated for APEX 5.0 and brings deep insight from some of the best APEX practitioners in the field today. You'll learn about important features in APEX 5.0, and how those can be applied to make your development work easier and with greater impact more » on your business. Oracle Application Express (APEX) is an entirely web-based development framework that is built into every edition of Oracle Database. The framework rests upon Oracle’s powerful PL/SQL language, enabling power users and developers to rapidly develop applications that easily scale to hundreds, even thousands of concurrent users. APEX has seen meteoric growth and is becoming the tool of choice for ad-hoc application development in the enterprise. The many authors of Expert Oracle Application Express, 2nd Edition build their careers around APEX. They know what it takes to make the product sing—developing secure applications that can be deployed globally to users inside and outside a large enterprise. The authors come together in this book to share some of their deepest and most powerful insights into solving the difficult problems surrounding globalization, configuration and lifecycle management, and more. New in this edition for APEX 5.0 is coverage of Oracle REST Data Services, map integration, jQuery with APEX, and the new Page Designer. You’ll learn about debugging and performance, deep secrets to customizing your application user interface, how to secure applications from intrusion, and about deploying globally in multiple languages. Expert Oracle Application Express, 2nd Edition is truly a book that will move you and your skillset a big step towards the apex of Application Express development. * Contains all-new content on Oracle REST Data Services, jQuery in APEX, and map integration * Addresses globalization and other concerns of enterprise-level development * Shows how to customize APEX for your own application needs **** What you’ll learn **** * Build applications around Oracle REST Data Services * Analyze data geographically using the built-in, map integration * Deploy applications globally while respecting linguistic and cultural differences * Customize applications by exploiting APEX’s roots in PL/SQL * Reduce the stress of managing application lifecycle and configuration * Deploy new functionality through custom plug-ins **** Who this book is for **** Expert Oracle Application Express, 2nd Edition is aimed at APEX developers who seek the deepest possible knowledge of Oracle Application Express and how to develop with it. Readers should know and be proficient with APEX, and be prepared to expend some mental energy in absorbing the high-end material in this book. **** Table of Contents **** 1. APEX Builder, Denes Kubicek 2. Oracle REST Data Services, John Scott 3. Oracle APEX 5.0 Charts Inside Out, Dimitri Gielis 4. Tabular Forms, Denes Kubicek 5. Team Development, Roel Hartman 6. Globalization, Francis Mignault 7. Debugging, Doug Gault 8. Dynamic Actions, Martin Giffy D’Souza 9. Lifecycle Management, Nick Buytaert 10. Plug-Ins, Dan McGhan 11. jQuery with APEX, Tom Petrus 12. Map Integration, Christoph Ruepprich 13. Themes and Templates, Jorge Rimblas 14. Report Printing, Karen Cannell « less
2015
Over 88 recipes for effective use of Infusionsoft to mitigate your CRM needs, marketing automation, conducting online business optimally
***** About This Book ***** * Maximize client engagement by automating lead capture and follow-up * Collect information and set up lead scoring in Infusionsoft to enhance your marketing interactions to build more clients * Set up online shopping carts, manage your online store, and enhance user more » experience ***** Who This Book Is For ***** If you want to excel in the use of Infusionsoft to develop a set of common applications or project types and solutions effectively, this book is perfect for you. This book will empower you to provide better results for your clients, faster! It is assumed that you are familiar with and use Infusionsoft. ***** What You Will Learn ***** * Set up and configure features that will enhance new user creation using Infusionsoft * Attract leads and build your list efficiently * Understand the different strategies to sell and get paid * Create amazing customer experiences by following up and automating messages * Master techniques to use Infusionsoft for internal administrative functions * Make better business decisions by mastering the reporting functionality * Save time and simplifying day-to-day usage using Infusionsoft * Get to know the Ninja hacks while working with Infusionsoft efficiently. ***** In Detail ***** Infusionsoft is an all-in-one software-as-a-service (SaaS) for small business sales and marketing. It empowers businesses with the same level of automation and personalization that were previously only available to large corporate enterprises with deep pockets. You can easily manage customer relationships, target communications in an automated manner, and sell their products/services online effectively. Starting with recipes on the general setup and core competencies related to Infusionsoft, you will then learn about tools to enhance user experience. Further on, you'll dive deep into different strategies to attract, sell, and wow your customers. You'll also explore different ways to manage administrative tasks and reporting, which are crucial to perform better workflow management. Later, you will become proficient in lead generation and lead management, referral management, report generation, and working with the campaign builder. Finally, the book closes with unsupported ninja hacks to take your business strategies into the stratosphere! ***** Style and approach ***** A recipe-based guide that covers real-life scenarios on optimising marketing automation, lifecycle management, lead generation, inventory management, and adding ecommerce functionality « less
2015
Use the Force.com platform to design and develop real-world, cutting-edge cloud applications
***** About This Book ***** * Design, build, and customize real-world applications on the Force.com platform * Reach out to users through public websites and ensure that your Force.com application becomes popular * Discover the tools that will help you develop and deploy your application ***** more » Who This Book Is For ***** If you are a developer who wants to learn how to develop and deploy applications from the Salesforce.com platform, then this book is for you. No prior knowledge of Salesforce is necessary. ***** What You Will Learn ***** * Design, develop, customize, and deploy applications on the Force.com platform * Build a data model and standard user interfaces on the Force.com platform * Develop Force.com applications for multiple users and protect your organization's data * Implement the application's business processes using Validation Rules, Approval Processes, and Workflows * Use Data Management operations and tools on the Force.com application * Make custom pages using Visualforce and custom controllers using Apex * Create reports, dashboards, and e-mail services on the Force.com platform * Construct Force.com sites that allow the application to be extended out into the broader population of users through the use of a public website * Employ the tools available on the Force.com platform ***** In Detail ***** Starting with an introduction to the Force.com model, key features, and advantages of the Force.com platform, this book delves into the design and development of applications on the Force.com platform. Particular emphasis is given to building the data model and user interfaces of the Force.com application, designing the Force.com application for multiple users, and protecting data related to your application. This book also covers the most important features of the Force.com platform such as preserving data quality with validation rules, automating the business process by using workflows and approval processes, data management operations and tools, reports and dashboards, e-mail service related features of the Force.com platform, and deploying a Force.com application. Through the course of the book, you will learn not only declarative (point-click) developments, but also programmatic developments such as building custom pages using Visualforce and custom coding using Apex. By the end of the book, you will have learned about the Force.com tools including the Force.com IDE and standard Visualforce components that are used to develop build Visualforce pages. « less
2015
Over 90 recipes to help you resolve your new SSRS Reporting woes in Dynamics AX 2012 R3
***** About This Book ***** * Easy and effortless deployment of SSRS reports * One stop solution for developers to customize existing SSRS reports in Dynamics AX R3 * Step-by-step tutorial with solutions to writing unit classes for reports ***** Who This Book Is For ***** Microsoft Dynamics more » AX 2012 R3 Reporting Cookbook is recommended for Dynamics AX developers and .NET-based SSRS developers looking to familiarize themselves with the new AX reporting framework. ***** What You Will Learn ***** * Create and deploy reports in AX 2012 R3 * Understand the SSRS report programming flow * Modify the reporting framework * Create RDP-based reports * Design tabular matrices and chart-based reports * Debug reports, the reporting framework, and business logic * Migrate reports from the legacy reporting framework * Get to grips with unit testing and troubleshooting SSRS reports ***** In Detail ***** Dynamics AX 2012 is a modern ERP solution from Microsoft that is targeted at mid- and high-level organizations. Reports play a very central role in an ERP system, being accessible to customers, vendors, top management, and the shop floor. Every ERP implementation includes reporting changes as companies try to refit the reports to their processes. Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 Reporting Cookbook focuses mainly on the reporting aspects of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. As a Dynamics AX developer, reporting skills are a must-have and this book intends to make report development easier and simpler. You will gain an understanding of all the various types of report formats such as charts, matrices, tabular in precision, and auto design. This book also offers strategies for new reports as well as for migrating your reports from the old reporting framework and development. « less
2015
Master professional-level business application designs using Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 and its xRM features
***** About This Book ***** * Implement business logic using processes, plugins, and client-side scripts with MS CRM 2015 * Develop custom xRM solutions to improve your business applications * A comprehensive guide with a solution-based approach that covers the new features of Microsoft Dynamics more » CRM 2015 and increasingly advanced topics ***** Who This Book Is For ***** This book targets skilled developers who are looking to build business-solution software and are new to application development in Microsoft Dynamics CRM. ***** What You Will Learn ***** * Customize your Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 business application with ease * Get to know about the new features and enhancements of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 * Implement process automation using workflows, business rules, and business process flows * Carry out client-side logic and consume CRM web services using client-side code * Work across all your iOS platforms or devices with the integration feature of SDK * Develop and deploy plug-ins and learn how to troubleshoot issues * Know the how-to's of mobile enhancements with Microsoft Dynamics ***** In Detail ***** Businesses can have their developers build complete apps or plug-ins and interfaces to suit their business needs. With the application of MS CRM, administrators can alter the content, layout, and business logic for each business use case. Businesses can choose to run Dynamics CRM on their own internal server or to link to web-hosted installations. This book is an enhanced guide that covers all the new features released with Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015. Coming straight off the shelf with a whole new frontier of updated business rules, process enhancements, SDK methods, and other enhancements, this book is a complete guide for all your Dynamics CRM questions. Starting off, this book will introduce you to the deployment options such as online and on-premise, and the software and hardware requirements as CRM customization. It will also teach you how to develop a sample application. Going deeper, this book teaches you about the new enhancements in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 such as business process, new client-side scripting, mobile application, and actions enhancements. You will quickly get up and running with plugin development and project tracking concepts with the help of sample applications. The book concludes with how Microsoft Dynamics CRM extends its mobile capabilities and bring more feature-rich experience to the app users. ***** Style and approach ***** A solution-based guide to learn Microsoft Dynamics CRM's newest features, and customize and extend CRM's capabilities. Each topic is presented with comprehensive examples for creating custom solutions. « less
2015
A Guide to Wave Platform, Builder, and Explorer
In this age of data economy, data analytics is recognized as a key differentiator for companies trying to gain a sustainable competitive advantage and outperform their peers. However, the complexity of establishing an analytical architecture due to a wide array of disparate technical capabilities offered more » by a plethora of vendors makes the deployment of an on-premise solution a daunting task. For this reason, the Salesforce Analytics Cloud has captured the imagination from of both IT and business communities. The Salesforce Analytics Cloud represents the rethinking of analytics for the business user. The Analytics Cloud is a cloud-based platform designed for the business user to have access to analytics "on the go," providing answers to questions instantly on any device. This mobile-ready capability of the Salesforce Analytics Cloud means users can immediately collaborate and share insights with team members right inside Salesforce. ProSalesforce Analytics Cloud * A practical guide to Salesforce Analytics Cloud, including Wave Platform, Builder, and Explorer. * Detailed business analytics use cases in various industries (e.g., retail, healthcare, financial services, and telecommunications). * Architecture and best practices for integration, security, hybrid cloud coexistence, and governance. Pro Salesforce Analytics Cloud is the first comprehensive book on Salesforce Analytics and provides a holistic architecture view of different analytical capabilities and how they fit into the overall information architecture. It features real-world industry use cases and demonstrates how Salesforce’s Analytics Cloud solves business challenges and brings real value to the organization. « less
2015