Future-Proof Your Business: Why Acumatica is the Clear Choice After Microsoft Dynamics GP and SL Sunset

March 4, 2024
Christina Birmingham

The Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains) and SL (Solomon) end of life and support is a subject that has gained significant attention in the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) industry. This translates to the discontinuation of essential security updates, technical assistance, and bug resolution, leaving your business exposed and impeding its capacity for growth. The pressing issue of transitioning to newer, more agile systems is at the forefront of this support end.

For GP and SL users, this presents a crucial decision: migrate to a new ERP system or risk falling behind. While Microsoft suggests Dynamics 365 Business Central as a replacement, there’s another powerful contender in the arena – Acumatica.

Why Acumatica Shines as the Future-Proof Choice:

    Modern Cloud-Based Solution: Acumatica provides a seamless cloud experience, allowing access from any location and on any device. This eliminates the necessity for costly on-premise infrastructure and streamlines IT management.
    Scalability and Flexibility: Acumatica is built to grow with your business. Its modular design allows you to add features and functionality as your needs evolve.
    Industry-Specific Expertise: Acumatica expands beyond fundamental financial features, providing extensive industry-specific functionalities customized to meet your distinct requirements, whether you operate in manufacturing, distribution, construction, or beyond.
    Enhanced User Experience: Acumatica features a cutting-edge, user-friendly interface that enhances productivity and minimizes training time for all users.
    Lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO): Acumatica’s transparent pricing structure and streamlined IT management not only reduce your TCO compared to Dynamics in the long term but also provide significant cost savings.

The sunsetting of Microsoft Dynamics GP and SL marks a pivotal moment in the ERP landscape. Businesses are increasingly turning to Acumatica for its modern architecture, cloud-native design, and unparalleled flexibility. As companies embark on the journey to digitize and streamline their operations, Acumatica emerges as a robust choice that not only meets but exceeds the expectations of the modern business environment.

If you have questions or want to discuss this transition further, feel free to contact Aktion . We’re here to assist you in making informed decisions for the success of your business.