by Saeward Schillaci, The Resource Group
If you have Microsoft Dynamics GP, then Management Reporter is automatically bundled with the license. This is Microsoft's offering as a primary financial report writer for Dynamics GP. However, Microsoft recently announced there will be no major enhancements of Management Reporter for Dynamics GP.
In addition, for many businesses this included functionality falls short of their business intelligence (BI) needs. Can your company get the best out of Management Reporter, or would it be worthwhile to invest in a third-party offering such as BI360 from Solver?
There is a plethora of blogs, videos, and other detailed information about each solution. However, for many organizations the decision boils down to a few key factors. Let's summarize these three major aspects of financial reporting software as inputs, interface, and outputs.