The future of Microsoft Dynamics GP


David Meego - Click for blog homepageSince forever, the pundits have been preaching the demise of Great Plains Dynamics / Microsoft Dynamics GP.

When I joined Microsoft in 2001, one of the things that influenced my decision was the thinking that Dexterity (the language behind Dynamics GP) was going to die and so I decided that I would be better off inside Microsoft than continue working as an ISV (Independent Software Vendor).

Now sixteen years later in 2017 and I am back working as an ISV, and Dexterity, along with Microsoft Dynamics GP, is still going strong… despite the launch of Dynamics 365.

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#GPPT GP Power Tools Build 22 is almost here


David Meego - Click for blog homepageAt the reIMAGINE 2016 and GPUG Summit 2016 conferences, I promised that a new build of GP Power Tools was coming and that it would have lots of great features.

Well, I have been working hard and have now completed the coding phase of the development. I will now be working on updating the documentation in preparation for the release of the build.

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Friday Funny: The Netherlands welcomes Trump in his own words


David Meego - Click for blog homepageOn my blog, I have purposely kept far away from any comments on the recent Presidential Elections in the United States of America.

While I was recently in the US, I did discuss the topic with my American friends and colleagues, but it was not my place as an Australian to push my views at all. I was really interested to understand what my friends thought and had interesting conversations with those from both sides of the political fence.

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#VSIT Why does Visual Studio Integration Toolkit need registration?


David Meego - Click for blog homepageI recently received feedback about Visual Studio Integration Toolkit complaining that the tool requires registration for each customer site it is being used at.

I wanted to take an opportunity to respond to the feedback with some history and facts about the product that will explain why it now requires registration.

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