Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central is cloud ERP software that gives mid-market organizations strong features to help them manage their businesses more efficiently and profitably.
MS D365 Business Central empowers users with Microsoft’s cloud strategy and allows companies to integrate their business processes with Office 365.
With the Essentials version of Business Central, you get stable business functionality across finance, supply chain management, CRM, HR and much more. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Essential license cost per named user per month.
Dynamics 365 Business Central Essentials Functionality
The Essentials license gives your users:
- Financial Management –
Includes the following quality and more: basic general ledger, budgets, fixed assets, cash flow forecast, multiple currencies, bank reconciliation, allocations, account schedules, check writing, cost accounting, inter-company postings.
- Artificial Intelligence –
Cash flow predict, inventory forecast, sales forecast, image recognition, late payment prediction.
- Customer Relationship Management –
Contact management and classification, opportunity management, relationship management, task management, business inbox for Outlook, email logging, interaction/document management, campaign management, and pricing.
- E-Services –
Document exchange service, document capture and management, bank feeds, Microsoft Pay, and more.
- Project Management –
Basic resources, job quotes, capacity management, project management jobs, timesheet, multiple costs.
Includes the following features and more: basic inventory, basic payables, basic receivables, calendars, demand forecasting, drop shipments, item attributes, item tracking, purchase invoicing, purchase order management, requisition management, sales invoicing and discounts, sales order management, Sales tax/VAT.
- Assembly Management –
To support companies that supply products to their customers by combining components in simple processes without the need of manufacturing functionality (Business Central includes features to gether items that integrate with existing features, such as sales, planning, reservations, and warehousing.).
- Warehouse and Inventory Management –
Automated data capture system, bin set-up, internal picks and put aways, pick, warehouse management systems, warehouse receipt, warehouse shipment
- Other functionality –
Analysis reports, change log, job queue, user tasks, notifications (on-premises), embedded Power BI, reason codes, Word and document reporting, workflow, unlimited companies, extended text, user management, Intrastat
If you’re evaluating Dynamics 365 Business Central for your business and aren’t sure whether Essentials will serve your needs or if you should upgrade to Premium, contact us. A Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Partner, Locus IT will be happy to explain the differences in detail so you can make the right choice for your organization.