Microsoft Dynamics Partner Roundup: Campus control; Higher ed CRM; New Dynamics 365 partner; AX & fresh produce

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By:  Linda Rosencrance

Campus Management Extends CampusNexus Platform

Campus Management Corp., a provider of enterprise solutions and services for higher education, has announced that its CampusNexus solution now includes enterprise adoption of Microsoft Power BI, Microsoft Dynamics 365; and Office 365.

The CampusNexus suite includes student, constituent relationship management and finance, HR and payroll applications. It utilizes Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft .NET entity framework, Windows Workflow Foundation and the Microsoft Dynamics AX platform to deliver solutions for higher education, according to company officials.

Ellucian Unveils Cloud Higher Ed CRM Suite

Ellucian, a provider of higher education software and services, has announced the availability of Ellucian CRM Advance, which is the third mobile-friendly cloud solution in the company’s CRM suite.

The solution is designed specifically for higher education advancement efforts to simplify the management of complex engagement activities, according to company officials.

Built on Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Ellucian CRM Advance integrates with email and calendar solutions to help advancement staff better manage communication plans and campaigns, in addition to daily tasks and activities with constituents, company officials stated.

Ellucian CRM Advance also offers a mobile user interface that provides access to data that fundraisers need; a unified view of interactions, so advancement professionals know exactly who has given and who hasn’t; and user tools to create and execute personalized, multichannel communication plans, officials stated.

Alligatortek Expands Business Services to Include Dynamics

Alligatortek has announced that it is expanding its business service offerings to include the reselling, implementation and customization of Microsoft Dynamics. This announcement comes after Microsoft announced its new application, Microsoft Dynamics 365.

“We are excited for Microsoft to roll out Dynamics 365,” said Sid Bala, president & CEO of Alligatortek, in a statement. “Our company has been building integrated systems like these for over 23 years. For Microsoft to build a solution to solve the problems of our customers is a tremendous nod to the services we have provided to our clients throughout the years.”

LINKFRESH 2016 Software for Dynamics AX Released

LINKFRESH, the fresh produce ERP provider, has announced the availability of its LINKFRESH 2016 version for Microsoft Dynamics AX.

This release of the food industry specific ERP software, built in collaboration with LINKFRESH’s partner, Cegeka, includes over 50 enhancements and new features to the fresh food functionality, according to company officials.

“LINKFRESH 2016 extends upon the very high degree of functional fit for the food industry that has always been a characteristic of the LINKFRESH offering,” said head of product at LINKFRESH, Ian Morgan, in a statement. “It delivers a further tranche of industry specific features designed especially for the sector, to give the best ever degree of functional fit out of the box.”

About Linda Rosencrance

Linda Rosencrance is a freelance writer/editor in the Boston area. Rosencrance has over 25 years experience as an reporter/investigative reporter, writing for many newspapers in the metropolitan Boston area. Rosencrance has been writing about information technology for the past 16 years.

She has covered a variety of IT subjects, including Microsoft Dynamics, mobile security issues such as data loss prevention, network management, secure mobile app development, privacy, cloud computing, BI, big data, analytics, HR, CRM, ERP, and enterprise IT.

Rosencrance is the author of six true crime books for Kensington Publishing Corp