Data migration, system configuration, and testing are all required when migrating from Dynamics GP to Dynamics 365 Business Central.
It’s a complicated process that frequently necessitates specialised knowledge. Consult with a Microsoft partner or specialist to guarantee a smooth transition geared to your specific requirements and data structure.
How can I migrate from Microsoft Dynamics GP to Microsoft Dynamics Business Central?
Several steps are involved in the conversion from Dynamics GP to Dynamics 365 Business Central:
1. Assessment: Determine the breadth of the conversion by evaluating your current Dynamics GP setup, data, and customization.
2. Data Cleanup: Cleanse and prepare your data in Dynamics GP before migration to ensure accuracy.
3. Business Central Configuration: Configure Dynamics Business Central based on your business procedures and requirements.
4. Data Migration: To move your data from Dynamics GP to Business Central, use Microsoft tools or third-party solutions. This comprises customer information, vendor information, transaction history, and other details.
5. Customization and Extensions: Adapt any Dynamics GP customizations to the Business Central environment. Use extensions and the AL language to create custom applications.
6. User Training: Inform your employees about the new Dynamics 365 Business Central interface and features.
7. Examination: Conduct extensive testing to discover and rectify any concerns. Data reconciliation, process testing, and user acceptance testing are all part of this.
8. Publish: Plan and carry out the real Business Central migration. Keep an eye out for problems and have a backup plan in place.
9. Post-Implementation Support: Continued support and resolution of any post-migration concerns.
Optimise and refine your Business Central setup in response to user input and changing business needs.
Consider hiring specialists or consultants with experience in Dynamics GP and Business Central migrations for a successful conversion.