Ever wondered why third party products are necessary with all the features and functions in Microsoft Dynamics GP for data analysis and management? This article will explore the concept of best-in-breed software for corporate performance management.
Recently, I saw a user on LinkedIn pose a question, asking fellow Microsoft Dynamics GP users if they had some documentation regarding why the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system needs Independent Software Vendor (ISV) products. It was an interesting discussion, perhaps a challenge to ISVs, and a legitimate question for Microsoft fans. Several people chimed in, and a couple recurring comments seemed to organically surface.