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Building forms and workflow solutions the easy way

Microsoft Power Apps and Flow are the latest mobile forms and workflow tools to be added to the Microsoft Cloud stack, enabling no code apps that are mobile ready and have the ability to connect to your back office systems. Microsoft created PowerApps and Flow to not only create an environment for building forms and workflows but to allow organizations to […]

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How to translate your Vision into Action?

After formulating your strategy and having a clear understanding of where you are going and what your priorities are, it’s time for Strategy Execution; translating the vision and goals into actions.

Strategy Execution is a result of daily decisions made by employees at all levels based on the information they have. To translate strategic goals into actions, people in the organization need […]

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Riddle of the Randomly Reloading of Project Service Automation Forms

We have all had those “WTH?” moments. Since the release of Project Service Automation(PSA) I have been working with the product on a trial version, which was then upgraded to a Production version. As a result of this upgrade, I started to encounter strange form behavior randomly through the solution.

That behavior started with forms freezing on load then progressed […]

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Microsoft Dynamics 365: Modernize your ERP

Technology is quickly transforming our daily work routines with useful apps and services that are easy to work with, and that deliver helpful assistance improving our lives. Business systems are rapidly undergoing a transformation as a result of this technology. These changes will impact business users and accounting professionals for the next decade.

A first look at Microsoft Dynamics 365 Operations for […]

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National Strategy Consulting Competition & Conference

Sierra Systems sponsored one of the most respected Management Consulting events in North America, the National Strategy Consulting Competition & Conference (NSCC) 2017. The NSCC is a comprehensive opportunity for students across North America to learn about strategy consulting. This annual event brings together the nation’s top undergraduate and MBA talent in a three-day competition and two-day conference to […]

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EMR Success in the Northwest Territories

In 2011, the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) engaged Sierra Systems to assist with the selection and deployment of an Electronic Medical Record (EMR) solution for its 33 primary care clinic sites.

Sierra Systems resources worked closely with the GNWT team to select the vendor, negotiate the contracts, identify enhancements, install the application, develop operations standards, lead the implementations, […]

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Click here

One of the complaints I hear over and over again as a consultant for Dynamics CRM is, ‘There are too many clicks!’. I am told over and over again that Microsoft should be following the three-click rule. Well, I am here to tell you the three-click rule is a myth.

User complaints about lengthy click paths are really about users […]

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Oracle PeopleSoft 9.2 Upgrades: The Upgrade

In our previous posts on upgrading to Oracle PeopleSoft 9.2, we have discussed getting prepared for planning and completing the planning for your upgrade. Now it’s time to upgrade your PeopleSoft application.

The upgrade to 9.2 from prior versions will feel much like your previous PeopleSoft upgrades, but with a twist; i.e. PeopleSoft Update Manager (PUM). It will be about […]

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Business insight in minutes with Oracle Stream Analytics

Oracle Stream Analytics (OSA) is the only stream analytics tool available on premises, at the edge and in the cloud for business users to answer enterprise level questions about Fast Data.

OSA is a powerful and instant insight business tool that makes Stream Analysis as easy as working in Excel. With more than 20 statistical, general industry, machine learning and spatial patterns, […]

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