This issue of Bob Scott's Insights was delayed by problems involving the computerused in producing the stories. We apologize for the delay and are happy to belatedly bring you the Sept. 6, 2013 issue.
Microsoft says Dynamics Nav 2013 R2 will be available in October. Maybe the most important announcement was not the product features but Microsoft's pledge of loyalty to the product. Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 reflects Microsoft's long-term commitment to the NAV partner community," according to Paul White, senior director of Dynamics ERP.
With Intuit hosting a conference of influencers in Mountain View, Calif., and Xero holding its first conference in San Francisco, things got a bit testy on Twitter. We were calling it the Twitter Wars. But one theme struck me as I hit both gatherings. At the Intuit Summit event, one question on the second day was about attracting and keeping talent and having aging firms and events.
Infor has published the compensation rates for its top executives. While the contracts are not new, it is the first time they have been published since Infor become a public reporting company. Under an Oct. 9, 2010 agreement, CEO Charles Phillips got a $800,000 annual salary and can earn an annual bonus of up to $1.2 million and was granted 2 million shares initially.