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4 things you should know about Office 365

OTT, Inc. recently hosted a Microsoft O365 Hands on Workshop and I wanted to answer a few of the most frequently asked questions I get pertaining to the new features available with O365. I hope that this may answer some of your very own unanswered questions. What is the difference between Office and Office 365? Answer: Simply put Office 365 is based β€œin-the-cloud,” whereas Office 2013 is installed on a single PC. With Office 365 you can...
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3 Tips on how to Prepare for Microsoft Convergence

This year I got to experience Microsoft Convergence, in New Orleans, LA, for the first time. What an experience! After a ton of subtle, then not so subtle hints to my boss that I wanted to be the one to go before I finally got the approval. With that comes the excitement of visiting somewhere warmer than Minnesota, the idea of learning, and the nervousness that all that networking brings. While I have been working...
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Essential Information for Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013

OTT, Inc. recently hosted a Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 Preview event in the Twin Cities area. We had tremendous interest in the new version of Dynamics GP and wanted to share some extra materials that we have uploaded to our website with you. Microsoft has made available several PDFs which explain more about some of the new features incorporated in the product:
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Microsoft Announces Upcoming Updates

Microsoft have just released a slew of communications relating to upcoming releases and updates. Changes to US Payroll 941 Form
  • Per the IRS – the final form is not out yet. The IRS communicated to Microsoft that they only have the instructions left to update and that Microsoft can go ahead and program the changes based on the draft of the form. The draft is available for review today.
  • Expected release date for customers...
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