Integrate Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central with Magento for Improved Efficiency

Integrate Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central with Magento for Improved Efficiency
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The eCommerce industry has seen a rise of 27.6% in sales worldwide over the most recently tracked period, with sales reaching well over $4 trillion. Businesses have found great success in the eCommerce space and have been quick to respond to this change behavior, transitioning to eCommerce platforms. Integration between Microsoft Dynamics ERP and Magento started earlier in the 2000s when Microsoft acquired four separate systems including Great Plains, Navision, Axapta, and Solomon. Initially, each system had been used for accounting purposes, later turned into multi-functional solutions. These acquisitions by Microsoft came as rebranding as they were incorporated into the Dynamics family.  So Dynamics AX, Nav, GP, and SL came to be and all come under Microsoft Dynamics 365 Suite now. This bundle serves business needs or any industry to streamline all operational management at every level from finance to purchasing, orders and sales. 

Now, Microsoft has divided its ERP into two i.e. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central (Dynamics GP, Nav, SL) and Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations (Dynamics AX). On the other side, Magento is a powerful eCommerce platform with solid and exceptional capabilities. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and Magento integration expand the efficiency and growth opportunities. It helps in communication between Magento store and backend systems to speed up processing time and reduce errors. Before moving to the extraordinary benefits, let’s look into some tips for integrating these solid systems. 

  1. Choose experienced partners
  2. Integrate in the Cloud
  3. Future-proof your integration 
  4. Decide what should be integrated
  5. Understand workflows
  6. Improve customer satisfaction with tracking information 
  7. Make the most of middleware
  8. Take advantage of value opportunities
  9. Test your integration
  10. Training and support

Here are some benefits of integrating Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central with Magento

Data Accuracy 

The integration eliminates the need to enter the data manually and increases the efficiency of your records. 

Inventory Management

Record payments and sales tax from BigCommerce. Link to a shipping app and easily track profit by pulling in shipping costs.

Workflow Automation 

With all transaction information, you can generate sales receipts and invoices. Each sale updates your inventory automatically.

More benefits include reducing integration deployment time using a prebuilt and tested solution and easily add more connectors. Microsoft Dynamics Business Central and Magento integration help deliver great customer and shopping experiences that lead to more traffic to the store and increased revenue. 

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