GP13 Jerad Plesuk Senior Support Engineer Microsoft Corporation What is Business Portal? Out-of-the-box web site Provides real-time information from Microsoft Dynamics GP Allows non-Microsoft Dynamics GP users access to business data Business Portal primary functionality Queries Reporting Self-Service Applications Jerad Plesuk Senior Support Engineer Microsoft Dynamics Environment requirements Web Server hardware requirements Web Server operating system requirements Windows 2003 32-bit Windows 2008 32-bit (BP SP2 Only) “Stack” technology .NET Framework Internet Information Services Web Services for GP 10 (MOSS Only) SharePoint WSS vs. MOSS Windows SharePoint Services (WSS) 3.0 FREE!!! Basic SharePoint version Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 Requires licensing Includes WSS and all WSS functionality More robust SharePoint version Business Portal installs on either version Business Portal Feature Available on WSS Available on MOSS Queries Yes Yes Reports Report Catalog Report Center Electronic Document Delivery Yes Yes Key Performance Indicators Yes Yes Access to GP Windows Yes Yes Dashboards No Yes List Pages No Yes Back Office Data Search No Yes Human Resources Self Service Suite Yes Yes Project Time & Expense Yes Yes Requisition Management Yes Yes Order Management Yes Yes Field Service Suite No Yes Jerad Plesuk Senior Support Engineer Microsoft Dynamics Tips and recommended procedures Ensure environment meets requirements Installation pain points Verify Stack technology is working SharePoint Top-level site Web Services sites and Security Console Blank drop-down of Web Sites to which Business Portal can be installed (KB 947927) “Not Registered” message (KB 947928) Remove components of any failed Business Portal installation (KB 923665) Jerad Plesuk Senior Support Engineer Microsoft Dynamics Your feedback is important! Two ways to access online evaluation forms CommNet and evaluation stations located throughout the New Orleans Morial Convention Center From any wired or wireless connection to www.msconvergence.com/home.aspx Be eligible to win great daily prizes and the grand prize – a $5,000 Travel Voucher! For more information please refer to your Conference Guide Note: For every attendee who completes an evaluation, Convergence will donate $1 to the Boys & Girls Club of Southeast Louisiana © 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. Microsoft, Windows, Windows Vista and other product names are or may be registered trademarks and/or trademarks in the U.S. and/or other countries. The information herein is for informational purposes only and represents the current view of Microsoft Corporation as of the date of this presentation. Because Microsoft must respond to changing market conditions, it should not be interpreted to be a commitment on the part of Microsoft, and Microsoft cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information provided after the date of this presentation. MICROSOFT MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, AS TO THE INFORMATION IN THIS PRESENTATION.