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Sage Intacct vs. NetSuite: Best-of-Breed or Software Suite

2017-10-19T21:06:52+00:00 July 22nd, 2016|Comparison, Sage Intacct|

Sage Intacct vs. NetSuite: Best-of-Breed or Software Suite Sage Intacct and NetSuite are two of the more popular cloud accounting software packages on the market. Considering the wide variety of accounting products available to mid market companies, and the overwhelming amount of comparison information available online, here is a quick overview that describes a [...]

Cargas Named Bob Scott’s Insights Top 100 VAR’s For 2016

2016-12-16T06:06:18+00:00 June 17th, 2016|News|

The Top 100 resellers are chosen from organizations specializing in the sale and implementation of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and accounting software. “We want to congratulate this year's class of Bob Scott's Top 100 VARs,” said Bob Scott, executive editor of Bob Scott’s Insights. “This selection represents recognition of leaders in this important field.” The [...]

What’s Up With Management Reporter For Microsoft Dynamics?

2016-12-16T06:06:18+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Microsoft Dynamics GP|

You may recently have heard or read about changes occurring with MS Dynamics GP Management Reporter (MR). Here is a recent statement from Pam Misialek from Microsoft: “Management Reporter for Dynamics GP will continue to be supported and ship now and in the future releases of Microsoft Dynamics GP. Large features like going fully [...]

Microsoft Dynamics CRM vs. Salesforce Comparison

2016-12-16T06:06:18+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM)|

Microsoft Dynamics CRM and Salesforce are two of the leading Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software packages providing sales, marketing and customer service departments with some of the most robust features and capabilities on the market. Choosing the CRM system that’s right for your organization requires not only a thorough understanding of what each package offers [...]

Microsoft Azure Review For Dynamics GP

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 May 6th, 2016|Microsoft Dynamics GP|

Azure Clouds In A Cluttered Landscape Microsoft has been spending money in a way only Microsoft can. Recent years have seen the emergence of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) as a virtual gold mine for many technology companies, giving them a steady stream of income to help keep their businesses running. While it may take [...]

Cargas Expands Management Team

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 May 5th, 2016|News|

Lancaster, PA — Cargas Systems, an employee-owned business software and consulting company with 90 employees, is pleased to announce several management promotions to support their recent growth. The following individuals have been named as managers across both of the company’s business divisions, Energy and Business Solutions: Cory Grimm is promoted to Manager of Consulting. In [...]

Microsoft Dynamics CRM Workflow Tutorial

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 April 6th, 2016|Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM)|

Learn how to setup a basic workflow process in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2016. In this tutorial we will walk you through the workflow process to create an email notification when an opportunity is reassigned. This can be used for new leads, opportunities or cases. A workflow enables you to create and manage your [...]

Simplifying Technology With MarketSphere And Cloud Accounting

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 March 28th, 2016|Sage Intacct, Success Stories|

MarketSphere®, Omaha, NE Solution: Intacct Based in Omaha, Nebraska and with offices in five other states, MarketSphere® started as a consulting business in 2002 specializing in enterprise system advisory and implementation services. As the company grew, additional niche solutions and businesses were developed. Over time the largest solution it offered evolved [...]

Delivering Efficiency With Triose And A Custom Solution

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 March 15th, 2016|Custom, Healthcare, Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM), Sage Intacct, Success Stories|

TRIOSE, Wyomissing, PA Solution: Intacct, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, And A Custom Billing Application Established in 1999, TRIOSE has earned accolades as a third-party logistics partner to the healthcare industry. The Wyomissing, PA organization delivers freight in, out, and within a health system to meet providers’ and patients’ needs. The TRIOSE [...]

A New Standard For Revenue Recognition Software Automation

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 March 11th, 2016|Sage Intacct|

Revenue recognition is an accounting principle that determines the conditions under which income becomes realized as revenue. Generally, revenue is recognized only when a specific event has occurred and the amount of revenue is measurable. For many finance professionals, revenue management is among the top challenges today. With its combination of loosely defined regulations, evolving [...]

Why Microsoft Dynamics CRM? Advantages of the Microsoft Platform

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 February 25th, 2016|Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM)|

Microsoft Dynamics CRM provides growing and mid-market organizations a powerful platform to manage business relationships and data associated to them. It not only equips teams to be more productive and educated, but also gain deeper insights into the entire customer relationship across multiple business units. The sales automation, customer service and marketing modules align and [...]

How To Customize Microsoft Dynamics CRM Theme

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 February 12th, 2016|Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM)|

Since CRM 2015 UR1 you have the option to customize the look and feel of your Microsoft CRM system to include your company colors and logos by creating a Theme. To create a new Theme go to SETTINGS > CUSTOMIZATIONS > THEMES. Click on NEW: Give the Theme a name and add the Hex Code [...]

Cargas Names New President and Key Leaders

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 January 27th, 2016|News|

Lancaster, PA — Cargas Systems, an employee-owned business software and consulting company with 84 employees, is pleased to announce several promotions and new hires. The following individuals have been named to key strategic roles: Nate Scott Promoted to President After joining Cargas in 2005 and incrementally increasing his leadership responsibilities over the past decade, Nate [...]

Cargas Has Been Recognized As A Bob Scott’s VAR Star For 2015

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 January 15th, 2016|News|

Cargas Systems, has been selected as a member of the Bob Scott’s VAR Stars for 2015, a group of 100 organizations honored for their accomplishments in the field of mid-market financial software. Members of the VAR Stars were selected based on factors such growth, industry leadership and recognition, and innovation. Selection is not based on [...]

Microsoft Envision Replaces Convergence 2016

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 January 14th, 2016|Microsoft Dynamics GP|

Flagship Event For Business Leaders Microsoft has introduced Envision, a new conference that is "designed for CxOs and their senior department and functional leaders" and replaces Convergence US on Microsoft's event calendar, taking its April 4 to 6 slot in New Orleans later this year. Registration is now open! Attendees of Microsoft Envision can expect to [...]

Microsoft Dynamics CRM Compatibility With Other Microsoft Products

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 January 13th, 2016|Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM)|

By Joe Campagna with Cargas Systems As a Microsoft Dynamics CRM Consultant, I am frequently getting questions from our CRM customer base on whether current versions of their other Microsoft products are compatible with their current version of Dynamics CRM. It then popped into my head to make it easier on the Cargas CRM customer [...]

Top 10 QuickBooks Replacement Software Report

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 December 23rd, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics GP, Sage Intacct|

With data from over 4,000 QuickBooks replacement reviews performed a study to provide software buyers a breakdown of the most popular software alternatives to replace QuickBooks based on actual reviews. The three most popular programs buyers considered when they were ready to move beyond QuickBooks were Dynamics GP, Intacct, and Sage 300 ERP. Analyzing [...]

Cargas Named Best Places To Work In PA 2015

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 December 11th, 2015|News|

Cargas Systems ranked #31 on the 2015 Best Places To Work in PA list for small/medium companies by joint public/private effort of Team Pennsylvania Foundation, the Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED), the Pennsylvania State Council of SHRM and the Central Penn Business Journal. Companies from across the state entered the two-part process [...]

Controlling Traffic With Flagger Force And CRM

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 December 1st, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics 365 (CRM), Success Stories|

Flagger Force, Hummelstown, PA Solution: Microsoft Dynamics CRM Flagger Force provides professional traffic control services for clients in mainly the utility and construction industries. With the company’s traffic control specialists managing traffic, its clients’ workers can concentrate on what they need to accomplish on or nearby the [...]

Microsoft Dynamics GP Year End & Payroll Support

2015-11-30T14:28:34+00:00 November 30th, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics GP|

Year End can be an overwhelming time of year for many reasons but especially as it relates to accounting processes and software updates. Cargas Systems is here to help you through it. Scheduling and Support If you would like to schedule a call to understand the year end process as it relates to your organization [...]

Cargas Systems Takes The Brakes Off Its Growth

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 November 13th, 2015|News|

Dan Marschka | Photographer Chairman and CEO Chip Cargas is shown with some of the firm's new hires in the lobby of its Lancaster building.   “We’ve been holding back a bit.” That’s the way Chip Cargas describes the growth philosophy at  the Lancaster-based software and consulting firm he founded 27 years ago. But with [...]

Entrepreneur Of The Year

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 November 10th, 2015|News|

On Monday, November 2nd, the Central Penn Business Journal honored Chip Cargas as the Entrepreneur of the Year at the 12th annual Business of the Year Awards. The event honors top companies and individual leaders for their outstanding contributions to Central Pennsylvania's business community. Chip Cargas, Founder & CEO Cargas Systems Business Software & Consulting [...]

How Long Does It Take To Implement Intacct?

2017-04-20T10:25:19+00:00 November 6th, 2015|Sage Intacct|

Intacct Implementation Time In the past a basic implementation of a mid-market accounting or enterprise resource planning software was a lengthy process, 4-6 months. Stated on the Intacct website - with a proven methodology and repeatable process, you can be up and running with Intacct in as few as 60 days. Intacct [...]

Audit Nightmares: Don’t Risk Sales & Use Tax Compliance Webinar

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 October 30th, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics GP, Vertex SMB, Webinars|

It’s no surprise that as your business grows, so do your chances of facing a sales and use tax audit. Incorrect nexus determination, incomplete tracking of tax exemption certificates, and lack of compliance procedures can significantly increase your risk of a costly audit. Join us as Mike Yeager (CFO) of Cargas Systems and Bradd Wildstein [...]

FRx Migration To Management Reporter Webinar

2016-12-16T06:06:19+00:00 October 21st, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics GP, Webinars|

Now that Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 has retired FRx, replacing it with Microsoft’s successor, Management Reporter (MR), there is a demand for converting the financial reports created in FRx to the selected new solution. For companies still using FRx, there is probably a general confusion about options to make this upgrade.  In this Webinar, we discuss [...]