Archive for October, 2012

Driving Sales Productivity with Dynamics CRM

October 30, 2012

Demonstration of how Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 can be used to drive sales productivity.

Source: CRMSoftware.TV


LimeSurvey the open source survet application

October 26, 2012

LimeSurvey currently offers:

  • Unlimited number of surveys at the same time
  • Unlimited number of questions in a survey (only limited by your database)
  • Unlimited number of participants to a survey
  • Multi-lingual surveys
  • User-management
  • 28 different question types with more to come
  • WYSIWYG HTML editor
  • Quotas management
  • Integration of pictures and movies into a survey
  • Creation of a printable survey version
  • Conditions for questions depending on earlier answers (Skip Logic / Branching)
  • Piping and Micro-tailoring using a powerful expression engine
  • Re-usable editable answer sets
  • Ready-made importable questions
  • Assessment surveys
  • Anonymous and Not-Anonymous survey
  • Open and closed group of participant surveys
  • Optional public registration for surveys
  • Sending of invitations, reminders and tokens by email
  • Option for participants to buffer answers to continue survey at a later time
  • Cookie or session based surveys
  • Template editor for creating your own page layout
  • Extended and user-friendly administration interface
  • Back-office data entry possibility
  • Survey expiry dates for automation
  • Enhanced import and export functions to text, CSV, PDF, SPSS, R, queXML and MS Excel format
  • Basic statistical and graphical analysis with export facility
  • Screen Reader Accessiblity
  • W3C compliance
  • Supporting more than 50 different languages in frontend and backend
  • A detailed manual is available in several languages in our Online Manual

….and many more small features we have left out so be sure to visit our online demo.

On top of that third-party modules are available to connect LimeSurvey to

Possible areas of application

Basically you can use Limesurvey for any type of data collection. Here are a few examples of how our users use Limesurvey:

  1. Ordinary marketing surveys
  2. Psychological tests
  3. Customer satisfaction surveys after buying from an online shop
  4. General data collection for example by phone at call centers
  5. Quality management (inter alia in the field)
  6. Query of candidate qualifications
  7. Order Form for Product Samples
  8. Invitation management for events (“I come with X people, we would like to eat Y and Z need overnight accommodations)
  9. Theory test for Driving School
  10. Review of lectures at universities
  11. Event tool like for college fests

Interested? You want to get started right away?

I want it now !

Go visit the download page & you can start downloading straight away.

Still not sure ?

Take a sneak peek at demo page to see what LimeSurvey can do for you!

Winning Sales With Opportunities in Dynamics CRM

October 23, 2012

This video shows how Microsoft Dynamics CRM allows you to better track leads and opportunities for increased revenue.

Source: CRMSoftware.TV

Dynamics CRM Flexible Goal Management Demo

October 16, 2012

Flexible goal management is a unique feature in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 that gives employees insight into their direct impact on the organization.

Source: CRMSoftware.TV

Optimize Business Processes With Workflows and Dialogs in Dynamics CRM

October 9, 2012

Learn how you can use workflows and dialogs in Dynamics CRM to streamline well-defined processes and enhance efficiency.

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Free Backup for VMware and Hyper-V

October 4, 2012

With Veeam Backup Free Edition, you can quickly backup, archive or copy a VM, restore data from inside a VM and migrate and manage VMs and files.

Veeam Backup Free Edition contains useful utilities for day-to-day VM management:

  • VeeamZIP: ad-hoc backup for operational, archival or      portability purposes.
  • Instant File-Level Recovery: restore individual guest      files directly from an image-level backup.
  • File Manager: the easy way to manage VM and host files.
  • Quick Migration for VMware: migrate a live VM to any host or datastore.

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Tailor Dynamics CRM For Your Business

October 2, 2012

Every business has specific business needs. Learn how you can use solutions to fine-tune Dynamics CRM for your unique needs.

Source: CRMSoftware.TV

Update Rollup 10 for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 (KB 2710577)

October 1, 2012

Update Rollup 10 for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 is available. This article describes the hotfixes and updates that are included in this update rollup. This update rollup is available for all languages that are supported by Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011.

Important note What happened to update Rollup 9 for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011?

Update Rollup 9 for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 will not be released because of a delay in the Q2 Service Update. Update Rollup 10 fixes all the issues that would have been included in Update Rollup 9. For more information, go to the following Microsoft Dynamics website link.

Additional Functionality:

Support with Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 and Microsoft Office 2013

Support with Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 and Windows 8

Support with Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 and Internet Explorer 10

Update Rollup 10 includes performance enhancements for retrieve multiple queries and Quick Find.  For more information refer to the sections titled “Optimizing the Performance of Queries against Large Datasets” and “Optimizing the Performance of Quick Find Queries” within the Optimizing and Maintaining the Performance of a Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Server Infrastructure white paper.