If you are
currently using Microsoft Dynamics NAV (NAVISION), you may be wondering if it’s
time to upgrade to Business Central.
NAV was rebranded in 2018 to Microsoft Dynamics Business Central and it uses
the latest technology that isn't compatible with NAV, including Power BI, Power
Apps and AI.
Although NAV is
still a reliable solution, Dynamics Business Central is a cloud-based solution
that connects all your operations and offers modern tools and technology,
advanced features, and a more elegant modern interface can help you stay ahead
of the competition. Here are some reasons why you should upgrade from NAV to
1. Cloud-based solution :
Business Central is cloud-based, it’s accessible on any device, anywhere, at
any time. There’s also no further investment in hardware, servers, and
maintenance agreements. This means that it offers more flexibility,
scalability, and accessibility than NAV.
You can access your
data and software from anywhere in the world, on any device, as long as you
have an internet connection. This means that you can work remotely and
collaborate with your team more easily.
2. Modern Interface:
One of the most
noticeable differences between NAV and Business Central is the user interface.
Business Central has a modern, intuitive interface that is designed to be
user-friendly and easy to navigate. This can help you save time and increase
productivity, as you can find the information you need more quickly.
3. Advanced Features
has enhanced search capabilities, making the data easily accessible and more
organized and includes more advanced analytics and reporting features than NAV,
making it easier for businesses to gain insights into their operations and make
4. Lower Cost of Ownership/ Customized Software
Business Central is
more cost-effective than NAV, especially if you are considering a cloud
deployment. Microsoft offers flexible pricing plans that allow you to pay only
for the features and services you need, making it easier to scale up or down as
your business evolves.
5. Continual Updates:
committed to continuously updating and improving the software, adding new
features and functionality based on customer feedback and changing market
Upgrading from NAV
to Business Central is a smart choice for any business that wants to stay
competitive in today’s fast-paced marketplace.
considering an upgrade from Dynamics NAV to Business Central, you may also be
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