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December 2010

The LawsonGuru Letter
Thought-Provoking Commentary for the Lawson Software Community
In This Issue
i-Series Upgrading from options
Pull file from FTP site with ProcessFlow
BN32 Change with Add-Ins?
Understanding oUserProfile.getAttribute
Worthwhile Reading
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"Accomplishing the impossible means only that the boss will add it to your regular duties."
-- Doug Larson
Welcome to the latest issue of The LawsonGuru Letter, a free newsletter providing provocative commentary on issues important to the Lawson Software community.  The LawsonGuru Letter is published by-and is solely the opinion of-John Henley of Decision Analytics.
i-Series Upgrading from options
We are currently on and would like to upgrade to . Has anyone done this yet? If so, what should we be looking out for? We are on V5R4 on the Iseries. Also, has anyone gone from 9.0.0.x to 9.0.1 on the Iseries?  Read More...
Pull file from FTP site with ProcessFlow
Anyone have a solution with ProcessFlow to pull a file from an FTP site.  I don't like that we have some integrations that use different tools and I am researching ProcessFlow as the core application for integration.  Read More...
BN32 Change with Add-Ins?
We are in process of upgrading from 8.0 apps to 9.0.1. I have an add in to upload BN32 changes for DC plan and it is not working correctly in 9.0.1. Does anyone have an add in for changes to BN32? Read More...
Understanding oUserProfile.getAttribute

I am looking as some coding and came across the following line:

var currentUSERCMP = portalWnd.oUserProfile.getAttribute("company");

I think it pulls from some user profile object, but exactly what does it pull for?  Read More...
Thanks for joining us this month. 

John Henley
Decision Analytics

Worthwhile Reading
Grow your own CIO: How in-house training pays off
Internal leadership training programs nurture up-and-coming leaders while keeping the problem-solving in-house.
Computerworld, October 20, 2010

What Contributes More to the Success of an ERP Project: the Right Software or the Right Implementation Approach?
While almost all ERP buyers spend a great deal of time analyzing the functional differences between competing products, they seem to spend very little time scrutinizing how each product will be implemented., October 12, 2010

How to Be an MDM Process Owner
Tips if you've been handed the role, aspire to it or want someone else to step up.
Information Management, September/October 2010

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