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December 2012

The LawsonGuru Letter
Thought-Provoking Commentary for the Lawson Software Community
In This Issue
Journal Entry Processes
Mapping PMTOUT for Formscape
Mobile Requisitions
ProcessFlow Services/Trigger Questions
Worthwhile Reading
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"'Tis better to be silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt."
-- Abraham Lincoln
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. 
Journal Entry Processes
With internal controls, it would not be uncommon for a JE that a staff member creates to have six touch points as it goes from creation to entry (signatures, someone keys, someone reviews in Lawson). Read More...
Examiner for Lawson S3
Preparing for your Infor Lawson License Audit?
  • Don't overpay for licenses you no longer need
  • Combines Lawson 9 Security/RM Users, LAUA, LOGAN, GEN metadata into a single comprehensive, understandable solution
  • Export directly to Microsoft Excel® and Adobe Acrobat/PDF®

New Release available, now incorporating Lawson ProcessFlow and supporting IBM iSeries


Mapping PMTOUT for Formscape
We have upgraded our test system to the apps and now need to remap the PMTOUT file for Formscape to print payroll checks/receipts. Has anyone else gone through this with Formscape? Read More...
Mobile Requisitions
Anyone up and running?
ProcessFlow Services/Trigger Questions
How do I find out which service(s) are calling a particular ProcessFlow? And what the associated Lawson form is where this is being initiated? Read More...
Thanks for your continued support of the LawsonGuru Letter and




John Henley
Decision Analytics

Worthwhile Reading
Data Governance: Cost of Doing Business?
Why isn't data governance treated and budgeted as a cost of doing business?
Information Management Blogs, October 19, 2012

Re-evaluating Security and Privacy Practices
While most companies have security controls and privacy policies in place, many don't have systems in place to make sure those policies are being followed, according to a new report from PwC US.
Baseline Magazine, August 27, 2012

IT Has Changed, But IT Budgets Haven't
IT's role is shifting to focus more on innovation and driving revenue. So why are budgeting practices so stuck in the past?
Information Week, October 29, 2012

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