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June 2012

The LawsonGuru Letter
Thought-Provoking Commentary for the Lawson Software Community
In This Issue
PR291 Unemployment Report
E-Procurement Punchout with SciQuest
Does Your Organization Use Smart Office?
Lawson Viewpoint - Installation/Issues
Worthwhile Reading
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"Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored."
-- Aldous Huxley
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. 
PR291 Unemployment Report
We were set up to not withhold company paid unemployment amounts because we are a non-profit, but would like to use the PR291. Our consultant suggested that the only way we can do this is to withhold unemployment and then have GL remove the liability. How do other non-profits handle unemployment reporting? Read More...
Examiner for Lawson S3
Supercharge Your Lawson Administration
  • 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


E-Procurement Punchout with SciQuest
Beginning the E-Procurement setup for SciQuest. This poses a different setup scenario than our other partners. For SciQuest, we can order supplies from multiple vendors thru one website. My question is related to the setup in rqc_config.xml and in the ED programs. In particular, if we can order from 20 different vendors thru SciQuest, do I need to set up 20 templates (ED45)? Read More...
Does Your Organization Use Smart Office?
Do you own Lawson Smart Office? If not, are you planning to invest in it? Has anyone gone through the task of trying to cost justify Smart Office?  Read More...
Lawson Viewpoint - Installation/Issues
Has anyone installed Lawson Viewpoint yet? We currently have it working through Smart Office but are attempting to distribute it through its various methods. We've attempted to install the standalone product but are running into authentication issues when launching the standalone product. Anyone have this installed? Read More...
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John Henley
Decision Analytics

Worthwhile Reading
6 Ways Healthcare Can Assess Data Strategy
Healthcare organizations' ability to compete will hinge on how well they manage their clinical and financial data, says new CSC study.
Information Week, April 16, 2012

Technology Drives Major Changes to HR
The convergence of technologies such as social media and mobility, clouds and analytics is creating new challenges and opportunities for human resources organizations.
Baseline Magazine, March 14, 2012

The Future of IT Infrastructure
A wave of technologies -- including cloud computing, mobility and social media -- are transforming the enterprise and fundamentally altering IT infrastructure.
CIO Insight, September/October 2011

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