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Thought-Provoking Commentary for the Lawson Software Community
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.
Quote of the Issue
"Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence."
-- Robert Frost
Trending Topics
Triggering Workflow after a PR140 job run
Any suggestions as to how to trigger the IPA after PR140? I could add a WebRun node with PR140 submission, but wanted to see if you all know of other options. No Design Studio, and we are on a Single Tenant, Hybrid instance of S3. Read More
Purchasing and COVID19
We are working on a project to define and obtaining relevant documentation required as defined by FEMA for expenses related to Covid 19 expenses and charges. Is there an automated way to pull all of the specified PO documentation from Lawson? Specifically can we produce a PDF of the requested PO? Are there any other Healthcare InforLawson clients producing this type of documentation for FEMA and how are you doing it? Read More
Item Cleanse
I am wondering if anyone out there is doing that own item cleanse? If so, do you have a written process with all screens affected that you would be willing to share? Read More
Automation for disabling users in Active Directory
Is it possible to construct a automation workflow in Infor Process designer (IPD) for disabling the employees from Active Directory when they get disabled from Infor? Read More
Worthwhile Reading
4 tips for quick automation wins
IT automation is nothing new. Enterprises for years have looked for ways to reduce or eliminate manual processes that can slow down service delivery, introduce errors into systems, and increase costs.
CIO, July 21, 2020
6 best practices for business data visualization
Like any technology, data visualization tools can be used poorly. We share expert tips for getting the most value out of data visualizations in business.
Computerworld, July 13, 2020
How to negotiate a cloud SLA
It is essential to ensure that providers make good on their enterprise-level commitments related to service and performance, that’s where the cloud service-level agreement, or SLA, comes in.
Insider Pro from IDG, June 29, 2020
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John Henley
Decision Analytics
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