Not sure if your existing Dynamics GP/NAV system needs an upgrade? Take Synoptek's 2-day Dynamics 365 Business Central Envisioning Assessment and find out.

Leverage Synoptek’s certified Microsoft Dynamics 365 experts to identify the next steps for your Business Central upgrade.

Our 2-day assessment will help you cover the first two stages of the Business Central upgrade/ First, we will tackle the evaluation and analysis, and second, we will provide a personalized upgrade roadmap. Synoptek will also help you review your current licenses and provide an estimate for corresponding licenses in Dynamics 365 Business Central.

Assessment Requisites

Prior to beginning the assessment, you should have:

  1. A list of current pain points and manual workarounds that are limiting your firm and its potential.
  2. Current list of operating companies, locations, organization structure, and consolidations.
  3. Timeline and budget for a potential upgrade to Business Central. Are there any driving factors or timing involved in a potential upgrade?
  4. Admin access to your current GP or NAV system for review. NOTE: Admin access is not required for Synoptek personnel, however, an employee that has admin access to the current system will need to be present during the assessment.

Agenda for Synoptek’s Dynamics 365 Business Central Envisioning Assessment 

Day 1: Functional Assessment

  • Meet with the executive and leadership team virtually to discuss business objectives and vision for the upgrade.
  • Understand the current pain areas from the leadership team.
  • Virtual meet with the functional SMEs to understand the current business processes and how they have changed from what was set up in your current system.
  • Understand the current infrastructure and implementation as well as discuss major customizations/integrations.
  • Review business documents, customer and vendor interactions, and item characteristics that are currently documented outside of the current ERP system.
  • Review high-level business and reporting objectives.

Day 2: Evaluate and Analyze

  • Review current licensing and how the new named licensing model would be applied to your business.
  • Discuss with business owners and SME’s new functionality available within Dynamics 365 Business Central that may be of value to them.
  • Review the SaaS software model and the Microsoft Road Map for the Dynamics product line. Discussions include other Dynamics products including CE (CRM), Power BI, PowerApps, Power Automate, and others, and how they integrate with Business Central.
  • Give a brief demonstration of Business Central including an overview of the interface and a highlight of the new features.


With our 2-day envisioning assessment, we will evaluate your existing AS-IS technical environment and provide an intermediate TO-BE environment post-Dynamics 365 upgrade. We will also provide a detailed upgrade plan including:

  • Recommendation on the upgrade vs. re-implementation
  • Possible roadmap and next steps
  • High-level understanding of the new SAAS licenses model and a license transformation guide
  • Overall viability of Dynamics 365 Business Central upgrade for your business.
  • A rough budgetary estimate of an upgrade including ISV extensions, modifications, and possible hardware needs

Pricing and Discounts

The assessment involves two days with your business team as well as two days in our offices building the upgrade plan and project budgetary estimate.

Our normal price for 4 days with an experienced Dynamics 365 Business Central Solution Architect would be $7,200. We are providing a 50% discount off on the total cost of this ‘Envisioning Assessment’. Fill out the form and let our certified Dynamics 365 experts identify the next steps for the upgrade.

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