27 Mar’19

D365 Business CentralD365 Business Central Essential v/s Premium

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central is an all-in-one business solution built for small and mid sized firms that have outgrown their limited accounting software

With its emphasis on scalability, Business Central comes with plans to fit various requirements: Essentials and Premium.








Business Central – Essentials

Business Central Essentials includes applications that are essential to any ERP platform and costs just $70/user/month.
Here is just a high-level look at Essentials functionality:

    • Financial Management
      GL, AP, AR
      Fixed Assets
      Month/Year end closing
      Multiple Currencies


    • Supply Chain Management
      Inventory and purchasing control
      Shipment and distribution
      Returns and cancellations
      Procurement and vendor management


    • Warehouse Management
      Order Promising
      Warehouse Receipt/Shipment
      Warehouse Management Systems
      Automated Data Capture


    • Project management
      Capacity Management
      Multiple Costs
      Sales Invoicing, Sales Order Management
      Jobs, Time Sheet


    • Human Resource Management


    • Built-in CRM Functionality
      Contact Management
      Task Management
      Outlook Client Integration
      Dynamics 365 for Sales and Customer Service (optional)








Business Central – Premium

Premium includes everything in Essentials, plus modules for complete Manufacturing and Service Management, enabling businesses to streamline their entire operations from end-to-end. It’s available for $100 per user/month and includes:

    • Everything in Essentials


    • Manufacturing
      Production orders
      Production Bill of Materials
      Supply planning
      Demand forecasting
      Capacity planning
      Agile Manufacturing


    • Service Management
      Service Order Management
      Service Price Management
      Service Contract Management
      Planning and Dispatching
Written by

Sunil Dhing

ERP Team Leader

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