What’s new in January—Apps to improve industry-specific processes and productivity

In January 2018, AppSource welcomed more than 70 apps, including apps to help analyze and visualize data, to improve decision making. Many of these help finetune processes for financial services organizations, retailers, manufacturers, and professional services organizations; others help improve customer experience, detect opportunities, and improve productivity and data quality.

AppSource also added tools to manage IT assets and systems, plus Office 365 add-ins and Power BI visuals to help personalize the workspace and deepen business insights.

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Analyze and visualize data to make better decisions

DataRails. Provides a cloud-based solution for managing and analyzing data in Excel spreadsheets.

Server Box 3D. Supports customers visualizing, exploring, and analyzing multiple data sets on interactive 2D and 3D maps, helping them to make better, more reliable decisions.

Improve your industry-specific processes

AFS Trade Promotion Management Retail is a closed-loop system that helps users plan, deploy, execute, and settle promotional activities within one solution.

BioCatch Behavioral Biometrics helps protect web and mobile users from cybersecurity threats, without compromising the user experience. Banks and other enterprises use BioCatch to help reduce online fraud and to protect against a variety of cyber threats

Dynamics 365 for Private Equity. Tailored business application for investor relations and fundraising, deal flow lifecycle, reporting, and general management for private equity.

Dynaway EAM for Manufacturing. This app helps enable efficient and continuous planned maintenance for production equipment. It helps reduce costs by minimizing the risk of machine downtime and of unplanned production interruptions, improving overall production performance.

Prevedere Demand Forecasting for Manufacturing helps manufacturing leaders make better forecasting decisions by providing real-time insights into their industry and market, including demand for their products.

Prevedere Demand Planning for CPG/Retail. This solution helps consumer packaged goods (CPG) and retail companies by constantly monitoring global activity and identifying future changes to consumer demand. Companies can use Prevedere to improve daily product-related decisions with forward-looking insights.

X-Core:Field Mobility Platform. A ready-to-use field service management framework for industrial enterprises, helping them improve their workforce productivity and efficiency.

Improve customer experience and detect opportunities with these apps for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement  

Birthday Notification. Use this app to send birthday emails to customers or to create reminders of VIP customer birthdays.

CRM Telephony Integration allows real-time information exchange between telephony systems and CRM, providing crucial information to agents during calls.

PROS Opportunity Detection. This app uses machine learning techniques, such as outlier detection, churn forecasting, clustering, connection, and consistency algorithms, to analyze transaction activity and find inconsistent and declining purchase behavior as well as gaps in product purchasing.

Boost efficiency, productivity, and data quality with these tools for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement  

365 Notify. A Dynamics 365 add-on that enables organizations to deliver real-time notifications to users to increase productivity and foster engagement.

Dynamica Documents and Activities Preview provides a preview of SharePoint documents and other out-of-the-box activities, such as emails, phone calls, tasks, appointments, and others.

eSignAnyWhere. Electronic Signature (e-Signature) for Dynamics CRM, a solution for digital transaction management, offers a plug-and-play integration of Dynamics 365 and eSignAnyWhere.

Icertis Contract Management for Dynamics. Enterprise-wide contract management solution that helps improve velocity and compliance, and monitor contractual obligations, with self-service contract templates and built-in analytics.

Maptaskr. This app provides geo-based territory management, route planning and optimization, lead gen and reporting for CRM data on an easy to understand interactive map.

miEdge Health and Welfare Data Integration extends an organization’s CRM environment to incorporate miEdge Health and Welfare business intelligence data within Dynamics 365.

miEdge Retirement Data Integration extends an organization’s CRM environment to incorporate miEdge Retirement business intelligence data within Dynamics 365.

MISSION: Charge. Processes credit card payments from within Dynamics 365, without the need for a credit card terminal, separate software or having to re-enter key authorization information when taking payments.

PowerSchedule. This app provides intuitive, robust tools for scheduling service offerings, registering contacts and leads as attendees, and managing classes, sessions, and registrations.

Search for Dynamics combines the power of Dynamics 365 and SharePoint to get the most out of both applications and increase user productivity. This app provides access to enterprise-wide relevant information from within Dynamics 365.

Stellarise Connector for Dynamics 365 and Xero. This app quickly syncs invoices, payments, and accounts between an organization’s Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Xero systems.

Xrm.Attachment. This solution helps users keep CRM files organized within a third-party storage application, such as Google Drive, DropBox, or OneDrive.

Xrm.EmailMarketing FREE. This app is a free Dynamics 365 add-in for email campaigns. Use it to deliver personalized campaigns, newsletters, notifications, and special offers.

Xrm.WebForm FREE supports the creation of web forms within Dynamics 365 and tracking submitted data in the CRM system. 

Streamline business processes with these apps for Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, Enterprise Edition

Cloud Smoothie. This app supports global business planning, including forecasting and demand planning, inventory planning and optimization, capacity, and sales and operations planning.

Dynamo Payroll. Modular and configurable software applications, designed for the Gulf region, that automate HR and Payroll Management and helps accurately and efficiently manage human resources and employee benefits.

Lasernet Document Creation and Distribution. This app enables users to quickly create, distribute, and archive any form of document, such as invoices, statements, labels, letters, and more, across the organization.

OANDA Exchange Rates API provides accurate and reliable exchange rates that populate automatically within the user’s Microsoft Dynamics 365 instance.

PartnerLink - Frictionless EDI for Dynamics 365. This process-centric B2B integration solution helps organizations across industries build their digital partner ecosystems while using APIs and electronic data interchange (EDI) capabilities.

Manage IT assets, files, and systems to improve productivity and efficiency

Aspera High Speed Transfer Service on Azure. This subscription-based software service runs on Azure, enabling high-speed upload and download of large files and data sets directly into object storage.

Spotinst. This solution is built on prediction algorithms that identify low-priority virtual machine (VM) interruptions before they happen, triggering a migration to a new low-priority VM.

Create stunning reports using custom visuals for Power BI 

as T-Accounts let you visualize accounting journal entries.

as Timeline. This solution lets you visualize important dates and times.

Filter by List provides bulk filter values on a report.

Forecast using Neural Network by MAQ Software. This app uses a neural network algorithm to forecast future values based on historical data.

Network Visualization and Filter. This app lets you represent, filter, and explore tabular data using network layout.

PowerApps (Preview) enriches reports and dashboards, bringing forms and data editing to Power BI.

Slope Chart by MAQ Software. This solution shows upward or downward trends between two data points.

Timeline by CloudScope provides a rich display of social data in a timeline format.

User List by CloudScope. This app shows lists of users, organizations, or other data using Twitter styles.

Add-ins for Excel, PowerPoint, and Word

IcondropGet access to 600,000+ icons.                                                                                                         

Add-ins for Excel 

Financial Ratios Excel Add-in. A tool to import key Financial Ratios data into Excel for analysis.                                                 

Add-ins for Outlook

D4Sign para OutlookGanhe produtividade enviando os anexos dos e-mails para assinatura eletrônica da D4Sign.

MeetingRoomMap. Show location of your meeting room in a custom map.

My Meeting VideoSchedule video meetings as a Videxio (or partner service) user via your work calendar.

Reflektive Peer Recognition & FeedbackInstantly give feedback and shoutouts to your peers.

ReminderlyAutomated text, voice, and email reminders using Reminderly's Paid Appointment Reminder Service.

RetrusterA smart solution to help protect your company against phishing attempts.

SimplicateVoeg bedrijven, contacten en e-mail makkelijk toe aan Simplicate!

TargetProof MirrorAn email spoofing analysis tool, built with care in the U.S.

Today for OutlookHelps you organize yourself to treat all important emails today, every day.

Vidyard GoVideoAccess and send your Vidyard video content right from Outlook.

Add-ins for SharePoint

CardioLog Engage for SharePoint & Office 365. An intelligent engagement solution that visualizes portal adoption trends and launches campaigns.

ChartExpo™ for SharePoint. ChartExpo™ for SharePoint creates effective and interactive visual representation of your data.

Cloudlas Help Desk Portal. Manage your help desk/support tickets in the organization.

Cloudlas Scrum Master SuiteAn agile project management add-in.

Complete Employee Directory. A smarter way to find and connect with people within an organization.

CRM & Project Management by BPA. Small Business CRM that is easy to use.

Excel Import. Helps import data from an Excel file into an existing SharePoint list.

FluentPro Financials. Control project and portfolio budgets, investments, improve cost management within Project Online.

No-code Solution Builder by BPA. BPA’s No-Code Solution Builder helps non-technical personnel to develop business applications.

PDF Wizard. Manipulate and convert PDF documents into common file formats from within SharePoint.

ProSharePoint List Sync. Sync list items from SharePoint On-premises to Office 365.

Quality & Risk Management by BPA. All-in-one, interrelated quality and risk solution.

Sleek Invoice - Get paid for your invoices faster. Create and send professional looking invoices, quotes & estimates. 
User Profile Directory (Birthdays Anniversaries +). Web part which lists and filters users based on SharePoint profiles, such as upcoming birthdays, etc.

Add-ins for Word

AuditFile Report Writer ToolboxConnect data from trial balances and lead sheets to build financial statements and reports.

D4Sign para WordGanhe produtividade enviando os seus documentos para assinatura eletrônica da D4Sign.

Euroconference Evolution EditorPer il professionista: formulari, rif. normativi, ortografia, importa da PDF, fascicolo, News.

InPhase Report BuilderEmbed INPHASE widgets into your documents for live report updates.

Open GI Document Creator. Create and publish insurer documents to The Insurer Cloud ready to distribute to your customers.

Send fax with WiseFax! Send fax directly from Microsoft Word with WiseFax quickly and easily! 


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AppSource is continually expanding the library of line-of-business apps that work with Microsoft products and technologies. Be sure to check out the full app library to see how Microsoft’s partner ecosystem is working to support businesses across industries and regions.