Microsoft Sure Step
Microsoft Dynamics Sure Step Methodology

Microsoft Dynamics Sure Step is a comprehensive customer engagement methodology describing the processes and disciplines necessary to implement Microsoft Dynamics products. Sure Step provides an implementation methodology, project management discipline and field-tested best practices. Applying Sure Step enforces a consistant standard to all implementatons. The Sure Step templates and tools save time, provide guidance and avoid mistakes in the phased approach to project delivery.


    
  
Sure Step consists of six implementation phases. Two optional phases are available for optimisation and upgrades. Each phase defines necessary processes and deliverables.

There are two core components within Sure Step: 
   A structured guide providing implementation steps, project management theory and practice.
   A set of tools, templates and working files for management and delivery of each phase.
   
Sure Step Methodology
Sure Step Framework
      

The Sure Step Methodology is a structured reference guide to project management theoryand Dynamics ERP Implemention. It defines the necessary workflows and processes as well as supporting definitions and guidance.

  

The Sure Step Framework provides hundreds of template working files within each phase of the project. Partners and Clients to add in their working documents to keep all project files in a single collaborative work space.


A new project can be started from a template, based on a desired project management model, Standard, Enterprise, Rapid, Upgrade or Agile. This will load the initial working files required for the implementation. The Sure Step project can be published to secure web site using SharePoint Portal to provide a colloborative workspace for all project team members including Client and Partner.