MBS' current strategy of letting extension functionality proliferate spontaneously largely resembles the current development practice of the open source community. This can be be considered ironic, because open sourcing is something Microsoft loves to hate.
of Lawson Software , PeopleSoft , Unit 4 Agresso , Deltek Systems , Geac , and so on. Furthermore, the down side for MBS is that Encore leverages the outgoing Great Plains'' Dexterity code base, which does not bode well for extending into MBS Solomon , MBS Navision , or MBS Axapta . MBS may contend that this has always been a Great Plains only play, and thus, because the product is built on Dexterity it is the tightest solution possible and there are no plans to extend it to the other ERP solutions at