troubleshooting Question

Advantages of Custom eConnect XML Nodes

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I am familar with the practice of attaching custom data in an eConnect transaction as documented here:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb625126.aspx

And illustrated well here:
http://www.timwappat.info/post/Piggyback-your-data-on-eConnect-for-Dynamics-GP.aspx

But outside of transactional consistency, what is the advantages of this method over simply calling a stored procedure directly in GP?  In my case, when inserting a budget master record, I need to insert a row of data into a standalone table inside of GP .  I'm having a hard time justifying the extra work of attaching the extra xml over just inserting the row directly.
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