Back to Basics – Accounting Concepts Part 1.

  We live and work in a complex world. Complexity comes from the growth of societies and the systems we have put in place to manage and be able have common ways of communicating. In business it’s about the numbers. Stock markets, in theory, are driven by the ability to invest and get a return…

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Roles and Tasks (Part 1)

  In the last post I said I would talk about actors in an ERP project. Running a project like this you also have to be effective at managing people and bringing in the skills at the right phase of the project. The art of this is to understand what skills you will likely need…

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People Make ERP Projects

  As part of my job I work with customers and help them with their ERP project implementations around Dynamics AX. An ERP project is a complex project. You have so many different dynamics (excuse the pun) that you need to manage. Business needs, regulations, training and understanding software, resource management, corporate politics, and probably…

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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 -Technical Conference CTP VM & Demo data

The Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 -Technical Conference CTP VM & Demo data is now available at InformationSource.Click here to download the CTP VM & demo data.    The package contains a virtual machine for the Technical Conference CTP for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2.  This VM uses SQL Server 2012 and has Retail functionality…

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TFS integration with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 and automated scripts for build and deployment

For TFS integration,we have come up with a white paper which details what setup is required for using TFS with AX 2012. The white paper is available on information source – Change management and TFS integration for multi developer projects It details steps related to creating and deploying Microsoft Dynamics AX builds on computers connected…

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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Data Migration Framework Beta 2.0 is now available on Information source

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Data Migration Framework Beta 2.0 is now available on Information source. Download Link : https://informationsource.dynamics.com//RFPServicesOnline/Rfpservicesonline.aspx?ToolDocName=Microsoft+Dynamics+AX+2012+Data+Migration+Framework+Beta+2.0%7cQJ4JEM76642V-8-1005 Besides the already rich feature set, some of the key new features which have been added in this release are below –   ODBC as Source – with this it is possible to import data using…

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Retail Benchmark Summary and Detailed Results published

In 2012, Microsoft conducted a benchmark on Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 to measure the performance and scalability characteristics of the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack retail solution in a simulated retail scenario. The benchmark showcases the ability of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 to handle various specialized loads concurrently, without compromising performance and scalability on…

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New IDMF v2 Beta release has been uploaded to InformationSource

We uploaded the Beta 2.0 of the of the Intelligent Data Management Framework for Dynamics AX 2012 Version 2 which holds a set of optimizations for the Fiscal Period archiving template. Please note that this version can also be used for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 and Microsoft Dynamics AX 4.0.   http://informationsource.dynamics.com/rfpservicesonline/RFPSLHost.aspx#/View/ToolsDownload.xaml A few other important…

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Welcome to the Solution Architecture Blog!

This is the first in the series of blogs that the Microsoft Dynamics AX Solution Architecture team will be posting. Having set up the focus on the Solution Architect Role, it is my pleasure to welcome partners and customers alike to this blog. We will be providing insightful blogs on usage patterns, best practices, announcements…

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