Today we are announcing an update to the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 Demonstration Toolkit virtual machines. The following Q&A is provided to give you details about this release.
Why are there new VMs?
The existing demonstration VMs have a time bomb that will end on the 15th of November so we are providing new VMs ahead of this.
What are you releasing ?
We are releasing 3 options to show Dynamics AX 2009 with different Microsoft applications and technology.
- Refresh 4
- For use with Windows Hyper-V contains Dynamics AX 2009 setup running on Windows 2008 R2 with SQL 2008 R2, SharePoint 2010 and Office 2010
- Refresh 3.5
- For use with VPC2007SP1 contains Dynamics AX 2009 setup running on Windows 2008 with SQL 2008 R2, SharePoint 2007 and Office 2010
- Refresh 3
- For use with VPC2007SP1 contains Dynamics AX 2009 setup running on Windows 2003 with SQL 2005 SP3, SharePoint 2007 and Office 2010
Are the industry solutions included?
Yes. We have include updated application VHD files for
- Lean Manufacturing
- Process Manufacturing
- Services Industries
- Intelligence Data Management Framework
Where can I find out more?
We have provided a 30min presentation that will give you an overview of the release. You can find that here
How do I move my demos onto the new VMs?
We have provided this presentation to help you take your existing modified Database and Application to one of the new VMs.
I give other partners a copy of my solution for demo, what should I do?
We encourage you to follow the model we have with the application VHD disks. You can see how to create a VHD disk in this presentation.
Where are the partnersource links?
The links to the different pages are here.
Enjoy working with Dynamics AX
(original post at http://blogs.msdn.com/lcash)