Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 is here

If you, like anyone else, want to get your hands on R2 – here are the links for customers and partners. R2 is an incredible engineering achievement. Let me mention just one remarkable improvement: We have collapsed all GLS layers into the SYS layer. This means that for the first time you can have one…


Dynamics AX 2012 R2 achieves "Compatible with Windows 8" certification.

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 has successfully passed compatibility testing and has achieved the “Compatible with Windows 8” certification.  The Compatible with Windows 8 certification means that the product has passed Microsoft testing criteria for compatibility with Windows 8. The Microsoft Windows Compatibility and Certification program defines a set of compatibility test cases that must…


TypeScript TechTalk at MDCC

Recently Technical Fellow Anders Hejlsberg visited MDCC. He presented the latest landmark he has been working on: TypeScript. TypeScript enables compile time checking of JavaScript code – namespaces, OO classes etc. Further it gives you great tooling – such as auto-complete and refactoring. TypeScript is implemented in JavaScript and can be used in any existing…


Technical Conference – Wrapping up

The Microsoft Dynamics AX Technical Conference 2012 is coming to an end. Over 1100 attendees, 75 break-out sessions and tons of networking have happened in Bellevue. The venue of this third conference has been perfect, large and roomy, great equipment for presenters, skillful and helpful staff and short queues for meals.  Ok, there has been…


Technical Conference Day 2

The second day of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Technical Conference is coming to an end. The over 1100 attendees have been treated to yet another day of amazing sessions and tons of information. The phrase “drinking from a fire-horse” seems applicable. The day kicked off with a key note from General Manager Sri Srinivasan. One…


Technical Conference 2012 is on

The Microsoft Dynamics AX Technical Conference 2012 started this morning with a keynote session from Christian Pedersen and Hal Howard. Among the many announcements was the General Availability date for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2: December 1st 20212. Hal’s talk also covered some pretty cool features in R2: Global support in one instance – all…


Inside Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 @ the printer

The book is now being printed. Read more here:


Don’t miss the upcoming Microsoft Dynamics AX Technical Conference

View the personal invitation to the Microsoft Dynamics AX Technical Conference from CVP of Dynamics ERP Research and Development, Hal Howard and Technical Fellow, Mike Ehrenberg to learn more about what you will experience at the upcoming conference. Register today!


Inside Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 RTM

Today the team of authors and editors handed over the last chapter to MS Press. The book is now in the process of being printed. It is scheduled to hit the shelves October 24th 2012.   This book project started exactly one year ago. I remember a morning in early October last year on a…


Pre-order Inside Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

We are heading for a true power demonstration from Microsoft in the fall of 2012. A long line of exciting products will be released, including Windows 8, Windows Server 2012 and Microsoft Surface… …and the probably most anticipated of them all: Inside Dynamics AX 2012. Pre-order your copy today. Abstract: Dig into the architecture and…