Infographic has been on the rise since they are like the role centers in Ax presenting comprehensive information in a easily consumable way..but before you start imagining this post is not about infographic in Ax ;) Cognitive Group has come up with an beautiful infographic on “What makes a good Dynamics Ax Project Manager” . As specified in the infograph, “The success and failure of a Dynamics Ax project is directly related to the quality of the project manager leading it” So find out what qualities you need to hone to make yourself a successful leader.
You can view the infographic here too http://cubeupload.com/im/WescJv.png
Cognitive Group is a UK based company that specializes in providing permanent & contract staffing on Dynamics related technologies. You can read more on there blog here http://www.cognitive-group.com/blog/
A consequence of the cloud adoption is consumerization of Enterprise software. It’s increasing influence is felt every day after day, leaving every enterprise sector to reorganize their strategy to absorb the trend change.
Here in this video from Software advice we can hear What Christian Pedersen is (Microsoft’s General Manager of Enterprise Applications and Services) saying about consumerization trend and it’s impact on Enterprise software.
Read the full article here
and the video here
Panorama consulting one of the leading ERP consulting firm has come up with it’s latest independent comparison study of Tier – 1 ERP systems. The study is an outcome of inputs from 2000+ Respondent’s from 65 country. While i leave the rest of the details to the report, I will highlight strengths of Dynamics Ax the report discusses.
It has lauded Ax for
• Ease of customization
• High flexibility
• Ease of integration
• Familiarity of user interface
Functional strengths include:
• Strong inter- and multi-company support
• Strong multicurrency and localization capabilities
• Data dimension-enabled tracking of physical moves (inventory, etc.) and financial transactions
• Strong MRP and trade capabilities
The report indicates a lower short list percentage for Ax, it has identified that the selection percentage is the highest. While the implementation is shortest of all the big three and has a faster ROI.
The report is concise and precise to the point. Give it a read here ERP Report
When you are frequently working with AIF integration, there are chances that your classid’s for the AIF class could change when you import as XPO without id’s in another test or development machine repeatedly.
This can create a problematic situation where Ax will fail to recognize the same integration class with different Id. The simple reason is that most of them rely on the class Id to generate the related services. To get out of this situation you should try these steps’s suggest by Pawan.
Refer to the link below…
Here guys one more new community focused on the Middle east and saudi arabian Dax’ians….
Welcome “Dynamics Ax Brains” community ………. http://www.dynamicsaxbrains.com/community/
it’s time to upgrade your application. Microsoft has released Rollup5.
Refer to link below to download
Dynamics Ax Rollup 5
MSDN has good content about the design patterns used in Dynamics Ax.
Refer to link below to read them…..
Thanks to Amir for pointing out this content. You can also download the offline files of these patterns from Amir’s Blog.