Microsoft Dynamics AX Implementation Guide

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  • Prepare for a great start with effective project management and planning from the beginning
  • Gather details early using effective requirement-gathering tools and techniques
  • Gain tools and techniques for effective infrastructure planning and hardware sizing
  • Get to grips with integration and data migration through planning and strategy
  • Familiarize yourself with the reporting and BI tools
  • Master functional and technical design to customize existing features and designs in your own projects
  • Manage your configuration and you’re your configuration from one environment to another
  • Learn industry’s best practices and recommendations on customization development and performance tuning

Microsoft Dynamics AX is Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software that supports multi-site operations across various countries, providing international processing within the company. It is an ERP solution with a lot of features and functionality, and it provides support across the fields of financial, distribution, supply chain, project, customer relationship, HR, and field service management.

This book is all about simplifying the overall implementation process of Dynamics AX. The purpose of this book is to help IT managers and solution architects implement Dynamics AX to increase the success rate of Dynamics AX projects.

This all-in-one guide will take you through an entire journey of a Dynamics AX implementation, ensuring you avoid commonly-made mistakes during implementation. You’ll begin with the installation of Dynamics AX and the basic requirements. Then, you’ll move onto data migration, reporting, functional and technical design, configuration, and performance tuning.

By the end of the book, you will know how to plan and execute Dynamics AX right, on your first attempt, using insider industry knowledge and best practices.

  • From project kick-off to go live and upgrade, learn what to expect in each phase of the project
  • This book guides you through the entire journey of a Dynamics AX implementation project, helping you to avoid the common pitfalls and adapt industry knowledge and best practices for your own project
  • This one-stop guide is packed with key tools and techniques to aid your Dynamics AX implementation
Page Count 348
Course Length 10 hours 26 minutes
ISBN 9781785288968
Date Of Publication 17 Sep 2015


Yogesh Kasat

Yogesh Kasat is a founding partner of Real Dynamics, which is one of the first IV&Vs (Independent Verification and Validation services provider) for Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, Enterprise edition. He has led several large Dynamics AX implementations and turned them into success stories with his unique blend of knowledge of financial and supply chain modules, technical architecture, and business process optimization.

Yogesh brings over 15 years of experience in ERP Consulting and Audits to the team. He has worked as a solution architect and project lead on many enterprise engagements, and as an advisor with the Microsoft Product team. His global customer experience covers the USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, Japan, India, and Singapore.

Yogesh is a returning author, and having previously written the book Microsoft Dynamics AX Implementation Guide.

JJ Yadav

JJ Yadav has been working on Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, Enterprise edition for more than 13 years as a solutions architect, project manager, technical lead, and developer. He started working on Axapta 3.0 as a developer with Euro Info Systems in India (now Tectura India). He has experience in leading and managing several Dynamics AX Global implementations and upgrade projects. His core technical expertise includes infrastructure planning, integration services, data migration, and workflow. He has extensive functional experience in financials, procurement, accounts payable, accounts receivable, inventory and warehouse management, and the service modules of Dynamics AX.

Currently, he works as a senior project manager with Hitachi Solutions, America in the central region of the U.S.

JJ Yadav has also coauthored the book Microsoft Dynamics AX Implementation Guide, published by Packt.