“Garbage In = Garbage Out” underscores the importance of quality information in a data management project.  Regardless of the size, scope or timelines of your project, accuracy should be the primary objective.  Tracking of data as it travels into and out of the Data Management Framework (DMF) in...
ERP is a multifaceted, cross-functional application that typically affects most if not all of a company.  An ERP implementation will also affect external organizations.  With such a widespread effect, getting management engaged is crucial to insuring success with an ERP implementation.
Here's a quick recommendation on what to include in your Project document in order to gain approval for your next upcoming project:
As part of an announcement in the fall of 2016, D365 has introduced the capability to seamlessly integrate Vendor Consignment.  This is exciting news because many existing AX customers have pieced together their own version of Vendor Consignment using both AX and homegrown solutions.  Included in...
Chris Rusing

Chris Rusing works at Logan Consulting and is a partner member of AXUG.

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Financial Period Close Configuration in Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

I’m sure most of you are at least aware by now of the new concept of ‘workspaces’ in D365FO.  I’ve highlighted functionality of these workspaces in previous blogs, but I wanted to touch on the financial period close workspace specifically as this brings in entirely new functionality and concepts. ...
Andrew Lencsak

Andrew Lencsak is a Senior Consultant at eBECS, a D365UG/AXUG partner member.

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Order Event Changes W/O Database Logging

D365 for Operations has a new way to track changes to sales orders without the requirement of having to re-confirm the order after every change or enable database logging. It has long been a sore spot for users in Dynamics AX, that it took enabling extra features to track and audit changes, which...
Defining scope depends on what you intend to accomplish with the project.  Clearly identifying scope will help set the expectation to management and project team members what to expect and what NOT to expect. 
Adrianne Johnson

Adrianne Johnson works at Socius, a D365UG/AXUG Partner member company.

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Purchase Order Approval Workflow with Dynamics 365

Workflow Overview Workflow is a representation of a business process that defines who must complete a task, make a decision, or approve a document. Benefits of using workflows include consistent, to ensure documents are processed and approved in a consistent and efficient manner, processes...
Getting your company trained for AX, begins with the implementation project.  Select project team members that understand the current business processes.  These people are your subject matter experts.  And ideally will become your trainers.  This model is called “train the trainer.”
Andrew Lencsak

Andrew Lencsak is a Senior Consultant at eBECS, a D365UG/AXUG partner member.

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Quantity Cannot be Reduced

We’ve all seen this error before, “Quantity cannot be reduced because there are not enough inventory transactions…” or “Quantity cannot be reduced. The number of inventory transactions on order is too low…” You would typically come across this error when canceling a delivery remainder, updating a...