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Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP

Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP Manufacturing Software is a powerful ERP software solution for midsize and larger organizations.

It is a very versatile solution that can be used for a variety of industries, including manufacturing, distribution, retail, professional services and the public sector. This comprehensive ERP software solution works like, and with, familiar Microsoft software to automate and streamline business processes. Functionally, this product is very strong for companies who need multi-location, multi-currency and multi-language (e.g. send invoices in different languages) support. Microsoft Dynamics AX includes functionality for business intelligence and reporting, collaboration, environmental sustainability, financial management, human resource management, production, project management, service management, supply chain management and sales management.

Microsoft Dynamics AX offers the unique capabilities: an open source code; N-tier architecture with no limit on number of users; and an Enterprise Portal that provides a Microsoft SharePoint Web authoring experience and document management. Although Microsoft Dynamics AX used to require a minimum $250K investment, this ERP software solution is now available with a much lower cost entry point, making it a more affordable option for a wide range of company types.

Microsoft Dynamics AX Software Highlights:

  • Delivers a rich industry foundation on which partners build packaged applications for niche verticals, such as high-tech manufacturing, architecture and engineering and specialty retail
  • Offers tight integration with other Microsoft products, such as Office, SharePoint and Performance Point
  • Microsoft, along with its various partners, offers customized cloud computing solutions for their Microsoft Dyamics ERP software solutions, including subscription-based Software as a Service (SaaS)
  • Often competes with Tier 1 solutions like Orace and SAP

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Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP Software Updates

February 2015

Find an overview of the scenarios and Mobile apps available for Microosft Dynamics AX. There are directions to download and install the apps on on Mobile phone and there are also for Windows 8 tablet apps.

July 2014

Many new updates for Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP were released this month, including:

  • System diagnostic service has been updated to include support for Microsoft SQL Server 2014
  • The Cloud hosted environments tool now enables you to turn Azure virtual machines on or off.
  • The Cloud hosted environments tool now provides links that connect to Azure virtual machines, via .rdp files.

May 2014

The R3 version of Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP has just been released. It is the first version of the software that will be available in the cloud. It will be marketed as a SaaS (Software as a Service) solution bu subscription, via Windows Azure.It includes many new features, including additional mobile apps and general mobile device availability.

February 2014

Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP is holding its Convergence conference in Atlanta in early March. If you are not able to attend, you can be there with Virtual Convergence via the web. Check out the times and details of conferences.

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