PacktLib: Implementing Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 with Sure Step 2012

Implementing Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 with Sure Step 2012

Credits

About the Authors

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Installing and Setting up Sure Step

Installing Sure Step

Creating the Dynamics AX project

Project initiation

Summary

The Diagnostic

Overlapping with the sales phase

Decision accelerators

Summary

Planning the Infrastructure to Support Dynamics AX

When should you start planning infrastructure

Choosing a team

Key technologies and roles to consider

Summary

Installing the Dynamics AX Environments

Getting started

When to install your AX environments

Installing AX

Installing other environments

Summary

Business Requirements Analysis

Overlap with the Diagnostic

Process or functional analysis

Best practices

Project team training

Rebudgeting the project

Sample project

Summary

AX Setup

System-wide configuration

Module configuration

Summary

Integration

Identifying integration

Accessing integration

Technologies

Planning

Testing

Summary

Harnessing the Power of Standard AX Features

Understanding Workflow in AX

Advanced filters

Cues

Alerts

Personalization

Security

Summary

Designing and Developing the Solution

Understanding the impact of change

Planning the development

Practical advice for the Development phase

Summary

Reports, Document Layouts, and Business Intelligence

The difference between Reports, Document layouts, and Business Intelligence

Analysing and planning system output

Delivery phase

Summary

Deployment Phase

Getting ready to deploy

End user training and user acceptance testing

Training

Training best practices

Testing

Real world example

Summary

Project Governance and Quality Assurance

Project Governance and Delivery Review

Quality Assurance

Summary

Operation Phase

Activities within the Operation phase

Project Planning

Transition Solution to Support

Future phases

AX communities and resources online

Summary

Index