Dynamics AX is an ERP, an Enterprise Resource Planning tool. Like other ERPs, it will support enterprises in their daily tasks to better manage their resources, inventory, teams, and the core processes of their business. By centralizing everything under the same roof, an ERP makes it easy for every part of a team to accomplish […]
Before deciding which enterprise to go with, it’s important to understand what an ERP application can offer and at what price. Determining which ERP solution to use depends on licensing cost and feature sets. This article will cover the feature sets of ERP and Microsoft offerings of ERP.
In sequential order of the manufacturing scope (a process that is also known as the production life cycle), we have discrete manufacturing, lean manufacturing, and process (the manufacturing execution features once known as shop floor control) and master planning. In addition, we also have mixed mode planning, which combines discrete, process, and lean sourcing and you can model your supply chain based on the material flow.
Microsoft just announced the release of an additional deployment scenario, Local Business Data for Dynamics 365 for Operations, which will provide the option to deploy in their own data center or their partner’s data center. Local Business Data will support running your business processes on-premises, supporting local transactions and storage of business data, without replicating the business data in the cloud.