Archive for September 2015

Production Order Reservation in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3

Production control Parameters Allow Partial Reservation Dynamics AX

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 (AX 2012 R3) has newly added features that can be used to automate Production order reservation process. The automated reservation process ensures that materials will be set aside for use in the ‘Made to Order’ environment and preventing material shortages during a production run.  In addition, a new feature has…

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Business Intelligence (BI) Part 1: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 BI Out of the Box

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Much has been announced in the past two years relating to Business Intelligence by Microsoft.  For the Dynamics AX user, consider the laundry list of technologies and concepts: Management Reporter SQL Server Reporting Services SQL Server Analysis Services Cloud vs On Premise Office 365 Power BI Power Query/Map/View/Pivot… Datazen OLAP/Cubes Visualization Extract, Transform, Load BI…

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Time Registration for Holidays in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

In Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 and R3 Time and Attendance functionality can be used to setup in advance to pay a worker for planned company holidays using absence profiles. To setup the Absence Time profile complete the following steps Time Registration: Time Entry for Holidays The profile calendar is used to apply a specific…

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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 and R3 Overtime Calculation with Holidays

In Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 and R3 Time and Attendance functionality can be used to apply rules for overtime calculations based on actual hours worked and can include or exclude holiday hours based on configuration. With the Labor Day holiday coming up next week let’s review how to account for Holiday pay and overtime…

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