Archive for November 2016

Are You Ready for Trump’s Construction Economy?

Trump's Construction Economy

As our new Administration continues to transition into power, there is much good news for the Construction Industry. The Infrastructure Spending bill that has been stalled in Congress for the last 6 years has a decent chance of being implemented in 2017. The appointment of Elaine Chao, a highly experienced Washington insider, bodes well for an…

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AX 2012 R3 CU12: Under the Hood

AX 2012 R3 CU12 Features

Looming beneath the shadows of the Dynamics 365 for Operations release, current Dynamics AX customers will be happy to find an update for Dynamics AX 2012 R3. In the CU12 update, Microsoft released additional functionality and regulatory updates with the majority of changes taking place in the Warehouse Management, Transportation Management, and Retail areas of…

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Dynamics AX Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) Reporting Requirements

setting up Affordable Care Act Dynamics AX

At the moment, in spite of the promises to repeal Obamacare, employers are required by law to report to the government regarding health care coverage for employees, and Microsoft has addressed that requirement. Microsoft has been providing more and more functionality in Dynamics AX over time to enable companies to meet the Affordable Care Act…

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Dynamics 365 – Disruption for the Construction Industry

Construction Disruption Dynamics 365

Over the past 10 days there have been numerous announcements from Microsoft about their new Dynamics 365 offering. As we already knew, it’s based on the old Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP system that construction companies all over the world already use. So, what’s the big deal? The big deal is how the solution is now deployed,…

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How to Update Dynamics AX US Payroll Taxes

downloading dynamics ax payroll tax update

Microsoft now provides the necessary US Payroll tax data as a download, enabling Dynamics AX users to keep current via the CustomerSource site. A standard Dynamics AX periodic job can then be used to update the Payroll tax data. This is huge! No longer is a Tax Update required to be performed during system downtime…

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