Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Videos

Video1 – Developer Tools
– Stresses the importance of Models
– API’s
– Interoperability with .Net
– 3 yrs spent by Microsoft for the new Development Tools
Video 2 – Services and AIF
– Heavy investment in Services
– Mobile applications can plug in to the service model
– 90 webservices
– Simplified and Powerful Integration

Video 3 – Reporting
– Integration with Excel

Video 4 – Office Integration
– Collabration across Office, AX and Visual Studio
– Demo (Budget)

Video 5 – Usability
– End-User Simplicity
– Recruited people from the industry to test the usability scenarios
– Field Surveys
– Demo AR Customers/SO’s (Fact boxes)
– Consolidate Commands into Flexible Activity based Ribbons (Similar Look and feel as Excel, Word)
– Fast tabs
– “Go to Main Table” replaced by hyperlink lookups (cool feature)

Video 6 – Enterprise Portal
– Rich UI
– Travel Expense Demo
– Microsoft internal adoption (aka DogFooding)
– ISV’s interested to build on new add’ons for EP

Video 7 – Performance
20 x times faster than 2009
– Managed X++
– Leverages Virtualization
– Leverages AppFabric

Video 8 – Programmability
-Improvements in X++ Language
-Improvements in Language Performance
-Visual IDE and MorphX IDE
-Marrying C# and X++
-X++ managed language
-AOT in VS.Net

Video 9 – Security
-Improved Administration Experience for setting up Security
-Flexible Authentication (Leverages Claim Based Authentication from Sharepoint)

Video 10 – Simplicity
– Experiences for Developers, Administrators and End Users made simple
– For Developers – Goal to enrich .net and x++ developers experience
– Installation experience for Developer improved (Single Click Experience)
– Simplicity for System Administrators
– Good Feedback from Partner and Customer Channel

Video 11 – Processes and Workflow
-Graphical workflow Editor for Business Users and Application Developers
-Leverages Wofklow Foundation of .Net 4.0
-Flexible Work Item Queues
-60 Workflow Types out of the box

Video 12 – Organizational Model
-Model for External and Internal Reporting
-Policy Frameworks


3 Responses to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Videos

  1. Udhay says:

    Hi Amir,

    Your posts are excellent and these are the great sources for ax developers. Also, Many of the excel add in related issues such as surrogate key issues are resolved in AX 2012 CU2 which was released by last week. I have tried with BOMTable and it works perfectly.

    Also, please send a test mail to Would like to link with you for sharing the knowledge.



  2. Abdul Ghaffar says:


    Mr Amir nice work , dear i need Rapid configuration Tool (RCT) for AX 2012. i have already for AX 2009 but i am searching for AX 2012. Can you help me in this regard. My email is


    A Ghaffar

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