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Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Application Design - Second Edition

By : Marije Brummel
Book Image

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Application Design - Second Edition

By: Marije Brummel

Overview of this book

This book is a focused tutorial on Microsoft Dynamics NAV application development to help you develop complete applications and not just application outlines. This hands-on guide starts off by introducing the supply chain that you will be using throughout the book. You will then implement the Microsoft Dynamics NAV ERP suite and learn to set it up and customize it for various industries. You will learn how to customize Dynamics NAV to suit the different aspects of a business such as financial management, relationship management, production, jobs, trade, storage, logistics, and so on. The book will take you through these Microsoft-designed application features and show you how to customize and extend them safely. Therefore, by the end of this book, you will be able to create a structure of your own in Microsoft Dynamics NAV.
Table of Contents (12 chapters)

Warehouse management

With inventory management, we can use the locations to see where the inventory is. For some trading companies, this is good enough but some would like to be more specific in where the items are in the warehouse.

For this, we can use the Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) functionality in Microsoft Dynamics NAV. WMS enables us to specify zones and bins within each location.

Another feature in warehouse management is the possibility of combining sales shipments and purchase receipts in warehouse documents. Using these documents, warehouse employees can pick or put away for more than one order at the same time resulting in a more efficient way of doing logistics.

Warehouse strategy levels

Warehouse management can be used and implemented from very simple to highly advanced. To demonstrate the application design of WMS in Microsoft Dynamics NAV, we will discuss the following five possible levels of implementation. For each level, we will show the table and...