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Microsoft Dynamics AX Implementation Guide

By : Yogesh Kasat, JJ Yadav
Book Image

Microsoft Dynamics AX Implementation Guide

By: Yogesh Kasat, JJ Yadav

Overview of this book

Microsoft Dynamics AX is Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software that supports multi-site operations across various countries, providing international processing within the company. It is an ERP solution with a lot of features and functionality, and it provides support across the fields of financial, distribution, supply chain, project, customer relationship, HR, and field service management. This book is all about simplifying the overall implementation process of Dynamics AX. The purpose of this book is to help IT managers and solution architects implement Dynamics AX to increase the success rate of Dynamics AX projects. This all-in-one guide will take you through an entire journey of a Dynamics AX implementation, ensuring you avoid commonly-made mistakes during implementation. You’ll begin with the installation of Dynamics AX and the basic requirements. Then, you’ll move onto data migration, reporting, functional and technical design, configuration, and performance tuning. By the end of the book, you will know how to plan and execute Dynamics AX right, on your first attempt, using insider industry knowledge and best practices.
Table of Contents (23 chapters)
Microsoft Dynamics AX Implementation Guide
Credits
About the Author
Acknowledgments
About the Author
About the Reviewers
www.PacktPub.com
Preface
11
Testing and Training
Index

Chapter 10. Performance Tuning

Performance tuning is a wide subject with far-reaching ramifications, and should not be limited to the performance testing and tuning exercise at the end of the project. Instead, careful consideration should be given to performance from the beginning of the project. We have talked about these considerations in the previous chapters. Let's review them once again at a higher level:

  • Infrastructure planning: It's important to understand the underlying architecture and the peak workload as well as have the hardware sized appropriately; this planning should also consider the scenarios to scale for the expected future growth.

  • Requirement gathering: Clarify and define the performance and peak-load requirements during the analysis phase.

  • Design and development: Pay attention to scalability and the performance aspects during design. Follow the best practices and guidelines during the design and development phase for better performance.

In the end, we have to validate...