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Administrating Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Online

By : Andrey Baludin
Book Image

Administrating Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Online

By: Andrey Baludin

Overview of this book

This book features all the information you need to get started with administrating Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Online. It contains detailed information about the admin portal and cloud migration process, all based on real usage experience. The book starts by covering the data migration process for developers, which will show you how to organize the data without code. You’ll also learn how the admin portal can be useful if you want to export a database copy, restore a backup, and set up telemetry to get detailed information about the call stack and operation statuses. As you progress, you’ll learn how to check your Business Central SaaS environment details, create new and different types of environments, and notifications, and keep your cloud data within limits. Later, you’ll explore how to set up cloud migration from an on-premise environment to SaaS, run the migration, upgrade data, and fix problems if something goes wrong. By the end of this book, you’ll be able to create new production and sandbox environments, restore them from backups, analyze environment telemetry, and confidently migrate your data to the cloud.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Part 1: Dynamics 365 Business Central Admin Center
Part 2: Dynamics 365 Business Central Cloud Migration Tool

Chapter 3: Environment Details and Notifications Setup

Environment management is not only limited to creating, copying, and deleting functions. You can set up access to your environments, create and restore backups, schedule updates, and many more things. In addition, you can set up notifications of some events to your email to avoid opening the Admin Center every day, waiting for an environment update, for example.

In this chapter, we are going to cover the following main topics:

  • Detailed information about your environment
  • Security group setup
  • Notifications setup
  • Upgrade scheduling
  • Apps and sessions
  • Database export
  • Backup restore

After this chapter, you will be able to perform full environment management, manage updates, restore backups, and create database copies.