The SysOperation framework is new in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, and is the preferred way of creating batch jobs. It replaces the RunBaseBatch framework, which remains available for backwards compatibility. When Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 was released, the SysOperation framework was known as the Business Operation Framework or BOF.
The SysOperation framework provides all the functionality of the RunBaseBatch framework and more. In this chapter, we will discuss the differences between these frameworks, and point out the benefits of the SysOperation framework.
The following topics are covered in this chapter:
SysOperation versus RunBaseBatch: In previous versions of Microsoft Dynamics AX, the RunBaseBatch framework was the preferred way of creating business logic that should run in batch. By comparing RunBaseBatch and SysOperation, we will show you that using SysOperation is the way to go in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.
Creating a SysOperation service: We will...