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Working with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Usage Data

Apr 30, 2015 5:00:58 PM

April Blog Series: Spring Cleaning

Insights From: Doug Payton (Fullscope Technical Consultant)

Usage data is the information Microsoft Dynamics AX stores to track changes a user makes to the user interface. This includes: hiding a field or the parameters a report used.  Usage data is captured for every object that has a user interaction. This includes: forms, reports and classes that run dialogs.

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Need More Powerful Data? Harness Microsoft Power BI

Apr 16, 2015 5:00:55 PM

April Blog Series: Spring Cleaning

Insights From: Tammy Bole (Principal Data Architect at Edgewater Consulting)

In the most successful businesses, users require up to the minute access to large and diverse data sets in order to make the most effective business decisions.  Simultaneously, IT departments are tasked with maintaining the security and integrity of this data, as well as sustaining the mechanics of integrating multiple large and ever-changing heterogeneous data sets.  These two seemingly opposing requirements culminate in one common goal: enabling appropriate access and quick availability of quality data in an easily consumable manner. To perhaps help solve this quandary, Microsoft has recently released Microsoft Power BI, which offers new technology and leverages existing Office 365 and SharePoint technology as well.

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Debunking Myths: Quick Mergers & Acquisitions are Better

Sep 9, 2014 5:00:07 PM

September Blog Series: Debunking Myths

When companies undergo a merger or acquisition it is imperative for both parties involved in the integration to understand the other's processes and systems, and recognizing the amount of time this process requires for proper due diligence is crucial.

Once the purchase phase is completed, companies enter the transition phase, which involves record reviews on both sides. Imported data from each company's respective ERP systems is consolidated into Excel spreadsheets and reviewed for information that is vital to the long term success of the new partnership.

The data gained from this review falls into three categories:

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Upgrade for Fullscope Data Collection Inspires Productivity, Collaboration, and Connectivity

Aug 21, 2014 5:00:18 PM

August's Blog Series Theme: Ideas That Inspire

Insights on EDGE Data Collection from: Greg O'Neal (Product Architect)

The recent release of Fullscope Data Collection for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 supports the mobile printing of barcode labels for many data collection forms including:

  1. ​​Purchase receipt
  2. Purchase receipt – arrival journal
  3. Purchase receipt – invoice update
  4. Production receipt
  5. Batch order receipt
  6. Item labels
  7. Location labels
  8. Miscellaneous labels

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