From gatekeeper to innovator: the transformational effect of digital finance with Dynamics 365

A few months ago, the Dubai-based Emaar Hospitality Group, part of the mighty property group that owns the world’s tallest tower, the Burj Khalifa, said it had chosen to adopt Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations in the cloud as its new back-office ERP system. “We are transforming our business model through digitisation that would take us to the next level in providing world-class service to our guests,” said Olivier Harnisch, chief executive officer of Emaar Hospitality Group. “In …

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Dynamics AX 2012 R3 to Cease New Licensing Deals

With the Spring 2017 release of Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Operations expected to launch on 1st July, Microsoft is expected to stop offering Dynamics AX 2012 R3 to new customers on that same date. With the corporation’s release of its on-premise version of Dynamics 365 for Operations, (Microsoft Dynamics for Operations Local Business Data), Microsoft is now looking to move away from its legacy products – instead offering D365 for Operations, which fulfils the same functionality and more. An …

How Will the Snap Election Impact the Digital Sector in the UK?

How Will the Snap Election Impact the Digital Sector in the UK?

The office was a hum of activity on the Tuesday morning after Easter when the Prime Minister announced that there would be a snap general election on 8th June. That election has now been voted on in Parliament, and the motion has been carried by 522 votes to 13. These events bring an uncertainty to a world that is already relatively uncertain – with the global political and economic landscape perhaps more fractured than it has been in recent memory. Here we examine some of the consequences the …

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The Digital Transformation Is Here

Last week we spoke about how excited we were for Microsoft Envision, the company’s premier Dynamics-focussed event, held – historically – on 4th-6th April under the name ‘Convergence’. Now, the event is winding to a close and the big message of the event is clear: digital transformation is happening right now and it’s happening everywhere. The key message of the digital transformation On Monday, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella told business leaders, influencers and CIOs that there were …

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Five Amazing Dynamics AX Jobs Currently Available with Conspicuous

It is an exciting time to be working in Dynamics AX jobs. The latest version has now been released as a cloud-hosted SaaS tool, marking an exciting new chapter for Microsoft’s flagship multi-national ERP product. We’re going to be writing all about what this new release means for Dynamics AX and Microsoft’s strategy in general, but for now, here are five of the most exciting AX roles on Conspicuous.com. These could be your chance to gain training in the new version of AX and be part of this …

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Everything You Need to Know about the Dynamics Technical Conference 2016

It’s time once more to start talking about Microsoft’s annual Dynamics technical conference, which this year will be held in Seattle. A Special Focus on Microsoft Dynamics AX With the general global release of Microsoft Dynamics AX on the horizon this year’s technical conference will revolve explicitly around AX7. Microsoft claims there are three central focusses of the conference. Guests can be expected to: Experience the anticipated release of Microsoft Dynamics AX and build …

AX 2012 Video Tips

Top 5 AX 2012 Video Tips & Tutorials

There is so much functionality waiting to be exploited within Microsoft Dynamics AX. Thankfully, the ubiquitous nature of AX means that there is a huge online community out there eager to help you use it, so here’s our top 5 AX 2012 Video Tips & Tutorials. So whether you have recently started using a new module, or are just looking for new ways to improve your routine operations, these top 5 AX videos are sure to teach you something you didn’t know.   AX Warehouse Management …

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The best emerging sectors for Dynamics AX jobs

There’s some fantastic news for those looking for Dynamics AX jobs: Microsoft is pushing their Dynamics business into new and emerging sectors. What this means for Microsoft Dynamics AX candidates is that there is set to be a serge in Dynamics AX roles, ensuring better job prospects for Dynamics candidates. Here are just a few of those sectors. Dynamics AX jobs for government The public sector is being reformed throughout the UK, and the government’s need to incorporate better technology …

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The five essential things you need on your Microsoft Dynamics CV

If you’re a Dynamics professional searching for a Microsoft Dynamics job, you need to make sure you have a comprehensive knowledge of the industry you’re searching for work in. Here’s a list of the five most essential things you need on your Microsoft Dynamics CV when you go looking for a UK Dynamics job this year. ‘Corfu’ and ‘Rainier’ mean something to you Having a thorough working knowledge of existing Dynamics NAV, AX and CRM are of course essential if you’re looking for …

Dynamics AX ‘Rainier’

Dynamics AX ‘Rainier’: On the road to ‘anywhere, anytime’

We’ve been speaking a lot recently about Microsoft’s push for “anywhere, anytime” and Dynamics AX ‘Rainier’ will be a big push towards that. In today’s ever more connected world, businesses and organisations of all shapes and sizes are searching for ways to increase their productivity by placing their customers at the center of their experience. The next iteration of Microsoft Dynamics AX, codenamed ‘Rainier (following a long line of eccentric Microsoft codenames)’, will be out in …