We all know Dynamics 365 for operations offers us a complete new entity store from where we may last but not least consume data for evaluation purposes. Inspired from that idea I started to do some research for similar opportunities within Dynamics AX 2012.
Indeed I’ve been able gather the Information I wanted and I’d like to share that with you as I’m sure some of you are still looking for something like that. Let’s see how it works.
Have you ever wondered when the consumption of items would have effect on your MS Dynamics AX/D365 for Operations Project? Have you ever wondered when to use which type of item consumption on your projects? If the moment of consumption – or let’s say the moment your project is charged – really matters when it comes to evaluation and project assessment you should have a look at this blog post. The results are finally a mix of documentation I found on the TechNet and the experience I made during the last years.
Indeed it’s the common use of financial dimensions in Dynamics AX/D3650 – to summarize values across multiple orders/projects/… name it. From my experience some people might not really know how it works and how they might take advantage of it when it comes to building a powerfull project hierarchy.
One scenario where I tend to use it, is when it comes to projects within which we sell items for which we have to grant waranty. Continue reading