Get to grips with Dynamics AX 2009 development quickly to build reliable and robust business applications
Develop and maintain high performance applications with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009
Create comprehensive management solutions to meet your customer's needs
Best-practices for customizing and extending your own high-performance solutions
Thoroughly covers the new features in AX 2009 and focuses on the most common tasks and issues
Aimed at developers on the Microsoft platform with little or no previous knowledge of AX development
Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 is Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software that comes with its own development environment and a programming language called X++. It is specialized and optimized to solve the tasks that are typical of an ERP system. But the specialized development environment of AX brings a steep learning curve. Hence, getting started with Dynamics AX and mastering it effectively can sometimes be daunting.
This tutorial has been carefully structured to guide you through the basic features of AX development, and get you started as quickly as possible. With this book, you will soon be able to develop and maintain comprehensive management solutions for enhancing your application's performance.
The book starts with a tour of the development environment, which helps you gain a deep understanding of Dynamics AX tools and architecture. It will introduce you to the X++ language. It helps you to create new functionality that can be used and changed in the standard application. You'll also learn how to search, manipulate, and integrate data. The practical examples in this book take you through sample AX development projects and help you learn to create forms, reports, menu items, menus, and navigation pages. It also helps you work with the MorphX application.
The author's experience of developing solutions with Dynamics AX enables him to share insights in an effective, clear, and friendly way.
By the end of this book, you will have a better understanding of the inner workings of Microsoft Dynamics AX – making your development simpler and faster, and your applications fast, reliable, and robust.