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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 Administration by Marco Carvalho

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Chapter 8. Data Migration

As with any ERP implementation, whenever Dynamics AX is implemented, it will more than likely run into a situation in which you need to import historical or third-party data into Dynamics AX. However, at times this process is not as straightforward as it seems. For example, you may need to convert, eliminate, or clean up data as it is imported into Dynamics AX. There are various methods to migrate data into Dynamics AX.

In the previous chapter, we covered the setup and configuration of the AIF system. Theoretically, a correct setup of the AIF adapter can migrate data into Dynamics AX; however, this is not the most efficient method when importing large sets of data, especially during the initial stages of an implementation. ...

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