Build better business applications with NAV
Write NAV programs to do everything from finding data in a table to integration with an instant messenger client
Develop your own .NET code to perform tasks that NAV cannot handle on its own
Work with SQL Server to create better integration between NAV and other systems
Learn to use the new features of the NAV 2009 Role Tailored Client
Easy-to-read recipes with detailed explanations and images
Maximize your learning with short tutorials that tell you exactly what you need to know without all of the fluff
Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 is a business management solution that helps simplify and streamline highly specialized business processes such as finance, manufacturing, customer relationship management, supply chains, analytics, and electronic commerce for small and medium-sized enterprises. ERP systems like NAV thus become the center of a company's day-to-day operations. When you learn to program in an environment like this it opens up doors to many other exciting areas like .NET programming, SQL Server, and Web Services.
Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2009 Programming Cookbook will take you through interesting topics that span a wide range of areas such as integrating the NAV system with other software applications like Microsoft Office, creating reports to present information from multiple areas of the system, and so on. You will not only learn the basics of NAV programming, but you will also be exposed to the technologies that surround the NAV system such as .NET programming, SQL Server, and Web Services.
The first half of the cookbook will help programmers coming to NAV for the first time by walking them through the building blocks of writing code and creating objects like tables, forms, and reports.
The second half focuses on using the technologies surrounding NAV to build better solutions. You will learn how to write .NET code that works with the NAV system and how to integrate the system with other software applications like Microsoft Office or even custom programs. You will also discover some of the features of the Role Tailored Client including creating Pages and custom add-ins.
A set of to-the-point tutorials to quickly teach you what you need to know about NAV Programming