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Installation and Configuration for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

This three-day instructor-led course, Installation and Configuration in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, provides students with the necessary tools and resources to perform basic installation and configuration tasks in Micros... Show More
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This class is intended for IT managers, system administrators, network engineers, database administrators, and... Show More
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3 Days

Course Content

Module 1: Overview and Planning
This module provides an overview of the installation process and describes the servers used in the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 environment.

Server Setup
Domain Accounts
Planning Hardware and Software
RAID Subsystem
Disaster Recovery
Staff Skills Review
Naming Convention

Lab : No Labs in this chapter.

Module 2: Installation
This module provides details on how to install Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.

Setup Utility
Install an Environment
Perform a Single-Computer Installation
Configuration Utilities
Install Microsoft Dynamics AX in Silent Mode
Office Add-Ins
Initialization Checklist

Lab : Install a test environment including a database with a model, and an AOS.

Module 3: Managing Users and Security
This module shows how to use manage users using the security framework for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.

Adding Users
Adding Active Directory Groups
Role Based Security
Extensible Data Security Framework
Customizing Security

Lab : Add a User
Add a user to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Lab : Grant a User Access to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
Add roles to users
Add users to roles

Lab : Add a Role
Add a role to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Module 4: Services
This module reviews Services and the Application Integration Framework within Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.

Services Overview
Integration and Planning
Infrastructure and Deployment
Troubleshoot and Monitor Services

Lab : Set Up an Enhanced Inbound Port
Set up an enhanced inbound port using services.

Lab : Install Web Services on IIS
Install web services on
IIS rather than on the AOS

Module 5: Workflow
This module shows how to setup and maintain Workflow in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.

General Features
Create a Workflow
Graphical Workflow Editor
Configure an Approval Element
Configure a Parallel Activity
Configure a Sub Workflow
Configure Line-Item Workflows
Configure Tasks
Completing a Workflow Configuration
Workflow Types
Inquiries and Reports

Lab : Configure an Approval on a Workflow
Create a new user workflow and add an approval element

Lab : Create a Work Item Queue
Create a work item queue
Open the workflow editor
Modify a workflow to use the work item queue

Module 6: Analytics
This module reviews installing and configuring cubes in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.

Cube Overview
Installation and Deployment

Lab : Deploying Default Cubes
Deploy the default cubes

Lab : Configuring Default Cubes
Configure the default cubes

Module 7: Reporting
This module reviews the SSRS reporting architecture within Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.

Planning Considerations for Reporting
Batch Support
Installation and Deployment
Configure Report Servers
Security Considerations

Lab : Setup a Report as Batch
Set up a report to run in batch

Lab : Deploy Reports
Use PowerShell cmdlets to deploy reports

Module 8: Enterprise Portal
In this module Enterprise Portal concepts are discussed including: installation, security, deployment, authentication, configuration and administration.

About Enterprise Portal
Security and Authentication
Configuration and Administration

Lab : No Labs in this chapter.

Module 9: Administration
In this module concepts used to administer Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 are discussed.

Model Management
System Monitoring
System Administration
Set Up and Manage Emails
Set Up and Manage Batch Processing
Set Up and Manage Alerts

Lab : Manage Models
Create, list and delete a model

Lab : Set Up a Batch Job
Set up a batch job

Lab : Set up an Alert Rule
Create an alert rule

Module 10: Organization Model
This module reviews scenarios setup for the new organization hierarchy.

About Organizations and Organizational Hierarchies
Plan the Organizational Hierarchy
Working with Legal Entities
Working with Operational Units
Working with Organizational Hierarchies
Organization Hierarchy Examples

Lab : Organizational Hierarchies
Create new operating units and modify the organizational hierarchy

CTU Training Solutions , Updated: July 6th, 2017

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