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Why Dynamics AX Users will Love to Move From Dynamics AX to Dynamics 365


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    As of October 2021, Microsoft will no longer support Dynamics AX 2012 R3. That's not so far away, and this would be a good time for AX users to start searching for a new ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) solution. The project may seem daunting, but thankfully Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain & Finance Management may be just what you're looking for. In fact, Dynamics 365 will be your last and best upgrade.
    Not the least of the reasons to choose Microsoft Dynamics 365 at this time is that Dynamics AX users who have a current Microsoft Dynamics annual enhancement plan can receive a 40% discount on the Dynamics 365 cloud subscription.  Contact us today to learn more. And keep reading to find out why we think you'll love Microsoft Dynamics 365. Move From Dynamics AX to Dynamics 365

    Advantages of the Microsoft Cloud

    When you move from on-premise Dynamics AX to the Dynamics 365, you'll not only be upgrading; you'll be updating. As you know, upgrades to Dynamics were a regular source of additional expenses and business disruption, especially if you had customizations and integrations. With Dynamics 365 Finance & Supply Chain Management on the Microsoft Cloud, you don't upgrade – you update. The updates are automatic, performed in the background, immediately available, and accommodate your customizations and integrations.  You'll be able to lower your ERP costs, while always benefiting from the latest innovations Microsoft has to offer.

    Seamless remote connectivity

    Cloud-based solutions such as Dynamics 365 Finance & Supply Chain Management allow out-of-the-box mobile access and anytime, anywhere connectivity.  Empower your teams to do their jobs even while working remotely. They'll have access to the information and processes they need, whether working from home, on the road, or in the field. Seamless operations lead to increased user satisfaction.

    Built-in disaster recovery

    The pandemic and recent natural disasters have shown us that calamity can strike without warning and affect any business. Locating your information and processes in Microsoft's secure Cloud gives you high-performance remote access to all your ERP data and processes. It also guarantees built-in disaster recovery for your organization. You'll be able to be up and running even if you can't get to the office. And your information will be secure from both physical disasters and cyberattacks.

    Easier integrations

    Dynamics 365 Finance & Supply Chain Management is built on a Common Data Service, which connects, ERP, Power Platform (including Power BI) and all the other Microsoft business productivity tools such as Microsoft 365. That enables all of those programs to work together seamlessly. Send and receive data, build workflows, automate processes, and create custom functionality. Your teams will be connected using processes with which they are familiar.

    Lower IT costs

    A cloud-based solution eliminates the expense of owning and maintain on-premises hardware. Save also on space, electricity, and IT resources.

    Enhanced performance

    The Microsoft Cloud guarantees high performance and ongoing improvements. You will never again have the expense of upgrading servers, buying extra data storage, and paying for external hosting. All that will be covered as part of your Dynamics 365 subscription.

    Stronger Security

    Microsoft's cloud platform has unparalleled security to safeguard your data. And Dynamics 365 Finance & Supply Chain Management has built-in, role-based security features such as Segregation of Duties (SODs).  You can count on Dynamics 365 Finance & Supply Chain Management to support your compliance efforts and meet all your security requirements.

    Innovations such as AI, virtual agents, connected field service, and more

    Advanced tools such as machine learning, artificial intelligence, virtual agents, and connected field service were once out of reach for your small or mid-sized company. Now with Dynamics 365 Finance & Supply Chain Management, you too can leverage the latest technology advancements to unlock new opportunities and gain a competitive edge.

    Learn more about Dynamics 365 Finance and Supply Chain Management

    Move from Dynamics AX to Dynamics 365 will be a big step but one with big rewards. With over 100 successful cloud implementations, our teams at Western Computer are committed to helping our customers choose and implement the right solution for their business. Contact us today if you'd like to talk to one of our experts about your options or to schedule a demo to see Dynamics 365 Finance & Supply Chain Management in action. Or browse our full upgrade library by clicking here.

    By Western Computer, www.westerncomputer.com

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