Understanding your Second Largest Enemy towards Good Dynamics AX Performance

February 14, 2018

“Brandon, what the hell?” There is something about a conversation that starts out that way which pretty much tells you that it won’t be so pleasant. The lead technical architect was livid, and I mean “super mad” at me. I had been brought in to a Dynamics AX performance review, and he was reading the […]

D365 Saturdays on March 10th in Dallas

January 29, 2018
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”D365 SATURDAYS IN DALLAS ON MARCH 10th!!!”][vc_column_text]     Oh, can you feel it?  Free Training, awesome presentations, and it’s all volunteer driven.  I am extremely pleased to announce that D365 Saturdays in the USA  is officially starting on March 10th in Dallas. Awesome Microsoft Experts, Dynamite Sessions, Great People, and some of the […]

Your first Performance Tuning lesson for Dynamics 365 Operations and Finance aka AX

January 25, 2018

I wanted to make this video to help those of you who are new to Dynamics Performance Tuning or just looking to gain a better understanding of it out. I also wanted to personally let everyone know that I’m very thankful for the many positive messages as of late. Sadly, a hectic work schedule has […]

If you miss the Dynamics 365 Tech Conference in the USA

January 18, 2018
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]It’s time to “spill the beans”. You have to give Microsoft a lot of credit at times. They have a way of pleasantly surprising you. Quietly, a group of volunteers, including myself, have been working on bringing something to the USA for all those of you who love to learn and are excited about Dynamics […]

Video Real World Dynamics 365 On Premises Performance Testing

January 5, 2018
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In this video, we got crazy and took Dynamics 365 On-Premises through some performance testing. So maybe Mr. Sawicki and I had a little too much fun during this video, but the results are real. With so many organizations trying to actively go to On-Premises D365 for Operations or looking at a hybrid approach, I […]

Get Dynamics Operations Deployment and Demo Machine for Free Guide

December 14, 2017

Lately, I’ve had the wonderful experience of being able to meet a number of very exceptional people in this industry.  Perhaps it goes with the territory of writing on the internet, but I deeply appreciate the feedback and encouragement. The people have come across all areas of Dynamics AX/Operations from functional to technical. One common question […]

D365 Deployment

Dynamics 365 for Operations Cloud Vs OnPremise November 2017 Comparison

November 28, 2017
[vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1511916908904{margin-top: 50px !important;margin-bottom: 50px !important;}”][vc_column][vc_separator color=”black” border_width=”10″ css=”.vc_custom_1511916725082{margin-top: 20px !important;margin-bottom: 20px !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″ css=”.vc_custom_1511926712355{background-color: #ffffff !important;}”][vc_column_text]“The new November version of Dynamics Operations On-Prem was a big improvement.  While I still don’t consider it production ready, I believe that we are getting very close.  The purpose of this article is to provide an objective rating […]

A Fortune 500 Company, a Performance Tuner, Microsoft, and Slow Dynamics AX Performance

November 19, 2017

I’ve tuned dozens of implementations with all kinds of strange issues, but last week I encountered an especially challenging case involving a Fortune 500 company, Microsoft, and slow Dynamics AX performance. Multiple members of Microsoft’s Premier Support (client had a dedicated support contract) had been on the case for months with no progress while I […]

Dynamics AX Performance Tuning Text

How much database size is too much for good Dynamics AX Performance?

November 10, 2017

Database size is our ultimate boxing match opponent for Dynamics AX Performance. Time and Time again, I’ve knocked it down, but it never stays down for the count. And when it gets back up, it can deliver a crushing blow that changes an implementation from fast to slow seemingly overnight. Without data archiving, it always […]

Dynamics AX Performance

The Managers Performance Tuning Survival Guide for Day 1 Slow Dynamics AX Performance

November 3, 2017

You just went Live and Dynamics AX Performance is crawling. First impressions are everything and this is one early impression that no one wants. This isn’t as uncommon as you would believe. Performance tuning new implementations is the most frequent request that I get at this time of year, and I’d like to share some […]

Dynamics AX Performance Tuning

Understanding your Second Largest Enemy towards Good Dynamics AX Performance

February 14, 2018

“Brandon, what the hell?” There is something about a conversation that starts out that way which pretty much tells you that it won’t be so pleasant. The lead technical architect was livid, and I mean “super mad” at me. I had been brought in to a Dynamics AX performance review, and he was reading the […]

D365 Saturdays on March 10th in Dallas

January 29, 2018
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”D365 SATURDAYS IN DALLAS ON MARCH 10th!!!”][vc_column_text]     Oh, can you feel it?  Free Training, awesome presentations, and it’s all volunteer driven.  I am extremely pleased to announce that D365 Saturdays in the USA  is officially starting on March 10th in Dallas. Awesome Microsoft Experts, Dynamite Sessions, Great People, and some of the […]

Your first Performance Tuning lesson for Dynamics 365 Operations and Finance aka AX

January 25, 2018

I wanted to make this video to help those of you who are new to Dynamics Performance Tuning or just looking to gain a better understanding of it out. I also wanted to personally let everyone know that I’m very thankful for the many positive messages as of late. Sadly, a hectic work schedule has […]

If you miss the Dynamics 365 Tech Conference in the USA

January 18, 2018
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]It’s time to “spill the beans”. You have to give Microsoft a lot of credit at times. They have a way of pleasantly surprising you. Quietly, a group of volunteers, including myself, have been working on bringing something to the USA for all those of you who love to learn and are excited about Dynamics […]

Video Real World Dynamics 365 On Premises Performance Testing

January 5, 2018
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In this video, we got crazy and took Dynamics 365 On-Premises through some performance testing. So maybe Mr. Sawicki and I had a little too much fun during this video, but the results are real. With so many organizations trying to actively go to On-Premises D365 for Operations or looking at a hybrid approach, I […]

Get Dynamics Operations Deployment and Demo Machine for Free Guide

December 14, 2017

Lately, I’ve had the wonderful experience of being able to meet a number of very exceptional people in this industry.  Perhaps it goes with the territory of writing on the internet, but I deeply appreciate the feedback and encouragement. The people have come across all areas of Dynamics AX/Operations from functional to technical. One common question […]

D365 Deployment

Dynamics 365 for Operations Cloud Vs OnPremise November 2017 Comparison

November 28, 2017
[vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1511916908904{margin-top: 50px !important;margin-bottom: 50px !important;}”][vc_column][vc_separator color=”black” border_width=”10″ css=”.vc_custom_1511916725082{margin-top: 20px !important;margin-bottom: 20px !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″ css=”.vc_custom_1511926712355{background-color: #ffffff !important;}”][vc_column_text]“The new November version of Dynamics Operations On-Prem was a big improvement.  While I still don’t consider it production ready, I believe that we are getting very close.  The purpose of this article is to provide an objective rating […]

A Fortune 500 Company, a Performance Tuner, Microsoft, and Slow Dynamics AX Performance

November 19, 2017

I’ve tuned dozens of implementations with all kinds of strange issues, but last week I encountered an especially challenging case involving a Fortune 500 company, Microsoft, and slow Dynamics AX performance. Multiple members of Microsoft’s Premier Support (client had a dedicated support contract) had been on the case for months with no progress while I […]

Dynamics AX Performance Tuning Text

How much database size is too much for good Dynamics AX Performance?

November 10, 2017

Database size is our ultimate boxing match opponent for Dynamics AX Performance. Time and Time again, I’ve knocked it down, but it never stays down for the count. And when it gets back up, it can deliver a crushing blow that changes an implementation from fast to slow seemingly overnight. Without data archiving, it always […]

Dynamics AX Performance

The Managers Performance Tuning Survival Guide for Day 1 Slow Dynamics AX Performance

November 3, 2017

You just went Live and Dynamics AX Performance is crawling. First impressions are everything and this is one early impression that no one wants. This isn’t as uncommon as you would believe. Performance tuning new implementations is the most frequent request that I get at this time of year, and I’d like to share some […]

Dynamics AX Performance Tuning