When you are deciding whether to migrate to the Dynamics 365 suite of cloud apps from Dynamics AX, consider the new and improved functionality that they have to offer. The following charts compare the industry functionality available in Dynamics 365 Finance, Dynamics 365 Commerce, and Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management with what's available in versions of Dynamics AX.
These charts compare functionality for:
- Procurement management
- Sales management and retail
- Warehouse management and transportation
- Overall benefits
User interface: Dynamics AX 2009 vs. Finance and Operations
Before comparing functionality, here's a comparison of the user interfaces for Dynamics AX 2009 and Finance and Operations apps.
|Security||Flexibility||Reduce your IT maintenance|
|Leverage Microsoft’s billion-dollar investment in data center security. Create robust security and access controls for apps and data with built features included in Dynamics 365 Finance and Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management including:
||Gain benefits with monthly subscription model, including:
||Reduce costs on company’s server maintenance, including:
|Cross-platform support||Stay up to date with new functional enhancements||Business intelligence|
|Ensure seamless business operations from anywhere at any time through Dynamics 365—powered by a native HTML5 browser-based user interface that:
||Take full advantage of Dynamics 365 evolving features and newest functionality:
||Access real-time insights with Dynamics 365 with built-in predictive analytics—powered by Microsoft Power BI:
Watch the Dynamics 365 enhancement video that compares Dynamics AX to Dynamics 365 modern functionalities, product enhancements, and modules. Then check out the Dynamics 365 enhancement deep-dive videos for finance, supply chain, and technology.
Start your migration journey with Microsoft. Engage your Microsoft account manager or partner to see if you qualify for various offers, including the Dynamics AX and Dynamics CRM migration assessments. For migration questions, join the Dynamics 365 Migration Community to connect with experts, partners, fellow customers, and resources.
On-premises migration program overview
Standard migration assessment
Business-ready enhancement plan
Moving from Dynamics AX to Dynamics 365 in the cloud
CRM platform assessment tool
Video: Dynamics 365 migration program