Microsoft Dynamics AX Reviews

3.8 out of 5 stars
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Real User
Practice Director, Software Selection & Implementation at a recruiting/HR firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
Oct 17 2017

What do you think of Microsoft Dynamics AX?

Microsoft Dynamics AX is very strong in the manufacturing sector, as well as other verticals. It scales well and we've found several clients who were looking at Oracle, SAP, JD Edwards and so on who were well served at a very competitive price point (usually much less). One client was looking at a $5M SAP proposal and we got AX in just under $2M, and they were very happy with it as they have several sister companies that face $500K SAP upgrades/maintenance seemingly annually.  AX is nearly a Tier One product, so implementations are long, but there's a lot of flexibility. Also, the ability to handle different issues found in larger organizations.  There are several other MS Dynamics products for smaller companies. Our AX users were in the $200M to $400M annual revenue range....
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AVP-Head,MIS Department at a manufacturing company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Jun 05 2017

What do you think of Microsoft Dynamics AX?

Valuable Features The most valuable feature for us is the manufacturing module. It addresses our product costing for tuna canning. • Improvements to My Organization It keeps product costing close to the actual cost of production. It also gives us better handling of the approval process (workflow system). • Room for Improvement The database requires a huge CPU and memory resources. • Use of Solution We have been using the solution since 2014. • Stability Issues We encountered an issue with stability. There was a problem on the workflow, which required escalation to Microsoft for resolution. • Scalability Issues We encountered an issue with scalability. Hardware requirements are quite large compared with other ERP solutions. • Customer Service and Technical...
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Dynamics AX / CRM Administrator at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Feb 15 2017

What is most valuable?

The finance and finance reporting features are good. The ability to use it with Excel means you can get the reports you need.

What needs improvement?

I would like to see improvements in manufacturing. We had a meeting with the person in charge of manufacturing last year in which I took six pages of notes regarding MRP/materials requirements planning. The implication was that the system can handle what we needed it do, but the person is charge of manufacturing is quite busy. I did not hear back after sending... more»
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MS Dynamics AX Consultant at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Feb 26 2017

What do you think of Microsoft Dynamics AX?

Valuable Features Master planning is the most valuable feature. • Improvements to My Organization Moving our production process from forecasting only to a master plan, including demand forecast and supply forecast wish, is great progress. • Room for Improvement Production planning • Use of Solution I have been using it for one year and it works perfectly. • Deployment Issues In the beginning of our project phases, we faced a lot of issues related to collecting the master data but after that, every thing goes smoothly. • Stability Issues We have not encountered any stability issues related to the database; just some connection issues due to VPN connection stability. • Scalability Issues We have not encountered any scalability issues yet. • Customer...

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What is Microsoft Dynamics AX?

Microsoft Dynamics AX is an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution that is simple to learn and use so you can deliver value faster, take advantage of business opportunities, and drive user involvement and innovation across the organization.
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Dynamics AX, Axapta
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ConQuaestor, D & H Distributing, Sunny Queen, Mesa Associates, Britax Childcare, Ibema, Arafa, Sabo S.p.A.
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