Dynamics AX 2012 is a major enhancement to the Microsoft family.

DynamicsAX,  Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 is a comprehensive enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution for mid-size and larger organizations that empowers people to work effectively, manage change, and compete globally. It makes it easy to operate across locations and countries by standardizing processes, providing visibility across your organization, and helping to simplify compliance. By using Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, you can be confident that your business management solution is and will remain relevant to the needs of your people and to the demands of your industry and business.The Microsoft Technet Library

Finance departments expect the ‘correct answer’ from Dynamics AX 2012, so a Reporting or BI system must meet the same expectations

Ax2012 may contain all the data, and revolutionize workflow, but it still presents users with formidable reporting challenges. PrecisionPoint Connect is designed to bridge the gap between what users need from reporting and what is built-in.

Dynamics AX 2012 reporting

AX 2012 reporting dashboard

The solution comprises an integrated financial data warehouse back-end (automatically reconciled to GL) as well as a number of front-end options for report & KPI design, information access, and information delivery. A powerful Excel add-in allows business users to create highly-specified reports in Excel and distribute these via either Excel, web, email or dashboard Alternatively, organizations can leverage the latest Microsoft BI stack including Power View, Power Map, Power Pivot and SharePoint to deliver information to users’ to the end of the 2nd paragraph

AX 2012 Reporting Chart of Account

AX 2012 Reporting – Chart of Account

The PrecisionPoint Connect data warehouse runs a rapid automated process which evaluates the existing structures in the Microsoft Dynamics AX2012 system and PrecisionPoint creates the database structures needed to support in-depth analytics and reporting. PrecisionPoint does this by extracting the data from Microsoft Dynamics AX2012® and restructures and optimizes it by joining and reconciling ledgers together to create a complete and balanced analytic business warehouse. PrecisionPoint is self-maintaining and will automatically be refreshed overnight, or on-demand at an interval of choice. It is also adaptive which means it will identify and reflect changes made in the underlying Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 system, such as Chart of Account or Dimension structure changes.

Major Reporting areas include

  • Close to Report cycle
  • Consolidation and multi company / multi currency reporting
  • Cost centre reporting
  • Sales reporting
  • performance analysis
  • Inventory analysis
  • Automated distribution
  • Self-serve reporting

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