For Easier Upgrades to New Microsoft Dynamics AX, Upgrade First to AX 2012 R3 CU8
What can you, a Microsoft Dynamics AX Partner, do now to ease your customers’ transition to the new Dynamics AX once all versions of the product (Public Cloud, Private Cloud & On-Premise) are available? Did you know that upgrading your customers to AX 2012 R3 CU8 or later CU provides a direct upgrade path to new AX? Read on article to find out why this approach might be beneficial for you and your customers now.
After diving deeper into the new Microsoft Dynamics AX, it seems that the new solution is more like Dynamics AX 2012 R3 CU8 than it is different in terms of the business logic and data model. This leads us to believe that upgrading to AX 2012 R3 CU8 first will make the transition to the new Dynamics AX relatively straightforward later.