Get to Know the New Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations Enterprise Cost Accounting Module

February 27 2018

This article provides an overview to the new Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations Enterprise edition (D365FOE) cost accounting (CA) module and the underlying CA concepts by focusing on some key questions that you need to answer before making use of this module.

What is CA?

If you do a web search on the term CA you will come up with numerous hits that describe and define CA slightly differently. Despite the different terminologies, you will quickly find some common characteristics, such as

About Ludwig Reinhard

Dr. Ludwig Reinhard is a Senior Dynamics 365 consultant from Germany specializing in the finance and project area. Dr. Reinhard holds a bachelor's degree in business administration, an MBA, and a PhD in finance, as well as a number of Microsoft Dynamics certificates. He is an active member in the Microsoft Dynamics community and has his own Dynamics blog ( In June 2017, he was awarded the Microsoft MVP award for business applications. More information about Dr. Reinhard can be found on his blog and LinkedIn.

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