Getting the Most Out of Your Annual Dynamics AX Budget
Last week, Gartner analysts released findings that U.S. economic factors have deteriorated to the point where they are advising organizations to start considering reductions in IT spending. Cutting IT can be a double-edge sword for those responsible for annual Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Microsoft Business Solutions Axapta) IT budgets, for the simple reason that what is cut today can have a severe impact on where an organization lands tomorrow.
This doesn't mean executives can't save money in their AX budgets. I have had the opportunity to work with many senior technology executives and have recommended a number of creative methods and practices for getting more from enterprise systems and partners. Following are four of the best I have found: