Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Installation/Configuration/Admin (80221)


Duration: 3 days

This Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 course will provide you with the necessary tools and resources to perform basic Installation and Configuration tasks.

  • Understand the main concepts of Installation and Configuration in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
  • Understand the architecture and requirements of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
  • Install Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
  • Add users to Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 and assign them to roles in the organization
  • Understand the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 role based security architecture
  • Describe architecture for Services and the Application Integration Framework
  • Setup an inbound port using services
  • Install services on IIS
  • Explain the capabilities of workflow in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
  • Configure an approval workflow
  • Use the SQL Server Analysis Services Project Wizard
  • Discuss the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 reporting architecture
  • Deploy Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 SQL Server Reporting Services reports
  • Deploy and configure Enterprise Portal
  • Manage Models in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
  • Setup alerts, email, and batch processing in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012
  • Discuss the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 organization model at a high level


  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Active Directory – including the security model
  • IIS
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 – including SQL Server Reporting Services and SQL Server Analysis Services

What’s included?

  • Authorized Courseware
  • Intensive Hands on Skills Development with an Experienced Subject Matter Expert
  • Hands-on practice on real Servers and extended lab support 1.800.482.3172
  • Examination Vouchers & Onsite Certification Testing- (excluding Adobe and PMP Boot Camps)
  • Academy Code of Honor: Test Pass Guarantee
  • Optional: Package for Hotel Accommodations, Lunch and Transportation

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  • Instructor Led (the best training format we offer)
  • Live Online Classroom – Online Instructor Led
  • Self-Paced Video

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Overview and Planning

  • Overview
  • Server Setup
  • Domain Accounts
  • Planning
  • Architecture
  • Planning Hardware and Software
  • RAID Subsystem
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Staff Skills Review
  • Naming Convention
  • Components
  • Installation

Setup Utility

  • Install an Environment
  • Perform a Single-Computer Installation
  • Configuration Utilities
  • Install Microsoft Dynamics AX in Silent Mode
  • Office Add-Ins

Initialization Checklist

  • Managing Users and Security
  • Security Overview
  • Authentication
  • Adding Users
  • Adding Active Directory Groups
  • Role-Based Security
  • Extensible Data Security Framework
  • Customizing Security


  • Services Overview
  • Administration
  • Integration and Planning
  • Infrastructure and Deployment
  • Troubleshoot and Monitor Services
  • Security


  • General Features
  • Architecture
  • Create a Workflow
  • Graphical Workflow Editor
  • Configure an Approval Element
  • Configure Decisions
  • Configure a Parallel Activity
  • Configure a Sub Workflow
  • Configure Line-Item Workflows
  • Configure Tasks
  • Completing a Workflow Configuration
  • Workflow Types
  • Administration
  • Inquiries and Reports


  • Cube Overview
  • Installation and Deployment
  • Configuration
  • Security


  • Overview
  • Planning Considerations for Reporting
  • Batch Support
  • Installation and Deployment
  • Configure Report Servers
  • Security Considerations

Enterprise Portal

  • About Enterprise Portal
  • Installation
  • Security and Authentication
  • Deployment
  • Configuration and Administration


  • Model Management
  • System Monitoring
  • System Administration
  • Set-Up and Manage Emails
  • Set-Up and Manage Batch Processing
  • Set-Up and Manage Alerts

Organization Model

  • Organizations and Organizational Hierarchies
  • Plan the Organizational Hierarchy
  • Working with Legal Entities
  • Working with Operational Units
  • Working with Organizational Hierarchies
  • Organization Hierarchy Examples