Enable DB Compression in Ax 2012 with SQL 2012

Database compression can be beneficial under certain circumstances. Ax 2012 supports enabling database ¬†compression from within the application. See this blog post¬†for more details.This is quite handy. Unfortunately it only works with SQL 2008, not SQL 2012.The class SysSQLSetupHelper checks the SQL version and the controls on the form SysSQLSetup are enabled or disabled based … Continue reading Enable DB Compression in Ax 2012 with SQL 2012

DIXF – Copy data between companies

Of the many new features introduced in Ax 2012 R2 CU7, one is the ability to use the Data Import Export Framework (DIXF) to copy data between companies.From the DIXF menu, select Copy entity data between companies.Enter a name & description for the processing group.Select the entities to include in the processing group.Select the source … Continue reading DIXF – Copy data between companies