The new Microsoft Dynamics AX, sometimes referred to as AX 7, provides organizations with a leading-edge cloud service that supports unique requirements and adjustments to constantly changing business environments without the hassle of managing infrastructure. The new AX brings together a set of ERP, analytics, infrastructure, compute and database services in a single, global cloud offering enabling organizations to run operational, industry-specific business offerings that are extendable with deep vertical solutions.

Now you can grow by easily adding users and business processes with a pay-as-you-go model. This new release helps people make smarter decisions quickly with a very intelligent user interface that transforms business faster with proved data model and business logic and enables anywhere, anytime business with the choice and flexibility of a true global cloud. With the new AX you can keep up with the ever increasing demands of the modern global economy.

Take a Quick Look at the New Microsoft Dynamics AX

See the new Dynamics AX in action.  Watch these short solution demonstrations and encounter the new user experience, see real world examples of how Dynamics AX handles day-to-day processes, and meet our solution experts.

7 emerging trends that are changing finance

The new Microsoft Dynamics AX is empowering finance leaders to transform their organizations by increasing the speed of doing business, driving success today and into the future.

Learn How Finance is Changing

Microsoft Dynamics AX Core Functionality

  • Workspaces
  • General ledger
  • Budget planning and control
  • Business intelligence
  • Cash and bank management
  • Accounts payable
  • Fixed assets
  • Intercompany support
  • Accounts receivable
  • Cost accounting
  • Environmental sustainability
  • Financial reporting
  • Country specific
  • Compliance and internal controls
  • Project management
  • Project resource
  • Schedule management
  • Project time and expense
  • Work breakdown structures
  • Project accounting and invoicing
  • Project quotations
  • Project budgeting and cost control
  • Grant management
  • Revenue Recognition and WIP
  • Interoperability with MS Project
  • Reporting
  • Inventory management
  • Multi-site warehouse management
  • Tracking and tracing
  • Demand forecasting
  • Shipping carrier interface
  • Returns management
  • Material handling
  • Quality management
  • Master planning
  • Product management goods and services
  • Intercompany
  • Organizational and workforce management
  • Recruitment and selection
  • Development, training, and performance management
  • Employee self-service portal
  • Expense management
  • Standard, impromptu, and analytical reports
  • Role tailored, pre-defined, multidimensional cubes
  • Dashboard views of KPIs
  • eProcurement
  • Indirect procurement
  • Category management
  • Purchasing policies and signing limits
  • Direct procurement
  • Trade agreements
  • Vendor management
  • Vendor self-service portal
  • Vendor rebate management
  • Broker and royalty management
  • Workspaces
  • Procurement reporting
  • Procurement workflows
  • Workspaces
  • Material and capacity planning
  • Production scheduling and sequencing
  • Resource management
  • Subcontracting
  • Production BOM
  • Product configuration
  • Routing
  • Production orders
  • Production reporting
  • Inventory dimensions for process
  • Potency management
  • Lean manufacturing
  • Production costing
  • Job card device page
  • Product change management
  • Shop floor control
  • Distribution
  • Service
  • Sales
  • Marketing

Industry-Specific Capabilities


Lean, process, and discrete manufacturing.


Microsoft Dynamics AX provides a manufacturing MRP and CRM solution that is architected with flexibility and change in mind, built with operational excellence at its core, and focused on allowing you to drive innovation and be the market leader.

Public Sector

Grants management, commitment accounting, and fund accounting.

Public Sector

Specific Public Sector capabilities include grants management and multi-year CIP project accounting capabilities, budgetary control, fund-based accounting and encumbrance and pre-encumbrance accounting.


Wholesale, warehouse management and distribution.


Support rapidly changing conditions in a business with global complexity. Microsoft Dynamics AX offers key capabilities such as supply chain management and multi-site to allow you to scale your business quickly.


Merchandising, point of sale, and store management.


Drive retail across channels, locally or globally, with a single solution for store operations and back office ERP, including point-of-sales, multi-channel management, store operations and merchandising.


Project and resources operations; talent and skills management.


Microsoft Dynamics AX helps services companies balance client relationships, global resources, service delivery, and financial results. Manage client projects better than ever by ensuring that your teams are on the same page.

Sikich | Your Trusted Microsoft Dynamics AX Partner

With a 97% client satisfaction rating with Dynamics AX implementations, Sikich has a proven track record of helping companies use the full potential of their ERP system.

Sikich is a Microsoft Dynamics Inner Circle Partner and Top 25 professional services firm focused on delivering technology solutions for tangible business improvement and organizational excellence. Our team is comprised of senior ERP consultants and multidisciplinary business advisors who have helped leading companies in the United States and across the globe.


We have helped hundreds of leading companies in the United States and across the globe, implement and support their Microsoft Dynamics solutions.

Our  Team

Our AX team is comprised of senior ERP consultants and multidisciplinary business advisors who have helped leading companies in the United States and across the globe.

We offer end-to-end services for your Dynamics AX system, from implementation, to customization and support, we’re with you every step of the way.  Learn more.

Hagler Systems

See how Hagler Systems went from a paper trail business process to an advanced implementation of Microsoft Dynamics AX that allowed them to grow and scale for increased business.

“They made recommendations that were spot-on.”

The Best Way to Practice Best Practices

Improve Financial Control Over Operating Margins While Increasing Customer Satisfaction.

  • Improve Operational Visibility Across the Supply Chain

  • Increase Project and Process Control

  • Promote Expansion into New Markets

Sikich IEM Configuration Solution


Sikich Dynamics AX Industry Modules

If you are a manufacturer of equipment or related products and consider yourself to be characterized by some combination of engineer-to-order (ETO), configure-to-order (CTO), make-to-order (MTO), or make-to-stock (MTS) processes in a project or job-centric environment, then Sikich is your best partner.

An award-winning partner with Microsoft for Dynamics AX, Sikich has focused on providing solutions for equipment manufacturers based on Microsoft Dynamics AX for more than a decade―showcasing our long track record of successfully assisting more than 7,000 users with their implementations of Microsoft Dynamics AX.

Looking for Dynamics AX Training?

Get more out of your AX system. Prepare for Microsoft Dynamics AX certified exams. Get started today!

Get more information about our training course schedule, pricing, custom training options and more. Complete the form to receive your copy of our Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 course overviews.


Our Accomplishments

We Offer Microsoft Dynamics AX Training

Empower your team to not only use Microsoft Dynamics AX more effectively, but to “own it” for future improvements and changes in your business, by taking part in our powerfully simple training courses for Microsoft Dynamics AX enterprise resource planning (ERP).

Our acclaimed certified instructor-led training courses take place in our Center for Excellence classroom located in Sikich’s Greenwood Village, CO office.  Or for your convenience, we can arrange a private, customized class at your facility designed specifically around your business requirements and unique processes.

At the Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP training courses, you will:

  • Receive a copy of the Microsoft Dynamics AX training manual
  • Receive a copy of the Microsoft PowerPoint presentation slides containing the theories and course concepts
  • Participate in hands-on workshop exercises
  • Feel prepared for the Microsoft Dynamics AX certified exams

Available AX 2012 R3 Training

AX 2012 R3 Training Courses Training
AX Finance I and II 4 days
AX Project I and II 4 days
AX Fixed Assets 3 days
AX Management Reporter 2 days + 2 day Client Workshop
AX Supply Chain 4 days
AX Manufacturing Discrete and Advanced 4 days
AX Manufacturing Execution 2 days + 2 day Workshop
Development I and II 4 days
Development III 4 days
E-Con Product Configurator 2 days + 2 day Workshop

About Our Instructors

Sikich instructors are Microsoft Certified Trainers, proficient in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. With numerous years of equipment manufacturing experience, the instructors enhance the classroom experience with real-world examples and discussion.