Microsoft Dynamics 365 Blog

Additional steps for when you install BI components (Reporting Services extensions and Analysis Services Configuration) and SSAS is a named instance. 

1 min read

You installed BI components for AX 2012.  Prior to this you had made sure the Analysis Servers form has the SSAS\NamedInstance marked as the Default and Report Servers form in AX has the correct Configuration ID marked as the Default.   You ran the SQL Server Analysis Services project wizard and followed the steps in the…Read more


“Poor man’s” Business Intelligence for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 

6 min read

CRM MVP Joel Lindstrom, a Solutions Consultant for CustomerEffective, blogs about BI solutions. Business Intelligence (BI) is getting a lot of attention these days. It makes sense that companies want to use the data collected by business systems like Microsoft Dynamics CRM to make better decisions, be more effective and impact the bottom line. Technologies…Read more