Dynamics 365 FinOps: Batch import automation with Azure Functions, Business Events and PowerBI

Design automation for real-time/synchronous interfaces in Dynamics 365 for Finance has its challenges but it’s quite often less complex than do the same for batch/asynchronous interfaces, for a couple reasons. On batch interfaces we need to manipulate files across servers, be aware of network traffic, quotas, operation timeouts, storage limits and costs, and so on. … Continue reading Dynamics 365 FinOps: Batch import automation with Azure Functions, Business Events and PowerBI

Azure Functions: event-driven integration with Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Business events for Dynamics 365 Finance comes with a couple of out-of-the-box endpoints that enables a seamless integration with most Azure tools available for event-based integration scenarios: Event Grid, Event Hub, Service Bus Queue and Topics, Power Automate and Blob Storage. For anything else not listed, like any web API or web application hosted on-premises … Continue reading Azure Functions: event-driven integration with Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Business Events for Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Microsoft has finally introduced a new and long waited feature for Dynamics 365 For Finance and Operations – the Business Events. In a nutshell, it’s a mechanism to create trigger points and send event notifications to external systems. Any business process, from posting an invoice to inserting a record in the database, can be set … Continue reading Business Events for Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations