Dynamics AX – Service EndPoints

The following table lists all the service endpoints that were available in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 and the new service endpoints that have been introduced in Dynamics AX.

Service endpoint AX 2012 Dynamics AX
Document Services (AXDs) Yes No – Replaced by data entities
SOAP-based Metadata Service Yes No – Replaced by REST metadata
SOAP-based Query Service Yes No – Replaced by OData
OData Query Service Yes No – Replaced by OData
SOAP-based Custom Service Yes Yes
JSON-based Custom Service No Yes (New)
OData Service No Yes (New)
REST Metadata Service No Yes (New)

For full details – please check AX Wiki:

https://ax.help.dynamics.com/en/wiki/dynamics-ax-7-services-technical-concepts-guide/

Dynamics AX (Ax7) Layout

Here is how it looks with RTW (Release to Web) for Dynamics AX

Search

New Dynamics AX Layout - Search Bar

Tiles

The tiles are the main component of the office themed layout where you can put the links to your own workspace and also filter the tiles based on the role assigned to user.

New Dynamics AX Layout - Title

Collapsible Menu

The collapsible menu lists all the Modules, Workspaces and recent browsed pages for quick access. The menu can also be pinned down to make it stick.

New Dynamics AX Layout - Menu

The Layout as a Whole

New Dynamics AX Layout

Hope this gives some technical resources more appetite to look at this new amazing Microsoft’s AX release.

Enjoy !!!