Hodge-podge – 06/2013


Microsoft published several entity-relationship diagrams (ERD) regarding AX2012 R2 (+ some related data such as foreign keys). Direct link here: AxErd.

Dynamics AX 2012 and TFS 2012

Dynamics AX 2012 (CU5/R2 CU1) is officially compatible with Team Foundation Server 2012 (source).

Code maps debugger integration

Code maps inVisual Studiu 2012 (CU1+) serve for visualization of code. Version CU2 added the integration to debugger – all you have to do is to activate Code maps and you immediately get visual idea of where you are in the code. See this short video. Unfortunately this is included only in the Ultimate version.

Microsoft Virtual Academy

If you don’t know the virtual akademy, I recommend taking at least a look. Although it’s quite focused on administrators, developers find also a lot of interesting stuff. I can recommend recent jumpstarts about Windows 8 development and Team Foundation Server, for instance.

Conference: Agile Prague 2013

Agile Prague conference is going to be as late as in September, but you can get a discount if you register soon enough. Details on agileprague.com/registration.htm.

Convergence of Skype and Lync

From now on, Skype users can send IM and call Lync users – and vice verse. More details here:


I’ve opened an account on Twitter – I’m going to try it for few months and then I’ll see how much I find it useful. I’m there as @goshoom – feel free to follow me.