Crazy mix of integrations: Dynamics 365 Business Central and Microsoft Azure services

Date: Monday, October 29, 2018 | From: 11:30:00 to 12:30:00 | Room: ALEXIA

Unusual showcases of how new cloud and just released on-premises Dynamics 365 Business Central takes benefits of interacting with Microsoft Azure platform. Several practical examples will be live-demoed during the session: - Azure functions integration through http client - creation of fully serverless Business Central in Azure container service to exchange files though Blob storage - bot framework integration for QnA user questions inside Business Central client to give references to Microsoft Docs articles as answers - integration with Azure Data Lake storage to store files and backups - integration with ML (recognition of sex and age of customer, filling extra data and sending to ML for estimation of income) - Azure service bus integration with secret IoT device


Alexander Ermakov

Partner - Awara IT

Bio: Alexander has over 25 years of experience working with IT, last 12 were tightly dedicated to Microsoft technologies in Business Solutions. He had sold his heart to Dynamics NAV, and for many years in a row evangelizes Dynamics platform inside Russia and across the board - with a focus on Russian localization and compliance with local legislation requirements. Having graduated in two degrees - in Economics and Mathematics - Alexander got MBA in 2000. Alexander has accounting background, being certified Auditor (since 2009) and working as Chief accountant before he dedicated himself to IT. This makes him not just a good NAV functional consultant, especially in Finance, but a person who exactly knows the problems and fears of the users and can address them accordingly. His credo is to always use the standard functionality and avoid customizations where possible. Starting from 2012, he is also MCT and lectures customers as well as public community in seminars all over the Russia. For the last 12 years, Alexander is working for Awara IT, one on the most efficient and competitive IT companies in Russia that deals with implementation of ERP systems and business consulting, focused on international roll-outs to Russia.