Episode 307: In the Dynamics Corner Chair: Microsoft Dynamics Business Central: Test Automation or Automated Testing?

Automated testing is valuable in preventing issues, ensuring compatibility with future releases, and validating that the software functions as intended. Test automation is necessary for Microsoft Dynamics Business Central’s monthly update rhythm. Test-driven development and building modular code can lead to more efficient and effective testing.

In this conversation, we discuss the importance of automated testing in Business Central with the “Godfather of Automated Testing,” Luc van Vugt. Listen as Luc shares his background and community involvement and talks about the need for test automation and the value of automated testing in preventing issues and ensuring compatibility with future releases.

Connect with this extraordinary guest via LinkedIn  and be sure to read the book “Automated Testing in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central: Efficiently automate test cases for faster development cycles with less time needed for manual testing, 2nd Edition” and view the Areopa Webinars.

About Dynamics Corner Podcast

“Unraveling the World of Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Beyond”

Join us on the Dynamics Corner Podcast as we delve into the fascinating realm of Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and its related technologies. Our knowledgeable hosts, Kris Ruyeras and Brad Prendergast, keep you informed on the latest trends, innovations, and best practices within the Microsoft Dynamics 365 community.

Every episode explores different topics, such as Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, Power Platform, Azure, etc. Our conversations provide valuable perspectives, actionable advice, and professional direction for companies of any scale to maximize the benefits of technology.

The podcast features in-depth discussions, interviews with thought leaders, real-world case studies, and helpful tips and tricks, providing a unique blend of perspectives and experiences. Join us on this exciting journey as we uncover the secrets to digital transformation, operational efficiency, and seamless system integration with Microsoft Dynamics 365 and beyond.

The Dynamics Corner Podcast is ideal for anyone interested in Microsoft Dynamics 365, including business owners, IT professionals, consultants, and those seeking to stay informed and inspired.

Episode 306: In the Dynamics Corner Chair: API Made Easy: Simplifying Integration

An API, or Application Programming Interface, specifies how software components should interact and allow different software applications to communicate. APIs enable the integration between various systems. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central includes a wide range of APIs, but there may be a case for expanding this within your implementation, and you then ask yourself – How can I do it?

This episode welcomes longtime industry expert, leader, and Business Central evangelist Jeremy Vyska from Spared Brained Ideas. Listen as Jeremy shares how to create an API endpoint in Business Central without code or the need to hire a developer.

Connect with this extraordinary guest via the options listed on Spared Brains Ideas.

About Dynamics Corner Podcast

“Unraveling the World of Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Beyond”

Join us on the Dynamics Corner Podcast as we delve into the fascinating realm of Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and its related technologies. Our knowledgeable hosts, Kris Ruyeras and Brad Prendergast, keep you informed on the latest trends, innovations, and best practices within the Microsoft Dynamics 365 community.

Every episode explores different topics, such as Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, Power Platform, Azure, etc. Our conversations provide valuable perspectives, actionable advice, and professional direction for companies of any scale to maximize the benefits of technology.

The podcast features in-depth discussions, interviews with thought leaders, real-world case studies, and helpful tips and tricks, providing a unique blend of perspectives and experiences. Join us on this exciting journey as we uncover the secrets to digital transformation, operational efficiency, and seamless system integration with Microsoft Dynamics 365 and beyond.

The Dynamics Corner Podcast is ideal for anyone interested in Microsoft Dynamics 365, including business owners, IT professionals, consultants, and those seeking to stay informed and inspired.

Episode 305: In the Dynamics Corner Chair: Pizza, Wine, and Performance

Would you like to explore the secrets of Italian wine and take a flavorful journey to discover the art of pizza? Get ready with your favorite wine or coffee and gain invaluable insights into optimizing Microsoft Business Central. We’ll share tips and strategies to help you enhance Business Central’s performance. Whether you love all things Italian or are a Business Central addict, we invite you to join us as we blend the worlds of culinary delight and efficiency. Saluti!
 
In this episode, we sat with Stefano Demiliani and Duilio Tacconi to learn about Italian wines and how Italians eat pizza. We also learned many performance tips and tricks for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central.
 
You can connect with Stefano on X, LinkedIn, or his Blog.
 
You can connect with Duilio on X, LinkedIn, or his Blog.

About Dynamics Corner Podcast

“Unraveling the World of Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Beyond”

Join us on the Dynamics Corner Podcast as we delve into the fascinating realm of Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and its related technologies. Our knowledgeable hosts, Kris Ruyeras and Brad Prendergast, keep you informed on the latest trends, innovations, and best practices within the Microsoft Dynamics 365 community.

Every episode explores different topics, such as Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, Power Platform, Azure, etc. Our conversations provide valuable perspectives, actionable advice, and professional direction for companies of any scale to maximize the benefits of technology.

The podcast features in-depth discussions, interviews with thought leaders, real-world case studies, and helpful tips and tricks, providing a unique blend of perspectives and experiences. Join us on this exciting journey as we uncover the secrets to digital transformation, operational efficiency, and seamless system integration with Microsoft Dynamics 365 and beyond.

The Dynamics Corner Podcast is ideal for anyone interested in Microsoft Dynamics 365, including business owners, IT professionals, consultants, and those seeking to stay informed and inspired.

Episode 304: In the Dynamics Corner Chair: The Inception of Intelligence: The Birth of CentralQ

On November 30, 2022, ChatGPT was made available to the public. It was initially a text-based platform that answered questions using its training data, which was current through September 2021.

In March 2023, ChatGPT entered the Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central world via CentralQ. As ChatGPT has advanced, so has CentralQ.

In this episode, we sat down with Dmitry Katson, the father of CentralQ. Listen as Dmitry shares the incredible story of how CentralQ was born, and CentralQ may also learn how it was born.

You can connect with Dmitry on X, LinkedIn, or the CentralQ website.

About Dynamics Corner Podcast

“Unraveling the World of Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Beyond”

Join us on the Dynamics Corner Podcast as we delve into the fascinating realm of Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and its related technologies. Our knowledgeable hosts, Kris Ruyeras and Brad Prendergast, keep you informed on the latest trends, innovations, and best practices within the Microsoft Dynamics 365 community.

Every episode explores different topics, such as Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, Power Platform, Azure, etc. Our conversations provide valuable perspectives, actionable advice, and professional direction for companies of any scale to maximize the benefits of technology.

The podcast features in-depth discussions, interviews with thought leaders, real-world case studies, and helpful tips and tricks, providing a unique blend of perspectives and experiences. Join us on this exciting journey as we uncover the secrets to digital transformation, operational efficiency, and seamless system integration with Microsoft Dynamics 365 and beyond.

The Dynamics Corner Podcast is ideal for anyone interested in Microsoft Dynamics 365, including business owners, IT professionals, consultants, and those seeking to stay informed and inspired.

Episode 303: In the Dynamics Corner Chair: Kangaroos, Koalas, and Business Central!

Have you ever wanted to move to another country? Have you ever wanted to know what working with and contributing to Business Central is like?

In this episode, we heard from Tom Kapitan, an active Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central community member and contribution pilot. Listen as Tom shares his experience moving to another country, history, and views on the contribution pilot.

Connect with this extraordinary guest on Twitter, LinkedIn, or Viva Engage to learn more about their experiences, community contributions, and how to contribute to the Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Base application.

Tom Kapitan is on Twitter, LinkedIn and Viva Engage

About Dynamics Corner Podcast

“Unraveling the World of Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Beyond”

Join us on the Dynamics Corner Podcast as we delve into the fascinating realm of Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and its related technologies. Our knowledgeable hosts, Kris Ruyeras and Brad Prendergast, keep you informed on the latest trends, innovations, and best practices within the Microsoft Dynamics 365 community.

Every episode explores different topics, such as Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, Power Platform, Azure, etc. Our conversations provide valuable perspectives, actionable advice, and professional direction for companies of any scale to maximize the benefits of technology.

The podcast features in-depth discussions, interviews with thought leaders, real-world case studies, and helpful tips and tricks, providing a unique blend of perspectives and experiences. Join us on this exciting journey as we uncover the secrets to digital transformation, operational efficiency, and seamless system integration with Microsoft Dynamics 365 and beyond.

The Dynamics Corner Podcast is ideal for anyone interested in Microsoft Dynamics 365, including business owners, IT professionals, consultants, and those seeking to stay informed and inspired.

Episode 302: In the Dynamics Corner Chair: Projects, Legos, and Contribution Pilot Oh My!

In October 2022, Microsoft introduced a new open-source program for the Business Central Base Application, which is the solution’s core functionality. This program enables partners and community members to contribute code and suggestions to the Base Application. In May 2023, Jesper and KB discussed the program with us.

Fast-forward to 2024, and we follow up with the dynamic duo and Andrei Panko to discuss where the program has gone and the soon-to-be-released update to Projects.

Connect with these extraordinary guests on Twitter to learn more about their experiences, community contributions, and how to contribute to the Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Base application.

Andrei Panko is on Viva Engage 

Jesper Schulz-Wedde is on Twitter and Viva Engage 

Krzysztof Bialowas is on Twitter and on the My Nav Blog 

About Dynamics Corner Podcast

“Unraveling the World of Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Beyond”

Join us on the Dynamics Corner Podcast as we delve into the fascinating realm of Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and its related technologies. Our knowledgeable hosts, Kris Ruyeras and Brad Prendergast, keep you informed on the latest trends, innovations, and best practices within the Microsoft Dynamics 365 community.

Every episode explores different topics, such as Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, Power Platform, Azure, etc. Our conversations provide valuable perspectives, actionable advice, and professional direction for companies of any scale to maximize the benefits of technology.

The podcast features in-depth discussions, interviews with thought leaders, real-world case studies, and helpful tips and tricks, providing a unique blend of perspectives and experiences. Join us on this exciting journey as we uncover the secrets to digital transformation, operational efficiency, and seamless system integration with Microsoft Dynamics 365 and beyond.

The Dynamics Corner Podcast is ideal for anyone interested in Microsoft Dynamics 365, including business owners, IT professionals, consultants, and those seeking to stay informed and inspired.