Business Central 2024 Wave 1 Preview

What’s Coming in 2024 for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central

Microsoft recently announced the key investment areas for Dynamics 365 Business Central 2024 release wave 1, and we’d like to share them with you. While 2023 release wave 2 updates will continue rolling out through March 2024, here’s a sneak peek at what’s coming next. 

Core Functionality

Finance

  • GL
  • AR & AP
  • Regulatory

Reporting

  • More ‘out of the box’ reports
  • Improved Report Explorer
  • Developers can create Analysis Views
  • Analysis model ‘Peek’

Supply Chain

  • Field Service integration

AI & Collaboration

Generative AI

  • Bank reconciliation assist GA
  • Chat with Copilot
  • Dev Tools for Copilot
  • And more to come…

Microsoft 365 Integration

  • Improved discoverability and usability

Ease and Speed of Implementation

Geographic Expansion

  • Additional countries

User Experience

  • Add a field
  • Drag and drop multiple files

Power Platform

  • Power BI dashboards for core ERP
  • Intelligent Power Automate Workflows and Approvals
  • More data and business events exposed

World-Class Service

Fundamentals

  • Performance
  • Scalability
  • Reliability
  • High availability

Efficient Development

  • Drag & Drop API for AL
  • No friction in testing app dependencies

Administration

  • More granular access to environments
  • Advanced data privacy: CMK and Lockbox
  • Auditing in M365

For more information on Dynamics 365 Business Central and to keep up with current updates, please reach out to our team. We look forward to talking with you and helping your organization stay on top of the latest release changes to keep your system running as smoothly as possible.