With the release of NAV and Business Central images on Docker, a lot of people who are not familiar with Docker and Containers will be using Business Central on Docker. Continue reading
This blog post is primarily directed towards partners who wants to do AL code customization in Microsoft Dynamics 365 2019 release wave 2. Even though the tools can be used for extension development as well, typically people working on extensions already have organized their files. Continue reading
Recently, when running an instance of a Microsoft Dynamics NAV Docker image from the docker hub, you will get a message like:
You are running a container which is 78 days old. Microsoft recommends that you always run the latest version of our containers.
What does this mean? what happens if you just ignore this? and what can you do about it? Continue reading
I have had a few people come back and complain about high CPU usage when using Business Central Containers, so I decided to look into this, and see what could be done. Continue reading
Some weeks ago, I read about Windows 10 1903 in a blog post from Mike Fortin here: https://blogs.windows.com/windowsexperience/2019/04/04/improving-the-windows-10-update-experience-with-control-quality-and-transparency. Since general rolllout wasn’t until May, I decided to wait until after Directions NA to do my update.
1903 was made available on MSDN and internally for people who wanted to update early and I didn’t really pay too much attention to this. Two evenings ago, a colleague ping’ed m e with an error when trying to create a container. Looking at the output, the containerhelper identified his Windows version as unknown/insider. Continue reading
It feels like a lot more, but actually it is only about one year ago, we started shipping NAV Container Images on Docker.
Business Central Containers followed shortly after and today a lot of our partners are using Docker and our images for spinning up NAV and Business Central containers to do their daily work. Continue reading
A few people have discovered that manufacturing, production and other functionality which only is available when using Premium Plan is not available when running a Business Central Sandbox Container. Continue reading
What are Containers? What is Docker?
If you are new to Docker and Containers, please read this document, which describes what Containers are and what Docker is.
If you want more info, there are a lot of Channel9 videos on Containers as well