What's new and planned for Finance and Operations cross-app capabilities

This topic lists features that are planned to release from October 2019 through March 2020. Because this topic lists features that may not have released yet, delivery timelines may change and projected functionality may not be released (see Microsoft policy).

In the General availability column, the feature will be delivered within the month listed. The delivery date can be any day within that month. Released features show the full date, including the day of release.

This check mark (This feature is released. ) shows which features have been released for public preview or early access and for general availability.

Cloud operations and Lifecycle Services

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Configure add-ins through Lifecycle Services Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Dec 16, 2019 -
Geo expansion to France Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Migration to self-service deployments Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Database movement RESTful APIs in Lifecycle Services End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Sep 30, 2019 This feature is released. Feb 3, 2020
Platform update 20 required for database movement operations Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Feb 3, 2020 Mar 2020
Apply data upgrade packages for AX 2012 customers on sandbox environments Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - Mar 2020
APIs to support applying packages for self-service environments Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically - Mar 2020
RESTful APIs for database export Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically Feb 2020 Mar 2020
Onboard to Azure Monitor Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically Mar 2020 To be announced
Removing Remote Desktop access to Tier 2-5 Standard Acceptance Test (or sandbox) environments Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically Mar 2020 To be announced

Data and process integration

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Trigger and monitor a flow – Phase 1 End users by admins, makers, or analysts Jan 2020
Data management export file size limit removed End users, automatically This feature is released. Nov 25, 2019 This feature is released. Jan 1, 2020
Data in Common Data Service – Phase 1 End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Jul 24, 2019 Mar 2020

Globalization

Microsoft continuously delivers regulatory updates to respond to legislation changes in 37 supported countries/regions. Also, customers can now easily adjust their business documents in Office formats to meet local requirements and route the generated documents to different distribution channels.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Simplified localization configuration management in Regulatory Configuration Service End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Oct 31, 2019 -
Configurable business documents reporting in Word and Excel End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Aug 5, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Enable delayed tax calculation on journals End users, automatically This feature is released. Oct 21, 2019 This feature is released. Jan 3, 2020
Simplifying configuration of tax extensions for India Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Oct 21, 2019 This feature is released. Jan 3, 2020
Expanded regional coverage of Regulatory Configuration Service to Europe End users by admins, makers, or analysts - Mar 2020

Platform

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
User productivity – New grid control – Phase 2 End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Oct 3, 2019
User productivity – Saved views – Phase 1 End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Oct 3, 2019
Priority-based scheduling for batch jobs Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Jan 31, 2020 -
Embed third-party apps End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Feb 3, 2020
Embed Power BI solutions directly into analytical workspaces End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. May 1, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Preview documents using embedded viewer control End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Jul 5, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Attachment recovery End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Aug 1, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Extended chart control options now include Solid Gauge visualizations Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Turn insights into action using context menu commands for embedded Power BI reports End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Aug 2, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Visual refresh of the web client to align with the Fluent Design language End users, automatically This feature is released. Aug 5, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
User productivity – Personalization enhancements End users by admins, makers, or analysts - This feature is released. Nov 1, 2019
Add skipAutoOrderBy API Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Nov 15, 2019 This feature is released. Nov 19, 2019
Finance and Operations AOS (kernel) improvements End users, automatically This feature is released. Dec 20, 2019 This feature is released. Jan 1, 2020
User productivity – Filtering enhancements End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Dec 5, 2019 This feature is released. Jan 31, 2020
Improved experience on mobile devices – Phase 1 End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Dec 2, 2019 Feb 2020
Build automation hosted in Azure DevOps Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically This feature is released. Jan 3, 2020 Feb 2020
ISV license creation and validation support for SHA256 Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically Feb 2020 To be announced

Public sector

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Forecast position distribution End users by admins, makers, or analysts - This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Cash control End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Aug 5, 2019 This feature is released. Oct 1, 2019
Forecast position reports End users by admins, makers, or analysts This feature is released. Oct 25, 2019 This feature is released. Nov 26, 2019
Purchasing cards End users by admins, makers, or analysts - This feature is released. Jan 20, 2020
Cash Position Inquiry End users by admins, makers, or analysts - Feb 2020
Job description update for Forecast position and Position End users by admins, makers, or analysts Jan 2020 Feb 2020

Service industries

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Project contact funding limit committed amount detail End users by admins, makers, or analysts - This feature is released. Oct 31, 2019

Description of Enabled for column values:

  • End users, automatically: These features include change(s) to the user experience for end users and are enabled automatically.

  • Admins, makers, or analysts, automatically: These features are meant to be used by administrators, makers, or business analysts and are enabled automatically.

  • End users by admins, makers, or analysts: These features must be enabled or configured by the administrators, makers, or business analysts to be available for their end users.

For a list of the countries or regions where Dynamics 365 business applications are available, see the International availability guide.

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