Get started with Lifecycle Services for Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Business User
Functional Consultant
Dynamics 365
Finance and Operations

To install and maintain Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations in the Microsoft Azure cloud or on-premises you need to use Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services (LCS) to manage the process. Let’s get started by looking at the overall functionality and tools available within LCS.

In this module, you will:

  • Understand the functionality and tools of Lifecycle services (LCS) for Finance and Operations
  • Reuse existing assets, copy and share data
  • Understand Task recorder functionality
  • Create a business process model
  • Identify and analyze gaps using the Business Process Modeler
  • Run the LCS Issue Search tool and analyze results


  • General knowledge of Microsoft Windows
  • The ability to use Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations for basic processing
  • Experience using Windows Server, Active Directory and Networking
  • Understanding of SQL Server, Domain Controllers and Web Services