Use Lifecycle Services to design and plan an implementation of Finance and Operations apps

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Functional Consultant
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Dynamics 365
Finance and Operations

Lifecycle Services (LCS) is a collaborative workspace that customers and their partners use to manage Finance and Operations apps projects from pre-sales to the implementation phase and finally to the production environment. It provides checklists and tools that help you manage the project, including pre-build methodologies to help with implementation and regularly updated services.

Prerequisites

  • The ability to use Finance and Operations apps for basic processing.

Modules in this learning path

Important

Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations is now being licensed as Dynamics 365 Finance and Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management. For more information about these licensing changes, seeĀ Dynamics 365 Licensing Update.

To install and maintain Finance and Operations apps in the Microsoft Azure cloud or on-premises, you must 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.

Important

Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations is now being licensed as Dynamics 365 Finance and Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management. For more information about these licensing changes, seeĀ Dynamics 365 Licensing Update.

With proper planning, your Finance and Operations apps implementation will be a success. After a customer signs the agreements to purchase licenses for Finance and Operations apps, your job as a functional consultant starts by managing the application lifecycle and moving toward predictable, repeatable, high-quality implementation.