For some time now, we’ve anticipated the release of MS Dynamics NAV 2012. Microsoft announced earlier in the year that it will likely ship in the 4th Quarter of 2012. One new development is that it will run completely inside a browser (IE 9). This will make it easy to run both on premise and over the Internet / Intranet.
Other developments in NAV 2012 include an improved report writer (haven’t been able to see it yet, but any improvements to reporting will help our clients), and “forms” are eliminated. This basically means that the new interface (Role Tailored) will be the only interface. That’s not a bad thing. The more I work with it, the better I like it.
Here’s an example screen shot of the new Role Tailored Client. This is the sales role: