While Microsoft Dynamic NAV 2018 version is ceasing at the end of 2018 and to be replaced by the upgraded version, known as Microsoft Dynamic 365 Business Central in 2019, Microsoft Dynamic NAV users would want to consider upgrading their current solution to the new version by comparing the two modules.
Built on the foundation of serving 160,000 customers and millions of user worldwide by Microsoft Dynamic NAV (formally known as Navision), Microsoft Dynamic 365 Business Central (also known as Microsoft Dynamic NAV 2019 version) maintains all the standard functionality that are seen in the Microsoft NAV 2018 version, contributes no issues for the existing Microsoft Dynamic NAV user to adopt the latest version.
As Microsoft Dynamic 365 Business Central applies the same code base as Microsoft Dynamic NAV 2018 version to ensure consistency between the two versions hence that will ease the transition process from the existing version to the latest version, resulting hassle-free and time saving.
Microsoft Dynamic 365 Business Central featuring cloud model enables the solution to be deployed on a public cloud, Microsoft Azure, instead of a private data centre and on-premise deployment as Microsoft Dynamic NAV is deploying, this allows users access to the system through mobile devices anytime at anywhere.
The perpetual licensing as applies to the Microsoft Dynamic NAV 2018 version will be ceased by the end of 2018, users can adopt Microsoft Dynamic 365 Business Central by subscription license running in the SaaS model whereby application, hosting and maintenance will be bundled in the package that reduces the capital cost of the company.