Exam MB6-511:

AX 4.0 Production

Published:May 31, 2007
Language(s):English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese (Brazil), Chinese (Simplified), Danish
Audience(s):Information Workers
Technology:Microsoft Dynamics AX 4.0
Type:Proctored Exam

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About this Exam
This certification exam measures your ability to do the following:
  • Understand and articulate how to set up and use the Microsoft Dynamics AX 4.0 Production Series I and II and Master Planning.
Time requirements and questions
  • 90 minutes to complete the exam
  • 60 questions, with a passing rate of 70 percent
  • Multiple choice and multiple answer questions
Audience Profile
Individuals who want to obtain a certification on Microsoft Dynamics AX 4.0 Production should take this exam.
Additional skills recommended:
  • General working knowledge of General Ledger and Trade and Logistics functionality of Microsoft Dynamics AX.
Credit Toward CertificationExam MB6-511: AX 4.0 Production: counts as credit toward the following certification(s):
Note This preparation guide is subject to change at any time without prior notice and at the sole discretion of Microsoft. Microsoft exams might include adaptive testing technology and simulation items. Microsoft does not identify the format in which exams are presented. Please use this preparation guide to prepare for the exam, regardless of its format.
Skills Being MeasuredThis exam measures your ability to accomplish the technical tasks listed below.The percentages indicate the relative weight of each major topic area on the exam.
General Production (38 percent)
  • Considerations, Setup, and Integration
  • Parameters, Journals, Production Orders, and Life Cycle
  • Create and Work with Bill of Materials (BOMs)
  • Set Up and Use Calendars, Work Center Groups, and Work Centers
  • Set Up and Use Operations and Routes
  • Run Operations and Job Scheduling
  • Work with Subcontractors to Outsource Production
  • Control and End Production
Advanced Production II (29 percent)
  • Identify and Work with Manufacturing Strategies
  • Implement Production Series
  • Define and Work with Inventory Dimensions
  • Set Up and Work with General Ledger
  • Work with Scrap and Waste
  • Schedule with Work Center Properties, Alternate Work Centers, and Task Groups
  • Set Up and Process Inventory Journals
Master Planning (33 percent)
  • Create, Set Up, and Process Master Plans
  • Judge When to Use a One or Two Master Plan Strategy
  • Create, Set Up, and Process Forecast Models and Plans
  • Handle Generated Planned Orders
  • Create, Set Up, and Process Master Plans with Intercompany
  • Set Up and Use Reduction Keys
  • Set Up and Use Period and Item Allocation Keys
  • Create, Set Up, and Use Coverage Groups and Item Coverage
Preparation Tools and ResourcesTo help you prepare for this exam, Microsoft Learning recommends that you have hands-on experience with the product and that you use the following training resources. These training resources do not necessarily cover all of the topics listed in the "Skills Measured" tab.
Classroom Training There is no classroom training currently available.
Microsoft E-Learning There is no Microsoft E-Learning training currently available.
Microsoft Press Books There are no Microsoft Press books currently available.
Practice Tests There are no practice tests currently available.
Microsoft Online Resources
  • General Ledger, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Inventory Management, Master Planning, Production, Bill of Materials, and online Help in the Microsoft Dynamics AX product.
  • MSDN: The Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) is a reference for developers that features code samples, technical articles, newsgroups, chats, and more.
  • Training and certification newsgroups: There is a newsgroup for every Microsoft certification. By participating in the ongoing dialogue, you take advantage of a unique opportunity to exchange ideas with and ask questions of others, including more than 750 Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs) worldwide.
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