Exam MB6-822:

AX 2009 Production

Published:December 29, 2008
Language(s):English, Dutch, French, German, Japanese, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese (Brazil), Chinese (Simplified), Danish
Audience(s):Information Workers
Technology:Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009
Type:Proctored Exam

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Preparing for an ExamThis certification exam measures your ability to understand and articulate how to set up and use the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 Production and Master Planning modules.
Audience ProfileThe audience typically includes application consultants, responsible for assessing customers' business and advising them on the use, configuration, and customization of the application. Exam participants are often individuals that work with the purchasing, production, and material management parts of the software. This exam can also be relevant to key users of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 who want to get a certification in this part of the software.
Credit Toward CertificationWhen you pass Exam MB6-822: AX 2009 Production, you complete the requirements for the following certification(s):
  • Microsoft Certified Business Management Solutions Specialist - Production for Microsoft Dynamics AX
Exam MB6-822: AX 2009 Production: counts as credit toward the following certification(s):
  • Microsoft Certified Business Management Solutions Professional – Microsoft Dynamics AX Application
  • Microsoft Certified Business Management Solutions Professional - Microsoft Dynamics AX Developer
  • Microsoft Certified Business Management Solutions Professional – Microsoft Dynamics AX Installation & Configuration
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.The higher the percentage, the more questions you are likely to see on that content area on the exam.

The information after “This objective may include but is not limited to” is intended to further define or scope the objective by describing the types of skills and topics that may be tested for the objective. However, it is not an exhaustive list of skills and topics that could be included on the exam for a given skill area. You may be tested on other skills and topics related to the objective that are not explicitly listed here.
Production Series I (43 percent)
  • Considerations, setup and integration
  • Parameters, journals, production orders and life cycle
  • Work with multiple sites
  • Create and work with BOMs
  • Setup and use calendars, work center groups and work centers
  • Setup and use operations and routes
  • Run operations and/or job scheduling
  • Work with subcontractors to outsource production
  • Control and end production
Production Series II (30 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 centers properties, alt work centers, tasks groups, split production orders
  • Set up and process inventory journals
Master Planning (27 percent)
  • Create, setup and process master plans
  • Judge when to use a one or two master plan strategy
  • Create, setup and process forecast models and plans
  • Handle generated planned orders
  • Create, setup and process master plans using 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 covergae
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.
Learning Plans and Classroom Training
Microsoft E-Learning
  • 80022AE: Production Series I in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 (7 Hours)
  • 80021AE: Master Planning in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 (3 Hours)
  • 80023AE: Production Series II in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 (6 Hours)
Microsoft Press Books
Practice Tests
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