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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 Programming: Getting Started by Erlend Dalen

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Chapter 3. Storing Data

You should always try to store data and relate it to the other data in the best possible way as it will reduce the time spent on coding. It will also make sure that the solution you are building will be more stable and perform better.

This chapter will show you how to create tables where you can store data, how to create relations between tables, and how to enforce referential integrity by creating unique indexes and using delete actions.

You will learn more about the following topics in this chapter:

  • Extended data types
  • Tables
  • Relations

Extended data types

In order to understand how data is stored in AX, you need to get an understanding of the extended data types.

As you have read in the previous chapter, there are certain primitive ...

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