Windows Server 2016 released in October this year with many new and interesting capabilities. For more information, see their announcement here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/cloud-platform/windows-server
For the reporting year 2016, minor adjustments have been made to the Vendor 1099 Information reports in Dynamics NAV. The only change identified is the addition of a field for reporting of Bond Premium in Treasury Obligations on the Form 1099-INT report. No changes have been identified on Form 1099-MISC and Form 1099-DIV.
If you use SQL Server 2016 for your Dynamics NAV database, and you need to export a database to the .bacpac format, then please make sure that you are running the latest update (August 2016 update or later) of the Microsoft SQL Server Data-Tier Application Framework (DacFx) or SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).
Over the last few months, the Dynamics NAV team has been testing compatibility with this new version of SQL Server, and we are now proud to announce that
•Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016,
•Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015,
•Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2, and
•Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013
are compatible with the SQL Server 2016 database engine. This applies to the following editions of SQL Server: