If you are working with an ERP system, there are circumstances when certain activities are recurrent and usually do not need user feedback. For such circumstances in Dynamics NAV is available a functionality called ”Job Queue”, whose purpose is to trigger a task at a certain moment in time, according to conditions specified by the user.
This functionality allows to establish a policy for periodicity of the task and, as it saves user’s time also solve system’s overloading, due to the fact that there are tasks who are very consuming for the server and slow down the entire system. This tasks can be scheduled to run outside working hours, usually overnight. Read more