Performance Overview

The following sections help you understand and improve the performance of Business Central. The content is centered around the different ways a functional consultant, a developer, or an administrator can make changes with a performance impact.

The video series Performance Considerations when Building an App is also a good starting point to learn more about performance of Business Central:

  • Performance Considerations when Building an App, Part I

    This first part of performance considerations videos focuses on basic principles. It makes you aware of why it's essential to consider performance in every line of code you write, and it introduces the performance implications of the general architectural document and posting design patterns of Business Central.

  • Performance Considerations when Building an App, Part II

    Learn about best practices on implementing the existing data retrieval methods. Learn how to greatly improve performance by minimizing server roundtrips, and get introduced to important dos and don'ts when coding for performance.