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CRM “5” – Secure Code on the Server

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Learning to build on Azure: One ISV’s Experience

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The best MIX deal

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Brad Wilson on "How Microsoft plans to make its mark in CRM"

I loved this interview with Brad Wilson from the CRM team. A few choice quotes: has a single operating model, which is that you rent it from them forever.  Our software comes with a choice of either having an on-demand subscription offering or buying the software. If you talk to analysts today, they will… Read more

Get your idea incubed

Sanjay Jain on the US  Developer and Platform Evangelism team is running an incubation week for entrepreneurs looking for guidance for building on the Dynamics CRM platform.  If you have a great idea for a line-of-business application  and want to spend a few days working with experts to push the idea forward this is a… Read more