Are you coming to Convergence 2011?

I am getting ready to join Convergence 2011 (Atlanta during 10-13 Apr 2011), our biggest Dynamics Customer and Partner Conference. I am delivering following two sessions besides meeting several Partners and Microsoft Folks: CSCRM37 – Streamlining Citizen Services with Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online for Governments,  on Wed 13Apr11 at 11am under Public Sector Industry Track….


Microsoft Platform Ready (MPR) for CRM

MPR for CRM, is a single-stop landing page for your team to learn, explore, develop and market your Line-Of-Business Applications leveraging xRM Framework of Dynamics CRM 2011. Here are the quick steps to get you started: Sign-In: Sign-In with your Windows LiveID Tell us about Yourself: Provide brief details about you and your company Click…


Cloud Power on Ignition Showcase

For those ISVs that want to come up to speed quickly on Microsoft’s Cloud initiatives, here is a summary of the Cloud related posts that have appeared in the Ignition Showcase blog recently.  The posts are categorized by: General Cloud Public Cloud Private Cloud 1. General Cloud An ISV in the Age of the Cloud …


Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Launch–Countdown

Countdown is ticking fast! Attend this FREE global virtual launch event (Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 9am PST) and learn how it is designed to help you boost sales, improve marketing, enrich customer service interactions, and accelerate line of business (LOB) application development through xRM. In addition, you’ll be able to: Watch Microsoft CEO Steve…


Dynamics CRM 2011: xRM Cloud Acceleration Lab Videos

   While hosting xRM Cloud Acceleration Lab (week of 6th Dec’10; Redmond, WA), I got an opportunity to chat with several ISVs, building their Cloud Offerings using Dynamics CRM 2011 Online and Windows Azure. Enjoy the short videos to learn more about various cloud solutions. Adapx Cincom Systems Colibrium Partners Datatel Inc Keyora Permuta Technologies…


xRM Cloud Acceleration Lab Video: Permuta Technologies

During xRM Cloud Acceleration Lab (week of 6th Dec’10, Redmond, WA), I got an opportunity to chat with David Milton, CTO, Permuta Technologies, regarding their cloud strategy using Dynamics CRM 2011 Online and Windows Azure. DefenseReady, Permuta’s flagship application, supports high-tempo Department of Defense (DoD) organizations from planning to deployment – providing granular-level force mobilization…


Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Release Candidate (RC) Latest Links

Here are some of the recent Dynamics CRM 2011 RC URLs we recently announced. On-premises Beta databases can be upgraded to this new RC release which can then be upgraded to the upcoming RTM release sometime in Q1 2011. CRM Online Beta customers will continue to have access to their CRM Online Beta instance until…


Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Top 10 in 10

Recently we hosted an xRM Cloud Acceleration Lab at Microsoft in Redmond.  We had 14 on-site advisors to help 16 partners develop their industry solutions using CRM 2011 Online, Azure, Office365. We were lucky to have 9 CRM MVPs as part of our on-site advisors, who came from all over the world to make this…


Journey to the Cloud

As you can see from the diagram below no company other than Microsoft has so many cloud solutions that you can apply to solving your business needs. What this means for Independent Software Vendors and Partners is that we have truly entered a new generation of Information Technology. No product or service can be successful…


Ignition Showcase Highlights – 11/1/2010

Headline In this Issue: Windows Phone 7 Windows Azure BizSpark News CRM Update Follow Ignition Showcase   Windows Phone 7 Announcements!   Windows Phone 7 PDC10 Sessions Windows Phone 7 Applications Certifications Requirements Published Windows…(read more)