December 2012 Service Update Roadmap Document is now available

Here: http://crm.dynamics.com/en-us/polaris The long-awaited and much anticipated Dynamics CRM roadmap update is now available!  Please take the time to review this webpage and the linked documents at the bottom of the page.

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PartnerSource link to the latest CRM Statement of Direction

http://bit.ly/mljqVb  SOD                                                Microsoft has delivered significant innovation and value in customer relationship management (CRM) software with the recent release of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011, a flexible CRM solution that provides the power of productivity through familiar, intelligent, and connected experiences for organizations of all sizes worldwide. This Statement of Direction (SoD) outlines the future direction…

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Hey! We won a Beagle!

Snoopy fans rejoice!   Beagle Research Group, announced “The Beagle Short Tale Awards” for 2011.  Beagle gives the annual awards for various aspects of video production and use by front office software companies in sales, marketing, service and education.  The award is given for excellence in short videos (typically under six minutes) that are produced during…

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CRM 2011 On Premise bits are now available!

Get ‘em while they’re hot!  Just got word that our most excellent CRM product team has once again exceeded expectations and delivered the On Premise bits early.  You can access all the information here: http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/2011/feb11/02-16OnPremisesPR.mspx Or if you just want to start downloading the Server bits… http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=c3f82c6f-c123-4e80-b9b2-ee422a16b91d Enjoy the pure chewy goodness!

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Don’t get forced! LOVE IT!!

After years spent watching Marc Benioff make outrageous claims and empty promises I am so very happy to see Microsoft stop taking it on the chin and start telling the full story on how Dynamics CRM in the cloud can really work for our customers.  This is a long overdue and I can’t wait to…

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More news for CRM Partners

Many of you are familiar with DemoMate from Impresys, a great tools for capturing and presenting software demonstrations.  Microsoft has been working with Impresys to give partners a better tool to deliver comprehensive demonstrations of Dynamics CRM. For the CRM 2011 launch we will be providing “bite-sized” demos via DemoMate for different functional areas of…

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The new Beta is here!! The new Beta is here!!

For all of you who read this blog semi-regularly, I’m sure you rushed right over to the CRM 2011 Beta sign up site and have already been notified (or soon will be) that you can activate your very own instance of CRM Online – free!!  Enjoy – this is the game changer! “….Things are gonna…

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A CRM 2011 Beta Public Service Announcement

As anticipation and excitement build for the release of Dynamics CRM 2011, I know many of you have a lot of questions and want to know when you’ll be able to get your hands on the product and see for yourself all the fantastic work the the product team has done.  In the interest of…

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Best birthday present yet…

Greetings from TechReady11, Microsoft’s semi-annual geekfest and  technical training extravaganza. I have spent my birthday today in various technical training sessions and chalk talks.  What can I say…I’m living right! I tell you this not to evince sympathy or heckling but because I am really excited about what I’ve learned.  You could say I’m in…

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