Download CRM 4.0 RTM Now

Comfortably Numb… So much CRM goodness in one day – now everyone can download the full version of Microsoft CRM 4.0 with a 90-day evaluation license from the Microsoft Download Center: Download details: Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 Trial Versions Download details: Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Outlook (For On-Premise and Hosted Editions) Download details: Microsoft Dynamics…


Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 Internet Facing Deployment Scenarios

Pump It Up… A new document has been posted on the “Microsoft Download Center” describing how to install CRM 4.0 for an Internet Facing Deployment (IFD). You can download the document here. This posting is provided “AS IS” with no warranties, and confers no rights. Laughing Boy


CRM 4.0 Videos on Channel9

The Trooper… Just in case you hadn’t see the other CRM blogs, there are 4 video interviews on recorded by members of the CRM engineering team, showing various CRM 4.0 features: CRM 4.0 Overview with Phil Richardson CRM 4.0 Deep Dive with Phil Richardson CRM 4.0 Workflow with Praveen Upadhyay CRM 4.0 Reporting with Barry Givens…


CRM 4.0 Has Shipped

Aces High… I just spotted the short, but perfectly formed announcement on Michael Lu’s blog here that CRM 4.0 RTM (Release To Manufacturing) was signed off by the CRM product team on Friday 14th December 2007. If you are a Microsoft Dynamics partner and have access to PartnerSource then you can download the following pricing…


Who Builds Our VPC Imges?

Can you feel the love tonight… I just saw Menno’s post and he’s feeling sore because few people (myself included) have given him credit for all the hard work he has put in to build the CRM 3.0 and CRM 4.0 CTP3 demo images that we all know and love. I just want to correct…


Global Readiness Tour Questions – Germany & UK

Get Back… It has been a really hectic couple of weeks. Last week was school half-term and I took a week off work to help my wife look after our two boys. My goodness, anyone who says that staying at home looking after the children is the easy option is seriously deluded – by the end…


Update To Microsoft Dynamics Support Lifecycle

All That Jazz… I have been reading the news articles from our Convergence 2007 conference in Copenhagen this week, when I spotted that we have improved our Support policy for our products. We have just brought our Dynamics product support policy into line with the rest of our Business and Development software by offering 5-years…


Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 & Unified Communications

Red Sector A… As you may know, I spend a little bit of time each week keeping up to date with what’s going on in the rest of Microsoft outside of just CRM. Last week, at the Unified Communications Launch 2007 worldwide event in San Francisco, Bill Gates and Jeff Raikes launched our next generation of unified…


Discussion: CRM Question of The Day

The Analog Kid… I just had a question posted via the contact form on my blog from Chitrarasan Durai, who works at one of our partners. Unfortunately, I don’t usually have the luxury of being able to spend time working on complex problems, so I thought I throw the question open to the readers of this…


Current List of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 Posts (Part 2)

Distant Early Warning… Following on from my previous post Current List of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 Posts (Part 1), here are more links to recent CRM 4.0 articles: 12th October 2007 Titan: Workflow 13th October 2007 Using Pre/Post Images in Plug-ins  14th October 2007 CRM 4.0 – Multiple organizations and what they mean for developers …