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Improve CRM query performance using compatibility version 120 with SQL 2014
Recently in a customer environment we observed performance issues with CRM application right after the upgrade from CRM 2011 to 2015. CRM performance was slow in loading the pages and the application was unresponsive when accessing records. The CRM reports were timing out which earlier were giving result...
4 Jun 2015
Dynamics CRM 2011 SDK Query Limitations by API
*UPDATE: In the table below, LINQ was incorrectly marked with no support for LEFT OUTER JOIN whereas the provider does support it as documented here . The LINQ column has been updated to correctly reflect support for this type of table join. The Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 SDK provides a flexible...
14 Jan 2013
Custom Reporting in Microsoft Dynamics CRM - Fetch vs. Filtered Views
Sarah Champ (CRM)
Frequently we see customers that require reporting out of Microsoft Dynamics CRM that cannot be handled using the out of the box report wizard or advanced find. This is the first post of a series of blogs I will be posting around both reporting options as well as technical issues and cases we have seen...
27 Nov 2012
Cleaning up CRM Sync Entry tables
UPDATE: DYNAMICS CRM 2011 UPDATE ROLLUP 15+ AUTOMATICALLY CLEANS UP SUBSCRIPTIONS OLDER THAN 90 DAYS – if you are running on CRM 2011 Update Rollup 15 or higher you DO NOT need to use this script. If you’re CRM system has been up and running for a long period of time and your users have the CRM Outlook...
3 Oct 2012
Kerberos in Load Balanced Environments
A very common topic we tend to get many questions on is delegation and troubleshooting delegation usually via one of the many topics that impact this: SPN’s, Kerberos, Load Balancers, 401 errors, etc. Many times detailed environment knowledge is required to make any conclusions, so rather than documenting...
3 Oct 2012
“CRM Anywhere” Video Overview
Important Note: The CRM Product Group has published a blog titled " Q2 2012 Service Update – New delivery schedule " which clarifies the release plans for upcoming Update Rollups and Quarterly Service Updates in calendar year 2012. Also, Reuben has since marked this video as private as the release...
9 Mar 2012
Dynamics CRM & SQL 2012 Compatibility
Microsoft SQL 2012 RTM’d yesterday ( link ) and you’re probably wondering: “Can I upgrade my SQL Server instance to SQL 2012 if it hosts CRM databases?” and the answer is YES! For CRM 2011 make sure you’ve installed update rollup 6 and for CRM 4.0 you should install update rollup 21 before upgrading...
7 Mar 2012
IOPS Requirements for Dynamics CRM
We often receive the question “What are the IOPS requirements for Dynamics CRM” (or some form of that question). On its surface, the question sounds like a fair question that should have a short answer. In practice, the answer in much more complex than expected. When planning for your...
18 Jan 2012
ReportingAccountMemberOfSecurityGroupValidator Error When Installing CRM 2011 Reporting Extensions
I recenty worked through an issue where a customer was receiving the following error when attempting to install the CRM 2011 Reporting Extensions: Check ReportingAccountMemberOfSecurityGroupValidator : Failure: A Microsoft Dynamics CRM Server component is using the same account as the instance of...
30 Nov 2011
Restoring a CRM database from SQL Enterprise to Standard
Ryan A. Anderson
As many of us know, one of the new features of CRM 2011 is auditing functionality out of the box. As part of this auditing functionality, CRM 2011 will automatically create a partition in SQL specifically for the auditing data. The partition is beneficial from management and performance aspects. However...
27 Jun 2011
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