A service update for Microsoft Dynamics CRM includes new social networking and cloud features which is great news for Microsoft Dynamics Academic Alliance members.

The Microsoft Dynamics® Academic Alliance is a program for member universities and colleges who wish to enhance the learning experience by integrating Microsoft Dynamics enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) software in the curriculum.

These updates help position Microsoft in the new world of social networking and for Dynamics Academic Alliance members it will allow you to start bring the new aspects of social networking into your teaching.

“By bringing together new social-collaboration capabilities in Microsoft Dynamics CRM with familiar collaboration technologies such as Office, SharePoint and Lync, businesses will be able to expand their relationships with customers and gain even deeper insight and understanding,” wrote Brad Wilson, General Manager of the Microsoft Dynamics CRM Product Management Group.

Useful Resources

For more see www.microsoft.com/education/academic_alliance.mspx

Read success stories www.microsoft.com/education/dynamicsaa_stories.mspx

Faculty Connection Resources for Dynamics www.microsoft.com/faculty

Linkedin Group www.linkedin.com/groups?mostPopular=&gid=3000704

Email dynaa@microsoft.com