Microsoft today announced Dynamics 365 bringing their CRM and ERP cloud offerings into one cloud service with specific, purpose built, apps for each key business processes – like Finance, Sales, Customer Service, etc. Dynamics 365 apps will also provide you with a modern and familiar experience with built in insights, intelligence and workflow. To ensure interoperability and extensibility they also use a common data model and consistent application platform.
Microsoft is encouraging their partners to use Power BI, PowerApps, Microsoft Flow and Microsoft Azure to create composite business applications spanning Dynamics 365, Office 365 and, via a large and growing family of connectors, third-party databases and applications. To extend the functionality of individual Dynamics 365 apps, partners may continue to use native application extensibility frameworks built-in to the CRM and the AX platforms.
Learn more about Dynamics 365 here.