Tip #845: Store Dynamics 365 file attachments in Azure Blob storage

Apparently our friends at Microsoft Research have heard Neil Benson’s eloquent explanation of storage costs in Tip #553, as they have released a solution called Attachment Management in AppSource. This solution moves note and email attachments to Azure blob storage, where storage costs are cheaper than Dynamics 365 storage. The solution includes a plugin called AzureAttachments […]

Tip #844: Administer Dynamics 365 Online Without Being a Global Admin

Back in Tip 276 we talked about the challenges of administering CRM Online/Dynamics 365 without being a global admin. There really hasn’t been a good answer for companies that don’t want their deployment admin to be a global administrator. The good news is this has changed with the introduction of the Dynamics 365 Service Admin role. […]

Tip #838: Fantasy Sales Team vs. Gamification

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When looking at solutions available for my Dynamics 365 organization, I saw that there were two solutions available for Gamification. “Fantasy Sales Team” and “Gamification.” So what is the difference between these solutions? Does “Gamification” include all of the functionality in Fantasy Sales Team? Scott Durow to the rescue: FST was essentially a preview and […]