News : Microsoft Continues Global CRM Expansion
August 4, 2014 -- Microsoft has expanded the availability of its cloud CRM software into 17 additional countries.
The move brings Dynamics CRM Online to new places in South America, the Caribbean, Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Europe.
"Together with Microsoft Azure and Office 365, CRM Online is a critical part of the Microsoft Cloud for Business," said Bob Stutz, corporate vice president of Dynamics CRM, in a blog post. on Monday. "We want to do everything we can to bring these cloud benefits to as many businesses and countries as possible."
The expansion brings Dynamics CRM Online to Argentina, Uruguay, Ecuador, U.S. Virgin Islands, Indonesia, Thailand, Taiwan, Philippines, Bahrain, Egypt, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Ukraine and the United Arab Emirates. Dynamics CRM Online is now available in more than 50 markets.
Microsoft has also added to its data center footprint to support the expansion. CRM Online is now running in a data center Microsoft has in Brazil, which will reduce latency for customers in Latin America. Dynamics CRM Online is now served from infrastructure spread across four global regions, according to Stutz.
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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Published: Tuesday, August 5, 2014