Microsoft Dynamics CRM Deployment Options

A flexible technology platform allows Microsoft Dynamics CRM to be deployed in the Cloud, as an On-premise solution, or as a Hybrid deployment - and only Microsoft offers the flexibility to migrate from one deployment model to another.

The Cloud - Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online 

Did you know that 80 per cent of the Fortune 500 are using the Microsoft Cloud? While many businesses are initially drawn to the cloud for cost savings, business agility, reduced IT complexity and efficiency make the Cloud an attractive prospect for many organisations.
Dynamics CRM Online is a Microsoft hosted solution and offers the following benefits:
  • Efficient: implement and roll out CRM quickly in a ready to go cloud environment
  • Flexible licensing: subscription based, add and remove users as and when you need to
  • Reduce costs: no upfront licence costs or recurring software licence renewal,  no hardware costs or  overhead of maintaining a dedicated CRM server
  • Business continuity: 99.9% uptime service level agreement financially backed by Microsoft
  • Security: Data protected by 5 security layers and a disaster recovery service.  ISO27001 compliant
  • Integration: Works on the Office 365 platform to combine CRM with the benefits of Sharepoint, Skype messaging and hosted Exchange  


An on-premise Dynamics CRM solution is installed on your own server and gives you complete control of your database in house.
  • Maximise your investment: use your existing hardware and IT infrastructure and internal resources to manage CRM
  • Own your solution: you have complete ownership of your data and full control over when CRM updates and  upgrades are applied
  • Control costs: no additional storage costs if your database size exceeds the default 5GB cloud CRM Online account limit 

Hybrid Deployment

A hybrid development combines the best of both Online and On-premise solutions. You purchase the licences from Microsoft but host the solution with a certified Dynamics partner.
Benefit from an online environement: minimal up-front investment, subscription based flexible licensing, minimal infrastructure requirements and remote access capability.
And those associated with a traditional 'On-Premise' solution such as: complete control of your data and configurations, and the flexibility to easily move your servers and data to other locations.

Find out which Dynamics CRM deployment is right for your business, contact us >

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