Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 for on-premises and partner-hosted deployments is now avialable for download. This release complements the latest version of Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online, which delivers CRM 2011 as an on-demand service from Microsoft's datacenters and was launched into 40 markets and 41 languages in January. With a single multitenant code base across cloud and on-premises deployment models, CRM 2011 delivers the Power of Productivity to sales, service and marketing organizations worldwide.
In addition, Microsoft announced the new release scaled to 150,000 concurrent users in a single instance while delivering sub-second response times, once again raising the bar for performance and scalability in the CRM industry. The new benchmark results will be detailed in a Dynamics CRM performance and scalability white paper that'll be delivered in the coming weeks.
Integrated within Dynamics CRM 2011, the Microsoft Dynamics Marketplace is available today in 20 markets and currently offers more than 1,400 partner offerings for solutions and services. This online catalog is an easy way for partners to market and distribute solutions to Microsoft Dynamics customers, whether online, on-premises or partner-hosted. The marketplace enables customers to quickly search, discover and apply industry-specific applications and solution extensions from Microsoft and its partners to help them accelerate and extend their CRM and ERP implementations.
CRM 2011 is now globally available and existing customers with active Microsoft Software Assurance agreements can access the new version immediately via Microsoft Download Center.