Gates Outlines Live Dynamics VisionBy Renee Boucher Ferguson | Posted 11-06-2006
During his keynote address on the first day of Convergence, typically an ERP-focused conference held in the United States, Gates announced that the Dynamics suite of applications is going liveas in Microsoft Live, the company's answer to the on-demand movement.
Microsoft's Live initiative is based on a future where desktop applications are augmented with add-on, online services.
While the company has announced a bevy of Live services (mostly in beta now) around its Office and Windows offerings, it's taking smaller, almost-baby steps with its Dynamics suite of ERP software.
At closer look, the Nov. 6 announcement boils down to Microsoft providing a subscription model for its partners to host Microsoft's ERP software.
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