Microsoft recently held a live event, Microsoft Business Forward, to share more information about Dynamics 365 solutions and how they can help you and your business. Keynote speakers included Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, Corporate Vice President James Phillips and Executive Vice President Judson Althoff. In addition, leaders from a variety of industries shared their experience and the steps they’re taking to reimagine how they operate, innovate and compete.
Here are a few highlights from the event:
Improving sales with Dynamics 365 + LinkedIn Sales Navigator
Dynamics 365 for Sales is now integrated with LinkedIn to help salespeople deliver better outcomes using insights from LinkedIn Sales Navigator and LinkedIn’s 500 million professionals.
Modern talent solutions for a modern workforce
Introducing a new application for HR organizations called Dynamics 365 for Talent to help companies better manage everything from employee sourcing and recruiting to onboarding and retention.
Customer-centric retail experiences designed for an omni-channel world
Dynamics 365 for Retail, a new intelligent cloud service, provides retailers with an integrated end-to-end view of their operations with centralized management and clear visibility across stores, employees, customers, inventory, and financials.
Additional updates across Dynamics 365 include:
- Dynamics 365 Business Edition apps for Sales and Marketing, available in preview July 1
- New industry-specific solutions available in Microsoft AppSource
- Plans to deliver Dynamics 365 from local datacenters in the U.K. and Germany