In Microsoft's view, a fraction of companies are set to outperform
the larger marketplace by investing heavily in data management and BI
initiatives. That fraction is set to reap a potential $1.6 trillion in "data
dividends" based on research Microsoft has commissioned. The rest of the
businesses out there, they believe, are being left behind.
Microsoft Dynamics AX partners should be looking for ways to
bring data together for customers, from ERP as well as other sources, and to help
those organizations visualize an integrated view of the world. Microsoft believes, of course, that the right
tools for the job are Excel, Power BI, and Office 365.
At Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) 2014 this week,
Dynamics AX senior product marketing mana...