Microsoft Dynamics 365 Blog

Update Dynamics CRM Client SDK version to avoid calls to ACS 

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Problem   With the deprecation of Azure Access Control Service (ACS), you should modify the SDK authentication code by removing all references to ACS. Effective from Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online 2016 Update 1 (v8.1.1) and Microsoft Dynamics 365 (v8.2), we removed Live ID support and ACS dependencies on the server-side. It is required to update…Read more


Update Service Bus Endpoints to use SAS Authentication 

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Problem   Azure Access Control Service (ACS) has been deprecated by Microsoft Azure team. Any existing Dynamics 365 service bus that has been configured with ACS authentication will be impacted when ACS goes out of support. With the deprecation of ACS, and the ability to configure ACS based authentication for Dynamics 365 Service bus has…Read more


Performance for CRM 2016 Service Pack 1 and CRM Online 2016 Update 1 

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Overview The Microsoft Dynamics CRM team has been testing the performance of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2016 Service Pack 1 (SP1) (version 8.1) hosted on Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines. The goal is to establish a baseline for performance on CRM 2016 SP1, using Azure IaaS infrastructure with premium storage. The scenarios we have targeted involve thousands…Read more