Dynamics NAV and AX – Is the Solution just too good to be upgraded?

Recent research has shown that 58% of Dynamics NAV and AX customers upgrade every 5 years or less and only 42% of customers are on the latest two versions. This has thrown up a couple of questions: Is Dynamics too good to be upgraded Is Dynamics too expensive to be upgraded Within the AX arena the product tends to be so tailored to each client that the projects are so much larger and longer term that regular complete upgrades would be both costly and unnecessary. We are seeing the …

Microsoft ERP revenue grew to $1.1 billion in 2012, led by Dynamics AX

Gartner stirred up some rigorous debate with its recent CRM market share estimates, which put Microsoft Dynamics CRM revenue for 2012 at $1.1 billion, up 26% from 2011.  That number was seen as much higher than expected for CRM alone – other estimates usually put the Dynamics business overall – ERP and CRM – at between $1.2 and $1.7 billion. And the research firm has recently released another report, this one on ERP market share which estimates that Microsoft’s ERP business grew 4% in 2012, …