Microsoft Reaffirms Future of Dynamics NAV, Charts Path to 200K Customers

September 26 2016

Microsoft set an aggressive growth target for Dynamics NAV back in 2014 to take the user base from 100,000 customers to 200,000 in just five years.

"The good news is we're making real progress, said Paul White, Microsoft general manager at NAV Directions 2016 on Sunday. "Through 2015 and 2016 your partner community has turned in fantastic performances." But, he conceded, "the trajectory isn't good enough. We are not currently on track to achieve ‘escape velocity'".

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