Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 in Azure: Microsoft Offers a Possible Architecture

Microsoft has been briefing partners in recent months on its plan to start readying an approach to hosting Dynamics GP 2013 in Azure, and we now have a first public look at what an Azure-hosted Dynamics GP solution might look like.

Dynamics GP MVP Mariano Gomez reports that he is planning to stand up a GP-in-Azure test system based on a deployment architecture supplied by Microsoft.  This architecture is currently being tested by Microsoft as well and uses the standard Azure cloud computing architecture. Here is a simplified diagram describing the architecture:


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