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Microsoft has a new plan and SKU for managing Dynamics 365 Business Central ERP data storage

by Jason Gumpert

Microsoft grants all Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS customer 80 GB of database storage. Those that need more can now purchase it via a new add-on SKU, explained Microsoft Technical Fellow and CTO of D365 Operations Applications Mike Ehrenberg in a new blog post.

But Microsoft also has plans to minimize the number of customers that will need to purchase the storage add-on for their SaaS ERP deployments. Ehrenberg explained that some of those plans tie back to an early ideal of SaaS multi-tenant enterprise software: the vendor's ability to observe and optimize tenants based on real world usage at scale. Some examples of what Microsoft plans to do for Business Central customers to limit database storage growth include:

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Prior to co-founding, Jason was a Principal Software Consultant at Parametric Technology Corporation (PTC), where he implemented solutions, trained customers, managed software development, and spent some time in the pre-sales engineering organization. He has also held consulting positions at CSC Consulting and Monitor Group.

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