Microsoft plans Dynamics 365 added storage price hike, but better flexibility on Customer Engagement instances

September 5 2018

Microsoft is planning to increase the costs of additional storage on Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement (D365CE) and Unified Operations in October 2018 while adding flexibility to how resources are consumed across cloud instances.

Based on Microsoft guidance to partners, the price of added database storage will jump from $5 per GB to $40 per GB for both services.

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steve@forceworks.com's picture

Based on my understanding, only a fraction of customers will see any difference in cost


Trouts's picture

One problem is that email attachments and note attachments are treated that same as data. Most online providers (especially Salesforce) differentiate between the two. Extra data is expensive, extra file storage is cheap, cheap cheap! Any thoughts?