Understanding Microsoft's Next Gen RMS Begins with a Closer Look at Dynamics AX for Retail’s POS, Mobile, Omnichannel Capabilities
The just-concluded Retail Realm conference in Las Vegas drew some 250 attendees. And the attendees, mostly Microsoft partners, eagerly took in the previews of the "next-gen RMS." But to understand next-gen RMS, they also needed a detailed look at the possibilities of Microsoft Dynamics AX for Retail, a.k.a., Microsoft Dynamics for Retail, which provides the building blocks of the new SMB retail offering.
"The vision of omnichannel is showing that all these channels are powered by AX, and now are powered by one commerce engine, the commerce runtime," explained Melissa Stern, senior industry analyst for retail, Microsoft Dynamics.