Dynamics CRM 2011 Online provisions through Microsoft Online Services

From today Dynamics CRM 2011 online will be provisioned via Microsoft Online services as like Office 365. What does this mean to you, some highlights:

  • You can now provision a CRM trial and Office 365 envrionment from the same administration screens
  • You can sync your active directory with Microsoft Online so you can have true single sign on with your AD login, no need for Live ids
  • You can manage user access to CRM via the Microsoft Online Services admin pages
  • Standard billing across your Online services

So from the log on pages at crm.dynamics.com you will now have 2 options, one to log into your online account via live id and for newly provisioned CRM orgs via the Microsoft Online Portal.