The primary purpose of a portal solution is to create a gateway for your customers or business partners to have a full self-service experience. Typically, this will include integration into your Dynamics 365 solution and enable external parties access to the following:
When selecting a portal solution to connect to your Dynamics 365 environment there are two key choices that include the Microsoft Dynamics Portals solution and the XRM Portal Community Edition.
Key considerations when selecting one of these technologies include:
Microsoft Dynamics Portals
XRM Portal Community Edition
In conclusion, there are tremendous benefits to implementing a portal solution and enabling your partners and customers access to data within your Dynamics 365 environment. However, when selecting portal technology, companies need to define the business benefits and determine how much control they will want when it comes to managing and extending their portal solution.
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Happy Dynamics 365 Portal’ing!