Dynamics CRM Data Migration Tool by Tricension: Fast, Efficient and Accurate
Tricension’s CRM Data Migration Tool facilitates data migration process from on-premise Microsoft Dynamics CRM to Dynamics 365 online through automation of data mapping between instances. Less overall costs, improved time-to-value, no interruption to the production CRM system and 80-90% faster!
The CRM Data Migration Tool was designed to have no impact or interruption to the production CRM system. Moreover automation efficiency delivers no user interruption.
Purchase or Outsource
We offer the Data Migration Tool software for you to Do It Yourself purchase and support basis. This is a one-time licensing fee plus 4 hours of assistance with the process. (Learn more) A second option is to outsource the project and have Tricension Professional Services execute complete data migration project for you. (Learn more)
Perform the overall process within 10-20% of the time needed for the alternative do-it-yourself approaches and save overall cost, improve time to value and avoid interruption.
Automation of data mapping between the Microsoft Dynamics CRM instance’s significantly improves productivity and efficiency of the overall migration process.
Once an Organization decides to migrate their on-premise Microsoft Dynamics CRM system to Dynamics 365 online, the next challenge is migrating the data from the current on-premise system to the new instance of D365 online.
How To Migrate From On-Premise Dynamics CRM to Dynamics 365 Online
Depending on the starting version, requiring a minimum of CRM 2013 SP1, one starts by taking a backup of the current solution set from their current CRM production instance. That backup is published into the D365 subscription instance including all functions and customizations. They are now present in D365, and now the hard part, migration of the CRM data into the cloud.
When it comes to migrating the data, an organization has several options.
One can employ any number of commercial Extract / Transform / Load (ETL) tools like Scribe for the data migration.
A second option is to use the data migration tool supplied by Microsoft. This tool was designed for small batches of imports and does not efficiently migrate instance to instance. One can just use SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) to migrate the data.
Alternatively, you could Purchase Tricension’s Data Management Tool or us a consulting firm to perform the Dynamics CRM Data Migration for your organization. Tricension offers both.
Purchase Dynamics CRM Migration Tool
Purchase of the CRM Data Management Tool with 4 hours of professional services to orient you to the process and provide support for your project needs.
Microsoft CRM Data Migration Tool (DMT)
DMT Orientation, Sequence Plan and Support (4 Hours)
Note: In some cases, modifications or enhancements are needed to the DMT for custom use cases, minor modifications (< 2 hours of effort) are included in the purchase price. Major enhancements are provided on a time and materials basis.
There is one additional option that Tricension has made available to the Microsoft Dynamics CRM user community. Tricension has developed a tool and methodology that automates the process of data migration to Dynamics 365 online.
The CRM Data Migration Tool was specifically designed to have no impact or interruption to the production CRM system. Significant efficiency is realized through the automation of data mapping between the Microsoft Dynamics CRM instance’s. Custom entities are no problem and data mapping of custom entities is fast and efficient.
Tricension estimates the overall process can be performed in 10 to 20 percent of the time needed for those other do it yourself approaches. This automation efficiency results in less overall cost, improved time to value, and all with no user interruption.
Tricension Data Migration Tool: Quick and Efficient Dynamics CRM Migration from On-Premise To Online
The Tricension CRM Data Migration Tool (DMT) is designed to automate the process of migrating Dynamics CRM data from an on-premise Internet Facing Deployment of Dynamics CRM 2011 Rollup 18, 2013 SP1, 2015 or D365 to the current version of D365 Online.
While the DMT does automate the data migration process, orientation to the tool as well as a data migration sequence plan needs to be developed prior to the beginning of any data migration project.
The purchase of a license comes with one hour of personal orientation and 3 hours of process support. Additional support hours are billed on a time and materials basis.