Session Details
Day: 12/05/2016
Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Room: Suite 218

Track: Training (Product, ISV, Skills)
Level: 100 - Introductory
Audience: ALL
SmartConnect for Dynamics CRM - Integration Bootcamp

Become an XRM Integration expert with SmartConnect, the fastest growing integration solution for Dynamics CRM.  Learn a new way to connect any source to any destination with Microsoft Dynamics CRM, all without any code.  
Whether you are technical, functional, pre-sales, or just plain interested, the SmartConnect for CRM Bootcamp is for you. In this 1-Day instructor lead session, you will experience Dynamics CRM integration, migration, and automation like you’ve never seen before, using the SmartConnect platform. 
The SmartConnect Certification Test is available to attendees at no additional charge.
Session Includes:

Intro to SmartConnect
o   Interface/User Experience
o   Core Components and Capabilities
o   Connectors/Web Services (CRM, NAV, GP, SQL, Web Services and beyond.)

CRM Integration Basics
o   Mapping to/from CRM Data
o   Transforming data during imports
o   Using Entity Lookups to return GUIDs for records
o   Option Sets, Activity Parties, Relationships
o   Source Restrictions
o   CRM Bulk Data Processing
o   Scheduling, Change Tracking, Real-time CRM plugin triggers

Advanced Topics
o   Error logging, alerts, and re-processing data
o   Cloning integration maps and working with templates
o   Multi-Lookups to pull data from other records in CRM on import

Advanced Messages

Associating records

Status changes

Entity-specific methods
o   .Net Scripting & Pre/Post Map Operations
o   Additional Tasks on integrations
What to bring:
Windows laptop computer (PC)
Mouse (optional)


Introducing Your Speaker

Chris Hanson, Senior Technical Consultant, SmartConnect

Chris Hanson is a Senior Technical Consultant with eOne Solutions - focusing primarily on integration and customization projects. He has traveled the country training consultants and users to become experts on SmartConnect and has worked with hundreds of clients to create the exact integration solution required for their CRM and ERP systems. He has over 6 years of experience in designing solutions for Dynamics CRM focusing on the integration and automation components that clients require. In his spare time, Chris enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. He also tries to fit in a couple rounds of golf whenever possible, and has a passion for building custom computers for himself and friends.