The new version will be available through partners on a Web-based subscription model, according to Microsoft. Enhancements include new configuration, customization and integration capabilities.
Microsoft also announced it has acquired media-streams.com, a VoIP software company in Zurich, Switzerland. The Internet phone technology provider will be integrated with Microsoft’s business platforms and servers.
Microsoft also announced that next week, three new versions of its SQL Server, Visual Studio and BizTalk Server products will be available for businesses.