Angela Elder tells us what to expect from NRF’s Big Show 2019

Angela Elder tells us what to expect from NRF’s Big Show 2019
By Rebecca Gibson | 10 January 2019

National Retail Federation’s vice president of Retail Strategy outlines the key topics and technologies that will be top of the retail agenda this year

National Retail Federation’s vice president of retail strategy outlines this year's key topics

Microsoft is unlocking new experiences for all

Microsoft is unlocking new experiences for all
By Lindsay James | 08 January 2019

By leveraging the Microsoft Azure cloud to make use of artificial intelligence and adopting products like Office 365 to deliver unique employee and customer experiences, Microsoft and its community of global partners are creating solutions that facilitate an entirely new way of working

Azure, AI and Office 365 are helping organisations facilitate an entirely new way of working

Microsoft and partners: enabling the digital economy

Microsoft and partners: enabling the digital economy
By Jacqui Griffiths | 16 November 2018

New technologies are empowering financial firms to generate innovative business models, deliver new kinds of value and create unique customer experiences

New technologies are empowering financial firms to improve customer experience and more

Interswitch and Microsoft launch blockchain-based service

Interswitch and Microsoft launch blockchain-based service
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 November 2018

Azure-based solution allows fast and seamless trade financing in supply chain operations

Nasdaq partners with Microsoft to implement blockchain technology

Nasdaq partners with Microsoft to implement blockchain technology
By Lindsay James | 01 November 2018

Microsoft Azure Blockchain will be at the heart of the stock exchange’s core infrastructure

Blockchain technology provider Stratis becomes certified Microsoft partner

Blockchain technology provider Stratis becomes certified Microsoft partner
By Lindsay James | 26 October 2018

Cryptocurrency solution is built using C# and is part of the .NET ecosystem

Blockchain to become ubiquitous in global supply chains by 2025

Blockchain to become ubiquitous in global supply chains by 2025
By Rebecca Gibson | 22 October 2018

Capgemini Research Institute finds at least 24 possible applications for the technology

84% of businesses have embarked on a blockchain initiative, says PwC

84% of businesses have embarked on a blockchain initiative, says PwC
By Rebecca Gibson | 04 September 2018

Report also highlights four key areas that companies should focus on when developing blockchain platforms

European companies to spend US$3.5 billion per year on blockchain by 2022

European companies to spend US$3.5 billion per year on blockchain by 2022
By Rebecca Gibson | 26 July 2018

IDC predicts the region will become the world's second-largest investor in the technology

EY and Microsoft launch blockchain solution for entertainment industry

EY and Microsoft launch blockchain solution for entertainment industry
By Elizabeth Robinson | 22 June 2018

Technology will help to manage content rights and royalties more effectively

Adents and Microsoft collaborate on blockchain-based supply chain solution

Adents and Microsoft collaborate on blockchain-based supply chain solution
By Lindsay James | 15 June 2018

The NovaTrack platform uses the Azure Intelligent Cloud platform and offers end-to-end visibility

Microsoft and Nivaura launch first blockchain-based investment product

Microsoft and Nivaura launch first blockchain-based investment product
By Elizabeth Robinson | 23 March 2018

Nivaura successfully registers and clears two principal protected notes linked to the FTSE 100

Powershelf launches new RFID solution for eliminating retail out-of-stocks

Powershelf launches new RFID solution for eliminating retail out-of-stocks
By Rebecca Gibson | 13 March 2018

Solution also uses blockchain and Microsoft technology to help retailers manage on-shelf inventory

Microsoft outlines vision for future of digital identities

Microsoft outlines vision for future of digital identities
By Lindsay James | 14 February 2018

Blockchain technologies will enhance privacy and security across the physical and digital world

IDC predicts huge rise in blockchain investment over coming years

IDC predicts huge rise in blockchain investment over coming years
By Sean Dudley | 13 February 2018

Global spending on blockchain services and technologies could reach US$8.1 billion by 2021.

How technology is influencing the insurance industry

How technology is influencing the insurance industry
By Jacqui Griffiths | 15 January 2018

Insurers are leveraging new technologies to gain insights from their data and transform their business for the digital age

Insurers are leveraging new technologies to transform their business for the digital age 

Seven ways Microsoft made its mark in 2017

Seven ways Microsoft made its mark in 2017
By Lindsay James | 20 December 2017

The key technology advancements made by Microsoft over the past 12 months

Cybersecurity via blockchain: the pros and cons

Cybersecurity via blockchain: the pros and cons
By Guest | 17 November 2017

When cyberattacks can shut down entire networks, it’s important to develop an effective solution to protect data against unauthorised access and tampering. Fortunately, blockchain technology offers an innovative approach to data security that has successfully withstood the fiercest cyberattacks for more than eight years. Anna Bryk, market research specialist at Apriorit, tells us more

Anna Bryk from Apriorit says blockchain is a potentially effective tool in the defence of confidential information 

Sibos 2017: How Microsoft is leading transformation in financial services

Sibos 2017: How Microsoft is leading transformation in financial services
By Elizabeth Robinson | 13 October 2017

Toni Townes-Whitley outlines why finserv companies are choosing Microsoft cloud solutions

Sibos 2017: Helping banks to prepare for tomorrow

Sibos 2017: Helping banks to prepare for tomorrow
By Jacqui Griffiths | 04 October 2017

Peter Hazou discusses how Microsoft is helping banks tackle the industry’s most pressing issues and take control of their futures

Peter Hazou discusses how Microsoft is helping banks tackle the industry’s most pressing issues