Canard uses Microsoft technology to enhance airport runway safety

Canard uses Microsoft technology to enhance airport runway safety
By Sean Dudley | 20 January 2017

Spanish company adopts Azure and SharePoint to support use of drones to monitor airport runways

Microsoft’s Cyber Defense Operations Center shares best practices

Microsoft’s Cyber Defense Operations Center shares best practices
By Rebecca Gibson | 20 January 2017

Microsoft aims to help enterprises protect against, detect and respond to cyber threats in real time

The art of creating customer-centric assortments

The art of creating customer-centric assortments
By Guest | 20 January 2017

Data analytics technologies are playing a key role in helping retailers plan product assortments that meet customer demand, drive sales and reduce inventory costs. Nick Bourland from JustEnough Software explains

Nick Bourland from JustEnough Software explains the role of data analytics in assortment planning

Reinvent your business with big data analytics

Reinvent your business with big data analytics
By Rebecca Gibson | 20 January 2017

Edward Curry, research leader at Insight NUI Galway and vice president at Big Data Value Association, tells us how he expects big data analytics to transform business operations across all industry sectors

Edward Curry from Insight NUI Galway tells us how big data analytics will transform business operations

You’re in the cloud – what do you do now?

You’re in the cloud – what do you do now?
By Guest | 19 January 2017

Specialised management services are providing the resources and security levels necessary for companies to truly harness what the cloud offers. Emily Murphy from Hanu explains

Specialised management services can help companies to better harness the cloud, says Hanu's Emily Murphy

Human skills could help reduce automation-related job losses

Human skills could help reduce automation-related job losses
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 January 2017

New Accenture report advises CEOs to re-skill employees to ensure they remain relevant

Disruption central to success in retail, says Richard Branson

Disruption central to success in retail, says Richard Branson
By Lindsay James | 18 January 2017

The keynote address at NRF 2017 saw Sir Richard Branson talk about the power of disruption

Microsoft purchases 3D data-optimisation developer Simplygon

Microsoft purchases 3D data-optimisation developer Simplygon
By Sean Dudley | 18 January 2017

Deal will support both companies’ aim to help ensure ‘3D For Everyone’.

Improving the ‘last mile’ of the consumer journey

Improving the ‘last mile’ of the consumer journey
By Sean Dudley | 18 January 2017

As a consumer, any disruption when receiving a product is unwanted. Phillipe Loeb of Dassault Systèmes, explains how the company is addressing issues that may arise in the ‘last mile’ of the customer journey

Phillipe Loeb of Dassault Systèmes solves the issues that may arise in the ‘last mile’ of the customer journey

NRF 2017: a round-up of the action from the retail show so far

NRF 2017: a round-up of the action from the retail show so far
By Rebecca Lambert | 17 January 2017

Microsoft partners demo IoT, cloud and augmented reality solutions

Gartner predicts increase in use of smartphones as physical access cards

Gartner predicts increase in use of smartphones as physical access cards
By Sean Dudley | 17 January 2017

Growth in mobile and cloud technologies set to have major impact on access practices

Deloitte predicts one billion devices will have biometric security in 2017

 Deloitte predicts one billion devices will have biometric security in 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | 17 January 2017

Analyst forecasts significant rise in the active base of fingerprint reader-equipped devices

How blockchain will shape the future of financial services

How blockchain will shape the future of financial services
By Guest | 16 January 2017

Blockchain technology has evolved to become a protocol that allows the recording of any type of transactions transferring value. This has huge implications for the future, says Magdalena Ramada from Willis Towers Watson

Magdalena Ramada from Willis Towers Watson explains the implications of the evolution of blockchain

Microsoft acquires deep learning startup Maluuba

Microsoft acquires deep learning startup Maluuba
By Lindsay James | 16 January 2017

Maluuba’s expertise in deep learning will help Microsoft to advance its strategy to democratise AI

Microsoft enhances its eDiscovery processes with Office 365

Microsoft enhances its eDiscovery processes with Office 365
By Sean Dudley | 13 January 2017

Organisation's legal team better positioned to gather vital information ahead of lawsuits

Microsoft StaffHub app now available worldwide

Microsoft StaffHub app now available worldwide
By Rebecca Gibson | 13 January 2017

New Office 365 app helps managers and employees schedule their work day

The shift in the way media companies need to deliver content

The shift in the way media companies need to deliver content
By Lindsay James | 13 January 2017

There’s a race going on to deliver media to virtually any device, anywhere and anytime. Tony Emerson tells us how Microsoft Azure is empowering the front-runners

Tony Emerson explains the demand for delivering media to virtually any device, anywhere and anytime

 

New Microsoft resources provide practical steps to digital transformation

New Microsoft resources provide practical steps to digital transformation
By Rebecca Lambert | 12 January 2017

A Gartner whitepaper and Microsoft e-book show leaders how to build a digital roadmap 

The technologies enabling the workplace of the future

The technologies enabling the workplace of the future
By Rebecca Gibson | 12 January 2017

Keith Hudgell and Greg John share how Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services and Microsoft’s joint Cloud Productivity and Mobility programme is driving Windows 10 and mobile adoption in EMEA

Keith Hudgell and Greg John explain HPE and Microsoft’s Cloud Productivity and Mobility programme

Worldwide robotics spending to double by 2020, predicts IDC

Worldwide robotics spending to double by 2020, predicts IDC
By Rebecca Gibson | 12 January 2017

Consumer, healthcare and retail sectors will record the fastest growth over the forecast period