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Predicting and discovering the future of IoT

Predicting and discovering the future of IoT
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 May 2018

Michael Huth, technical lead for Harnessing Economic Value theme at PETRAS IoT Research Hub, predicts how the internet of things landscape will evolve in 2018

Michael Huth, from PETRAS IoT Research Hub, predicts how the IoT landscape will evolve in 2018 

The secret to successfully using AI to power a new era of retail

The secret to successfully using AI to power a new era of retail
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 May 2018

Microsoft’s ShiSh Shridhar explains how retailers are using artificial intelligence-enabled virtual agents, robots, analytics and more to empower their employees, optimise their operations and delight customers

Microsoft’s ShiSh Shridhar explains how retailers are using AI-enabled virtual agents 

How to reinvent the traditional workplace

How to reinvent the traditional workplace
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 May 2018

We ask Yogi Sikri, DXC Technology’s enterprise mobility and internet of things leader, to explain how companies can adapt to digital technologies and changing software licensing requirements

DXC Technology’s Yogi Sikri explains how companies can adapt to digital technologies 

How fashion manufacturer Dewhirst is leveraging Microsoft Azure

How fashion manufacturer Dewhirst is leveraging Microsoft Azure
By Lindsay James | 10 May 2018

Implementation by Daisy Group is enabling greater agility in a fast-paced industry

The importance of creating a flexible environment

The importance of creating a flexible environment
By Sean Dudley | 08 May 2018

As customers increasingly demand greater personalisation, manufacturers need to find ways to improve flexibility and agility on the factory floor. Dassault Systèmes’ Eric Green explains why mobile technologies offer a solution

Dassault Systèmes’ Eric Green explains why mobile technologies improve flexibility 

What happens when big data meets big cement

What happens when big data meets big cement
By Sean Dudley | 03 May 2018

OSIsoft’s PI System helps building materials company reduce the time taken to extract data from 70 production sites from 744 hours to just five minutes

OSIsoft’s PI System helps building materials company reduce the time taken to extract data 

Why there's an urgent need for flexible citizen services

Why there's an urgent need for flexible citizen services
By Sean Dudley | 02 May 2018

To tackle service delivery challenges and better meet the diverse needs of today’s citizens, government agencies are turning to technology that supports collaboration and boosts productivity. Microsoft’s Tim Turitto explains what steps are being taken to serve populations in a more effective and efficient way

Microsoft’s Tim Turitto explains the steps being taken to efficiently serve populations 


The importance of improving communication

The importance of improving communication
By Lindsay James | 01 May 2018

US telco company TDS Telecom has chosen Microsoft Office 365 and Yammer to help remote employees collaborate and feel part of a team

TDS Telecom has chosen Microsoft Office 365 and Yammer to help remote employees collaborate 

Cloud or edge? Where to do your analytics

Cloud or edge? Where to do your analytics
By Guest | 27 April 2018

Michael Kanellos, IoT analyst at OSIsoft, explains that some say all data and applications will go to the cloud. Others, such as market research firm IDC, say that around 40% of data will be stored, managed, analysed and kept right where it was produced – at the edge. Here are five factors that determine where to do analytics

Michael Kanellos from OSIsoft explains the five factors that determine where to do analytics

The benefits of a truly mobile workforce

The benefits of a truly mobile workforce
By Sean Dudley | 23 April 2018

By empowering employees and providing them with the tools and information they need to make better decisions, manufacturers can make dramatic improvements to their processes. We discover which technologies are playing a key role in enabling this transformation

By providing employees with the tools they need, manufacturers can improve their processes


A new approach to cloud service delivery

A new approach to cloud service delivery
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 April 2018

Italy’s biggest cloud distributor uses interworks.cloud platform to expand and automate its Microsoft Cloud Services delivery channel for more than 12,000 resellers

Computer Gross uses interworks.cloud platform to expand its Microsoft Cloud Services channel 

Empowering employees with new technologies

Empowering employees with new technologies
By Lindsay James | 13 April 2018

Successful businesses are leveraging the power of Microsoft technologies to empower employee collaboration from anywhere, on any device, providing easy access to the apps and data they need, while mitigating security risks

Successful businesses are leveraging Microsoft solutions to empower employee collaboration 

Exclaimer utilises Microsoft Azure to take its software into the cloud

Exclaimer utilises Microsoft Azure to take its software into the cloud
By Elizabeth Robinson | 29 March 2018

Vendor’s new service provides the same benefits as on-premise software

The importance of unifying global operations

The importance of unifying global operations
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 March 2018

DXC Eclipse helped a waterjet manufacturing company to consolidate its business units and improve data accuracy and sales processes by implementing Microsoft Dynamics AX

DXC Eclipse helped a waterjet manufacturing company to consolidate its business units 

How tech will change the future workplace

How tech will change the future workplace
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 March 2018

Author and partner of Future Workplace Jeanne Meister highlights how enterprises can use technologies such as artificial intelligence and mobile apps to empower employees

Author of Future Workplace Jeanne Meister highlights how enterprises can empower employees

The power of artificial intelligence in the retail industry

The power of artificial intelligence in the retail industry
By Rebecca Gibson | 05 March 2018

Microsoft’s Tracy Issel outlines how artificial intelligence, analytics and mixed reality can help retailers create seamless customer experiences across all channels

Microsoft’s Tracy Issel outlines how AI and mixed reality can help improve customer experiences