Case studies

How Churchill Retirement Living is preparing for growth

How Churchill Retirement Living is preparing for growth
By Lindsay James | 18 August 2017

The company has turned to GCI-owned Blue Chip for an IT infrastructure refresh and cloud backup solution

The company has turned to GCI-owned Blue Chip for an IT infrastructure refresh and cloud backup

How Deschutes Brewery is using tech to revolutionise beer making

How Deschutes Brewery is using tech to revolutionise beer making
By Sean Dudley | 10 August 2017

The large US craft brewery has adopted predictive analytics to increase fermentation capacity and transform processes

The large US craft brewery has adopted predictive analytics to increase fermentation capacity

How Beyond Bank Australia is creating better customer relationships

How Beyond Bank Australia is creating better customer relationships
By Rebecca Gibson | 09 August 2017

DXC Technology is helping the Australian bank to improve how it interacts with individual customers by deploying Microsoft Dynamics CRM

DXC Technology is helping the Australian bank to improve how it interacts with individual customers

Driving new workplace efficiencies at FMC Technologies

Driving new workplace efficiencies at FMC Technologies
By Rebecca Gibson | 07 August 2017

Avanade helps subsea and offshore systems provider to streamline operations by migrating to Microsoft Office 365 and Office 2016

Avanade is helping the subsea and offshore systems provider to streamline its operations

How eBECS has helped LeafGuard at a time of crisis

How eBECS has helped LeafGuard at a time of crisis
By Elizabeth Robinson | 02 August 2017

Guttering and roofing company LeafGuard has partnered with eBECS to get more from Dynamics AX


How Costa Coffee is reaping the rewards of archiving and compression

How Costa Coffee is reaping the rewards of archiving and compression
By Lindsay James | 31 July 2017

Having grown tremendously over the last decade, UK coffee brand Costa Coffee has to deal with a massive amount of data. With help from SQL Perform it is streamlining its systems and improving efficiency

Costa Coffee has turned to SQL Perform to streamline its systems and improve efficiency

Driving into the future with DXC Technology

Driving into the future with DXC Technology
By Rebecca Gibson | 28 July 2017

DXC Technology helps Australia-based car auctioneer to implement Microsoft Dynamics 365 and begin its enterprise-wide digital transformation

DXC Technology helps Australia-based car auctioneer to implement Microsoft Dynamics 365

Security is made easy at Portuguese payment provider Unicre

Security is made easy at Portuguese payment provider Unicre
By Lindsay James | 14 July 2017

Unicre is benefitting from enhanced security thanks to Barracuda Networks’ Web Application Firewall

Unicre is benefitting from enhanced security thanks to Barracuda Networks’ Web Application Firewall

Sinefa helps TOURtech to transform wi-fi performance at live events

Sinefa helps TOURtech to transform wi-fi performance at live events
By Elizabeth Robinson | 12 July 2017

Live events challenge the temporary data networks that support them, but TOURtech has met this obstacle head on

TOURtech meets data network challenges with visualisation solution

How EBC Brakes is increasing efficiency through hybrid cloud

How EBC Brakes is increasing efficiency through hybrid cloud
By Lindsay James | 30 June 2017

With help from GCI and Bimotech, EBC Brakes is reaping the rewards of moving its data to the Microsoft Azure hybrid cloud

With help from GCI and Bimotech, EBC Brakes is reaping the rewards of Microsoft's Azure cloud

 

How insurance provider Aevitae is protecting its business

How insurance provider Aevitae is protecting its business
By Lindsay James | 26 June 2017

The Dutch insurance provider Aevitae has deployed Barracuda firewalls from Data Unit to gain seamless end-to-end data security for Microsoft Azure

The Dutch insurance provider Aevitae has deployed Barracuda firewalls from Data Unit 

How Gorenjske Elektrarne has simplified its monitoring processes

How Gorenjske Elektrarne has simplified its monitoring processes
By Sean Dudley | 21 June 2017

COPA-DATA’s zenon software, in combination with Microsoft Azure, helps Slovenian renewables producer monitor its remote locations

COPA-DATA software, teamed with Microsoft Azure, is enabling the Slovenian renewables producer

How Nippon Paint is unlocking customer insights

How Nippon Paint is unlocking customer insights
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 June 2017

Avanade is helping the Chinese paint manufacturer to consolidate multiple websites to gain an overview of customer behaviour and deliver personalised experiences

Avanade is helping the Chinese paint manufacturer to gain a better overview of customer behaviour 

How NHS Wales has moved from paper to digital

How NHS Wales has moved from paper to digital
By Sean Dudley | 01 June 2017

NHS Wales board members have moved to paperless meetings, saving them time, money and paper, using iBabs software

NHS Wales is saving time, money and paper, thanks to the implementation of iBabs software

How Microsoft is helping to put employees first at Mars

How Microsoft is helping to put employees first at Mars
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 May 2017

Microsoft Azure, Office 365 and Windows 10 help Mars to mobilise employees and foster real-time collaboration among its 80,000 employees worldwide

Microsoft Azure, Office 365 and Windows10 help Mars to mobilise 80,000 employees worldwide  

Wavin boosts network performance and improves worker productivity

Wavin boosts network performance and improves worker productivity
By Rebecca Lambert | 16 May 2017

The manufacturer turned to Sinefa to better manage its network and tackle performance issues

How Velux Group is personalising the online experience

How Velux Group is personalising the online experience
By Rebecca Gibson | 15 May 2017

Window manufacturer Velux Group moves to Microsoft Azure with the help of Avanade and paves the way to a unified global digital marketing and e-commerce strategy

Window manufacturer Velux Group has moved to Microsoft Azure with the help of Avanade 

How Designplan is using tech to create lighting that lasts

How Designplan is using tech to create lighting that lasts
By Lindsay James | 10 May 2017

Using solutions from Siemens PLM Software, Designplan Lighting is saving time and increasing its rate of production

Using solutions from Siemens PLM Software, Designplan is saving time and increasing production

The benefits of implementing PLM inside Dynamics AX

The benefits of implementing PLM inside Dynamics AX
By Lindsay James | 04 May 2017

Global pipeline control systems manufacturer Rotork is anticipating a wealth of new efficiencies thanks to the integration of Bluestar PLM within its Dynamics AX ERP system

Global pipeline control systems manufacturer Rotork has turned to Bluestar PLM for help

How William Hill Australia has significantly increased revenue

How William Hill Australia has significantly increased revenue
By Rebecca Gibson | 27 April 2017

Avanade has helped Australia’s largest telephone and online betting company to streamline online operations and enhance the customer experience

Avanade has helped Australia’s largest telephone and online betting company to streamline operations

Chessington Garden Centre expands with Microsoft Dynamics NAV

Chessington Garden Centre expands with Microsoft Dynamics NAV
By Lindsay James | 21 April 2017

Microsoft’s ERP solution combines with LS Retail’s POS solution to deliver new efficiencies 

Ensuring a hitch-free premiere of Batman v Superman

Ensuring a hitch-free premiere of Batman v Superman
By Lindsay James | 20 April 2017

With help from Microsoft, Warner Brothers premiered Batman v Superman to the masses without a hitch

With help from Microsoft, Warner Brothers premiered Batman v Superman to the masses without a hitch 

From paper to digital: NHS Wales turns to iBabs to digitise meetings

From paper to digital: NHS Wales turns to iBabs to digitise meetings
By Rebecca Lambert | 18 April 2017

NHS Wales board members have moved to paperless meetings, saving them time, money and paper, using iBabs software

How Fox’s Biscuits has boosted its customer service levels

How Fox’s Biscuits has boosted its customer service levels
By Lindsay James | 27 March 2017

The UK biscuit company has improved its forecasting, manufacturing and promotions planning practices

The UK biscuit company has improved its forecasting, manufacturing and promotions planning practices

More efficient engineering change at Mobile Technologies Inc

More efficient engineering change at Mobile Technologies Inc
By Lindsay James | 13 March 2017

Using Bluestar PLM’s solution running on Microsoft Dynamics AX, Mobile Technologies Inc has reduced time spent on engineering change order processes by 80%

Mobile Technologies Inc has implemented Bluestar PLM’s solution running on Microsoft Dynamics AX

Creating business efficiency and growth at Planet Dryers

Creating business efficiency and growth at Planet Dryers
By Lindsay James | 06 March 2017

The industrial specialist Planet Dryers is using Solid Edge from Siemens PLM Software to design customised food processing machines quickly and easily

Planet Dryers is using Solid Edge from Siemens PLM Software to design machines quickly and easily

Supporting business growth strategies at JYSK Nordic

Supporting business growth strategies at JYSK Nordic
By Sean Dudley | 03 March 2017

The furniture and accessories retailer has turned to Veeam’s backup solutions to keep its distribution centres up and running at all times

JYSK Nordic has chosen Veeam’s backup solutions to keep its distribution centres running at all times

Enabling greater visibility at the University of British Columbia

Enabling greater visibility at the University of British Columbia
By Sean Dudley | 27 February 2017

Canadian university’s department of IT has turned to Veeam to help meet its backup and replication needs

Canadian university’s department of IT has turned to Veeam to help meet its backup and replication needs

Connecting the global workforce at Uvex Group

Connecting the global workforce at Uvex Group
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 February 2017

Avanade has helped the safety equipment manufacturer migrate more than 2,000 employees to Microsoft Office 365

Avanade has helped the safety equipment manufacturer migrate to Microsoft Office 365

Providing healthcare via video in remote communities

Providing healthcare via video in remote communities
By Lindsay James | 20 February 2017

RingMD is using Microsoft cloud solutions to connect patients in India with doctors via video

Optimising finance management at Ducks Unlimited Canada

Optimising finance management at Ducks Unlimited Canada
By Rebecca Gibson | 20 February 2017

Private non-profit charity Ducks Unlimited Canada is set to improve its finance management with Avanade and the new cloud-based Microsoft Dynamics ERP solution

Private non-profit charity Ducks Unlimited Canada is improving its finance management with Avanade

Smart laundry: How Berendsen UK is leveraging IoT

Smart laundry: How Berendsen UK is leveraging IoT
By Lindsay James | 17 February 2017

The company is using the Microsoft Internet of Things (IoT) Hub to improve its business processes