Microsoft opens London venue to help UK remain tech leader

Microsoft opens London venue to help UK remain tech leader
By Elizabeth Robinson | 23 February 2018

The Reactor will give startups access to partners, customers and products

PowerON launches PowerON Pulse to help organisations manage devices

PowerON launches PowerON Pulse to help organisations manage devices
By Elizabeth Robinson | 23 February 2018

Solution will also monitor system performance directly from the Microsoft cloud


68% of businesses report high demand for digital skills, says Capgemini

68% of businesses report high demand for digital skills, says Capgemini
By Elizabeth Robinson | 22 February 2018

Research reveals corporate demand for cybersecurity is rising faster than internal supply


SmartCharge helps improve the efficiency of charging electric cars

SmartCharge helps improve the efficiency of charging electric cars
By Elizabeth Robinson | 21 February 2018

Meshcrafts is harnessing Microsoft Azure to increase security and scalability of its platform

Microsoft outlines three trends that will impact mixed reality in 2018

Microsoft outlines three trends that will impact mixed reality in 2018
By Elizabeth Robinson | 21 February 2018

New technologies will shape the next iteration of the HoloLens virtual reality solution 

Microsoft launches new programme to help startups in the UK

Microsoft launches new programme to help startups in the UK
By Elizabeth Robinson | 20 February 2018

Businesses involved will be able to benefit from Office 365 and Dynamics 365

25% of brands will use virtual customer assistants by 2020, says Gartner

25% of brands will use virtual customer assistants by 2020, says Gartner
By Elizabeth Robinson | 19 February 2018

Research reveals a 70% reduction in call, chat and email enquiries after implementation


What to expect from Mobile World Congress 2018

What to expect from Mobile World Congress 2018
By Elizabeth Robinson | 16 February 2018

Topics include how AI and blockchain will transform the telco industry 


Sydney to be eighth home to Microsoft ScaleUp programme

Sydney to be eighth home to Microsoft ScaleUp programme
By Elizabeth Robinson | 16 February 2018

Successful applicants gain access to expert advice and technology to support their startup

Ordnance Survey trials Microsoft AI to reduce home insurance premiums

Ordnance Survey trials Microsoft AI to reduce home insurance premiums
By Elizabeth Robinson | 15 February 2018

Machine learning technology can accurately identify different roof types 


Microsoft contributes to Taiwan’s renewable energy targets

Microsoft contributes to Taiwan’s renewable energy targets
By Elizabeth Robinson | 14 February 2018

Taiwanese government aims to increase the use of renewable energy to 20% by 2025

Microsoft uses Fujitsu’s PalmSecure to advance security

Microsoft uses Fujitsu’s PalmSecure to advance security
By Elizabeth Robinson | 12 February 2018

Solution uses unique vein patterns to identify and authenticate users 

PayPal chooses Microsoft 365 to support creative teamwork

PayPal chooses Microsoft 365 to support creative teamwork
By Elizabeth Robinson | 09 February 2018

Collaboration will help company bring new products to market more quickly

UK surgeons use Microsoft HoloLens to ‘see inside’ patients

UK surgeons use Microsoft HoloLens to ‘see inside’ patients
By Elizabeth Robinson | 08 February 2018

Mixed-reality headset allows surgical teams to locate blood vessels making procedures safer

Microsoft launches UK’s most powerful cloud services

Microsoft launches UK’s most powerful cloud services
By Elizabeth Robinson | 07 February 2018

M-Series virtual machines in Azure can handle large workloads involving a lot of data

Tribal Group uses Microsoft Azure to help reduce student dropout rates

Tribal Group uses Microsoft Azure to help reduce student dropout rates
By Elizabeth Robinson | 06 February 2018

Tribal Edge allows individuals to raise concerns about their learning

Siemens and Bridg partner to develop Digital Twin technologies

Siemens and Bridg partner to develop Digital Twin technologies
By Elizabeth Robinson | 05 February 2018

Solution will improve manufacturing throughput, product quality and reduce costs 

Organisations are slow to advance in data and analytics, says Gartner

Organisations are slow to advance in data and analytics, says Gartner
By Elizabeth Robinson | 05 February 2018

Survey reveals 91% of respondents have not reached a ‘transformational’ level of maturity 


Microsoft launches first AI residency programme in the UK

Microsoft launches first AI residency programme in the UK
By Elizabeth Robinson | 02 February 2018

Graduates will work alongside world-leading experts to solve real-world problems

Accenture to complete world’s largest deployment of Windows 10 in 2018

Accenture to complete world’s largest deployment of Windows 10 in 2018
By Elizabeth Robinson | 01 February 2018

Microsoft technologies are helping the firm to boost agility and productivity 

Columbia Sportswear adopts Microsoft cloud to enhance customer experience

Columbia Sportswear adopts Microsoft cloud to enhance customer experience
By Elizabeth Robinson | 31 January 2018

Collaboration will drive digital transformation by leveraging Dynamics 365 and Azure

Publicis Groupe and Microsoft partner for AI collaboration platform

Publicis Groupe and Microsoft partner for AI collaboration platform
By Elizabeth Robinson | 30 January 2018

‘Marcel’ will use artificial intelligence to change how teams and clients work together

Wiretap and Perspicuity partner on compliance solution

Wiretap and Perspicuity partner on compliance solution
By Elizabeth Robinson | 30 January 2018

‘Aware by Wiretap’ delivers organisational insight and intelligent policy enforcement

Babbobox and Infini Videos launch video search engine

Babbobox and Infini Videos launch video search engine
By Elizabeth Robinson | 26 January 2018

Azure Services-based system showcased at Microsoft Tech Summit in Birmingham, UK

CognitiveScale releases Cortex 5 to accelerate enterprise AI adoption

CognitiveScale releases Cortex 5 to accelerate enterprise AI adoption
By Elizabeth Robinson | 26 January 2018

Solution designed for companies looking to speed up implementations that pair humans and machines

Blackwell’s bookshop implements itim’s mobile technology

Blackwell’s bookshop implements itim’s mobile technology
By Elizabeth Robinson | 25 January 2018

Solution allows retailer to boost sales and reduce time spent on administrative tasks


Microsoft introduces new privacy tools ahead of Data Privacy Day

Microsoft introduces new privacy tools ahead of Data Privacy Day
By Elizabeth Robinson | 25 January 2018

Windows Insiders will receive an early preview of the Diagnostic Data Viewer

Microsoft joins ID2020 Alliance at World Economic Forum

Microsoft joins ID2020 Alliance at World Economic Forum
By Elizabeth Robinson | 24 January 2018

Public-private partnership committed to improving lives through digital identity

Find out about the cloud at Microsoft Tech Summit Birmingham

Find out about the cloud at Microsoft Tech Summit Birmingham
By Elizabeth Robinson | 24 January 2018

24-25 January 2018; National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham, UK

The event will cover how Microsoft’s cloud platform can help users in the digital transformation

Microsoft showcases four new Windows 10 PCs for schools

Microsoft showcases four new Windows 10 PCs for schools
By Elizabeth Robinson | 24 January 2018

Devices are spill-resistant, resilient enough to avoid breakages and feature an all-day battery life 

UK health service issues official guidance for moving to cloud

UK health service issues official guidance for moving to cloud
By Elizabeth Robinson | 22 January 2018

Transition could help NHS save money, enhance security and improve staff productivity


The benefits of using open educational resources to help students

The benefits of using open educational resources to help students
By Elizabeth Robinson | 19 January 2018

Jill Davis from itslearning discusses how teachers can make the most of existing resources 

Public cloud services spending forecast to reach US$160 billion in 2018

Public cloud services spending forecast to reach US$160 billion in 2018
By Elizabeth Robinson | 19 January 2018

International Data Corporation predicts an increase of 23% compared to 2017

Microsoft’s 15-inch Surface Book 2 now available in more countries

Microsoft’s 15-inch Surface Book 2 now available in more countries
By Elizabeth Robinson | 18 January 2018

Device features a detachable keyboard, 17-hour battery life and weighs 4.2 pounds

CASC partners with Dassault Systèmes to support digital transformation

CASC partners with Dassault Systèmes to support digital transformation
By Elizabeth Robinson | 17 January 2018

China’s space agency will use 3DEXPERIENCE to improve efficiency

Gartner predicts global IT spending will reach US$3.7 trillion in 2018

Gartner predicts global IT spending will reach US$3.7 trillion in 2018
By Elizabeth Robinson | 16 January 2018

Analyst’s research vice president says that blockchain, IoT and AI will continue to drive growth

Morrisons implements Blue Yonder’s AI stock replenishment technology

Morrisons implements Blue Yonder’s AI stock replenishment technology
By Elizabeth Robinson | 15 January 2018

Solution reduces product waste by accurately predicting customer demand 

Microsoft launches AI research hub in Taiwan

Microsoft launches AI research hub in Taiwan
By Elizabeth Robinson | 15 January 2018

Government predicts the centre will transform the island’s industrial sectors

AFC Bournemouth launches chatbot that reads emotion

AFC Bournemouth launches chatbot that reads emotion
By Elizabeth Robinson | 12 January 2018

CherryBot recognises feelings and uses intelligent conversation AI in engagement with fans

NRF confirms expanded programme ahead of New York show

NRF confirms expanded programme ahead of New York show
By Elizabeth Robinson | 11 January 2018

Annual conference, NRF 2018: Retail’s Big Show, kicks off on 14 January

TalkTalk transforms work culture with Microsoft 365 Enterprise

TalkTalk transforms work culture with Microsoft 365 Enterprise
By Elizabeth Robinson | 11 January 2018

Technologies allow the telecom company to improve its office environment 

VHV Versicherungen releases Mia to improve customer support

VHV Versicherungen releases Mia to improve customer support
By Elizabeth Robinson | 10 January 2018

Chatbot answers insurance-related questions and can help set up new policies

Toyota turns to Dassault Systèmes for digital marketing

Toyota turns to Dassault Systèmes for digital marketing
By Elizabeth Robinson | 08 January 2018

New brochures and online content will provide a personalised car purchasing experience

Adaptive Biotechnologies partners with Microsoft to map immune system

Adaptive Biotechnologies partners with Microsoft to map immune system
By Elizabeth Robinson | 05 January 2018

Collaboration will combine advances in AI with breakthroughs in biotechnology

Microsoft acquires Avere Systems to boost innovation in storage

Microsoft acquires Avere Systems to boost innovation in storage
By Elizabeth Robinson | 04 January 2018

Deal will benefit multiple industries including media and entertainment 

40% of banks lack a sustainable digital transformation strategy, finds IDC

40% of banks lack a sustainable digital transformation strategy, finds IDC
By Elizabeth Robinson | 03 January 2018

Slow nature of organisational change makes innovation in banking difficult

Hydratech Industries boosts communication with Bluestar PLM

Hydratech Industries boosts communication with Bluestar PLM
By Elizabeth Robinson | 21 December 2017

Design and production teams now better placed to work together at hydraulic systems manufacturer

Repsol signs agreement with Microsoft to develop digitisation strategy

Repsol signs agreement with Microsoft to develop digitisation strategy
By Elizabeth Robinson | 20 December 2017

Spanish energy firm will implement cloud technologies to improve data storage and data processes

Gourmet Candy Company reflects on benefits of outsourcing IT

Gourmet Candy Company reflects on benefits of outsourcing IT
By Elizabeth Robinson | 18 December 2017

Move helps confectionery retailer reduce spending and improve data backup

PGi’s GlobalMeet integrates with Skype for Business Server

PGi’s GlobalMeet integrates with Skype for Business Server
By Elizabeth Robinson | 15 December 2017

Conferencing solution allows workers inside and outside of an enterprise to join virtual meetings