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Caxton offers faster, cheaper payments with blockchain on Azure

Caxton offers faster, cheaper payments with blockchain on Azure
By Rebecca Lambert | 01 March 2017

The UK forex firm’s private blockchain system uses Microsoft’s cloud platform

Avanade acquires software and digital strategy firm Infusion

Avanade acquires software and digital strategy firm Infusion
By Rebecca Gibson | 01 March 2017

Deal allows Avanade to expand its domain expertise in capital markets and financial services sectors

IndependenceIT launches version 5.1 of Cloud Workspace Suite platform

IndependenceIT launches version 5.1 of Cloud Workspace Suite platform
By Sean Dudley | 01 March 2017

Latest release supports Azure Resource Manager and Windows 2016 Session Server

ClearBank is built from the ground up on Microsoft platform

ClearBank is built from the ground up on Microsoft platform
By Rebecca Lambert | 28 February 2017

New UK clearing bank runs on a combined public and private cloud infrastructure

HP reveals new Windows 10 2-in-1 device at Mobile World Congress

HP reveals new Windows 10 2-in-1 device at Mobile World Congress
By Sean Dudley | 28 February 2017

HP Pro x2 512 G2 can be used in laptop and tablet modes for enhanced mobility

Five tips for successfully navigating digital transformation

Five tips for successfully navigating digital transformation
By Lindsay James | 27 February 2017

The Microsoft Business team has come up with five tips that will help CXOs stay ahead of the game

E-commerce and multichannel to top the bill at IRX and EX this April

E-commerce and multichannel to top the bill at IRX and EX this April
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 February 2017

More than 5,000 industry players expected to discuss the latest retail trends

Azure Search launches for Microsoft's cloud customers in the UK

Azure Search launches for Microsoft's cloud customers in the UK
By Lindsay James | 24 February 2017

Azure Search can analyse the text typed into an app’s search box and recognises 56 different languages

Stryker enhances operating room design with Microsoft HoloLens

Stryker enhances operating room design with Microsoft HoloLens
By Sean Dudley | 23 February 2017

New solution allows surgery staff to envisage room configurations using holograms and mixed reality

US$1.2 trillion to be spent on digital transformation in 2017

US$1.2 trillion to be spent on digital transformation in 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | 23 February 2017

IDC report forecasts that spending will reach US$2 trillion by 2020

Microsoft Edge works with NAAEE to develop digital storytelling platform

Microsoft Edge works with NAAEE to develop digital storytelling platform
By Sean Dudley | 22 February 2017

Organisation collaborate to help support environmental education and civic engagement

Citi Tech for Integrity Challenge searches out public sector innovation

Citi Tech for Integrity Challenge searches out public sector innovation
By Rebecca Lambert | 21 February 2017

The global competition will source innovative technology that promotes public sector integrity

Microsoft launches Healthcare NExT initiative

Microsoft launches Healthcare NExT initiative
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 February 2017

New initiatives enable partners to use Microsoft's cloud, AI and research to transform healthcare

Flipkart and Microsoft partner to help deliver enhanced online shopping

Flipkart and Microsoft partner to help deliver enhanced online shopping
By Sean Dudley | 20 February 2017

India-based online marketplace to innovate with Azure, Cortana and Power BI

Tata Motors and Microsoft India join forces to enhance in-car efficiency

Tata Motors and Microsoft India join forces to enhance in-car efficiency
By Lindsay James | 16 February 2017

Tata Motors is using Microsoft’s connected vehicle technologies on the Azure intelligent cloud platform

Companies losing billions from ineffective customer loyalty plans

Companies losing billions from ineffective customer loyalty plans
By Rebecca Gibson | 15 February 2017

Accenture identifies five ‘languages of loyalty’ that are driving customer relationships in the digital age