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Safepoint Insurance chooses Duck Creek Technologies

Safepoint Insurance chooses Duck Creek Technologies
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 May 2017

Duck Creek’s policy and billing solutions to help US insurer to diversify products and expand business

Microsoft unveils latest Surface Pro laptop device

Microsoft unveils latest Surface Pro laptop device
By Sean Dudley | 24 May 2017

New release supports the new Surface Pen and has 13 and a half hours of battery life

Synechron launches blockchain apps on the Microsoft Azure Marketplace

Synechron launches blockchain apps on the Microsoft Azure Marketplace
By Rebecca Lambert | 23 May 2017

It is the first company to share working blockchain applications on Microsoft’s public cloud platform

Microsoft reveals new Office 365 adoption content pack in PowerBI

Microsoft reveals new Office 365 adoption content pack in PowerBI
By Sean Dudley | 23 May 2017

Administrators able to gain analytical insights into usage to support targeted communication

Virtual digital assistants to be on 7.5 billion devices by 2021

Virtual digital assistants to be on 7.5 billion devices by 2021
By Rebecca Gibson | 23 May 2017

Ovum report finds that smartphones and tablets are leading the voice AI- capable devices market

Microsoft PoC Framework speeds up blockchain projects

Microsoft PoC Framework speeds up blockchain projects
By Rebecca Lambert | 22 May 2017

New framework provides the required code assets and templates to cut development time and costs

IFRS 17: what does it mean for the insurance industry?

IFRS 17: what does it mean for the insurance industry?
By Lindsay James | 22 May 2017

Willis Towers Watson warns that the new global standard will be a major challenge for insurers

Smart factories to add US$500 billion to global economy by 2020

Smart factories to add US$500 billion to global economy by 2020
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 May 2017

Capgemini research predicts 50% of factories could be smart by the end of 2022

Panasonic releases new 2-in-1 device powered by Windows 10

Panasonic releases new 2-in-1 device powered by Windows 10
By Sean Dudley | 19 May 2017

Toughbook 33 designed to meet the needs of mobile workers out in the field

The rise of cybercrime: how to avoid tech support scams

The rise of cybercrime: how to avoid tech support scams
By Lindsay James | 19 May 2017

Courtney Gregoire explains how Microsoft's Digital Crimes Unit is combatting tech support fraud

K3 Retail to help Sue Ryder streamline stock management

K3 Retail to help Sue Ryder streamline stock management
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 May 2017

UK charity to deploy Microsoft Dynamics-based ePOS and warehouse management system

Amdocs turns to Microsoft to help service providers unlock new revenue

Amdocs turns to Microsoft to help service providers unlock new revenue
By Lindsay James | 18 May 2017

The new Amdocs Cloud-Fusion solution leverages Microsoft’s Azure cloud infrastructure 

Microsoft and Indegene to create new CRM platform for life sciences

Microsoft and Indegene to create new CRM platform for life sciences
By Sean Dudley | 18 May 2017

Dynamics 365 for Sales platform to be combined with Indegene’s Omnipresence platform

Microsoft reports huge demand for Surface Hub in the UK

Microsoft reports huge demand for Surface Hub in the UK
By Lindsay James | 17 May 2017

As a result, fifteen more firms have joined the Microsoft Surface Hub partner programme

Microsoft enters new partnership with UN Human Rights Office

Microsoft enters new partnership with UN Human Rights Office
By Sean Dudley | 16 May 2017

Organisations collaborate to enhance use of technology to promote and protect human rights

BNP Paribas International Hackathon seeks exciting start-ups

BNP Paribas International Hackathon seeks exciting start-ups
By Rebecca Lambert | 16 May 2017

The competition will take place in 10 cities next month and aims to find innovative solutions in banking