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News articles
Six ways to create a memorable customer experience
News | Lindsay James

Six ways to create a memorable customer experience

Experts offer valuable insight into how companies can exceed expectations and boost the bottom line 

The top five things a customer needs from their bank
News, Financial services | Lindsay James

The top five things a customer needs from their bank

Banking needs to be easy and customers should be properly understood

Secured2 releases cyber warranty to protect users from data breaches
News, Dynamics, Azure | Elizabeth Robinson

Secured2 releases cyber warranty to protect users from data breaches

Programme provides up to US$5 million in indemnification benefits to participants

What to expect from next week’s Hannover Messe event
News, Manufacturing, AI | Elizabeth Robinson

What to expect from next week’s Hannover Messe event

The core message will be around the transformational impact of AI in factories 

Bottomline Technologies deploys solutions through AppSource
News, Dynamics | Elizabeth Robinson

Bottomline Technologies deploys solutions through AppSource

Users will have greater access complementary lines of business software

PayiQ expands the use of its ticket app to St. Petersburg
News, Transportation, Azure | Elizabeth Robinson

PayiQ expands the use of its ticket app to St. Petersburg

Microsoft Azure powered solution lets users top up their Porodozhnik travel card with their phone

GCI wins Skype for Business contact centre contract with Shelter
News, Communications, Skype | Elizabeth Robinson

GCI wins Skype for Business contact centre contract with Shelter

Move will allow the charity to use cloud-based technology to run a more flexible contact centre 

Microsoft releases new intelligent security innovations
News, Azure, IoT, AI | Elizabeth Robinson

Microsoft releases new intelligent security innovations

Solutions will help businesses manage cybersecurity threats aimed at IoT and edge devices

Cloud2 launches new services built on cloud-based Power BI
News, Healthcare, Cloud | Elizabeth Robinson

Cloud2 launches new services built on cloud-based Power BI

Solutions allow users to see their organisation’s data in interactive ways

Willis Towers Watson study highlights surge in insurtech M&As in Asia
News, Insurance, AI | Elizabeth Robinson

Willis Towers Watson study highlights surge in insurtech M&As in Asia

Research found that transaction volume reached US$460 million in 2017, over three times that of 2016

Feature stories
Empowering employees with new technologies
Feature, Professional services, IoT, AI | Fri 13 Apr, 2018

Empowering employees with new technologies

Successful businesses are leveraging Microsoft solutions to empower employee collaboration 

How to create amazing and memorable customer experiences
Feature, Retail | Thu 15 Feb, 2018

How to create amazing and memorable customer experiences

Microsoft’s Pinar Salk tells us how technologies like machine learning are helping retailers 

Understanding the four big compute pillars
Feature, Manufacturing, IoT | Mon 29 Jan, 2018

Understanding the four big compute pillars

Microsoft’s big compute solution has enabled manufacturers to digitally recreate the physical world 

How digital transformation is impacting the media industry
Feature, Media, Cloud, Azure, AI | Wed 24 Jan, 2018

How digital transformation is impacting the media industry

Media companies look towards cloud-based solutions to help them adapt to digital transformation

The winning combination of technologies
Feature, Cloud, Azure | Tue 16 Jan, 2018

The winning combination of technologies

Box and Microsoft are bringing together the best of two organisations’ respective cloud offerings 

How technology is influencing the insurance industry
Feature, Insurance, IoT, AI | Mon 15 Jan, 2018

How technology is influencing the insurance industry

Insurers are leveraging new technologies to transform their business for the digital age 

Fostering new ideas to progress digital transformation

Fostering new ideas to progress digital transformation

When enterprise employees are connected on a digital level, the power of their business increases

The importance of planning ahead for retail success
Feature, Retail, Dynamics, Azure | Mon 04 Dec, 2017

The importance of planning ahead for retail success

Microsoft’s ShiSh Shridhar explains how analytics, machine learning and AI empower retailers

Bridging the skills gap in the digital technology industry
Feature, Education | Mon 16 Oct, 2017

Bridging the skills gap in the digital technology industry

Digital technology has brought new opportunities to innovate, compete and drive economic growth

The technology transforming business models
Feature | Wed 04 Oct, 2017

The technology transforming business models

Kate O’Flaherty hears from Toni Townes-Whitley plus a number of key Microsoft partners