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Zurich Insurance to digitise workplace with help of DXC Technology
News, Windows 10 | Rebecca Gibson

Zurich Insurance to digitise workplace with help of DXC Technology

Employees to benefit from consumer-like workplace solutions, PC device management and Windows 10

New Barracuda survey reveals shift in cyber security priorities
News, Security, AI | Elly Yates-Roberts

New Barracuda survey reveals shift in cyber security priorities

Ransomware and phishing/spear phishing are top concerns for today’s businesses

Rubrik launches accelerator for Azure to offer fast track to the cloud
News, Cloud, Azure | Elly Yates-Roberts

Rubrik launches accelerator for Azure to offer fast track to the cloud

Initiative offers a single platform to manage and protect hybrid cloud data

Microsoft and Glasswall Solutions collaborate using Azure and Office 365
News, Azure | Elly Yates-Roberts

Microsoft and Glasswall Solutions collaborate using Azure and Office 365

Gold ISV partner has developed solution to prevent file-borne cyberattacks

Microsoft unveils initiatives to help businesses adopt artificial intelligence
News, Azure, AI | Elly Yates-Roberts

Microsoft unveils initiatives to help businesses adopt artificial intelligence

New updates include Azure Cognitive Services containers and new AI features in Power BI

Microsoft to acquire conversational AI and bot development firm XOXCO
News, Azure, AI | Elly Yates-Roberts

Microsoft to acquire conversational AI and bot development firm XOXCO

Texas-based studio is the latest in a series of Microsoft acquisitions to accelerate AI development

Microsoft helps ZenCity raises US$6 million to aid local governments
News, Government, Big data, AI | Elly Yates-Roberts

Microsoft helps ZenCity raises US$6 million to aid local governments

Funding will help start-up to improve its artificial intelligence and big data solution

Why fashion retailers are benefitting from data mastery
News, Retail | Elly Yates-Roberts

Why fashion retailers are benefitting from data mastery

New whitepaper from Coeo details seven key themes that facilitate success

Nielsen partners with Microsoft to accelerate retail innovation
News, Retail, Cloud, Azure | Elly Yates-Roberts

Nielsen partners with Microsoft to accelerate retail innovation

Alliance aims to accelerate growth and innovation of fast-moving consumer goods and retail companies

PayiQ and SkedGo partner for public transport ticketing solutions
News, Transportation, Cloud, Azure | Elly Yates-Roberts

PayiQ and SkedGo partner for public transport ticketing solutions

The alliance will provide smart cities with a new generation of ‘mobility as a service’ solutions

Feature stories
Microsoft and partners: enabling the digital economy
Feature, Financial services | Fri 16 Nov, 2018

Microsoft and partners: enabling the digital economy

New technologies are empowering financial firms to improve customer experience and more

How the cloud is driving huge change across the media industry
Feature, Media | Mon 29 Oct, 2018

How the cloud is driving huge change across the media industry

In an exclusive roundtable interview, industry experts debate the unique needs of media companies

How to take the customer experience to the next level
Feature, Retail | Fri 26 Oct, 2018

How to take the customer experience to the next level

Modern POS systems enable retailers to boost customer satisfaction, says Microsoft’s Vic Miles

Faster, better, cheaper: meeting the needs of the modern insurer
Feature, Financial services, Insurance | Thu 25 Oct, 2018

Faster, better, cheaper: meeting the needs of the modern insurer

Mark Brown from Willis Towers Watson says pioneering companies are implementing smart tools 

A new vision for operations: the need for digital tech
Feature | Tue 23 Oct, 2018

A new vision for operations: the need for digital tech

A range of leading partners tell us about the rapidly changing world of digitally-powered commerce

How artificial intelligence is transforming the media industry
Feature, Media, AI | Fri 07 Sep, 2018

How artificial intelligence is transforming the media industry

While AI offers promise for media companies, success to date has been reserved for the pioneering few

How technology will help to connect cities of the future
Feature, Government, Cloud | Wed 22 Aug, 2018

How technology will help to connect cities of the future

Civic leaders are looking to reengineer their cities to enable them to do more with less

Breaking the retail monolith with flexible and scalable solutions
Feature, Retail, Azure | Mon 13 Aug, 2018

Breaking the retail monolith with flexible and scalable solutions

Microsoft’s Vic Miles explains why microservices enable retailers to transform the customer experience

 

How Microsoft solutions are changing the game for insurers

How Microsoft solutions are changing the game for insurers

Firms are using the cloud to manage risk, increase efficiency and enhance the customer experience

A look inside the new manufacturing landscape
Feature, Manufacturing | Mon 23 Jul, 2018

A look inside the new manufacturing landscape

How the implementation of new technologies is enabling manufacturers to up their game