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Microsoft Teams adoption to double within two years
News, Office, Skype | Elly Yates-Roberts

Microsoft Teams adoption to double within two years

Spiceworks study finds the Office 365 app is catching up with Skype for Business in popularity

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

PayiQ selected for Young Innovative Company programme
News, Cloud, Azure | Elly Yates-Roberts

PayiQ selected for Young Innovative Company programme

Business Finland’s funding opportunity aims to accelerate the growth of Finnish companies

Barracuda adds new tools to its Total Email Protection solution
News, Security | Lindsay James

Barracuda adds new tools to its Total Email Protection solution

With Forensics and Incident Response, users can more efficiently find and investigate targeted email attacks

How will robotic process automation evolve in 2019?
News, AI | Guest

How will robotic process automation evolve in 2019?

Metaviewer’s Alyssa Putzer says workers will reap the benefits of robots, without fear for their jobs

Shoppers want free and fast delivery, says NRF
News, Retail | Elly Yates-Roberts

Shoppers want free and fast delivery, says NRF

Quarterly report shows consumers embracing new pick-up options, such as collecting in-store

Microsoft joins forces with Walgreens Boots Alliance to transform healthcare
News, Healthcare, Cloud, Azure | Elly Yates-Roberts

Microsoft joins forces with Walgreens Boots Alliance to transform healthcare

Partnership aims to provide care that is more personal, affordable and accessible

Four ways retailers can provide great customer experiences
News, Retail, Big data, Azure, AI | Elly Yates-Roberts

Four ways retailers can provide great customer experiences

Microsoft’s Shelley Bransten talks about finding success by being customer-focused

Steelcase chooses Microsoft to help design high-tech offices
News | Elly Yates-Roberts

Steelcase chooses Microsoft to help design high-tech offices

New corporate spaces will encourage productivity and feature Microsoft devices

Ørsted chooses Microsoft advanced analytics, AI and the cloud
News, Resources, Cloud, AI | Elly Yates-Roberts

Ørsted chooses Microsoft advanced analytics, AI and the cloud

Danish renewable energy supplier will use the tech to improve efficiency

Feature stories
Tackling security challenges in financial services
Feature, Financial services, Cloud, Azure | Mon 21 Jan, 2019

Tackling security challenges in financial services

How Microsoft is helping firms tackle evolving security threats in an increasingly digital world

How luxury retail brands are winning with Microsoft technology
Feature, Retail | Wed 19 Dec, 2018

How luxury retail brands are winning with Microsoft technology

L’Oréal, YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP and EON are undergoing digital transformation

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