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News articles
The Autumn 2017 issue of The Record is out now!
News | Lindsay James

The Autumn 2017 issue of The Record is out now!

This issue covers a wide range of topics including the transformation of business models and Sibos 2017

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to close Sibos 2017 in Toronto
News, Financial services, Sibos | Lindsay James

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to close Sibos 2017 in Toronto

Nadella will explain how technology is profoundly impacting every aspect of our society and economies 

AI is creating jobs and increasing sales, says Capgemini report
News, Professional services, AI | Elizabeth Robinson

AI is creating jobs and increasing sales, says Capgemini report

Research shows that four in five companies implementing AI have created new jobs 

Microsoft and Amazon announce first-of-its-kind collaboration
News, Windows 10 | Lindsay James

Microsoft and Amazon announce first-of-its-kind collaboration

The collaboration will ensure consumers and developers get more value and choice

Sibos 2017: CGI moves BESS All Payments and HotScan to Azure
News, Financial services, Sibos | Sean Dudley

Sibos 2017: CGI moves BESS All Payments and HotScan to Azure

Move aims to support instant payments as regulatory landscape changes in Europe and US

AWS and Microsoft launch Gluon deep learning library
News, Professional services, AI | Elizabeth Robinson

AWS and Microsoft launch Gluon deep learning library

Developers will be able to easily and quickly build machine learning models via new interface

Sibos 2017: Murex’s MX.3 platform coming to Microsoft Azure
News, Cloud | Sean Dudley

Sibos 2017: Murex’s MX.3 platform coming to Microsoft Azure

Companies working together to enable digital transformation in the financial services space

Sibos 2017: Volante Technologies moves payment suite to Azure
News, Financial services, Cloud, Azure | Rebecca Gibson

Sibos 2017: Volante Technologies moves payment suite to Azure

Moving the VolPay Suite to the cloud will give financial firms better payment capabilities and reduce costs

enVista's Microsoft solutions practice achieves 44% growth
News, Professional services, Dynamics | Elizabeth Robinson

enVista's Microsoft solutions practice achieves 44% growth

Firm attributes results to new Microsoft business applications suite

Symantec uses Microsoft cloud to increase customer security
News, Professional services, Cloud, Azure | Elizabeth Robinson

Symantec uses Microsoft cloud to increase customer security

Microsoft Azure will help deliver Norton to more than 50 million people

Feature stories
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

How Microsoft’s Smart Cities initiative is enabling accessibility for all
Feature, Government | Mon 07 Aug, 2017

How Microsoft’s Smart Cities initiative is enabling accessibility for all

We take a look at how a new accessibility toolkit is supporting Microsoft’s Smart Cities initiative

Why broadcasting is so much better in the cloud
Feature, Media, Azure | Fri 07 Jul, 2017

Why broadcasting is so much better in the cloud

Tony Emerson explains why Microsoft’s Azure cloud is the platform of choice for leading broadcasters

The secret to staying ahead of the game in manufacturing
Feature, Manufacturing | Thu 06 Jul, 2017

The secret to staying ahead of the game in manufacturing

Microsoft’s Enrique Andaluz explains how manufacturers can create a culture of innovation 

How AI can enhance the customer experience
Feature, Financial services, AI | Thu 06 Jul, 2017

How AI can enhance the customer experience

How artificial intelligence could improve banks’ ability to personalise the customer experience 

The tech that’s empowering the teams of tomorrow
Feature, Office, SharePoint, Skype | Wed 05 Jul, 2017

The tech that’s empowering the teams of tomorrow

Why businesses from Facebook to AXA are using Microsoft tools to better connect their workforce 

How financial institutions can deliver better customer experiences
Feature, Financial services, Azure | Fri 23 Jun, 2017

How financial institutions can deliver better customer experiences

VeriPark’s Next Best Action solution is helping financial institutions to turn data into valuable insight

How Microsoft is driving innovation across borders
Feature | Wed 07 Jun, 2017

How Microsoft is driving innovation across borders

How Microsoft's innovation centres are helping start-ups, academia, governments and partners

How insurers can harness the power of analytics

How insurers can harness the power of analytics

Insurers have an opportunity to improve loss ratios and boost sales with better customer service