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News articles
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

Linkfresh launches ERP suite on Microsoft Dynamics 365
News, Retail, Dynamics | Elly Yates-Roberts

Linkfresh launches ERP suite on Microsoft Dynamics 365

Software offers fresh produce suppliers improved touchscreen operations and mobile warehousing

Hannover Messe: High-calibre speakers at first Lightweighting Summit
News, Event, Manufacturing | Elly Yates-Roberts

Hannover Messe: High-calibre speakers at first Lightweighting Summit

Event will explore and promote the importance of lightweight design and engineering

Wales to give schools free access to Microsoft 365
News, Education, Office | Elly Yates-Roberts

Wales to give schools free access to Microsoft 365

Investment will help around 467,000 young people access technology and reduce costs

Microsoft and University of Washington create automated DNA data storage
News, Cloud, Big data | Elly Yates-Roberts

Microsoft and University of Washington create automated DNA data storage

The system can store far more than datacentres and frees up researchers’ time for other tasks

Over 200 first-time exhibitors to attend NAB Show 2019
News, Event, Media, AI | Tim Grayson

Over 200 first-time exhibitors to attend NAB Show 2019

Among 650 exhibiting companies at the show, Microsoft is set to have a significant presence

The importance of security in the supply chain
News, Security, IoT | Guest

The importance of security in the supply chain

Alissa Whitney outlines the highlights of Microsoft’s 24th Security Intelligence Report

ExchangeTek chooses Trusted Data Solutions for archive migration services
News, Communications, Office | Elly Yates-Roberts

ExchangeTek chooses Trusted Data Solutions for archive migration services

Partnership aims to increase the number of sources that the Veritas partner can migrate to and from

Formpipe Lasernet celebrates 30 years of success at User Group Summit
News, Event | Elly Yates-Roberts

Formpipe Lasernet celebrates 30 years of success at User Group Summit

Firm will share its story with customers and partners in live demonstrations and talks

Feature stories
The health technology revolution starts with trust and privacy
Feature, Healthcare, Cloud, Azure, AI | Mon 18 Mar, 2019

The health technology revolution starts with trust and privacy

Innovations can improve patient experiences and outcomes despite budget and personnel constraints

Helping retailers understand the customer journey
Feature, Retail, Big data | Fri 22 Feb, 2019

Helping retailers understand the customer journey

Microsoft and its partners tell us how digital tech can help retailers gain insights from their data

Manufacturing on the edge with Microsoft
Feature, Manufacturing, Dynamics, Azure | Thu 21 Feb, 2019

Manufacturing on the edge with Microsoft

Colin Masson discusses how manufacturers can use new tech to create competitive advantages

The power of audience analytics in media and entertainment
Feature, Communications, Media, Big data | Wed 06 Feb, 2019

The power of audience analytics in media and entertainment

Connected analytics can help organisations deliver the right content to the right person at the right time

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