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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

PayiQ’s partnership with Pivo reaps success in mobile ticketing
News, Transportation | Elly Yates-Roberts

PayiQ’s partnership with Pivo reaps success in mobile ticketing

Combination of the firm’s technologies has become very popular with Finnish customers

Microsoft and Qwant to drive a more private search experience
News, Cloud, Azure | Elly Yates-Roberts

Microsoft and Qwant to drive a more private search experience

Qwant will leverage Azure while maintaining its own technology and algorithm for confidentiality of users

Microsoft and Eneco to drive sustainable business transformations
News, Resources, Cloud, Azure | Elly Yates-Roberts

Microsoft and Eneco to drive sustainable business transformations

Partnership will use clean wind energy to power datacentres as of 2022

BitTitan and 21Vianet Blue Cloud partner to address Office 365 growth
News, Communications, Office | Elly Yates-Roberts

BitTitan and 21Vianet Blue Cloud partner to address Office 365 growth

MigrationWiz User Migration Bundle will help Chinese Microsoft partners move to the cloud

ConsenSys, LVMH and Microsoft launch blockchain platform
News, Retail, Cloud, Azure | Elly Yates-Roberts

ConsenSys, LVMH and Microsoft launch blockchain platform

AURA will serve the luxury industry with product tracking based on Ethereum and Microsoft Azure

Hückmann chooses iFD Engineering for warehouse management
News, Manufacturing, Dynamics | Elly Yates-Roberts

Hückmann chooses iFD Engineering for warehouse management

Microsoft Dynamics NAV-based system is supported by mobile app for greater productivity

Whisky distillery uses Microsoft tech for new flavour combinations
News, Retail, Big data, AI | Elly Yates-Roberts

Whisky distillery uses Microsoft tech for new flavour combinations

Mackmyra will use AI to combine existing recipes, customer preferences and sales data

Mitsubishi to acquire ICONICS to strengthen software portfolio
News, Manufacturing, Cloud | Elly Yates-Roberts

Mitsubishi to acquire ICONICS to strengthen software portfolio

Partnership will help the firm to access the manufacturing and building automation markets 

Feature stories
How Microsoft is giving power to the people
Feature, Manufacturing, Dynamics, Cloud, IoT, AI | Thu 23 May, 2019

How Microsoft is giving power to the people

We look at how the firm’s technology advances in intelligent manufacturing are game-changing for the industry


How we can ensure the security of cyberspace

How we can ensure the security of cyberspace

Uniting governments, private firms and the public may be the answer for public sector organisations

Gaining the competitive edge in insurance
Feature, Financial services, Cloud, Azure | Mon 22 Apr, 2019

Gaining the competitive edge in insurance

Providers are examining all aspects of their operations as they strive to deliver on consumers’ expectations

Achieving brand dominance with Microsoft
Feature, Retail, Cloud, IoT, AI | Wed 10 Apr, 2019

Achieving brand dominance with Microsoft

Shelley Bransten explains the secret to success when retaining relevance with customers

The technology at the heart of a future-ready workforce
Feature, Communications, Media, AI | Mon 01 Apr, 2019

The technology at the heart of a future-ready workforce

Businesses are turning to technology to help workers upgrade their skills to remain employable

Creating, managing and distributing media content with Microsoft Azure
Feature, Media, Cloud, Azure | Fri 29 Mar, 2019

Creating, managing and distributing media content with Microsoft Azure

We spoke to many executives to find out why companies worldwide are choosing the platform

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