Author: Elly Yates-Roberts

Elly Yates-Roberts is a writer for The Record, reporting on the latest news from Microsoft and its partner network.

 

 

 

 

Microsoft joins forces with Walgreens Boots Alliance to transform healthcare

Microsoft joins forces with Walgreens Boots Alliance to transform healthcare
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 January 2019

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

Four ways retailers can provide great customer experiences

Four ways retailers can provide great customer experiences
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 January 2019

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

Steelcase chooses Microsoft to help design high-tech offices

Steelcase chooses Microsoft to help design high-tech offices
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 January 2019

New corporate spaces will encourage productivity and feature Microsoft devices

Ørsted chooses Microsoft advanced analytics, AI and the cloud

Ørsted chooses Microsoft advanced analytics, AI and the cloud
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 January 2019

Danish renewable energy supplier will use the tech to improve efficiency

Seven compelling reasons to bet on Microsoft Azure

Seven compelling reasons to bet on Microsoft Azure
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 January 2019

New Signature’s Juliet Strong highlights the benefits of using the cloud to host SAP

How will today’s innovation impact the payment industry’s future?

How will today’s innovation impact the payment industry’s future?
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 January 2019

CeFPro’s Sophie Bottazzi outlines what to expect at the 2nd Annual Payments Forum

Five ways retailers can tackle cyberattacks

Five ways retailers can tackle cyberattacks
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 January 2019

More than half of retail organisations in Asia Pacific have experienced a security incident

Microsoft joins with Allscripts to further innovation in clinical research

Microsoft joins with Allscripts to further innovation in clinical research
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 January 2019

Partnership aims to enhance clinical research design and conduct studies more efficiently

Microsoft adds new features to Teams to increase collaboration

Microsoft adds new features to Teams to increase collaboration
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 January 2019

New tools include location sharing and manager praise, customisable to suit workforces on the go

Singapore clinics remove paper and queues with Assurance Technology

Singapore clinics remove paper and queues with Assurance Technology
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 January 2019

Microsoft Azure-based solution digitally transforms healthcare operations, saving time and resources

LG partners with Microsoft to help it advance autonomous vehicles

LG partners with Microsoft to help it advance autonomous vehicles
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 January 2019

Microsoft Azure and AI technology will be at the crux of new developments

Korsisaari chooses PayiQ to help create mobile ticketing app

Korsisaari chooses PayiQ to help create mobile ticketing app
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 January 2019

Finnish public transport operator is using the digital channel to improve services and increase ticket sales

Narayana Health uses Microsoft Azure and Power BI to improve healthcare

Narayana Health uses Microsoft Azure and Power BI to improve healthcare
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 January 2019

Indian multi-specialty hospitals use data analytics and AI to reduce costs for patients

Kroger chooses Microsoft to deliver a digital retail experience in-store

Kroger chooses Microsoft to deliver a digital retail experience in-store
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 January 2019

Two firms will present the retail-as-a-service solution at NRF 2019: Retail’s Big Show

Microsoft’s Ralph Haupter outlines tech decisions CEOs must make in 2019

Microsoft’s Ralph Haupter outlines tech decisions CEOs must make in 2019
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 January 2019

Five pointers aim to help organisations embrace and drive ‘tech intensity’ in their digital transformations

UK Government encourages public sector organisations to use Office 365

UK Government encourages public sector organisations to use Office 365
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 January 2019

Microsoft technology will help workers better communicate and collaborate with colleagues

Microsoft AI solution MyAnalytics helps employees manage their workload

Microsoft AI solution MyAnalytics helps employees manage their workload
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 January 2019

Tool shows users how long they spend in meetings, answering emails and working late

Two new security and compliance offerings to launch in Microsoft 365

Two new security and compliance offerings to launch in Microsoft 365
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 January 2019

Products will help businesses tackle cybersecurity threats and meet GDPR regulations

Microsoft’s Jennifer Byrne outlines her top digital transformations of the year

Microsoft’s Jennifer Byrne outlines her top digital transformations of the year
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 02 January 2019

IRIS, XTO Energy and XOGO are benefitting from technologies built on Azure 

Was 2018 the year Microsoft changed the face of retail?

Was 2018 the year Microsoft changed the face of retail?
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 31 December 2018

The Azure cloud, HoloLens, AI and chatbots are transforming how we shop 

How Microsoft is using AI to develop personalised healthcare

How Microsoft is using AI to develop personalised healthcare
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 December 2018

Christopher Bishop discusses the balance between keeping data private and improving healthcare

Microsoft Europe’s ten biggest news stories of 2018

Microsoft Europe’s ten biggest news stories of 2018
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 December 2018

Round up includes Volkwagen’s shareable car of the future and POLITICO’s Election Hub using Power BI 

How will technology transform our lives in 2019?

How will technology transform our lives in 2019?
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 December 2018

GP Bullhound releases predictions which include a rise in digital banking and smarter retail tech 

ZestFinance and Microsoft collaborate on AI solution for finance industry

ZestFinance and Microsoft collaborate on AI solution for finance industry
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 December 2018

Two firms hope to improve assessment of creditworthiness with machine learning and data 

BP is using Microsoft Azure to reduce time oil drilling and boost productivity

BP is using Microsoft Azure to reduce time oil drilling and boost productivity
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 December 2018

Manish Naik outlines the benefits of using the cloud and machine learning for exploring data

itim launches pricing and promotions software built on Microsoft SQL Server

itim launches pricing and promotions software built on Microsoft SQL Server
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 December 2018

Software finds the best promotions for retailers using data on social media trends and the weather 

Microsoft Teams adoption to double within two years

Microsoft Teams adoption to double within two years
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 December 2018

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

AI provides US$300 billion opportunity for retail firms, finds Capgemini

AI provides US$300 billion opportunity for retail firms, finds Capgemini
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 December 2018

Recent study reveals the value of artificial intelligence when implemented correctly 

Wilson Parking launches digital solution on Microsoft Azure cloud

Wilson Parking launches digital solution on Microsoft Azure cloud
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 December 2018

Service offers drivers using the new Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge a more seamless experience

Microsoft adds audio description and subtitles to Skype and PowerPoint

Microsoft adds audio description and subtitles to Skype and PowerPoint
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 December 2018

Features aim to help those hard of hearing, learning a language or listening to non-native languages

Microsoft and BlackRock to reimagine retirement planning

Microsoft and BlackRock to reimagine retirement planning
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 December 2018

Partnership aims to help people foster better saving and investment habits for the future

RSA Conference announces keynote speakers for 2019

RSA Conference announces keynote speakers for 2019
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 December 2018

Two stages will host keynotes and panels featuring industry experts and special guest Tina Fey