Author: Rebecca Gibson

Rebecca Gibson is a journalist for technologyrecord.com, where she reports on the latest news from Microsoft and its partner network.

 

 

Zurich Insurance to digitise workplace with help of DXC Technology

Zurich Insurance to digitise workplace with help of DXC Technology
By Rebecca Gibson | 03 July 2018

Employees to benefit from consumer-like workplace solutions, PC device management and Windows 10

Microsoft Inspire 2018: Highlights from day one

Microsoft Inspire 2018: Highlights from day one
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 July 2018

We look at some of the key updates Microsoft executives revealed during their keynote speeches

Microsoft Inspire 2018: New features added to Microsoft IoT solutions

Microsoft Inspire 2018: New features added to Microsoft IoT solutions
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 July 2018

Updates to Azure IoT Central, IoT Edge and Maps will empower users to extend their IoT solutions

Microsoft Inspire 2018: GE and Microsoft expand IIoT partnership

Microsoft Inspire 2018: GE and Microsoft expand IIoT partnership
By Rebecca Gibson | 17 July 2018

GE Digital to integrate Predix portfolio with Microsoft Azure so companies can deploy IIoT applications

Intelligent automation in financial services to generate US$512bn by 2020

Intelligent automation in financial services to generate US$512bn by 2020
By Rebecca Gibson | 17 July 2018

Capgemini report finds AI and robotic process automation can cut costs and drive revenue

Microsoft to add Workplace Analytics and MyAnalytics nudges to Office 365

Microsoft to add Workplace Analytics and MyAnalytics nudges to Office 365
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 July 2018

New features will use data to improve individual and team productivity and collaboration

Gartner survey finds 80% of organisations lack digital dexterity

Gartner survey finds 80% of organisations lack digital dexterity
By Rebecca Gibson | 03 July 2018

Companies struggling to adopt 'new ways of work' solutions, such as mobile tools and virtual collaboration

Tackling global issues with cloud and IoT technology

Tackling global issues with cloud and IoT technology
By Rebecca Gibson | 07 June 2018

WaterForce leverages Microsoft Azure’s service platform through Schneider Electric’s cloud and hardware products to help farmers improve sustainability

WaterForce leverages Microsoft Azure’s service platform to help farmers improve sustainability

Microsoft Inspire: connecting Microsoft and its partners to drive transformation

Microsoft Inspire: connecting Microsoft and its partners to drive transformation
By Rebecca Gibson | 01 June 2018

15-19 July; Las Vegas, Nevada

Microsoft employees, partners and industry experts will discuss the future of enterprise 

How to successfully manage estates with cloud technology

How to successfully manage estates with cloud technology
By Rebecca Gibson | 28 May 2018

ICONICS and Microsoft Azure give UK Government’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy a new way to manage data from multiple property estates

ICONICS and Microsoft Azure provide a new way to manage data from multiple property estates 


SilverBridge deploys Microsoft Power BI solution for Hollard Life Namibia

SilverBridge deploys Microsoft Power BI solution for Hollard Life Namibia
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 May 2018

Platform provides Namibia-based insurance firm with real-time actionable insights from its data

Microsoft acquires conversational AI start-up Semantic Machines

Microsoft acquires conversational AI start-up Semantic Machines
By Rebecca Gibson | 22 May 2018

Companies aim to enable users to communicate more naturally with chatbots and virtual assistants

The secret to successfully using AI to power a new era of retail

The secret to successfully using AI to power a new era of retail
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 May 2018

Microsoft’s ShiSh Shridhar explains how retailers are using artificial intelligence-enabled virtual agents, robots, analytics and more to empower their employees, optimise their operations and delight customers

Microsoft’s ShiSh Shridhar explains how retailers are using AI-enabled virtual agents 

Four ways to build a powerful B2B customer experience

Four ways to build a powerful B2B customer experience
By Rebecca Gibson | 04 May 2018

Author, keynote speaker and customer experience futurist Blake Morgan highlights why companies need to focus on digital transformation, big data, personalisation and omnichannel

Customer experience futurist Blake Morgan highlights the benefits of new technologies

Visibility platforms are a key driver for successful experiential retail, says IDC

Visibility platforms are a key driver for successful experiential retail, says IDC
By Rebecca Gibson | 03 May 2018

Report finds that the systems help retailers to improve business productivity and customer experience 

Over 50% of businesses expect AI to create new jobs, says EY Global

Over 50% of businesses expect AI to create new jobs, says EY Global
By Rebecca Gibson | 01 May 2018

New poll shows that companies will use technology to develop products and boost operational efficiency

Smart factories to drive productivity growth in automotive sector

Smart factories to drive productivity growth in automotive sector
By Rebecca Gibson | 30 April 2018

Capgemini report predicts industry could achieve US$160 billion annually by 2023

New services to help ensure retail success

New services to help ensure retail success
By Rebecca Gibson | 20 April 2018

Michael Boykin and Daniel Munyan from DXC Technology explain how geomatics and omnilocation services can help retailers to capture data from their physical stores so they can meet, and exceed, the needs of their customers

DXC Technology's Michael Boykin and Daniel Munyan explain how geomatics services help capture data 

A new approach to cloud service delivery

A new approach to cloud service delivery
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 April 2018

Italy’s biggest cloud distributor uses interworks.cloud platform to expand and automate its Microsoft Cloud Services delivery channel for more than 12,000 resellers

Computer Gross uses interworks.cloud platform to expand its Microsoft Cloud Services channel 

Two new Microsoft Azure regions go live in Australia and New Zealand

Two new Microsoft Azure regions go live in Australia and New Zealand
By Rebecca Gibson | 03 April 2018

Microsoft joins with Canberra Data Centres to give governmental and other companies access to cloud

Microsoft restructures to focus on intelligent edge and intelligent cloud

Microsoft restructures to focus on intelligent edge and intelligent cloud
By Rebecca Gibson | 03 April 2018

Firm creates new Experience + Devices and Cloud + AI Platform teams, and makes leadership changes

Consumers would pay 16% more for better customer experience, says PwC

Consumers would pay 16% more for better customer experience, says PwC
By Rebecca Gibson | 27 March 2018

Survey finds that 73% of people view a positive experience as a key influence their brand loyalties

The importance of unifying global operations

The importance of unifying global operations
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 March 2018

DXC Eclipse helped a waterjet manufacturing company to consolidate its business units and improve data accuracy and sales processes by implementing Microsoft Dynamics AX

DXC Eclipse helped a waterjet manufacturing company to consolidate its business units 

InternetRetailing Expo to focus on omnichannel retail

InternetRetailing Expo to focus on omnichannel retail
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 March 2018

Event will take place at NEC Birmingham in the UK on 21-23 March 2018

Powershelf launches new RFID solution for eliminating retail out-of-stocks

Powershelf launches new RFID solution for eliminating retail out-of-stocks
By Rebecca Gibson | 13 March 2018

Solution also uses blockchain and Microsoft technology to help retailers manage on-shelf inventory

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