The rise of the software-defined vehicle

The rise of the software-defined vehicle
Microsoft
By Alex Smith | 05 March 2021

Heiko Huettel, Microsoft’s head of automotive for EMEA, discusses the trends and technology that are transforming a region at the forefront of vehicle innovation

Heiko Huettel discusses the trends transforming a region at the forefront of vehicle innovation
 

Cielo Costa webinar: information architecture in SharePoint

Cielo Costa webinar: information architecture in SharePoint
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 March 2021

23 March 2021; virtual event

Attendees can learn about the best content storage strategies for business users

A Valiant effort for mixed reality in automation

A Valiant effort for mixed reality in automation
Theorem Solutions
By Alex Smith | 04 March 2021

Theorem Solutions helped automation solution provider Valiant TMS improve inspection and design processes by implementing virtual technologies

Theorem Solutions helped Valiant TMS improve design processes by implementing virtual technologies
 

Ignite 2021: Microsoft unveils new mixed reality platform, Microsoft Mesh

Ignite 2021: Microsoft unveils new mixed reality platform, Microsoft Mesh
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 March 2021

Azure-powered technology enables users to join shared holographic experiences 

Enhancing data protection with Mimecast and Microsoft 365

Enhancing data protection with Mimecast and Microsoft 365
By Garth Landers | 03 March 2021

Mimecast Cloud Archive is helping customers add a new level of security to their business communications and productivity

Mimecast Cloud Archive is helping customers add a new level of security to their business

EY launches data analytics competition to help wildfire management

EY launches data analytics competition to help wildfire management
Unsplash/Marcus Kauffman
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 02 March 2021

The Better Working World Data Challenge invites data scientists to address environmental problems

BettFest 2021: three days of education inspiration

BettFest 2021: three days of education inspiration
Bett Show
By Sarah Marshall | 02 March 2021

Event recognised those working for the education, health and well-being of students

From business recovery to renewal with Microsoft

From business recovery to renewal with Microsoft
iStock
By Lindsay James | 02 March 2021

With help from Microsoft, leading financial institutions have not only equipped their staff with the tools necessary to deliver continuing customer satisfaction, but they’ve also expedited the digital transformation that they have long been waiting for

Financial institutions are using Microsoft technologies to satisfy customers and expedite digital transformation

Microsoft to launch data centre region in Indonesia

Microsoft to launch data centre region in Indonesia
Unsplash/Afif Kusuma
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 01 March 2021

Move will deliver cloud services and provide digital skills training for 3 million people

Digital healthcare: is it a myth or reality?

Digital healthcare: is it a myth or reality?
iStock
By Vijay Magon | 01 March 2021

Global pandemic or not, healthcare providers are facing challenges as a result of legacy, paper-based processes. Digital transformation could be the answer

Digital transformation could solve healthcare challenges created by legacy, paper-based processes

Amadeus and Microsoft partner to deliver modern travel experiences

Amadeus and Microsoft partner to deliver modern travel experiences
Rawpixel.com
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 February 2021

Firms will use cloud technology to foster innovation and create new hyper-personalised services

Optimising processes with artificial intelligence

Optimising processes with artificial intelligence
By Mar Jorba | 26 February 2021

MECOMS is exploring how AI can help drive efficiency for utility businesses

MECOMS is exploring how AI can help drive efficiency for utility businesses

Microsoft Ignite 2021: virtually (unstoppable) together

Microsoft Ignite 2021: virtually (unstoppable) together
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 February 2021

2-4 March 2021; virtual event

Attendees can hear from community members to help accelerate technology on a global scale 

Microsoft launches financial services, manufacturing and non-profit clouds

Microsoft launches financial services, manufacturing and non-profit clouds

Microsoft

By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 February 2021

Platforms will help users to “deliver value faster and adapt quickly to changing conditions”

Putting partners first for better brand growth

Putting partners first for better brand growth
Basware
By Alex Smith | 25 February 2021

Basware is collaborating closely with its partner network to explore new business avenues

Basware is collaborating closely with its partner network to explore new business avenues

Accenture and Microsoft to support UK’s net-zero carbon goal

Accenture and Microsoft to support UK’s net-zero carbon goal
Pexels/Quang Nguyen
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 February 2021

Firms will help utility and energy companies lower the cost of decarbonising electricity in the UK

International Hotel Technology Forum 2021: reinventing hospitality

International Hotel Technology Forum 2021: reinventing hospitality
Unsplash/Windows/IHTF
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 February 2021

27-28 April 2021; virtual event

Attendees can hear from leading hotel brands about the best solutions to address Covid-19

Microsoft is developing the driverless future

Microsoft is developing the driverless future

iStock

By Alex Smith | 24 February 2021

The long-held goal of autonomous mobility is coming into sight for the automotive industry, but will require a dramatic shift in the way companies think about vehicle design

Autonomous mobility, while on the horizon, will require a dramatic shift in vehicle design

Microsoft partners with media firms to fight misinformation

Microsoft partners with media firms to fight misinformation
Unsplash/John Schnobrich
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 February 2021

New Coalition for Content Provenance and Authenticity aims to share source of online content

A secure partnership for meeting customers in the cloud

A secure partnership for meeting customers in the cloud
By Chris Hill | 23 February 2021

Barracuda and Microsoft are tightly integrating their solutions to deliver secure and scalable SD-WAN services

Barracuda and Microsoft are integrating their solutions to deliver secure and scalable services

ARC European Industry Forum 2021: post-Covid-19 technology

ARC European Industry Forum 2021: post-Covid-19 technology
Rawpixel.com
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 February 2021

18-19 May 2021; virtual event

Attendees can learn more about accelerating digital transformation after the pandemic

Traditional point of sale just takes too long

Traditional point of sale just takes too long
By Abhijit Killedar | 22 February 2021

Retailers should implement a headless framework to gain control of their digital and in-store commerce stack and meet customer expectations

Retailers should implement a headless framework to meet customer expectations

International Hotel Technology Forum: Asia

International Hotel Technology Forum: Asia
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 February 2021

23-24 March 2021; virtual event

Event aims to address the challenges facing the hospitality industry caused by Covid-19

Microsoft to release Office 2021 and LTSC

Microsoft to release Office 2021 and LTSC
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 February 2021

Productivity suite updates will provide an alternative to cloud-based software

Reuters Events Digital Health: improving healthcare for all

Reuters Events Digital Health: improving healthcare for all
iStock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 February 2021

16-17 June 2021; virtual event

Attendees can join industry experts to learn how to improve access to care and reduce costs

Accenture Interactive and Microsoft are delivering the future of marketing

Accenture Interactive and Microsoft are delivering the future of marketing
Unsplash/Keith Fox
By Alex Smith | 19 February 2021

As customer experiences become more personalised and contextual, Accenture Interactive and Microsoft are partnering to enable marketeers in the Middle East and Africa to embrace new opportunities using technology

Firms are helping marketeers in the Middle East and Africa to embrace new opportunities using technology 

ThreatLocker to open new European headquarters in Ireland

ThreatLocker to open new European headquarters in Ireland
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 February 2021

Move will enable the firm to better deliver cybersecurity solutions to EMEA customers

Unblur webinar: transforming public safety

Unblur webinar: transforming public safety
Unblur
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 February 2021

25 February 2021; virtual event

Attendees can learn how digitisation is changing the emergency services landscape

Improving patient experiences with cloud-enabled healthcare

Improving patient experiences with cloud-enabled healthcare
Unsplash
By Mike Pietig | 18 February 2021

Avtex is using the Microsoft Cloud for Healthcare to help organisations engage their patients, deliver care and improve health outcomes during and following the Covid-19 pandemic

Avtex is using the Microsoft Cloud for Healthcare to help organisations during the Covid-19 pandemic

Every swipe tells a story to help battle fraud

Every swipe tells a story to help battle fraud
By Ayelet Eliezer | 17 February 2021

Digital behaviour patterns, combined with artificial intelligence-powered risk models, are changing the way financial institutions detect fraud in the mobile channel

Digital behaviour patterns are changing the way financial institutions detect mobile fraud 

Unilever deploys Microsoft Viva for better work-life balance

Unilever deploys Microsoft Viva for better work-life balance
Unilever
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 February 2021

Firm can use the platform to understand how work patterns affect employee well-being

Driving autonomous mobility transformation

Driving autonomous mobility transformation
By Alex Smith | 16 February 2021

DXC Luxoft’s Marek Jersak and Matthias Bauhammer discuss building, validating and integrating the autonomous driver into the car

DXC Luxoft executives discuss integrating the autonomous driver into the car

10 ways to improve performance of a Windows 10 PC

10 ways to improve performance of a Windows 10 PC
Kingston Technology
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 February 2021

Kingston Technology has outlined a series of helpful tips for optimising your processing speed

Schneider Electric and Wood to deliver automation solutions

Schneider Electric and Wood to deliver automation solutions
iStock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 February 2021

The partnership will help energy and industrial customers “thrive in the digital economy”

Why AI is the key to digital transformation

Why AI is the key to digital transformation
By Rohana Meade | 15 February 2021

Automating paper-based processes is now a top priority for most companies and an easy way to achieve this goal is to harness the power of artificial intelligence

Harnessing the power of AI will help organisations to automate paper-based processes

Internet Retailing Expo 2021: Engage digital platform

Internet Retailing Expo 2021: Engage digital platform
iStock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 February 2021

Virtual platform

Forum will provide retailers with advice, tools and support to improve e-commerce

Healthcare innovation and digital transformation

Healthcare innovation and digital transformation
Rapid Response Revival
By Sally Frank | 12 February 2021

Many organisations are implementing Microsoft technologies to improve healthcare delivery and quality

Many firms are implementing Microsoft solutions to improve healthcare delivery and quality

ECB partners with Microsoft to “redefine” cricket

ECB partners with Microsoft to “redefine” cricket
Unsplash/Michael Weir
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 February 2021

Project will explore how AI, data and analytics can inform the performance of England’s teams

Microsoft and Volkswagen to build Automated Driving Platform

Microsoft and Volkswagen to build Automated Driving Platform
Unsplash/Gabe Pierce
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 February 2021

Azure-hosted service will “accelerate the development of automated driving”, says Microsoft

Why compliance recording is relevant to remote workers

Why compliance recording is relevant to remote workers
By Katrin Henkel | 11 February 2021

The new ASC Recording Insights for Microsoft Teams is empowering financial services providers to ensure their employees can comply with industry regulations while working from home

ASC Recording Insights for Microsoft Teams is helping financial services companies comply with regulations

Bizdirect becomes Microsoft ISV Development Center

Bizdirect becomes Microsoft ISV Development Center
Bizdirect
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 February 2021

Firm can now help software vendors scale up and grow more quickly using Microsoft applications

Decisions expands secure voting in Microsoft Teams

Decisions expands secure voting in Microsoft Teams
Decisions
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 February 2021

New feature one of several updates designed to improve the meeting experience

Creating innovative ways to communicate

Creating innovative ways to communicate
By Alex Smith | 10 February 2021

Telecommunications companies are leveraging the transformative capabilities of 5G networks and the cloud to develop new services and business models

Telcos are using 5G networks and the cloud to develop new services and business models

EduTECH Europe 2021: redefining education technology

EduTECH Europe 2021: redefining education technology
Unsplash/Windows/EduTECH
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 February 2021

28-29 April 2021; virtual event

Event will bring together those working to lift and lead education in Europe 

PwC deploys new Azure-based toolset for mergers and acquisitions

PwC deploys new Azure-based toolset for mergers and acquisitions
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 February 2021

Firm’s Decision Analytics Platform has already been used for 150 deals in eight countries this year

Achieving holistic automation with ICONICS software

Achieving holistic automation with ICONICS software
By Melissa Topp | 09 February 2021

ICONICS software is helping manufacturing companies to connect their IT and operational technology and automate their processes to boost productivity and lower costs

The firm is helping manufacturers to boost productivity and lower costs

Microsoft to phase out legacy Edge browser by April 2021

Microsoft to phase out legacy Edge browser by April 2021
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 February 2021

Organisation will no longer provide security updates for the browser after 9 March

Delivering impact for industry and community

Delivering impact for industry and community
Microsoft
By April Walker | 08 February 2021

The US Microsoft Technology Centers have aligned their efforts to create a national organisation to help industries and communities navigate their digital transformation journeys through a changing world

The US MTCs are helping industries and communities navigate digital transformation 

Transforming retail landscapes in the face of crises

Transforming retail landscapes in the face of crises
iStock
By Rebecca Gibson | 05 February 2021

The Covid-19 pandemic has expedited the growth of e-commerce and it’s imperative for retailers and consumer packaged goods vendors to reimagine their operations if they want to stay competitive. We ask Microsoft and its partners how they can achieve this

We ask Microsoft and its partners how they are reimagining operations to stay competitive

Kaiser Permanente expands cloud use with Accenture and Microsoft

Kaiser Permanente expands cloud use with Accenture and Microsoft
Rawpixel.com
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 February 2021

Collaboration aims to deliver better digital experiences to Kaiser Permanente’s patients

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