Highlights of this year’s Microsoft Financial Summit

Highlights of this year’s Microsoft Financial Summit
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 June 2019

Trust, compliance and inclusivity were just some of the topics addressed at the event

Solix launches Microsoft Azure-based enterprise archiving solution

Solix launches Microsoft Azure-based enterprise archiving solution
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 June 2019

SOLIXCloud enables businesses to store databases and e-mail as well as move data to the cloud

Using the OPC Unified Architecture for manufacturing success

Using the OPC Unified Architecture for manufacturing success
By Guest | 17 June 2019

OPC Foundation’s Stefan Hoppe explores the platform that manufacturers worldwide are using for the secure exchange of information

OPC Foundation’s Stefan Hoppe explores why manufacturers use the firm’s platform

Microsoft supports Canadian retailer Loblaw in digital transformation

Microsoft supports Canadian retailer Loblaw in digital transformation
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 June 2019

Partnership aims to leverage AI, machine learning, data and the cloud to prepare staff for the future

thyssenkrupp creates Azure-based AI bot to optimise supply chain

thyssenkrupp creates Azure-based AI bot to optimise supply chain
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 June 2019

‘alfred’ will support his colleagues by managing logistics and improving the customer experience

Formpipe Lasernet celebrates 30 years with new partnerships

Formpipe Lasernet celebrates 30 years with new partnerships
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 June 2019

Collaboration with M7 and Arineo aim to improve the customer experience for Microsoft Dynamics 365 users

MWC Shanghai highlights women in tech and carbon neutrality

MWC Shanghai highlights women in tech and carbon neutrality
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 June 2019

GSMA’s event will explore the future of mobile with a range of activities for over 60,000 expected attendees

Why today’s business decision-makers need data and robots

Why today’s business decision-makers need data and robots
By Guest | 13 June 2019

Metafile Information Systems’ Alyssa Putzer explains how robotic process automation makes it easy for senior executives to find the information they need to make decisions that will help make their organisations more successful

Metafile Information Systems’ Alyssa Putzer explains how robotic process automation simplifies success

Digital Healthcare Show and ehi Live: transformation without limits

Digital Healthcare Show and ehi Live: transformation without limits
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 June 2019

26-27 June 2019; London

Event invites attendees to two days of education, presentation, case-studies and digital health insight

Icertis chooses Microsoft to expand blockchain for increased sustainability

Icertis chooses Microsoft to expand blockchain for increased sustainability
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 June 2019

Firms will improve critical business areas by enhancing the tech with distributed ledger technology

Nasdaq teams with Microsoft to expand use of real-time market data

Nasdaq teams with Microsoft to expand use of real-time market data
By Lindsay James | 11 June 2019

Individual investors now have access to Nasdaq Last Sale through Microsoft Excel

Microsoft announces 2019 Partner of the Year Award winners and finalists

Microsoft announces 2019 Partner of the Year Award winners and finalists
By Lindsay James | 10 June 2019

Partners recognised for innovative solutions and making more possible for customers worldwide

Infosys and Microsoft to deliver smart buildings and spaces solutions

Infosys and Microsoft to deliver smart buildings and spaces solutions
By Lindsay James | 10 June 2019

Partnership aims to improve the entire lifecycle of building construction and operations

How Microsoft is creating more liveable cities

How Microsoft is creating more liveable cities
By Richard Humphreys | 10 June 2019

The Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona in November 2018 welcomed over 21,000 visitors from over 700 cities in 146 countries. Here we speak to some of the partners who exhibited at the event to find out how they are working with Microsoft to empower cities to unlock their potential

Some of the firm’s partners explain how they are helping cities to unlock their potential

Microsoft and Oracle partner to link cloud services

Microsoft and Oracle partner to link cloud services
By Lindsay James | 07 June 2019

Interoperability between Microsoft Azure and Oracle Cloud will make life easier for customers

Transparity celebrates tenth Microsoft Gold Partner accreditation

Transparity celebrates tenth Microsoft Gold Partner accreditation
By Lindsay James | 06 June 2019

Firm’s commercial director says achievement is testament to the hard work of staff

How can insurers prepare for a ‘post-digital’ future?

How can insurers prepare for a ‘post-digital’ future?
By Guest | 06 June 2019

Quick digital solutions are not enough, says Brad Smith from TurnOnVPN

Directions EMEA: the transition to Dynamics 365 Business Central

Directions EMEA: the transition to Dynamics 365 Business Central
By Lindsay James | 06 June 2019

Microsoft’s technology release will be launched at the conference in Vienna from 9-11 October

WANdisco is tackling cloud migration challenges

WANdisco is tackling cloud migration challenges
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 June 2019

The firm is working with Microsoft to remove the barriers associated with hybrid cloud enablement to avoid business downtime and data inconsistency

Firm is working with Microsoft to remove the barriers of hybrid cloud enablement 

Microsoft invests further in its partner business

Microsoft invests further in its partner business
By Lindsay James | 05 June 2019

Partners will benefit from increased access to marketing and better customer reach

GCI expands internationally through acquisition of Modality Systems

GCI expands internationally through acquisition of Modality Systems
By Lindsay James | 05 June 2019

Move will enable greater reach in cloud-enabled intelligent communications market

Directions EMEA: the SMB Focused Dynamics Partner Community

Directions EMEA: the SMB Focused Dynamics Partner Community
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 June 2019

9-11 October 2019; Vienna

Event invites over 2,200 attendees from the Microsoft Dynamics partner network to showcase their solutions

Deutsche Telekom chooses Microsoft to drive cloud adoption

Deutsche Telekom chooses Microsoft to drive cloud adoption
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 June 2019

Partnership aims to accelerate digital transformation across Europe using Microsoft Azure

MWC Shanghai announces speakers and agenda details

MWC Shanghai announces speakers and agenda details
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 June 2019

Highlights include the 4 Years From Now conference and Artificial Intelligence Accelerate Programme

GainForest, Microsoft and the UN join on sustainability project

GainForest, Microsoft and the UN join on sustainability project
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 June 2019

Azure, AI and blockchain used to help reduce deforestation in the Amazon 

Scheider Electric is helping organisations start their digital journeys

Scheider Electric is helping organisations start their digital journeys
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 June 2019

Being able to upgrade and enhance operations is crucial if manufacturers want to increase productivity. Senior vice president Ali Haj Fraj explains how automating processes transformation is often the first step towards a digital

Ali Haj Fraj explains how automation is often the first step in digital transformation in manufacturing

UCLA Health chooses Microsoft Azure cloud to accelerate medical research

UCLA Health chooses Microsoft Azure cloud to accelerate medical research
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 31 May 2019

Cloud will enable the organisation to more quickly interpret insights and enhance research collaboration

Australia’s National Rugby League chooses Blackbird for video highlights

Australia’s National Rugby League chooses Blackbird for video highlights
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 31 May 2019

Fans of New Zealand Warriors, Melbourne Storm and Brisbane Broncos can watch live highlights as a result

Arvizio launches 3D hybrid rendering for Microsoft HoloLens

Arvizio launches 3D hybrid rendering for Microsoft HoloLens
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 30 May 2019

Used in conjunction with 5G, the extended reality solution could have a huge impact on manufacturing

Six steps to making the most of Microsoft SharePoint

Six steps to making the most of Microsoft SharePoint
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 30 May 2019

Platform is used by organisations including Marks & Spencer, Qantas and Goodyear

Simplifying complex business payments with Bottomline Technologies

Simplifying complex business payments with Bottomline Technologies
By Guest | 30 May 2019

At a time when business payments are not only more complicated, but often underpinned by legacy systems, Bottomline’s primary focus is to make things simpler, smarter and more secure. Ed Adshead-Grant tells us more.

Ed Adshead-Grant explains how the firm is focusing on making payments smarter and more secure

“Utilities sector underestimates power of automation,” says Capgemini

“Utilities sector underestimates power of automation,” says Capgemini
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 May 2019

New report shows that the few firms that are using the tech are seeing great value from it

Metafile and ACOM Solutions develop payments solution

Metafile and ACOM Solutions develop payments solution
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 May 2019

New, fully automated accounts payable invoice-through-payment solution uses Microsoft Dynamics

ICICI Lombard and Microsoft are transforming India’s car insurance

ICICI Lombard and Microsoft are transforming India’s car insurance
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 May 2019

Insure app uses AI to enable customers to buy policies and will soon process repair claims

Five steps to cloud security in Microsoft Azure

Five steps to cloud security in Microsoft Azure
By Guest | 27 May 2019

Companies migrating to the cloud quickly, and sometimes painfully, have learnt that translating their on-premises security framework to the cloud is more difficult than they presumed. Barracuda Networks’ Chris Hill gives five steps to ensure greater success.

Barracuda Networks’ Chris Hill gives advice on how to translate on-premises security to the cloud with ease

VeriPark is helping customers become customer-centric

VeriPark is helping customers become customer-centric
By Rebecca Gibson | 27 May 2019

International business travel management and payment solutions provider is using a Microsoft Azure and Dynamics 365-based solution from VeriPark to transform how it delivers customer services

AirPlus International is using a Microsoft Azure and Dynamics 365-based solution to transform services

How is technology transforming manufacturing?

How is technology transforming manufacturing?
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 27 May 2019

Microsoft’s Esat Dedezade explores how Azure, HoloLens and IoT are getting more from the industry

PayiQ’s partnership with Pivo reaps success in mobile ticketing

PayiQ’s partnership with Pivo reaps success in mobile ticketing
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 May 2019

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

Microsoft and Qwant to drive a more private search experience

Microsoft and Qwant to drive a more private search experience
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 May 2019

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

Microsoft and Eneco to drive sustainable business transformations

Microsoft and Eneco to drive sustainable business transformations
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 May 2019

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

Game-changing breakthroughs for manufacturers

Game-changing breakthroughs for manufacturers
By Jacqui Griffiths | 23 May 2019

At Hannover Messe 2019, the firm demonstrated how technology advances and innovations in intelligent manufacturing are delivering game-changing breakthroughs. Here we discover what this means for the industry

How advances in intelligent manufacturing are enabling new levels of innovation for the industry


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

BitTitan and 21Vianet Blue Cloud partner to address Office 365 growth
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 May 2019

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

ConsenSys, LVMH and Microsoft launch blockchain platform

ConsenSys, LVMH and Microsoft launch blockchain platform
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 May 2019

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

Hückmann chooses iFD Engineering for warehouse management

Hückmann chooses iFD Engineering for warehouse management
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 May 2019

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

Whisky distillery uses Microsoft tech for new flavour combinations

Whisky distillery uses Microsoft tech for new flavour combinations
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 May 2019

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

Mitsubishi to acquire ICONICS to strengthen software portfolio

Mitsubishi to acquire ICONICS to strengthen software portfolio
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 May 2019

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

Optimising the reseller experience with interworks.cloud

Optimising the reseller experience with interworks.cloud
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 May 2019

Firm’s CSP automation platform enables Microsoft Office 365 resellers to increase efficiency, scalability and improve customer relations

Firm’s CSP automation platform enables Microsoft Office 365 resellers to improve in all areas

Microsoft teams with education provider to close the AI skills gap

Microsoft teams with education provider to close the AI skills gap
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 May 2019

Partnership with General Assembly will provide 15,000 workers with essential knowledge

Microsoft launches first Africa Development Centre

Microsoft launches first Africa Development Centre
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 May 2019

Move will provide employment opportunities for locals and drive technological innovation

Microsoft releases preview of latest Windows 10 build

Microsoft releases preview of latest Windows 10 build
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 May 2019

New version features software updates and improvements for PCs, coding and developing