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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

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 

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

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


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

Next-level teaching with Learn on Demand Systems

Next-level teaching with Learn on Demand Systems
By Jacqui Griffiths | 13 May 2019

Wadeware is using the firm’s cloud-hosted lab platform to create unique and engaging learning experiences for Microsoft

Wadeware is using the firm’s platform to create unique and engaging learning experiences for Microsoft

How new technologies challenge insurance

How new technologies challenge insurance
By Lindsay James | 01 May 2019

Alice Underwood and Dave Ovenden from Willis Towers Watson discuss how technology is impacting the insurance industry and what we can expect to see in the years to come

Willis Towers Watson’s Alice Underwood and Dave Ovenden discuss what we can expect to see in the years to come

How to successfully transition from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams

How to successfully transition from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 01 May 2019

Arkadin’s Charlie Doubek offers some important tips for deploying the collaboration platform

How we can ensure the security of cyberspace

How we can ensure the security of cyberspace
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 April 2019

Facing intense scrutiny, limited budgets and increased regulatory burden, public sector organisations can feel like they are fighting a losing battle when it comes to tackling cybersecurity. The solution may lie in uniting governments, private organisations and the public

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

AIONSPORTS: using data to improve sport as we know it

AIONSPORTS: using data to improve sport as we know it
By Lindsay James | 24 April 2019

Netherlands-based sports data matching firm is benefiting from a new software engine for virtual reality, augmented reality and broadcasting experiences, provided by StreamingBuzz

Firm is benefiting from StreamingBuzz’s new software engine for virtual reality and broadcasting experiences

Gaining the competitive edge in insurance

Gaining the competitive edge in insurance
By Jacqui Griffiths | 22 April 2019

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

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

King County chooses Taqtile and Hololens for employee training

King County chooses Taqtile and Hololens for employee training
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 April 2019

Firm uses hands-free mixed reality instructions to help staff and prevent future operational issues

Schneider Electric gives Berto Coffee Roaster a taste of success

Schneider Electric gives Berto Coffee Roaster a taste of success
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 April 2019

When the Indonesian machine-builder noticed the opportunities in coffee roasting, it looked to Schneider Electric for a competitive edge

Indonesian machine-builder looked to the automation solution provider for a competitive edge

DXC Technology is reimagining innovation in insurance

DXC Technology is reimagining innovation in insurance
By Rebecca Gibson | 15 April 2019

Faisal Siddiqi discusses the firm’s new approach to help insurance customers improve their operations and services

Faisal Siddiqi discusses the firm’s new approach to help insurance customers improve their operations

Achieving brand dominance with Microsoft

Achieving brand dominance with Microsoft
By Rebecca Gibson | 10 April 2019

Retaining relevance with customers is a daily battle for retailers. We ask Shelley Bransten for the secret to success and learn how the firm and its partners are helping them to achieve this goal

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

Siemens Gamesa uses Microsoft Azure to simplify turbine maintenance

Siemens Gamesa uses Microsoft Azure to simplify turbine maintenance
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 02 April 2019

Firm’s autonomous drones take photographs which are analysed with AI to find any damage