Interviews

Connected vehicles are changing the mobility experience

Connected vehicles are changing the mobility experience
By Alex Smith | 28 July 2020

Original equipment manufacturers are starting to explore services that could profoundly change their role within the automotive industry

OEMs are exploring services that could profoundly change their role in the automotive industry

Microsoft is creating unique retail experiences

Microsoft is creating unique retail experiences
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By Rebecca Gibson | 24 July 2020

Greg Jones explains how creating a ‘golden record’ of every customer will help retailers to successfully deliver fully personalised shopping journeys

Greg Jones explains how a ‘golden record’ of customers will enable personalised shopping 

Microsoft and OpenClassrooms are empowering students with AI skills

Microsoft and OpenClassrooms are empowering students with AI skills
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By Rebecca Gibson | 22 July 2020

The firms explain how their joint online educational programme is helping to fully prepare students of all backgrounds for the digital workplace

Firms discuss online educational programme and how it is preparing users for the digital workplace

Freshworks is enabling friction-free collaboration

Freshworks is enabling friction-free collaboration
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 July 2020

Chief information officer Prasad Ramakrishnan discusses the value of collaborating with other technology companies for better IT service management

CIO Prasad Ramakrishnan discusses working with other tech firms for better IT service management

How is Microsoft adjusting to the ‘new normal’?

How is Microsoft adjusting to the ‘new normal’?
By Andy Clayton-Smith | 13 July 2020

Corporate vice president of Microsoft’s One Commercial Partner organisation Gavriella Schuster tells us how she has been adapting to the new way to work, and what Microsoft is doing to help its partners and customers

Microsoft’s Gavriella Schuster discusses the first virtual Inspire and supporting customers

Microsoft is delivering continuity in a crisis

Microsoft is delivering continuity in a crisis
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By Lindsay James | 06 July 2020

Nations around the globe are rising to the challenge of Covid-19 by looking for innovative ways to connect and empower enterprise workforces, first-line responders and public sector services of every kind. Microsoft and its partners are playing a crucial role

The firm and its partners are using technology to connect and empower organisations of all kinds

How to achieve telecommunications success in 2020

How to achieve telecommunications success in 2020
By Rebecca Gibson | 18 June 2020

Nik Willetts, CEO of TM Forum, predicts what strategies and digital technologies could help

Nik Willetts, CEO of TM Forum, predicts what strategies and digital technologies could help

Harnessing data to boost manufacturing margins

Harnessing data to boost manufacturing margins
By Jacqui Griffiths | 11 June 2020

John Merrells of Sight Machine and Neal Meldrum of Microsoft tell us how a holistic, data-led approach unlocks new value opportunities for manufacturers

Sight Machine and Microsoft executives how a data unlocks new value for manufacturers

Microsoft is optimising retail execution for CPG companies

Microsoft is optimising retail execution for CPG companies
By Rebecca Gibson | 01 June 2020

Colin Wright explains how Microsoft and its partners are empowering consumer packaged goods companies with the insights they need to get the right products on display at the right time

Firm and its partners are helping customers to display the right  products at the right time

Is blockchain becoming the new digital?

Is blockchain becoming the new digital?
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 May 2020

Decentralised finance has the power to transform business processes and customer experiences. Algorand Inc.’s Sean Ford discusses the misconceptions about the technology and why organisations need to get onboard, or get left behind

Algorand Inc.’s Sean Ford discusses why firms must get onboard, or get left behind

Fighting financial crime with cloud and AI

Fighting financial crime with cloud and AI
By Jacqui Griffiths | 26 May 2020

Modern technologies like Microsoft Azure are helping banks such as HSBC rise to these challenges

Solutions like Microsoft Azure are helping banks such as HSBC rise to these security challenges

Bosch is making manufacturing more efficient

Bosch is making manufacturing more efficient
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 May 2020

Reiner Schmohl from Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions explains how one of the firm’s connected sensor devices can transform manufacturing with the power of IoT and Microsoft Azure

Reiner Schmohl explains how the firm’s XDK leverages the power of IoT and Microsoft Azure

Transforming the automotive customer experience

Transforming the automotive customer experience
By Alex Smith | 18 May 2020

As vehicles become connected, an ever-growing amount of information is available to the automotive industry. Those car makers that harness its potential can develop new customer experiences and reap significant rewards

The rise of connected vehicles is enabling car makers to use data to create new opportunities 


Taking data from insurance to insight

Taking data from insurance to insight
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 May 2020

Cohesity’s Douglas Ko explains how the firm’s offerings can transform data back-ups from a ‘worst case scenario’ solution, to actively achieving business intelligence

Cohesity’s Douglas Ko explains how the firm can use data back-ups to achieve business intelligence

Content creation in the Microsoft Azure cloud

Content creation in the Microsoft Azure cloud
By Lindsay James | 11 May 2020

Microsoft and its partners are helping leading content creators to successfully move their media value chains to the cloud. Here we discover how

Microsoft and its partners are helping firms deliver content in more personalised and scalable ways

Microsoft is helping customers reskill for the digital age

Microsoft is helping customers reskill for the digital age
By Rebecca Gibson | 06 May 2020

In the first of a new series of interviews, Microsoft’s Ed Steidl explains how and why Microsoft is helping companies to empower their employees with digital skills

Director of workforce partnerships Ed Steidl explains how the firm is empowering employees

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