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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella makes senior leadership changes

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella makes senior leadership changes
By Karen McCandless | 04 March 2014

Chris Capossela takes on role as executive vice president and chief marketing officer while Mark Penn becomes chief strategy officer

Microsoft overtakes Amazon to become largest Windows hosting company

Microsoft overtakes Amazon to become largest Windows hosting company
By Anonym | 04 March 2014

Redmond-based company now has 23,400 web-facing Windows computers against Amazon's 22,600



Los Angeles Unified School District adopts Microsoft Office 365

Los Angeles Unified School District adopts Microsoft Office 365
By Sean Dudley | 03 March 2014

Solution implemented by SADA Systems at second-largest school district in the US 

Reaching the 5i consumer: retailers embrace social media

Reaching the 5i consumer: retailers embrace social media
By Guest | 03 March 2014

Retailers need to engage with consumers across all channels to deliver a true omni-channel shopping experience. Jacqui Griffiths finds out more

5i’ shoppers – instrumented, interconnected, informed, in place and immediate – expect the same rich experience no matter how they shop

Convergence 2014: Tatarinov to deliver keynote on customer experience

Convergence 2014: Tatarinov to deliver keynote on customer experience
By Anonym | 28 February 2014

Kirill Tatarinov will kick off the Microsoft Dynamics event by outlining how companies can use business solutions to deliver great customer experiences

K3's ax|is fashion solution provides supply chain insight and control

K3's ax|is fashion solution provides supply chain insight and control
By Lindsay James | 28 February 2014

Creating a consistent experience for customers is crucial to success today, yet research shows that less than a third of fashion brands believe that they are truly multi-channel. Lindsay James finds out how K3 Retail is poised to help

Lindsay James finds out how K3 Retail is helping fashion retailers deliver a consistent customer experience

Bealls selects JustEnough software to improve customer service

Bealls selects JustEnough software to improve customer service
By Sean Dudley | 27 February 2014

US retailer to replace legacy system with Microsoft-based solution for replenishment and profiling

Windows Azure services platform available in two prefectures in Japan

Windows Azure services platform available in two prefectures in Japan
By Rebecca Gibson | 26 February 2014

Japan’s cloud market estimated to increase by around US$1.6 billion in 2014

L'Oreal chooses Teamcenter from Siemens for product data management

L'Oreal chooses Teamcenter from Siemens for product data management
By Anonym | 25 February 2014

Solution will be deployed globally and used by everyone involved in product development processes

HIMSS: Healthcare providers deploy new solutions based on Surface 2

HIMSS: Healthcare providers deploy new solutions based on Surface 2
By Rebecca Gibson | 25 February 2014

Microsoft highlights various Surface 2 deployments by healthcare providers

HIMSS: Microsoft partners showcase new Windows 8.1 apps for healthcare

HIMSS: Microsoft partners showcase new Windows 8.1 apps for healthcare
By Rebecca Gibson | 25 February 2014

New apps help clinicians to collaborate and give instant access to electronic medical records

New apps help clinicians to collaborate and give instant access to electronic medical records

Fujitsu upgrades its public cloud service as part of new alliance with Microsoft

Fujitsu upgrades its public cloud service as part of new alliance with Microsoft
By Sean Dudley | 25 February 2014

A5 for Windows Azure service environment will be moved to Microsoft data centres in Japan

A5 for Windows Azure service environment will be moved to Microsoft data centres in Japan

Stephen Robertson to chair Power Panel Debate at RBTE

Stephen Robertson to chair Power Panel Debate at RBTE
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 February 2014

Non-executive director of Timpson Group and Hargreaves Lansdown to be joined by four more retail execs

Non-executive director of Timpson Group and Hargreaves Lansdown to be joined by four more retail execs

MWC 2014: Microsoft introduces nine new Windows Phone hardware partners

MWC 2014: Microsoft introduces nine new Windows Phone hardware partners
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 February 2014

Expanded partner base will lead to a wider range of screen sizes and price points for Windows Phone

Expanded partner base will lead to a wider range of screen sizes and price points for Windows Phone

Security experts gather to discuss cybercrime enforcement

Security experts gather to discuss cybercrime enforcement
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 February 2014

Microsoft Digital Crimes Unit hosts first Cybercrime Enforcement Summit at Redmond campus

Microsoft Digital Crimes Unit hosts first Cybercrime Enforcement Summit at Redmond campus

Four youth leaders join Microsoft's 4Afrika Advisory Council

Four youth leaders join Microsoft's 4Afrika Advisory Council
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 February 2014

Representatives from Rwanda, Nigeria, Morocco and Cameroon will help guide strategic investments

Representatives from Rwanda, Nigeria, Morocco and Cameroon will help guide strategic investments

Carillion deploys Microsoft BI solution for management reporting

Carillion deploys Microsoft BI solution for management reporting
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 February 2014

UK-based buildings and infrastructure support services firm rolls out Tagetik software platform

UK-based buildings and infrastructure support services firm rolls out Tagetik software platform

Le Tanneur implements new PLM solution to accelerate product development

Le Tanneur implements new PLM solution to accelerate product development
By Rebecca Gibson | 20 February 2014

French leather goods manufacturer seeks to drive growth with Microsoft-based solution from TXT

French leather goods manufacturer seeks to drive growth with Microsoft-based solution from TXT

Georgia Tech rolls out 3DEXPERIENCE platform for 10,000 users

Georgia Tech rolls out 3DEXPERIENCE platform for 10,000 users
By Sean Dudley | 20 February 2014

US university has been collaborating with Dassault Systèmes for over 12 years

US university has been collaborating with Dassault Systèmes for over 12 years

Beaverbrooks deploys Microsoft NAV for multi-channel customer services

Beaverbrooks deploys Microsoft NAV for multi-channel customer services
By Rebecca Gibson | 20 February 2014

Uk jeweller replaces legacy system with K3 for Retail solution to support future growth

Uk jeweller replaces legacy system with K3 for Retail solution to support future growth

Retail Business Technology Expo introduces e-commerce bootcamps

Retail Business Technology Expo introduces e-commerce bootcamps
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 February 2014

Attendees of London event will get practical e-commerce advice from industry experts

Attendees of London event will get practical e-commerce advice from industry experts

France Boissons deploys warehouse management and supply chain solutions

France Boissons deploys warehouse management and supply chain solutions
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 February 2014

Heineken subsidiary implements software from Manhattan Associates to help grow market share

Heineken subsidiary implements software from Manhattan Associates to help grow market share

Spanish university deploys Office 365 to over 15,000 students

Spanish university deploys Office 365 to over 15,000 students
By Anonym | 19 February 2014

Rollout leads to improvements in connectivity, security and flexibility at The University of Cantabria

Rollout leads to improvements in connectivity, security and flexibility at The University of Cantabria

New capabilities for Microsoft Dynamics CRM will improve customer engagement

New capabilities for Microsoft Dynamics CRM will improve customer engagement
By Sean Dudley | 19 February 2014

Update in Q2 2014 will help improve marketing campaigns and introduce 'social listening' facilities

Update in Q2 2014 will help improve marketing campaigns and introduce 'social listening' facilities

Cloud-based solutions the key to securing banks from attacks, says Ovum

Cloud-based solutions the key to securing banks from attacks, says Ovum
By Anonym | 18 February 2014

New report 'Tackling the DDoS Threat to Banking 2014' identifies new threats to financial institutions

New report 'Tackling the DDoS Threat to Banking 2014' identifies new threats to financial institutions

Tagetik expands presence in Poland with new distributor agreement

Tagetik expands presence in Poland with new distributor agreement
By Sean Dudley | 18 February 2014

Performance management software provider signs up ITmagination as its sole distributor in Poland

Performance management software provider signs up ITmagination as its sole distributor in Poland

COPA-DATA improves ergonomics in 7.11 version of its zenon solution

COPA-DATA improves ergonomics in 7.11 version of its zenon solution
By Sean Dudley | 17 February 2014

Industrial automation software provider will release update in March; includes new 'faceplate' screen type

Industrial automation software provider will release update in March; includes new 'faceplate' screen type

Holland & Knight deploys Microsoft Lync for unified communications

Holland & Knight deploys Microsoft Lync for unified communications
By Sean Dudley | 17 February 2014

2,000 attorneys and staff at international law firm will use Lync solution for voice, video, IM and screen sharing

2,000 attorneys and staff at international law firm will use Lync solution for voice, video, IM and screen sharing

Servebase changes name to PXP as part of major rebrand

Servebase changes name to PXP as part of major rebrand
By Sean Dudley | 14 February 2014

New identify reflects 'people multiplied by platform' model and approach for payment solutions provider

New identify reflects 'people multiplied by platform' model and approach for payment solutions provider

Microsoft releases details of its HIMSS event schedule

Microsoft releases details of its HIMSS event schedule
By Anonym | 13 February 2014

Healthcare event will see partner showcase, innovation forum, awards presentations and 'Lunch and Learn' sessions

Healthcare event will see partner showcase, innovation forum, awards presentations and 'Lunch and Learn' sessions

GE Intelligent Platforms updates its Proficy Manufacturing software suite

GE Intelligent Platforms updates its Proficy Manufacturing software suite
By Sean Dudley | 13 February 2014

New capabilities being shipped, allowing manufacturers to meet objectives for quality, responsiveness and increased capacity

New capabilities being shipped, allowing manufacturers to meet objectives for quality, responsiveness and increased capacity

Finovate Europe 2014: Microsoft partner Etronika selected as a Best of Show Winner

Finovate Europe 2014: Microsoft partner Etronika selected as a Best of Show Winner
By Anonym | 13 February 2014

Audience votes for its multi-channel partnership ecosystem within Banktron e-banking solution

Audience votes for its multi-channel partnership ecosystem within Banktron e-banking solution

Extensive new Windows 8 technology rollout for Miami-Dade schools

Extensive new Windows 8 technology rollout for Miami-Dade schools
By Rebecca Gibson | 12 February 2014

School district will roll out over 100,000 HP and Lenovo devices running Windows 8 by August 2015

School district will roll out over 100,000 HP and Lenovo devices running Windows 8 by August

Eckler's streamlines systems with deployment of Microsoft Dynamics AX

Eckler's streamlines systems with deployment of Microsoft Dynamics AX
By Rebecca Gibson | 12 February 2014

Services provider Junction Solutions handles implementation for US automotive parts retailer

Services provider Junction Solutions handles implementation for US automotive parts retailer

Surface 2 tablets receive FAA authorisation for electronic flight bags

Surface 2 tablets receive FAA authorisation for electronic flight bags
By Sean Dudley | 12 February 2014

Microsoft completes rigorous testing, making it easier for airlines to deploy Surface 2 as part of an EFB solution

Microsoft completes rigorous testing, making it easier for airlines to deploy Surface 2 as part of an EFB solution

Finovate Europe 2014: mobile wallets to be a key theme for the year ahead

Finovate Europe 2014: mobile wallets to be a key theme for the year ahead
By Anonym | 12 February 2014

Technologies enabling the 'always-on and always-connected' customer will influence how people deal with money

Technologies enabling the 'always-on and always-connected' customer will influence how people deal with money

New version of Invensys' advanced process control software coming in Spring

New version of Invensys' advanced process control software coming in Spring
By Sean Dudley | 11 February 2014

SimSci APC 2014 shortens plant testing and commissioning schedules, and features a modernised GUI

SimSci APC 2014 shortens plant testing and commissioning schedules, and features a modernised GUI

Lync and Skype help to improve education for visually impaired students

Lync and Skype help to improve education for visually impaired students
By Sean Dudley | 10 February 2014

Washington State School for the Blind uses communication tools to connect students to expert teachers

Washington State School for the Blind uses communication tools to connect students to expert teachers

Focus: Security matters - migrating from Windows XP

Focus: Security matters - migrating from Windows XP
By Anonym | 10 February 2014

Microsoft EMEA chief security officer Monika Josi wrote about security and Windows XP migration in the latest edition of Touch. We consider some of the key points

Key points from an article by Microsoft EMEA chief security officer Monika Josi on the importance of migration

Dutch prosecution service deploys Windows 8 tablets

Dutch prosecution service deploys Windows 8 tablets
By Anonym | 07 February 2014

Significant improvements in productivity for workers in the field, with faster and more reliable access to information

Significant improvements in productivity for workers in the field, with faster and more reliable access to information

Sharjah Islamic Bank to move core banking system to Temenos

Sharjah Islamic Bank to move core banking system to Temenos
By Sean Dudley | 06 February 2014

T24 for Islamic Banking will allow UAE-based bank to offer better service to customers

T24 for Islamic Banking will allow UAE-based bank to offer better service to customers

Bill Clinton to deliver keynote speech at SharePoint Conference

Bill Clinton to deliver keynote speech at SharePoint Conference
By Sean Dudley | 05 February 2014

Former US President set to take to the stage on opening day of Las Vegas conference in March

Former US President set to take to the stage on opening day of Las Vegas conference in March

Microsoft introduces education offers for K-12 public schools in US

Microsoft introduces education offers for K-12 public schools in US
By Rebecca Gibson | 05 February 2014

$1 billion of savings available to support improved access and affordability of computing in education

$1 billion of savings available to support improved access and affordability of computing in education

Microsoft appoints Satya Nadella to replace Steve Ballmer as CEO

Microsoft appoints Satya Nadella to replace Steve Ballmer as CEO
By Anonym | 04 February 2014

Former EVP of the company's Cloud and Enterprise Group becomes the latest of only three CEOs in Microsoft history; John Thompson becomes Chairman

Former EVP of the company's Cloud and Enterprise Group takes new role with immediate effect

Redden Court School rolls out Surface tablets to students

Redden Court School rolls out Surface tablets to students
By Anonym | 04 February 2014

Specialist maths and computing academy is using the devices as part of an initiative to enhance teaching and learning

Specialist maths and computing academy is using the devices as part of an initiative to enhance teaching and learning

Microsoft awards 4Afrika grants to five startup businesses

Microsoft awards 4Afrika grants to five startup businesses
By Rebecca Gibson | 04 February 2014

Innovators get funds for developing unique and scalable solutions for the African market

Innovators get funds for developing unique and scalable solutions for the African market

Firms named for The Retail Innovation Theatre at RBTE event

Firms named for The Retail Innovation Theatre at RBTE event
By Sean Dudley | 04 February 2014

List of 18 retail technology innovators includes YESpay and Store Enabler

Committee selects 18 retail technology innovators, including YESpay and Store Enabler, to showcase solutions

ERP solution provider Columbus acquires e-commerce specialist Omnica

ERP solution provider Columbus acquires e-commerce specialist Omnica
By Karen McCandless | 31 January 2014

Adds multi-channel retail and e-commerce expertise to portfolio

Deal part of company's commitment to strengthen its position as a consultancy to retailers

Is Satya Nadella about to be named as the new Microsoft CEO?

Is Satya Nadella about to be named as the new Microsoft CEO?
By Karen McCandless | 31 January 2014

Head of Microsoft's cloud division emerges as most likely candidate to succeed Ballmer

Head of Microsoft's cloud division emerges as most likely candidate to succeed Ballmer

Dassault Systèmes acquires lifecycle management software provider Accelrys

Dassault Systèmes acquires lifecycle management software provider Accelrys
By Sean Dudley | 31 January 2014

Deal will help Dassault enrich its molecular chemistry capabilities, from discovery to manufacturing

Deal will help Dassault enrich its molecular chemistry capabilities, from discovery to manufacturing

Omnichannel strategy and attracting online customers on agenda for RBTE

Omnichannel strategy and attracting online customers on agenda for RBTE
By Rebecca Gibson | 31 January 2014

Retail tech event will also feature presentations from execs of John Lewis, Greggs and ASDA

Retail tech event will also feature presentations from executives at John Lewis and Greggs

Retailers to focus on strong mobile strategies for 2014

Retailers to focus on strong mobile strategies for 2014
By Sean Dudley | 30 January 2014

New survey finds half of retailers now have mobile strategy as their top priority

New survey finds half of retailers now have mobile strategy as their top priority

USA bobsled team discusses development of 'Night Train 2' for Olympics

USA bobsled team discusses development of 'Night Train 2' for Olympics
By Sean Dudley | 29 January 2014

Geoff Bodine and Bob Cuneo explain their decision to use Solidworks for 3D design

Geoff Bodine and Bob Cuneo explain their decision to use Solidworks for 3D design

Microsoft joins Open Compute Project to share cloud innovaton

Microsoft joins Open Compute Project to share cloud innovaton
By Sean Dudley | 28 January 2014

Community to benefit from Microsoft's cloud server specification, including advanced server hardware designs

Community to benefit from Microsoft's cloud server specification, including advanced server hardware designs

Dassault Systemès debuts new Solidworks tool for mechanical design concepts

Dassault Systemès debuts new Solidworks tool for mechanical design concepts
By Rebecca Gibson | 28 January 2014

Solution will be showcased at this week's Solidworks World event in San Diego

Solution will be showcased at this week's Solidworks World event in San Diego

Indonesian developer launches new instant messaging service using Windows Azure

Indonesian developer launches new instant messaging service using Windows Azure
By Rebecca Gibson | 28 January 2014

Sangkuriang Internasional describes Azure as "easiest cloud platform to work with"

Sangkuriang Internasional launches EMASS service on Azure, saving on capital and operational expenses

Gable Insurance deploys Eclipse Underwriting software from Sequel

Gable Insurance deploys Eclipse Underwriting software from Sequel
By Rebecca Gibson | 27 January 2014

Non-life insurer now has one centralised system running as a managed service

Non-life insurer now has one centralised system running as a managed service

Hoerbiger Group turns to Dell for Windows migration project

Hoerbiger Group turns to Dell for Windows migration project
By Sean Dudley | 27 January 2014

Compression, automation and drive technology firm migrates 4,300 PCs to Windows 7

Compression, automation and drive technology firm migrates 4,300 PCs to Windows 7

Analyst predicts that Smart Cities initiatives are set for a boost in 2014

Analyst predicts that Smart Cities initiatives are set for a boost in 2014
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 January 2014

IDC Government Insights director Ruthbea Yesner expects cities to move "from research and evaluation to investment in pilots"

IDC Government Insights expects cities to move "from research and evaluation to investment in pilots"

Many retailers considering a single consumer platform, finds study

Many retailers considering a single consumer platform, finds study
By Rebecca Gibson | 23 January 2014

More than a third of retailers are considering moving to a single platform to manage transactions across all sales channels

More than a third of retailers are considering moving to a single platform to manage transactions across all sales channels

Canadian firm develops Kinect-based solution for stroke rehabilitation

Canadian firm develops Kinect-based solution for stroke rehabilitation
By Sean Dudley | 23 January 2014

Jintronix software is designed to provide stroke victims with a smooth and successful recovery

Jintronix software is designed to provide stroke victims with a smooth and successful recovery

Technological innovation crucial for transformative learning, says Salcito

Technological innovation crucial for transformative learning, says Salcito
By Sean Dudley | 22 January 2014

Microsoft's worldwide VP of education reflects on first year of Innovative Schools World Tour

Microsoft's worldwide VP of education reflects on first year of Innovative Schools World Tour

Shenzhen Bao'an selects NCR for self service check-in terminals

Shenzhen Bao'an selects NCR for self service check-in terminals
By Sean Dudley | 21 January 2014

Airport purchases 35 NCR TouchPort kiosks and support services for its new T3 terminal

Airport purchases 35 NCR TouchPort kiosks and support services for its new T3 terminal

Skyscanner creates new data centres with Dell blade solution

Skyscanner creates new data centres with Dell blade solution
By Sean Dudley | 20 January 2014

Travel-search site completes UK and Singapore facilities, Hong Kong to be added this month

Travel-search site completes UK and Singapore facilities, Hong Kong to be added this month

Microsoft Open Technologies opens Shanghai office

Microsoft Open Technologies opens Shanghai office
By Sean Dudley | 17 January 2014

Chinese subsidiary will advance investments in interoperability, open standards and open source

Chinese subsidiary will advance investments in interoperability, open standards and open source

Italian publisher rolls out Microsoft suite to unify communications

Italian publisher rolls out Microsoft suite to unify communications
By Sean Dudley | 17 January 2014

RCS MediaGroup modernises technology infrastructure with suite of Microsoft cloud solutions

RCS MediaGroup modernises technology infrastructure with suite of Microsoft cloud solutions

NRF: Partners showcase Kinect-based solutions for customer engagement

NRF: Partners showcase Kinect-based solutions for customer engagement
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 January 2014

We highlight three innovative solutions on display at the National Retail Federation's Annual Convention and Expo 2014

We highlight three innovative solutions on display at the National Retail Federation's Annual Convention and Expo 2014

MakerBot unveils three new 3D printers with Windows 8.1 integration

MakerBot unveils three new 3D printers with Windows 8.1 integration
By Sean Dudley | 16 January 2014

Replicator range of devices enables 3D printing from any compatible Windows 8.1 app

Replicator range of devices enable 3D printing from any compatible Windows 8.1 app

Mobile payments to focus on innovation, disruption and consolidation, says Ovum

Mobile payments to focus on innovation, disruption and consolidation, says Ovum
By Sean Dudley | 15 January 2014

Analyst's 2014 Trends to Watch report predicts continued innovation, particularly in location-based apps

Analyst's 2014 Trends to Watch report predicts continued innovation, particularly in location-based apps

NASA uses Kinect gesture-recognition technology to control a robot arm

NASA uses Kinect gesture-recognition technology to control a robot arm
By Sean Dudley | 15 January 2014

Engineers at Jet Propulsion Laboratory aiming to enhance control of robots far from earth, such as the Mars rovers

Engineers at Jet Propulsion Laboratory aiming to enhance control of robots far from earth, such as the Mars rovers

Unisys to support 2014 football World Cup in Brazil

Unisys to support 2014 football World Cup in Brazil
By Sean Dudley | 14 January 2014

Company selected as part of a consortium to provide mission-critical IT infrastructure solutions to 12 cities

Company selected as part of a consortium to provide mission-critical IT infrastructure solutions to 12 cities

GoDaddy forms partnership to offer Microsoft Office 365

GoDaddy forms partnership to offer Microsoft Office 365
By Sean Dudley | 14 January 2014

Online small business platform will offer 365 as core business-class email and productivity service

Online small business platform will offer 365 as core business-class email and productivity service

NRF: Microsoft showcases latest release of Dynamics for Retail

NRF: Microsoft showcases latest release of Dynamics for Retail
By Rebecca Lambert | 14 January 2014

Update includes improvements to call centre functionality, and new transportation and delivery capabilities

Update includes improvements to call centre functionality, and new transportation and delivery capabilities

Details announced for Bett 2014

Details announced for Bett 2014
By Anonym | 14 January 2014

Microsoft has revealed in a recent blog post what its main focus will be at this year’s education technology event.

Microsoft has revealed in a recent blog post what its main focus will be at this year’s education technology event.

Viewpoint: Windows To Go for the best of both worlds

Viewpoint: Windows To Go for the best of both worlds
By Anonym | 14 January 2014

Nicholas Banks discusses how Windows To Go can improve both security and productivity for health workers

Nicholas Banks discusses how Windows To Go can improve both security and productivity for health workers

Clearswift launches new security solution for Microsoft Exchange

Clearswift launches new security solution for Microsoft Exchange
By Sean Dudley | 13 January 2014

Secure Exchange Gateway provides critical information protection and compliance within Exchange environments

Secure Exchange Gateway provides critical information protection and compliance within Exchange environments

NRF: Improving in-store experiences with Microsoft Windows technology

NRF: Improving in-store experiences with Microsoft Windows technology
By Rebecca Gibson | 13 January 2014

Improving the customer’s in-store experience through mobile devices and apps is the big focus at NRF’s Big Show

Improving the customer’s in-store experience through mobile devices and apps is the big focus at NRF’s Big Show

KBC Bank Ireland adopts Temenos T24 core banking system

KBC Bank Ireland adopts Temenos T24 core banking system
By Sean Dudley | 13 January 2014

Bank also takes Insight Business Intelligence suite as it seeks to increase retail presence

Bank also takes Insight Business Intelligence suite as it seeks to increase retail presence

Viewpoint: Redefining IT for healthcare with mini data centres

Viewpoint: Redefining IT for healthcare with mini data centres
By Anonym | 13 January 2014

Ruud Koster explains how Dell PowerEdge VRTX, a new mini data centre powered by Microsoft technology, can help healthcare organisations process more data, cut costs and subsequently deliver improved care.

Ruud Koster explains how healthcare organisations process more data, cut costs and subsequently deliver improved care

Servebase and Starmount establish partnership for EMV payments solutions

Servebase and Starmount establish partnership for EMV payments solutions
By Sean Dudley | 10 January 2014

Move hoped to boost Starmount's role in Europe's transition to EMV and chip and pin technologies

Move hoped to boost Starmount's role in Europe's transition to EMV and chip and pin technologies

NRF: Susan Hauser reveals key retail technology trends for 2014

NRF: Susan Hauser reveals key retail technology trends for 2014
By Rebecca Gibson | 10 January 2014

Shoppers behaviour, preferences and expectations are changing as technology increases access to information

Shoppers behaviour, preferences and expectations are changing as technology increases access to information

Interview: How the UK's NHS is set to evolve its digital services

Interview: How the UK's NHS is set to evolve its digital services
By Rebecca Gibson | 10 January 2014

Rebecca Gibson caught up with Denise Hampson, digital user experience and behaviour change consultant at NHS England

Denise Hammond explains what changes we can expect to see within digital services at England's health service

Joel Cherkis highlights four public sector IT trends for 2014

Joel Cherkis highlights four public sector IT trends for 2014
By Sean Dudley | 09 January 2014

Microsoft's general manager for Worldwide Government expects focus on data, social, cloud and mobile

Microsoft's general manager for Worldwide Government expects focus on data, social, cloud and mobile

Intel outlines plans for RealSense range during CES keynote address

Intel outlines plans for RealSense range during CES keynote address
By Sean Dudley | 09 January 2014

Aims to simplify interation with technology for a more natural and immersive user experience

Aims to simplify interation with technology for a more natural and immersive user experience

Connecting patients to healthcare with technology

Connecting patients to healthcare with technology
By Rebecca Gibson | 09 January 2014

Harnessing the power of technology to improve patient safety and experience was top of the agenda at EHI Live 2013

Harnessing the power of technology to improve patient safety and experience was top of the agenda at EHI Live 2013

UIA deploys replaces legacy system with new insurance platform

UIA deploys replaces legacy system with new insurance platform
By Rebecca Gibson | 09 January 2014

UK insurer selects RDT’s Landscape on which to build and develop its customer offerings over the next decade

UK insurer selects RDT’s Landscape on which to build and develop its customer offerings over the next decade

Esri releases new solution for retailers using Dynamics CRM

Esri releases new solution for retailers using Dynamics CRM
By Rebecca Gibson | 08 January 2014

New Location Platform provides access to data from across the entire supply chain and ability to share analytical intelligence

New Location Platform provides access to data from across the entire supply chain and ability to share analytical intelligence

Microsoft acquires Parature to enhance CRM self-service capabilities

Microsoft acquires Parature to enhance CRM self-service capabilities
By Rebecca Gibson | 08 January 2014

Integration of customer engagement specialist will bring multiple new functionalities into Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Integration of customer engagement specialist will bring multiple new functionalities into Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Celent reveals 2014 insurance trends

Celent reveals 2014 insurance trends
By Anonym | 08 January 2014

Celent has predicted three major technology trends that will take hold in the insurance industry this year.

Celent’s Craig Beattie has revealed three IT trends that will be prevalent in the insurance industry this year in a recent blog post

Redefining government mobility

Redefining government mobility
By Anonym | 08 January 2014

In order to provide citizens with the services they need, governments need mobile solutions that combine performance with freedom. Amber Stokes finds out how Intel is working closely with Microsoft to deliver this.

In order to provide citizens with the services they need, governments need mobile solutions that combine performance with freedom. Amber Stokes finds out how Intel is working closely with Microsoft to deliver this.

Microsoft hardware partners reveal new Windows 8.1 devices at CES

Microsoft hardware partners reveal new Windows 8.1 devices at CES
By Sean Dudley | 07 January 2014

Lenovo highlights include 'world's lightest' 14-inch Ultrabook, as well as new Thinkpad and Yoga devices

Lenovo highlights include 'world's lightest' 14-inch Ultrabook, as well as new Thinkpad and Yoga devices

Celent expects comprehensive digitisation projects to drive insurance IT budgets

Celent expects comprehensive digitisation projects to drive insurance IT budgets
By Anonym | 07 January 2014

Analyst also highlights 'Internet of Things' and 'back to basics' among top insurance trends for 2014

Analyst also highlights 'Internet of Things' and 'back to basics' among top insurance trends for 2014

King Arthur Flour to implement Dynamics AX to support strong corporate growth

King Arthur Flour to implement Dynamics AX to support strong corporate growth
By Anonym | 07 January 2014

America's oldest flour company will work with Junction Solutions on the ERP implementation

America's oldest flour company will work with Junction Solutions on the ERP implementation

Wesleyan Bank chooses core banking system from Sword Apak

Wesleyan Bank chooses core banking system from Sword Apak
By Sean Dudley | 06 January 2014

UK bank will replace its existing technology platform with Aurius in preparation for strong growth

UK bank will replace its existing technology platform with Aurius in preparation for strong growth

Jim DuBois starts new role as Microsoft chief information officer

Jim DuBois starts new role as Microsoft chief information officer
By Rebecca Lambert | 03 January 2014

Responsible for delivering a range of initiatives for more than 90,000 Microsoft employees and billions of customers

Responsible for delivering a range of initiatives for more than 90,000 Microsoft employees and billions of customers

Susan Hauser reveals five enterprise technology trends for 2014

Susan Hauser reveals five enterprise technology trends for 2014
By Anonym | 02 January 2014

Internet of Things will be a big deal in 2014: "understanding what data needs absorbed versus ignored"

Internet of Things will be a big deal in 2014: "understanding what data needs absorbed versus ignored"

Kinect for Windows improves Danish healthcare

Kinect for Windows improves Danish healthcare
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 December 2013

Rebecca Gibson finds out how Microsoft CityNext partner Welfare Denmark has virtualised rehabilitation care for patients using Microsoft technology

Ulrik Møll, managing director of Welfare Denmark, explains how Microsoft Lync and Kinect for Windows has helped to virtualise rehabilitation care for Danish patients

MapAction uses Esri IT to help the Philippines

MapAction uses Esri IT to help the Philippines
By Rebecca Gibson | 23 December 2013

MapAction volunteer Wai-Ming Lee tells Rebecca Gibson how Esri’s digital mapping technology helps in the wake of natural disasters

Wai-Ming Lee, long-term MapAction volunteer and manager of online operations at Esri UK, explains how Esri’s digital mapping technology helps in the wake of natural disasters

Siemens to acquire PLM software integrator Tesis PLMware

Siemens to acquire PLM software integrator Tesis PLMware
By Sean Dudley | 20 December 2013

Deal will help customers assimilate Teamcenter PLM portfolio into product development and manufacturing environments

Deal will help customers assimilate Teamcenter PLM portfolio into product development and manufacturing environments

Camper deploys TXT Integrated Retail Planning software

Camper deploys TXT Integrated Retail Planning software
By Sean Dudley | 20 December 2013

European footwear brand implement TXT Integrated Retail Planning software to improve business planning and processes

European footwear brand implement TXT Integrated Retail Planning software to improve business planning and processes

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