Artificial Intelligence

Using data and analytics for intelligent decision-making

Using data and analytics for intelligent decision-making
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 January 2021

Business intelligence, big data and analytics are changing how organisations operate and make decisions. We find out how Microsoft and its partners are working to drive this data culture and what role the Power Platform is playing

Microsoft and its partners are using the Power Platform to drive this data culture 

Microsoft Research Asia develops OpenNetLab with university partners

Microsoft Research Asia develops OpenNetLab with university partners
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 January 2021

Research project aims to promote the application and development of artificial intelligence

Ibercaja brings Microsoft Azure and AI to Spanish agriculture

Ibercaja brings Microsoft Azure and AI to Spanish agriculture
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 January 2021

Project aims to help farmers save water and increase yields by making more informed decisions

Best practices for planning your automation project

Best practices for planning your automation project
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By Greg Charman | 02 December 2020

Understanding the factors to be considered is crucial to success

UK universities join Microsoft to deliver digital-focused courses

UK universities join Microsoft to deliver digital-focused courses
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 November 2020

Partnerships aim to equip students with skills needed in the modern workforce

What are the effects of bad audio in the workplace?

What are the effects of bad audio in the workplace?
EPOS
By Jesper Kock | 17 November 2020

New technologies and innovations can mitigate the physiological effects of bad audio and improve productivity and well-being

New technologies like those from EPOS can improve employee productivity and well-being

Intelligent production for automotive supply chains

Intelligent production for automotive supply chains
By Alex Smith | 13 November 2020

As supply chains become ever more complex, automotive manufacturers are making use of new cloud-based AI and mixed reality solutions for optimising their operations

Automotive manufacturers are using cloud-based AI and mixed reality to optimise operations
 

AVEVA and Microsoft extend partnership with focus on cloud

AVEVA and Microsoft extend partnership with focus on cloud

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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 November 2020

Firms aim to help customers address sustainability through efficient energy management

Providence Health Care uses AI to assess Covid-19 regulations

Providence Health Care uses AI to assess Covid-19 regulations
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 November 2020

In partnership with UBC and Microsoft, hospital will monitor social distancing and PPE use

Microsoft partners with C3.ai and Adobe to launch C3 AI CRM

Microsoft partners with C3.ai and Adobe to launch C3 AI CRM

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By Alex Smith | 27 October 2020

Solution leverages Dynamics 365 and Adobe Experience Cloud for customer engagement

Finastra launches Fusion Data Cloud suite of solutions

Finastra launches Fusion Data Cloud suite of solutions
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By Alex Smith | 26 October 2020

The offering is designed to help improve customer engagement and digitise processes

Microsoft and Amii partner to reskill Canadians affected by Covid-19

Microsoft and Amii partner to reskill Canadians affected by Covid-19
University of Alberta Faculty of Extension
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 October 2020

Organisations will offer C$200,000 in scholarships to help Alberta citizens build AI knowledge

Supporting creativity with artificial intelligence

Supporting creativity with artificial intelligence
By Alex Smith | 12 October 2020

With the demand for content only increasing as organisations tailor their offerings to the individual consumer, AI is providing powerful tools to enable creative industries to keep pace

AI is providing powerful tools to enable creative industries to keep pace with personalised content

Top five factors driving adoption of automation

Top five factors driving adoption of automation

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By Greg Charman | 28 September 2020

Automation can help businesses deliver more – and better – services with fewer resources

Microsoft and Telstra to deliver new digital solutions for enterprise

Microsoft and Telstra to deliver new digital solutions for enterprise
Telstra
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 September 2020

Partnership will develop cloud, IoT and AI offerings to improve industry operations

Go Compare to use Microsoft AI to reduce customers’ energy bills

Go Compare to use Microsoft AI to reduce customers’ energy bills
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 August 2020

Price comparison firm uses Azure Databricks to improve its services

Manufacturing an agile and resilient industry

Manufacturing an agile and resilient industry
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By Jacqui Griffiths | 18 August 2020

Microsoft and its partners are enabling new levels of insight to help manufacturers navigate current challenges and shape the industry’s future

Microsoft is enabling new levels of insight to help manufacturers navigate challenges

Digital technologies are key to the success of retail, says Microsoft

Digital technologies are key to the success of retail, says Microsoft
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 August 2020

Firms such as IKEA and Woolworths are using Microsoft solutions to adapt to the new normal

UK could face AI skills gap, finds Microsoft report

UK could face AI skills gap, finds Microsoft report
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 August 2020

Study shows that British businesses use less – and less advanced – AI than in other countries

Making a difference in financial services

Making a difference in financial services
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By Jacqui Griffiths | 11 August 2020

Across the financial services industry, Microsoft and its partners are enabling revolutionary customer experiences that optimise engagement and build brand loyalty

Microsoft and its partners are optimising customer engagement and building brand loyalty

Arinco helps Maurice Blackburn Lawyers speed up insurance claims

Arinco helps Maurice Blackburn Lawyers speed up insurance claims
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 August 2020

Law firm uses Microsoft Azure and AI to improve claim accuracy and customer experiences

How can manufacturers ensure business continuity?

How can manufacturers ensure business continuity?
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By Ravi Gopinath | 30 July 2020

Companies must invest in technologies like the cloud, asset performance management and AI if they want to remain fully operational in challenging times

Investing in cloud, asset performance management and AI is essential to weather challenging times

Microsoft and Mastercard partner for inclusive and accessible finance

Microsoft and Mastercard partner for inclusive and accessible finance
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 July 2020

Mastercard Labs will use Microsoft Azure and AI solutions to drive cloud research and development

PepsiCo partners with Microsoft to accelerate product innovation

PepsiCo partners with Microsoft to accelerate product innovation

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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 July 2020

Microsoft solutions will help PepsiCo meet rising customer demands

NBA to use Microsoft Teams for new court-side experiences

NBA to use Microsoft Teams for new court-side experiences

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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 27 July 2020

LED screens will show virtual audiences brought together using AI in new Together mode

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