Author: Elly Yates-Roberts

Elly Yates-Roberts is a writer for The Record, reporting on the latest news from Microsoft and its partner network.

 

 

 

 

Mars to drive digital transformation with intelligent supply chains

Mars to drive digital transformation with intelligent supply chains
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 May 2021

Confectioner extends partnership with Microsoft and will use Azure platform to improve operational speed

BlueJeans unifies video conferencing with Microsoft Teams solution

BlueJeans unifies video conferencing with Microsoft Teams solution
BlueJeans by Verizon
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 May 2021

BlueJeans Gateway “transforms conference rooms into Teams-ready workspaces”

Sideways 6 launches new employee ideas app for Microsoft Teams

Sideways 6 launches new employee ideas app for Microsoft Teams
Sideways 6
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 May 2021

Tool helps businesses collect ideas on specific challenges, within the Teams platform

ThreatLocker webinar: the importance of a zero-trust strategy

ThreatLocker webinar: the importance of a zero-trust strategy
iStock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 May 2021

18 May 2021; virtual event

Attendees can learn how to implement solutions to protect against malware and zero-day exploits

PayiQ delivers branded application in Russia’s Chuvash Republic

PayiQ delivers branded application in Russia’s Chuvash Republic
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 May 2021

Passengers in the region can use the ETK-FPS app to easily top up transport cards

Assiniboine Credit Union deploys ITSCREDIT financial calculators

Assiniboine Credit Union deploys ITSCREDIT financial calculators
ITSCREDIT
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 May 2021

Solution suite enables users to deliver products that are relevant to customers’ needs

Microsoft and Darktrace partner to enhance cybersecurity

Microsoft and Darktrace partner to enhance cybersecurity
Rawpixel.com
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 May 2021

Collaboration provides customers with self-learning AI that detects and responds to cyber-threats

Adapt or die: pivoting to meet the needs of customers

Adapt or die: pivoting to meet the needs of customers
Konica Minolta
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 May 2021

Konica Minolta has repositioned itself to deliver digital workplace solutions that meet the needs of its customers. A pandemic and expanded Microsoft relationship have accelerated this shift

A pandemic has highlighted the need for Konica Minolta’s digital workplace solutions

Digital preparedness helped businesses adapt to Covid-19, finds EIU

Digital preparedness helped businesses adapt to Covid-19, finds EIU
Rawpixel.com
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 May 2021

Study looked at how the relationship between technology, business and people has evolved

ESPC21 Online to provide pre-event tutorials for digital transformation

ESPC21 Online to provide pre-event tutorials for digital transformation
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 May 2021

Sessions drive professional development covering topics such as Power BI, SharePoint and Azure

Microsoft and WPP drive content production with new Cloud Studio

Microsoft and WPP drive content production with new Cloud Studio
WPP
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 May 2021

The Azure-based platform will enable greater collaboration between WPP teams around the world

Surviving and thriving during a global pandemic

Surviving and thriving during a global pandemic
Giacom
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 May 2021

Giacom’s Mike Wardell discusses the necessity of partnership in a challenging business landscape and how AI is becoming increasingly important to business survival

Giacom’s Mike Wardell discusses the necessity of partnership and AI in a challenging business landscape 

Demandbase acquires InsideView and DemandMatrix

Demandbase acquires InsideView and DemandMatrix
Rawpixel.com
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 May 2021

Move will enable firm to expand its business-to-business data and intelligence solutions

Microsoft launches digital skills programme in UK schools

Microsoft launches digital skills programme in UK schools
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 May 2021

Initiative will introduce students to technology sector and topics such as AI, IoT and coding

HoloLens is enabling manufacturers to work in entirely new ways

HoloLens is enabling manufacturers to work in entirely new ways
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 30 April 2021

Microsoft’s Rody Senner explains how the technology can modernise maintenance and knowledge sharing, and help organisations reach sustainability goals

Microsoft’s Rody Senner explains how the technology is modernising maintenance and knowledge sharing
 

Microsoft develops new partnerships to bridge disability divide

Microsoft develops new partnerships to bridge disability divide
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 April 2021

Initiative with UK government and SeeAbility aims to support people with disabilities

Preventx uses Node4 cloud to deliver health services across UK

Preventx uses Node4 cloud to deliver health services across UK
Rawpixel.com
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 April 2021

Microsoft Azure-based service will provide a cost-effective and agile infrastructure

Manifesting mass migration with Nero Blanco

Manifesting mass migration with Nero Blanco
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 April 2021

In a global-scale project, IT services provider Nero Blanco overhauled Wunderman Thompson’s disparate systems to Microsoft Office 365 in just nine weeks

The IT services provider moved Wunderman Thompson to Microsoft Office 365 in just nine weeks

Crestron launches Crestron Flex Phones for Microsoft Teams

Crestron launches Crestron Flex Phones for Microsoft Teams
Crestron
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 April 2021

Device enables videoconferencing and one-touch connectivity to maximise productivity

M247 partners with Geomant for new Microsoft Teams contact centre

M247 partners with Geomant for new Microsoft Teams contact centre
Geomant
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 27 April 2021

Users can now access all customer communications and collaboration tools on one platform

Microsoft launches Xbox Academy to inspire young games creators

Microsoft launches Xbox Academy to inspire young games creators
Xbox
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 April 2021

Rare and Into Games will speak at Microsoft UK’s Work Experience Week to share career insights 

Embracing change: a new era for the public sector

Embracing change: a new era for the public sector
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 April 2021

Technology is enabling public sector organisations to pivot from process-led to citizen-centric service provision. Microsoft’s Julia Glidden shares how the firm’s products and partnerships have driven this change during a global crisis

Julia Glidden discusses the role of Microsoft’s products and partnerships during a global crisis
 

Finastra Fusion KTP now available in Microsoft Azure cloud

Finastra Fusion KTP now available in Microsoft Azure cloud
Shutterstock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 April 2021

Users can now accelerate innovation and time to market, and transform operations at scale

Kognitiv Spark enables remote troubleshooting

Kognitiv Spark enables remote troubleshooting
Kognitiv Spark
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 April 2021

Surepoint used the firm’s HoloLens-based technology to solve technical issues remotely

Surepoint used the firm’s HoloLens-based technology to solve technical issues remotely

UK government signs new three-year MOU with Microsoft

UK government signs new three-year MOU with Microsoft
iStock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 April 2021

Partnership aims to help the public sector benefit from cloud computing and business applications

New College Lanarkshire teams up with Microsoft to deliver digital skills

New College Lanarkshire teams up with Microsoft to deliver digital skills
New College Lanarkshire
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 April 2021

Partnership will help students, businesses and local communities thrive in the digital economy

Microsoft to establish Malaysian data centre region

Microsoft to establish Malaysian data centre region
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 April 2021

Move aims to empower the country’s digital economy and transformation

Saving lives with Altoura’s spatial collaboration software

Saving lives with Altoura’s spatial collaboration software
Altoura
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 April 2021

Firm helped Thermo Fisher Scientific to deploy digital twins, empower its workforce and battle Covid-19

Firm helped Thermo Fisher Scientific to deploy digital twins, empower its workforce and battle Covid-19

Microsoft introduces Surface Laptop 4 and new accessories

Microsoft introduces Surface Laptop 4 and new accessories
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 April 2021

Latest model focused on enhancing meeting experience and facilitating hybrid working 

Anywhere365 to launch Attendant Console for Microsoft Teams

Anywhere365 to launch Attendant Console for Microsoft Teams
iStock/Anywhere365
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 April 2021

New service will provide phone operators with a range of intelligent reception features

McLaren uses Logitech to boost innovation, creativity and collaboration

McLaren uses Logitech to boost innovation, creativity and collaboration
McLaren Group
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 April 2021

Firm’s worldwide teams use conferencing and desktop solutions to work together effectively

The importance of zero-trust policies in cybersecurity

The importance of zero-trust policies in cybersecurity
iStock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 April 2021

Cybercrime is one of the biggest threats facing businesses today. ThreatLocker is helping customers understand and improve their security environments and practices

ThreatLocker is helping customers understand and improve their security environments and practices
 

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