Author: Rebecca Lambert

Rebecca has been writing about business technology for close to a decade and in that time has developed a soft spot for all things Microsoft. As well as being managing editor of our Microsoft industry title The Record, Rebecca also heads up the editorial team, managing and coordinating writers’ workloads, overseeing all editorial output and carrying out the odd interview whenever she can.

100 Resilient Cities partners with Microsoft to tackle cyber security

100 Resilient Cities partners with Microsoft to tackle cyber security
By Rebecca Lambert | 16 January 2015

Microsoft is joining 100R’s Platform Partners network to help cities combat online threats

Capitalising on the rise of connected consumer devices

Capitalising on the rise of connected consumer devices
By Rebecca Lambert | 16 January 2015

We find out what opportunities in-home IoT devices present to manufacturers and consumers

Microsoft to unveil more about Windows 10 in media briefing

Microsoft to unveil more about Windows 10 in media briefing
By Rebecca Lambert | 16 January 2015

Event will be streamed live on 21 January and will feature insight from Satya Nadella and Terry Myerson

Omni-channel, EMV and internet of things top agenda at NRF’s Big Show

Omni-channel, EMV and internet of things top agenda at NRF’s Big Show
By Rebecca Lambert | 13 January 2015

Technologies on show include interactive digital signage, in-store tracking beacons and mobile POS

Executive insight: Telefonica UK CEO Ronan Dunne

Executive insight: Telefonica UK CEO Ronan Dunne
By Rebecca Lambert | 13 January 2015

The digital revolution has arrived and it’s being driven by mobile, says Telefonica UK CEO Ronan Dunne. He explains how this is affecting the way businesses engage with their customers and why he believes that connectivity is the new oxygen of modern life

The digital revolution has arrived and it’s being driven by mobile, says Telefonica UK CEO Ronan Dunne

Event preview: NRF's Annual Convention and Expo

Event preview: NRF's Annual Convention and Expo
By Rebecca Lambert | 09 January 2015

Microsoft and its partners will be showcasing the latest developments in retail, including new Windows devices and IoT solutions

Office for Android preview is now available in Google Play

Office for Android preview is now available in Google Play
By Rebecca Lambert | 08 January 2015

All customers can now download the Word, Excel and PowerPoint preview apps for Android

Executive insight: Dell chief executive officer Michael Dell

Executive insight: Dell chief executive officer Michael Dell
By Rebecca Lambert | 08 January 2015

With the belief his company is in a strong position to transform the world through the power of technology, we find out what Michael Dell’s priorities are over the coming months and years

Dell’s CEO believes his company is in a strong position to help transform the world through technology

Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online for Government out now

Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online for Government out now
By Rebecca Lambert | 07 January 2015

Hosted solution complies with US regulations and integrates with Microsoft Azure and Office 365

Swift returns more than €30 million to its customers worldwide

Swift returns more than €30 million to its customers worldwide
By Rebecca Lambert | 06 January 2015

10% rebate on 2014 messaging is down to operational efficiencies and significant traffic growth

Avanade explains why hybrid is the next wave in cloud for businesses

Avanade explains why hybrid is the next wave in cloud for businesses
By Rebecca Lambert | 06 January 2015

Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft have recently launched a solution that is designed to help businesses more easily manage their private and public cloud environments. Mick Slattery at Avanade talks to us about why hybrid is the future

Following the launch of a new cloud solution from Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft, we find out why hybrid is the future

HP introduces updated ZBook ultrabooks for business users

HP introduces updated ZBook ultrabooks for business users
By Rebecca Lambert | 06 January 2015

The ZBook 14 and 15u are lightweight yet deliver on graphics capabilities and processor performance

Lenovo unveils thinner, lighter business laptop with X1 Carbon

Lenovo unveils thinner, lighter business laptop with X1 Carbon
By Rebecca Lambert | 05 January 2015

Release of third-generation 14” ultrabook is part of a refresh across the entire ThinkPad portfolio

E Fun expands its Windows two-in-one device line up

E Fun expands its Windows two-in-one device line up
By Rebecca Lambert | 05 January 2015

The 10.1”, 11.6” and 12.5” Nextbook models were unveiled at CES 2015 and all run Windows 8.1

Rob Bernard on sustainability, smart cities and Microsoft CityNext

Rob Bernard on sustainability, smart cities and Microsoft CityNext
By Rebecca Lambert | 02 January 2015

As Microsoft’s first chief environmental strategist, Rob Bernard has helped his company become a more sustainable business. Now, he’s taking on a new challenge, which involves bringing together Microsoft’s corporate sustainability practice with its CityNext efforts

Microsoft chief environmental and cities strategist Rob Bernard explains how he plans to build on the success of Microsoft CityNext

Using 3D software for superior design at Microsoft Devices Group

Using 3D software for superior design at Microsoft Devices Group
By Rebecca Lambert | 30 December 2014

Microsoft Devices Group has adopted Dassault Systèmes’ high tech industry solutions based on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform

Executive insight: Microsoft chief executive officer Satya Nadella

Executive insight: Microsoft chief executive officer Satya Nadella
By Rebecca Lambert | 22 December 2014

It’s been less than a year since Satya Nadella was appointed CEO at Microsoft, but in that time he’s made some impressive advances. We take a look at his vision for the future

We take a look at the Microsoft CEO's vision for the company and share his aspirations for the future

The launch issue of OnWindows magazine is out now!

The launch issue of OnWindows magazine is out now!
By Rebecca Lambert | 19 December 2014

New publication covers everything you need to know about enterprise technology on the Microsoft platform

Microsoft shares its business predictions for 2015

Microsoft shares its business predictions for 2015
By Rebecca Lambert | 18 December 2014

Internet of things, cyber security and machine learning are the top trends highlighted by Susan Hauser

Microsoft breaks down language barriers with Skype Translator Preview

Microsoft breaks down language barriers with Skype Translator Preview
By Rebecca Lambert | 16 December 2014

First phase of preview will enable near real-time translation between Spanish and English speakers

Adoreboard develops technology to measure how people feel online

Adoreboard develops technology to measure how people feel online
By Rebecca Lambert | 15 December 2014

Adorescore real-time metric monitors online emotions expressed through thousands of sources

Customers can now pay for Windows and Xbox apps and games using bitcoin

Customers can now pay for Windows and Xbox apps and games using bitcoin
By Rebecca Lambert | 15 December 2014

Microsoft is using BitPay to allow its customers to add the digital currency to their Microsoft accounts

Bridging the gap between Detecta and local neighbourhoods in São Paulo

Bridging the gap between Detecta and local neighbourhoods in São Paulo
By Rebecca Lambert | 11 December 2014

A neighbourhood association in São Paulo is working with Genetec to install a security system that links with local cameras and the Microsoft Detecta platform

Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft launch hybrid cloud offering

Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft launch hybrid cloud offering
By Rebecca Lambert | 09 December 2014

The Accenture Hybrid Cloud Solution for Microsoft Azure will help enterprises deliver ‘everything as a service’

Microsoft adds Bing Image Search to web presentation tool Sway

Microsoft adds Bing Image Search to web presentation tool Sway
By Rebecca Lambert | 05 December 2014

Latest addition to the Office suite now allows users to search for and include picture content from the web

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