Author: Elly Yates-Roberts

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

 

 

 

 

A perfect score for Decisions’ meeting solutions

A perfect score for Decisions’ meeting solutions
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 September 2021

CEO Jørgen Solberg discusses the firm’s new focus on improving meeting engagement among participants and driving organisations towards a better meeting culture

CEO Jørgen Solberg discusses the firm’s focus on driving organisations towards a better meeting culture 
 

Etihad Airways uses Microsoft AI to drive digital transformation

Etihad Airways uses Microsoft AI to drive digital transformation
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 September 2021

Airline will automate its banks-reconciliation process, improve efficiency and reduce human error

Velicus to demonstrate CPR+ application at South Coast Summit

Velicus to demonstrate CPR+ application at South Coast Summit
Velicus
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 September 2021

HoloLens 2 app lets users practice CPR, the use of an AED and the recovery position

Delivering data health to the retail industry

Delivering data health to the retail industry
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 September 2021

While most retailers understand the value of using data to make more informed decisions, many don’t know how. Andy Smith shares how Talend is helping customers address this challenge

Andy Smith shares how Talend is helping customers using data to make more informed decisions 
 

Microsoft expands computer science education programme to Mexico

Microsoft expands computer science education programme to Mexico
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 September 2021

Teals programme aims to develop inclusive and sustainable high school curricula

Solgari helps manufacturers reach customers however they prefer

Solgari helps manufacturers reach customers however they prefer
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 September 2021

Amid changing customer expectations, Solgari is helping manufacturers benefit from the new all-channel communication landscape. Chief technology officer and co-founder Vance Harris tells us more

Chief technology officer Vance Harris tells us more about the new all-channel communication landscape 
 

Microsoft and OYO partner to transform the travel industry

Microsoft and OYO partner to transform the travel industry
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 September 2021

Collaboration will focus on developing products and technologies for travel and hospitality

Microsoft updates expand possibilities of Crestron Teams Panels

Microsoft updates expand possibilities of Crestron Teams Panels
Crestron
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 September 2021

Users can now hide sensitive information and display applications on the panel

NAB launches Diversity Symposium at 2021 event

NAB launches Diversity Symposium at 2021 event
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 September 2021

Programme will address strategies for fostering diversity, equity and inclusion in the media industry

Windows 11 to become available on 5 October

Windows 11 to become available on 5 October
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 September 2021

Microsoft says the new operating system is designed to “bring you closer to what you love”

Beabloo looks to make physical spaces more intelligent with AI

Beabloo looks to make physical spaces more intelligent with AI
Adobe Stock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 September 2021

New solutions ACIS and Minerva help businesses to deliver personalised customer experiences 

NAB Show 2021 to feature #GALSNGEAR leadership programme

NAB Show 2021 to feature #GALSNGEAR leadership programme
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 September 2021

The one-day course aims to support women in media, entertainment and technology

Grey Matter announces Microsoft speaker line-up at ISV Partner Day

Grey Matter announces Microsoft speaker line-up at ISV Partner Day
Grey Matter
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 02 September 2021

Keynotes will discuss Visual Studio 2022, Azure services and The Power Platform

Xbox named official gaming partner of England football teams

Xbox named official gaming partner of England football teams
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 01 September 2021

New partnership with the FA aims to promote inclusivity and accessibility in the game

Sunshine Holdings transforms data management with Microsoft Azure

Sunshine Holdings transforms data management with Microsoft Azure
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 August 2021

Sri Lankan healthcare and retail firm builds analytics platform on the cloud 

Nuance Communications is delivering on the promise of AI

Nuance Communications is delivering on the promise of AI
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 August 2021

Medical information lead Jared Pelo explains how the firm’s AI-powered solution is transforming healthcare administration

Jared Pelo explains how the firm’s AI-powered solution is transforming healthcare administration

Shell uses Microsoft Azure computing to reduce carbon footprint

Shell uses Microsoft Azure computing to reduce carbon footprint
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 August 2021

Energy firm works with Microsoft Consulting Services to develop HPC solution

Walgreens uses Microsoft Azure to gain insights from dispensing data

Walgreens uses Microsoft Azure to gain insights from dispensing data
Walgreens
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 August 2021

US pharmacy firm works with Microsoft and Tata Consultancy Services to create new platform 

Service Industries Limited uses Dynamics 365 to reach growth goals

Service Industries Limited uses Dynamics 365 to reach growth goals
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 August 2021

Retail brand Shoebox now has better visibility of its stores and supply chain management

Jabra is broadening virtual horizons with artificial intelligence

Jabra is broadening virtual horizons with artificial intelligence
Jabra
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 August 2021

Aurangzeb Khan explains how the firm is transforming videoconferencing hardware with AI and intelligent visual displays, and how this will benefit meeting participants

This technology and intelligent visual displays will benefit meeting participants, says Aurangzeb Khan 
 

Digital Technology Supercluster launches health and well-being project

Digital Technology Supercluster launches health and well-being project
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 August 2021

Wellbeing.ai features a digital platform to help people understand their physical and mental health

Microsoft and Teradici help games developers work remotely

Microsoft and Teradici help games developers work remotely
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 August 2021

Azure cloud and Teradici CAS deliver secure and high-performance experiences anywhere

What to expect from Enterprise Connect 2021

What to expect from Enterprise Connect 2021
Enterprise Connect
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 August 2021

Event acts as a gathering for enterprise communication and collaboration professionals

Singhammer launches Dynamics 365 extension for better billing

Singhammer launches Dynamics 365 extension for better billing
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 August 2021

DYCE Subscription & Recurring Billing app enables end-to-end processing for costing, sales and services

A supportive strategy for business growth from Nintex

A supportive strategy for business growth from Nintex
Nintex
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 August 2021

Firm helped iNova Pharmaceuticals scale its business and expand its brands and geographic reach

Firm helped iNova Pharmaceuticals scale its business and expand its geographic reach

Edible Arrangements grows business with Microsoft Azure

Edible Arrangements grows business with Microsoft Azure
Edible Arrangements
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 August 2021

Azure Synapse gives the firm insight into its retail operations, supply chain and inventory

Microsoft and HSBC join Feeding America workforce initiative

Microsoft and HSBC join Feeding America workforce initiative
Feeding America
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 August 2021

Partnership aims to help people facing hunger develop skills to advance their careers 
 

Microsoft and EY to create ‘$15 billion growth opportunity’ for customers

Microsoft and EY to create ‘$15 billion growth opportunity’ for customers
iStock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 August 2021

Expanded partnership will work on solutions to help regulated industries move to the cloud

Spica International uses Azure to streamline workforce management

Spica International uses Azure to streamline workforce management
Unsplash/Israel Andrade
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 August 2021

New cloud-based app has improved the flexibility, scalability and security of its services

Crossware’s signature solutions are a world-first for email

Crossware’s signature solutions are a world-first for email
Crossware
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 August 2021

Crossware’s Peter Molyneux explains how the firm’s email signature solutions ensure communication security, compliance and legality, and how its innovative ‘closed loop’ approach has become an industry standard

Peter Molyneux explains how they ensure communication security, compliance and legality

Microsoft to present keynote at Enterprise Connect 2021

Microsoft to present keynote at Enterprise Connect 2021
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 August 2021

Microsoft’s Nicole Herskowitz will discuss the communication value of the Teams platform

NBA launches new Microsoft Azure platform to enhance fan engagement

NBA launches new Microsoft Azure platform to enhance fan engagement
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By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 August 2021

Organisation uses Azure AI and analytics to understand interactions and personalise experiences

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