Author: Elly Yates-Roberts

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

 

 

 

 

Grey Matter and Microsoft team up for ISV Partner Day 2021

Grey Matter and Microsoft team up for ISV Partner Day 2021
Grey Matter
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 27 July 2021

Hybrid event will provide insightful content on Microsoft technologies and partnerships

IRX and eDX 2021: bringing the retail industry together

IRX and eDX 2021: bringing the retail industry together
IRX
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 27 July 2021

13-14 October 2021; Birmingham, UK

Event will provide knowledge, insight and inspiration to help businesses thrive in the digital world

Pearson transforms language learning with Microsoft Azure AI

Pearson transforms language learning with Microsoft Azure AI
Unsplash/Jerry Wang
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 July 2021

Education publisher enables digital learning and helps students via interactive instruction

Sibos 2021: the digital journey continues

Sibos 2021: the digital journey continues
Sibos
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 July 2021

11-14 October 2021; virtual event

Event aims to drive engagement on emerging issues across the financial ecosystem

UK Finance, EY and Microsoft partner to make tech language more inclusive

UK Finance, EY and Microsoft partner to make tech language more inclusive
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 July 2021

Joint report highlights what changes should be made to drive positive action

Tech firm and beverage brand: an unlikely but invaluable partnership

Tech firm and beverage brand: an unlikely but invaluable partnership
Shutterstock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 July 2021

Pernod Ricard implemented BlueJeans Gateway for Microsoft Teams to keep its 19,000 employees collaborating from afar by connecting its various video conferencing solutions

Pernod Ricard used BlueJeans Gateway for Microsoft Teams to keep its 19,000 employees collaborating

Devolutions becomes a CVE Numbering Authority

Devolutions becomes a CVE Numbering Authority
Rawpixel
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 July 2021

Software firm will contribute to programme to catalogue cybersecurity vulnerabilities

AccuWeather modernises weather forecasting with Azure Databricks

AccuWeather modernises weather forecasting with Azure Databricks
iStock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 July 2021

Media firm uses cloud services to build engine to convert data into format suitable for AI analysis

Rethinking retail using Microsoft HoloLens

Rethinking retail using Microsoft HoloLens
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 July 2021

Mixed reality adoption is surging, as retailers rethink all aspects of their operations. Microsoft’s Rody Senner says it can enable a better shopping experience while reducing operating costs

Rody Senner says mixed realty can deliver better shopping experiences while reducing operating costs

Node4 acquires TNP to expand IT service capabilities

Node4 acquires TNP to expand IT service capabilities
Rawpixel
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 July 2021

Firms will use cloud-led solutions to improve productivity and increase agility for customers 

How to avoid the costs and consequences of getting hacked

How to avoid the costs and consequences of getting hacked
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 July 2021

While technology is getting better, cybercriminals are also learning to evolve and innovate to match the landscape. Businesses must implement the right tools now to stay ahead

Businesses must implement the right security tools now to stay ahead of cybercriminals

The Daffodil Centre uses Microsoft Azure to advance cancer research

The Daffodil Centre uses Microsoft Azure to advance cancer research
Microsoft/Cancer Council NSW
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 July 2021

Healthcare research venture is leveraging the cloud to inform policy and help save lives

Microsoft responds to environmental challenges with Cloud for Sustainability

Microsoft responds to environmental challenges with Cloud for Sustainability
Rawpixel
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 July 2021

Platform aims to help the firm and its customers meet their carbon reduction goals

Inspire 2021: Microsoft refocuses solutions on partner ecosystem

Inspire 2021: Microsoft refocuses solutions on partner ecosystem
Unsplash/Windows/Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 July 2021

Firm is releasing new partner- and hybrid work-centric features in Azure, Teams and Microsoft Viva

Mimecast launches AI-enabled tool for email security

Mimecast launches AI-enabled tool for email security
Pixabay/Werner Moser
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 July 2021

CyberGraph add-on to the Mimecast Secure Email Gateway helps detect sophisticated phishing attacks

Microsoft takes Windows to the cloud with Windows 365

Microsoft takes Windows to the cloud with Windows 365
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 July 2021

Service delivers personalised PC experiences to any device, simplifying hybrid working

Microsoft and NEC expand partnership to support digital transformation

Microsoft and NEC expand partnership to support digital transformation
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 July 2021

Firms build on four decades of work together to help customers accelerate cloud adoption

Monki deploys Store Lens to deliver new retail experiences

Monki deploys Store Lens to deliver new retail experiences
Unsplash/Burgess Milner
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 July 2021

Monki deploys Store Lens to deliver new retail experiences 

The internet of things as an agent of change

The internet of things as an agent of change
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 July 2021

As business leaders look to new markets and government agencies leverage technology to engage citizens, where will IoT, and the tools it can power, take us next? Microsoft’s Rodney Clark shares his thoughts

Where will IoT, and the tools it powers, take us next? Microsoft’s Rodney Clark shares his thoughts

Microsoft reveals winners of 2021 Partner of the Year Awards

Microsoft reveals winners of 2021 Partner of the Year Awards
Microsoft/Twitter
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 July 2021

Firms are recognised for their successes and innovations based on Microsoft technology

Fintech to become more connected to economy, says Money 20/20

Fintech to become more connected to economy, says Money 20/20
Money20/20
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 July 2021

New whitepaper from event organiser considers what to expect from the next era of fintech

University of Glasgow uses Azure service for remote working

University of Glasgow uses Azure service for remote working
Twitter/Jason Dempster
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 July 2021

Educational institution turns to Servent to implement Microsoft Azure Virtual Desktop at scale

Orbus Software deepens integration with Microsoft 365

Orbus Software deepens integration with Microsoft 365
Rawpixel
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 July 2021

iServer365 can now import cloud resources and cost information from Azure APIs

HSA Yemen pursues transformation journey during humanitarian crisis

HSA Yemen pursues transformation journey during humanitarian crisis
Unsplash/Anfal Shamsudeen
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 July 2021

Microsoft technologies have helped the organisation deliver essential goods and services

The Summer 2021 issue of The Record is out now!

The Summer 2021 issue of The Record is out now!
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 July 2021

Get the latest enterprise insights from industry experts and Microsoft executives

Sharp helps Wiener Netze usher in the future

Sharp helps Wiener Netze usher in the future
Daniel Shaked/Sharp
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 July 2021

Windows collaboration display enables employees to collaborate securely and remotely

Nexon uses Microsoft Azure to expand into worldwide gaming markets

Nexon uses Microsoft Azure to expand into worldwide gaming markets
Unsplash/Fredrick Tendong
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 July 2021

Cloud enables the $30-billion business to deliver scalable and agile gaming experiences  
 

AT&T to move 5G mobile network to the Microsoft cloud

AT&T to move 5G mobile network to the Microsoft cloud
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 01 July 2021

Migrating workloads to Azure will enable AT&T to deliver cost-efficient 5G services at scale

Rolls-Royce uses Microsoft Azure to support zero-carbon goal

Rolls-Royce uses Microsoft Azure to support zero-carbon goal
Rolls-Royce
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 30 June 2021

Cloud platform provides the compute power to deliver new data insights

Microsoft named a principal partner in UN Climate Change Conference

Microsoft named a principal partner in UN Climate Change Conference
Getty Images/Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 June 2021

Firm will help governments access technologies that support carbon reduction strategies

BGF helps businesses digitally transform using Microsoft Azure

BGF helps businesses digitally transform using Microsoft Azure
Rawpixel
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 June 2021

Cloud-based solutions are helping businesses like IXICO to pursue sustainable growth

Microsoft unveils Windows 11 operating system at virtual event

Microsoft unveils Windows 11 operating system at virtual event
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 June 2021

New software aims to help users “create, learn, play, and connect in all new ways”

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