Author: Elly Yates-Roberts

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

 

 

 

 

Microsoft New Zealand data centre region to use carbon-free energy

Microsoft New Zealand data centre region to use carbon-free energy
Ecotricity
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 August 2022

Partnership with Ecotricity will power three data centres with solar, wind and hydro energy

Jabra and Lenovo collaborate to deliver Microsoft Teams Rooms system

Jabra and Lenovo collaborate to deliver Microsoft Teams Rooms system
Jabra
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 August 2022

PanaCast 50 and Lenovo ThinkSmart Core Kit will improve business productivity and collaboration

Canonical launches native .NET experience on Ubuntu

Canonical launches native .NET experience on Ubuntu
Unsplash/Tom Van Der Kuip
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 August 2022

Partnership with Microsoft will enable developers to work more quickly and securely

Bumpers in the bowling alley: the value of effective data management

Bumpers in the bowling alley: the value of effective data management
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 August 2022

John Peluso shares how AvePoint is helping customers to proactively and retroactively deal with the business resiliency and data management challenges created by the move to hybrid working

John Peluso shares how AvePoint is helping customers to deal with the challenges created by hybrid working 

Retail’s journey to the cloud with Microsoft Azure

Retail’s journey to the cloud with Microsoft Azure
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 August 2022

We ask Michael Schulte of Diebold Nixdorf about the role of the cloud in retail and key criteria for transition

We ask Michael Schulte of Diebold Nixdorf about the role of the cloud in retail and key criteria for transition

Greggs deploys Click + Collect solution with Microsoft Azure

Greggs deploys Click + Collect solution with Microsoft Azure
Greggs/PA Wire
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 August 2022

British food chain provided new opportunities for customers during the Covid-19 pandemic

Logicalis acquires Q Associates for new digital and cloud capabilities

Logicalis acquires Q Associates for new digital and cloud capabilities
iStock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 August 2022

Move will expand firm’s services in data management, protection, compliance and security

Microsoft and UK West Midlands Combined Authority to close skills gap

Microsoft and UK West Midlands Combined Authority to close skills gap
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 August 2022

Partnership will deliver digital training and financial investment in the region

Orbus Software launches new global partner programme

Orbus Software launches new global partner programme
Rawpixel
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 August 2022

Framework delivers new partner capabilities and resources for operational resiliency

Yealink is providing more engaging education experiences

Yealink is providing more engaging education experiences
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 August 2022

Oklahoma school Tulsa Technology Center deployed Yealink’s meeting room devices for Microsoft Teams to deliver more flexible opportunities for teachers and students

Tulsa Tech deployed the firm’s Microsoft Teams devices to deliver more flexible teaching opportunities  
 

RealWear launches cloud platform for mixed reality IT support

RealWear launches cloud platform for mixed reality IT support
RealWear
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 August 2022

Move will help businesses to deploy and analyse RealWear devices remotely and securely

IEG4 helped UK’s Southwark Council to modernise citizen services

IEG4 helped UK’s Southwark Council to modernise citizen services
IEG4
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 August 2022

Firm enabled the council to provide automated online forms to deliver services to local residents more efficiently and cost-effectively, while reducing costs

Firm enabled the council to deliver efficient and cost-effective services to residents, while reducing costs 
 

Financial services firms must improve authentication methods, finds HYPR

Financial services firms must improve authentication methods, finds HYPR
Unsplash/Philipp Katzenberger
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 August 2022

Report shows that passwordless multi-factor authentication is essential to modern cybersecurity

UCX, DTX and IRX unite to explore all things digital transformation

UCX, DTX and IRX unite to explore all things digital transformation
UC EXPO
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 August 2022

Co-located events will cover communications, collaboration, retail and more

WSO2 uses Microsoft Azure to help businesses accelerate cloud adoption

WSO2 uses Microsoft Azure to help businesses accelerate cloud adoption
Microsoft/WSO2
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 August 2022

Partnership will enable WSO2 to deliver APIs, applications and digital identities

Using data to help retailers and CPGs weather the storm

Using data to help retailers and CPGs weather the storm
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 August 2022

Cath Brands of Flintfox shares how an intelligent approach to pricing can help retailers and consumer goods businesses react to market fluctuations

Cath Brands of Flintfox shares how intelligent pricing can help retailers react to market fluctuations

Companial and DycoTrade launch new Dynamics 365 partner platform

Companial and DycoTrade launch new Dynamics 365 partner platform
Unsplash/Israel Andrade
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 July 2022

Novature platform aims to support partners and customers in digital transformation
 

Maharashtra University and Microsoft to transform health technology

Maharashtra University and Microsoft to transform health technology
Unsplash/Artur Tumasjan
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 July 2022

Partnership will explore the use of mixed reality in medical education and training

Oracle and Microsoft launch Oracle Database Service for Microsoft Azure

Oracle and Microsoft launch Oracle Database Service for Microsoft Azure
iStock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 July 2022

Microsoft Azure customers can now easily access enterprise-grade Oracle services

Microsoft Inspire 2022: Digital Contact Center and Teams and Viva updates

Microsoft Inspire 2022: Digital Contact Center and Teams and Viva updates
Unsplash/Campaign Creators/Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 July 2022

CEO Satya Nadella discussed the importance of technology in today’s volatile climate

The answer to public sector modernisation is in the cloud

The answer to public sector modernisation is in the cloud
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 July 2022

Cloud technology is outperforming on-premises systems in every way. Despite being traditionally slow-moving, the public sector is now driving its own digital transformation and cloud migration using Microsoft’s tools

The public sector is driving its digital transformation and cloud migration with Microsoft tools 
 

Tackle and Microsoft help ISVs to accelerate growth

Tackle and Microsoft help ISVs to accelerate growth
iStock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 July 2022

Partnership will enable businesses to access Microsoft’s customers and salesforce
 

Mida Solutions updates services to improve user experience

Mida Solutions updates services to improve user experience
Unsplash/Berkeley Communications
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 July 2022

New Mida Supervisor Console interface aims to enhance productivity and business growth

ITV transforms production workflows with Microsoft and Avid

ITV transforms production workflows with Microsoft and Avid
Avid/ITV
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 July 2022

TV network migrated to the cloud to provide a more flexible work environment

Netflix chooses Microsoft for new ad-supported subscription plan

Netflix chooses Microsoft for new ad-supported subscription plan

Unsplash/Mollie Sivaram

By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 July 2022

Advertising on the streaming platform will provide a cheaper service for customers

Private and public sector organisations to speak at Connected Britain

Private and public sector organisations to speak at Connected Britain
Connected Britain
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 July 2022

20-21 September 2022; London, UK

Event will explore how digital infrastructure is driving positive socioeconomic outcomes

AvePoint improves security with new cloud platform updates

AvePoint improves security with new cloud platform updates
iStock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 July 2022

New features will help customers to scale IT operations and enhance employee experiences

Cosmo Tech and Microsoft drive sustainability with digital twins

Cosmo Tech and Microsoft drive sustainability with digital twins
Unsplash/Ricardo Gomez Angel
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 July 2022

Collaboration aims to help businesses optimise performance and carbon neutrality

Nokia to lead German 6G project worth €38 million

Nokia to lead German 6G project worth €38 million
Unsplash/Pawel Czerwinski
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 July 2022

6G-ANNA initiative will deliver new technologies to “augment human potential”

Twinings is brewing up success with Nintex K2 Cloud

Twinings is brewing up success with Nintex K2 Cloud
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 July 2022

Tea retailer is using the solution to accelerate app development, improve data accuracy and provide greater supply chain visibility

Twinings is using the solution to improve data accuracy and provide greater supply chain visibility 
 

Businesses must remain vigilant against cyberattacks, says Beaming

Businesses must remain vigilant against cyberattacks, says Beaming
Unsplash/Fly:D
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 July 2022

Malicious online activity spiked in May 2022, despite period of falling attack rates

SSE Renewables and Microsoft use digital twins for better wind farms

SSE Renewables and Microsoft use digital twins for better wind farms
Unsplash/Nicholas Doherty
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 July 2022

Project uses real-time data to understand how turbines affect wildlife and ecosystems

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