Author: Elly Yates-Roberts

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

 

 

 

 

Hisar School and Microsoft Turkey deliver artificial intelligence education

Hisar School and Microsoft Turkey deliver artificial intelligence education
Hisar School
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 November 2021

Students develop AI-based application to improve early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease

Microsoft and Accenture expand Project Amplify to Asia Pacific

Microsoft and Accenture expand Project Amplify to Asia Pacific
TapEffect
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 November 2021

Firms will support start-ups to address societal challenges and meet sustainability goals

Microsoft develops AI to detect illegal wildlife trafficking

Microsoft develops AI to detect illegal wildlife trafficking
Pexels/Pixabay
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 November 2021

Project SEEKER can scan luggage and cargo, and alert agencies of trafficked goods

Nuance Communications is facilitating better patient engagement

Nuance Communications is facilitating better patient engagement
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 November 2021

Peter Durlach explains how Nuance Communications’ Patient Engagement Virtual Assistant platform is helping healthcare providers to meet patient expectations and deliver the experiences they want

Peter Durlach explains how the firm’s solutions are helping healthcare providers meet patient expectations 
 

Microsoft and She Loves Tech to empower female entrepreneurs in Asia

Microsoft and She Loves Tech to empower female entrepreneurs in Asia
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 November 2021

Partnership to help start-ups access Microsoft technology, learning resources and technical expertise 
 

Microsoft opens sustainable data centre region in Sweden

Microsoft opens sustainable data centre region in Sweden
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 November 2021

Carbon-free energy will support customers as they leverage Azure and Microsoft 365

Vena is helping customers excel in business intelligence

Vena is helping customers excel in business intelligence
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 November 2021

Firm is reinventing financial analysis and planning by building its platform on top of Microsoft Excel. Chief solutions architect Rishi Grover explains the value it brings to organisations

Chief solutions architect Rishi Grover explains the value of building its platform on Microsoft Excel 
 

Kyndryl and Microsoft partner to accelerate digital transformation

Kyndryl and Microsoft partner to accelerate digital transformation
Rawpixel.com
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 November 2021

Firms will co-create cloud solutions to modernise processes and deliver new enterprise experiences 

ScaleOut Software unveils Azure Digital Twins integration for streaming service

ScaleOut Software unveils Azure Digital Twins integration for streaming service
Pixabay/ArtTower
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 November 2021

Feature adds new capabilities in analytics, such as predictive maintenance and security  
 

Augury expands machine health solutions for manufacturing assets

Augury expands machine health solutions for manufacturing assets

Augury

By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 November 2021

New tool will help customers reduce maintenance costs and downtime, and drive digital transformation 

The route to success? Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics and Power BI

The route to success? Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics and Power BI
Air Astana
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 November 2021

Business consultancy firm Cloud Services has helped Kazakhstan-based Air Astana to reduce financial reporting time and increase productivity

Cloud Services has helped Air Astana reduce financial reporting time and increase productivity

Northdoor and Skytap help firms move business applications to the cloud

Northdoor and Skytap help firms move business applications to the cloud
iStock
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 November 2021

Partnership provides expertise in running on-premises IBM Power workloads on Microsoft Azure 
 

Adding business value with Microsoft Dynamics 365

Adding business value with Microsoft Dynamics 365
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 November 2021

Formpipe’s Pernille Wichmann shares how the business is helping customers get more from the Microsoft platform via effective document management

Formpipe is helping customers get more from the platform via effective document management 
 

Collaboration and technology are key to sustainable future, says Microsoft

Collaboration and technology are key to sustainable future, says Microsoft
Pexels/Quang Nguyen
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 01 November 2021

New research from Goldsmiths and Microsoft shows that firms need help to reach net zero target

Using Microsoft Dynamics 365 when data goes bad

Using Microsoft Dynamics 365 when data goes bad
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 October 2021

A data quality firewall can help businesses make better and more accurate decisions based on up-to-date data that reflects the real world. Experian Data Quality’s Steve Farr shares how

Experian Data Quality’s Steve Farr shares how a data quality firewall can help businesses make better decisions

Mercedes-Benz deploys mixed reality maintenance with Microsoft

Mercedes-Benz deploys mixed reality maintenance with Microsoft
Microsoft/Mercedes Benz
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 October 2021

Service uses HoloLens 2 and Dynamics 365 Remote Assist to empower frontline employees

A migration towards modernisation for Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance

A migration towards modernisation for Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 October 2021

Asysco helped Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance migrate to Windows, combatting the challenge of mainframe skills loss and enabling them to provide services suited to modern customers

Asysco helped the financial planning firm migrate to Windows and provide services to the modern customer

Microsoft launches Emissions Impact Dashboard for cloud sustainability

Microsoft launches Emissions Impact Dashboard for cloud sustainability
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 October 2021

Tool helps customers track, analyse and reduce carbon emissions associated with cloud usage

A more powerful automation solution from Nintex

A more powerful automation solution from Nintex
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 October 2021

Early education provider Busy Bees Asia is using the Nintex Process Platform to automate and standardise employee change processes across its global locations

Busy Bees Asia uses the Nintex Process Platform to automate and standardise employee change processes

A unified approach to data infrastructure

A unified approach to data infrastructure
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 October 2021

Disparate systems and silos of data can affect a manufacturer’s ability to meet expectations. PTC and Microsoft are working together to address this

PTC and Microsoft are working together to help manufacturers meet expectations

Moving towards a modern healthcare future with HoloLens

Moving towards a modern healthcare future with HoloLens
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 October 2021

The healthcare industry is moving away from legacy infrastructure and manual processes towards a more modern future. Microsoft’s David Rhew and Rody Senner explain how mixed reality is driving this transformation

Microsoft’s David Rhew and Rody Senner explain how mixed reality is driving healthcare transformation

Making sustainability central to manufacturing operations

Making sustainability central to manufacturing operations
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 October 2021

Manufacturers are using cloud-enabled tools to put sustainability at the heart of efficient, collaborative operations. Microsoft’s Colin Masson tells us more

Microsoft’s Colin Masson shares how the cloud is helping firms operate efficiently and collaboratively

Jabra launches Evolve2 75 headset for more productive hybrid working

Jabra launches Evolve2 75 headset for more productive hybrid working
Jabra
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 October 2021

Noise cancellation and high-quality microphones aims to help employees excel at work

Crestron adds intelligent video support from Jabra and Huddly to Flex platform

Crestron adds intelligent video support from Jabra and Huddly to Flex platform

Crestron

By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 October 2021

New integration features full-room view, whiteboard sharing and analytics

Using Dynamics 365 to accelerate business transformation

Using Dynamics 365 to accelerate business transformation

Microsoft

By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 October 2021

Organisations are implementing Dynamics 365 alongside Microsoft’s new Industry Clouds to transform customer experiences, create resilient supply chains and pursue sustainable operations. Corporate vice president of Dynamics 365 Muhammad Alam tells us more

Microsoft’s Muhammad Alam tells us more about how customers are deriving new value from the platform

Jabra launches new PanaCast 20 personal camera

Jabra launches new PanaCast 20 personal camera
Jabra
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 October 2021

The personal AI-enabled device delivers seamless and secure experiences for hybrid working environments

Personal AI-enabled device delivers seamless and secure experiences for hybrid working environments 
 

Microsoft is securing the future of smart cities

Microsoft is securing the future of smart cities
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 October 2021

To truly deliver on the promise of smart cities, Microsoft’s Jeremy Goldberg believes governments need to prioritise accessibility and the effective and transparent use of people’s data

Microsoft’s Jeremy Goldberg believes governments must prioritise transparent use of data

Microsoft launches Windows 11 operating system

Microsoft launches Windows 11 operating system
Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 October 2021

Features include Snap Layouts, integrates Teams chat and AI-powered widgets

Microsoft and At-Bay partner to deliver data-driven cyber insurance

Microsoft and At-Bay partner to deliver data-driven cyber insurance
Unsplash/Markus Spiske
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 October 2021

The firms will focus on proactively addressing vulnerabilities for insurance customers 

Reaching new heights with Microsoft’s Industry Clouds

Reaching new heights with Microsoft’s Industry Clouds
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 04 October 2021

Kees Hertogh of Microsoft explains the value of the new Industry Cloud platforms, including how they are helping businesses to reach their sustainability goals

Microsoft’s Kees Hertogh how the platforms are helping businesses reach sustainability goals 
 

The Autumn 2021 issue of Technology Record is out now!

The Autumn 2021 issue of Technology Record is out now!
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 September 2021

Get the latest enterprise insights from Microsoft executives and its ecosystem of partners

TransCore accelerates digital transformation with Microsoft Teams

TransCore accelerates digital transformation with Microsoft Teams
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 28 September 2021

Collaboration platform helps transportation technology firm’s employees work together remotely

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