Author: Elly Yates-Roberts

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

 

 

 

 

IT spending to reach US$3.9 trillion in 2020, says Gartner

IT spending to reach US$3.9 trillion in 2020, says Gartner
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 January 2020

Businesses are likely to prioritise their technology budgets as political uncertainty wanes 

Microsoft’s new Edge browser now available to download

Microsoft’s new Edge browser now available to download
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 January 2020

The Google Chromium-based browser provides faster and more reliable service

DLT creates blockchain platform for supply chains

DLT creates blockchain platform for supply chains
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 January 2020

Microsoft Azure-based solution increases transparency and speed

Formpipe joins Faxstar to strengthen US communications market

Formpipe joins Faxstar to strengthen US communications market
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 15 January 2020

Partnership will open up new business opportunities in document management

Walgreens uses Microsoft HoloLens 2 for mixed reality training

Walgreens uses Microsoft HoloLens 2 for mixed reality training
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 January 2020

Kroger Express employees will learn how to restock products and quality check in a 3D model 

Satya Nadella opens NRF 2020 with keynote on tech in retail

Satya Nadella opens NRF 2020 with keynote on tech in retail
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 January 2020

Microsoft CEO emphasised how retailers can use their customer data to drive business 

Trakomatic helps retailers deliver personalised shopping experiences

Trakomatic helps retailers deliver personalised shopping experiences
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 January 2020

Firm is using Microsoft Azure and AI services to transform data into insightful information

Samsung and Microsoft bring Galaxy XCover Pro to frontline staff

Samsung and Microsoft bring Galaxy XCover Pro to frontline staff
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 January 2020

US launch aims to accelerate enterprise adoption of mobile-first retail solutions

LG and Microsoft partner to accelerate self-driving revolution

LG and Microsoft partner to accelerate self-driving revolution
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 January 2020

Firms will grow LG’s autonomous vehicle offerings with the Microsoft Azure cloud and AI

Microsoft to increase Canadian cloud compute capacity by 1300%

Microsoft to increase Canadian cloud compute capacity by 1300%
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 January 2020

Firm will add Azure Availability Zones into the Azure region to give businesses greater security

Microsoft and dunnhumby join to transform US$5.9 trillion retail sector

Microsoft and dunnhumby join to transform US$5.9 trillion retail sector
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 January 2020

Data analyst firm will move its customer insight products to Microsoft Azure cloud

Microsoft funds initiative to fight mosquito-borne diseases

Microsoft funds initiative to fight mosquito-borne diseases
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 January 2020

The World Mosquito Program aims to reduce the number of insects able to spread viruses

AvePoint receives US$200 million investment

AvePoint receives US$200 million investment
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 January 2020

Microsoft partner aims to help enterprises better manage their customers’ Office 365 environments

Avnet launches new partner programme to drive adoption of IoT

Avnet launches new partner programme to drive adoption of IoT
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 January 2020

Firm will showcase how the initiative is helping partners and customers at CES 2020

Learn on Demand Systems adds to technical training with acquisition

Learn on Demand Systems adds to technical training with acquisition
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 January 2020

Wadeware will enable the firm to offer expanded content development services

The Winter 2019 issue of The Record is out now!

The Winter 2019 issue of The Record is out now!
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 January 2020

Find out about how Microsoft and its partners are driving the automotive industry and much more 

Enghouse strengthens its rich multimedia capabilities

Enghouse strengthens its rich multimedia capabilities
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 07 January 2020

Acquisition of Dialogic Group enhances firm’s software offerings in video and communication

Altius Group uses Microsoft tech to improve workplace health

Altius Group uses Microsoft tech to improve workplace health
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 January 2020

Solutions ensure the privacy and security of data, and help staff collaborate across the globe

CES announces keynote speakers for 2020 event

CES announces keynote speakers for 2020 event
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 January 2020

Executives from Salesforce, Unilever and the US Secretary of Transportation will share insights

KKBOX chooses Microsoft Azure for streaming services

KKBOX chooses Microsoft Azure for streaming services
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 02 January 2020

The cloud platform will help improve media security and quality while reducing costs

Happy holidays to all readers of The Record!

Happy holidays to all readers of The Record!
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 December 2019

Many thanks to all the individuals and organisations that have supported us in 2019

10 ways Microsoft has transformed enterprise in 2019

10 ways Microsoft has transformed enterprise in 2019
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 December 2019

Technologies such as Teams, HoloLens 2 and Azure are making an impact across all industries

Auto Plus chooses iFD Engineering solution

Auto Plus chooses iFD Engineering solution
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 December 2019

Microsoft Dynamics NAV-based solution will enable enhanced warehouse productivity

Microsoft rolls out new Meet Now feature in Skype

Microsoft rolls out new Meet Now feature in Skype
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 December 2019

Non-Skype users can now connect to meetings and calls through a URL link

Government of Canada chooses Microsoft Azure

Government of Canada chooses Microsoft Azure
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 December 2019

Cloud platform will host sensitive data and help foster innovation through digital transformation

Microsoft to launch Chromium-based Edge in January

Microsoft to launch Chromium-based Edge in January
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 December 2019

New browser will offer better web compatibility and security support

TEC Eurolab doubles productivity with Cohesity and HPE solution

TEC Eurolab doubles productivity with Cohesity and HPE solution
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 December 2019

Data management service offers enhanced data security and resiliency features

Yooz chooses Microsoft Azure to automate accounts payable

Yooz chooses Microsoft Azure to automate accounts payable
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 December 2019

Firm will optimise its systems with the compliance, efficiency and security of the cloud

Ford and Microsoft trial quantum computing to reduce congestion

Ford and Microsoft trial quantum computing to reduce congestion
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 December 2019

Simulations will enable satellite navigation firms to optimise routes for drivers

Microsoft and NTT partner to drive digital transformation

Microsoft and NTT partner to drive digital transformation
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 December 2019

Firms will deliver new digital solutions in digital twin computing and photonics

Barracuda combines solutions to combat online security threats

Barracuda combines solutions to combat online security threats
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 11 December 2019

Barracuda Content Shield now integrates with Managed Workplace for better malware protection

Willis Towers Watson simplifies IFRS 17 compliance with new software

Willis Towers Watson simplifies IFRS 17 compliance with new software
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 December 2019

Out-of-the-box solutions aims to helps insurers meet accounting requirements

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