Author: Elly Yates-Roberts

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

 

 

 

 

iFD Engineering launches tobacco tracking extension for EU directive

iFD Engineering launches tobacco tracking extension for EU directive
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 August 2019

The solution will enable tradespeople to more easily register their products and improve the internal market

Hotel360 announces speaker line-up for this year’s event

Hotel360 announces speaker line-up for this year’s event
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 August 2019

Executives from the likes of Best Western, Premier Inn, Marriott International and Hilton will attend

Finnish city uses PayiQ to develop mobile ticketing for buses

Finnish city uses PayiQ to develop mobile ticketing for buses
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 August 2019

Kouvola will use a mobile app to make public transport use simpler and more attractive to citizens

Record numbers expected at this year’s User Group Summit

Record numbers expected at this year’s User Group Summit
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 21 August 2019

Over 7,000 attendees will learn about Microsoft Dynamics 365, AX, CRM, Power BI and PowerApps

Open Door Technology transforms training with ClickLearn

Open Door Technology transforms training with ClickLearn
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 20 August 2019

Partnership enabled Open Door to meet Microsoft’s stringent requirements for app validation

Keynote speakers announced for MWC Los Angeles

Keynote speakers announced for MWC Los Angeles
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 August 2019

Executives from Intel, the US FCC and Refinery29 will speak about technology and telecommunications

Aberdeen City Council drives digital transformation with Microsoft

Aberdeen City Council drives digital transformation with Microsoft
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 August 2019

Scottish authority is using Cloud Navigator to revolutionise how it services 200,000 people

Microsoft and Jio to accelerate India’s digital transformation

Microsoft and Jio to accelerate India’s digital transformation
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 August 2019

Firms aim to encourage SMEs to adopt leading technologies like data analytics, AI and IoT

Schouw Informatisering uses ClickLearn to speed up documentation

Schouw Informatisering uses ClickLearn to speed up documentation
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 August 2019

Netherlands-based software vendor is working to meet the fast-paced needs of the food industry

Microsoft Malta supports Gozo Innovation Hub

Microsoft Malta supports Gozo Innovation Hub
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 August 2019

Project aims to encourage start-ups and IT firms to operate from the Mediterranean island 

Hannover Messe 2020: round two for the Industrial Pioneers Summit

Hannover Messe 2020: round two for the Industrial Pioneers Summit
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 09 August 2019

The one-day summit invites experts to discuss the challenges posed by industrial digitisation

CitiXsys releases iVend for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central

CitiXsys releases iVend for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 08 August 2019

New integration delivers tools for running an omnichannel retail business

Tech experts use Microsoft Azure to better understand urban air quality

Tech experts use Microsoft Azure to better understand urban air quality
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 August 2019

AI for Earth programme is supporting the Berlin-based project called Airflow

Allied Global Marketing chooses Letsignit for brand improvement

Allied Global Marketing chooses Letsignit for brand improvement
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 August 2019

Firm is using Office 365 to create consistent e-mail signatures company-wide

Australian university uses Microsoft Teams and AI to reduce dropout rate

Australian university uses Microsoft Teams and AI to reduce dropout rate
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 August 2019

Question bot provides engineering students at the University of New South Wales with 24/7 support

Velrada outlines importance of including workforce in digital decisions

Velrada outlines importance of including workforce in digital decisions
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 02 August 2019

Whitepaper explores how stakeholder collaboration is crucial to improve the user experience

Fortnum & Mason and John Lewis to speak at InternetRetailing Conference

Fortnum & Mason and John Lewis to speak at InternetRetailing Conference
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 02 August 2019

Senior executives from big name brands will be sharing their visions of the retail future at the event

Patient.Info uses Microsoft Azure to reduce demand on GPs

Patient.Info uses Microsoft Azure to reduce demand on GPs
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 01 August 2019

Medical website gives doctors and the general public fast access to accurate information

By 2021 IoT will drive 30% of company revenue, says Microsoft report

By 2021 IoT will drive 30% of company revenue, says Microsoft report
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 31 July 2019

IoT Signals aims to provide an overview of the IoT landscape and how organisations are using it

Witekio launches update solution for IoT devices

Witekio launches update solution for IoT devices
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 31 July 2019

FullMetalUpdate aims to help customers save time and money, while improving security

GSMA announces first keynote speakers at MWC19 Los Angeles

GSMA announces first keynote speakers at MWC19 Los Angeles
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 30 July 2019

Attendees can expect to hear from senior executives from CTIA, Ericsson, GSMA and Verizon


Microsoft and NCC create secure cloud migration solution

Microsoft and NCC create secure cloud migration solution
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 30 July 2019

Escrow as a Service aims to help organisations run smoothly as they move to Azure

Nordic menswear brand boosts operations with iVend Retail

Nordic menswear brand boosts operations with iVend Retail
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 29 July 2019

Oscar Jacobson is using the platform alongside Microsoft Dynamics AX to support its brand strategy

Transform banking with Microsoft's accelerator co-created with VeriPark

Transform banking with Microsoft's accelerator co-created with VeriPark
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 July 2019

Microsoft has released a whitepaper on how clients can use its accelerator to drive innovation

New retail analytics solution from CCG Analytics now available on Azure

New retail analytics solution from CCG Analytics now available on Azure
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 July 2019

Retailers can use the Microsoft cloud service to get a complete view of their customers

E-mail attacks are hampering IT productivity in EMEA, says Barracuda

E-mail attacks are hampering IT productivity in EMEA, says Barracuda
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 July 2019

Study shows that the region is lagging behind in its training and investment in the area

Microsoft and Schneider Electric launch AI for Green Energy

Microsoft and Schneider Electric launch AI for Green Energy
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 July 2019

Programme aims to help start-ups use the technology to transform the energy sector in Europe

Wiltshire Council is using Microsoft virtual assistants to free up staff time

Wiltshire Council is using Microsoft virtual assistants to free up staff time
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 July 2019

UK council assures that no jobs will be lost and staff will be trained with digital skills 

Microsoft and OpenAI collaborate to solve global issues with AI

Microsoft and OpenAI collaborate to solve global issues with AI
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 July 2019

Partnership will add to Microsoft Azure’s capabilities and help develop artificial general intelligence

Episerver launches App Marketplace to power digital commerce

Episerver launches App Marketplace to power digital commerce
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 July 2019

Platform enables customers to browse and buy applications from verified technology providers

AI use to skyrocket in race to improve cybersecurity, says Capgemini

AI use to skyrocket in race to improve cybersecurity, says Capgemini
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 22 July 2019

Report found that 63% of organisations plan to deploy the technology by 2020 to bolster their defences

Barracuda study highlights threat of lateral phishing

Barracuda study highlights threat of lateral phishing
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 July 2019

IT security company provides tips to help enterprises defend against new class of attack