Sibos 2014: Microsoft and its partners showcase Windows apps and solutions

Sibos 2014: Microsoft and its partners showcase Windows apps and solutions
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Citi, Fidelity Information Systems, Pershing and Temenos are all helping banks to become digital businesses

Sibos 2014: Microsoft Treasury uses business intelligence to analyse data

Sibos 2014: Microsoft Treasury uses business intelligence to analyse data
By Sean Dudley | Tuesday, September 30, 2014

BI tools improve risk assessment, help visualise data and enable better decision-making

Sibos 2014: Microsoft partners with FS-ISAC to thwart cyber criminals

Sibos 2014: Microsoft partners with FS-ISAC to thwart cyber criminals
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Pilot programme will see FS-ISAC members get access to near real-time information on known malware infections

Murdoch’s adopts JustEnough Merchandise Financial Planning

Murdoch’s adopts JustEnough Merchandise Financial Planning
By Sean Dudley | Monday, September 29, 2014

US home and ranch goods provider boosts operations in 26 stores and e-commerce business

Sibos 2014: CitiDirect BE Tablet app launches on Windows 8.1

Sibos 2014: CitiDirect BE Tablet app launches on Windows 8.1
By Sean Dudley | Monday, September 29, 2014

New release a channel extension of CitiBank’s corporate banking platform

Security concerns about cloud services on rise, says BT

Security concerns about cloud services on rise, says BT
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, September 26, 2014

Global BT survey indicates that the adoption of mass-market consumer cloud services is posing a risk to data security 

Esri launches latest version of CityEngine 3D modeling software

Esri launches latest version of CityEngine 3D modeling software
By Sean Dudley | Friday, September 26, 2014

Release advances urban designers’ ability to analyse crucial features of planning work

Five new members join Banking Industry Architecture Network

Five new members join Banking Industry Architecture Network
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, September 26, 2014

Companies join to help build a standardised banking IT architecture across the global banking industry

Sutherland Global Services deploys Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online

Sutherland Global Services deploys Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, September 25, 2014

Sutherland has transformed its Customer Interaction Platform and management system

New Belgium Brewing Company deploys Windows 8.1 business app

New Belgium Brewing Company deploys Windows 8.1 business app
By Sean Dudley | Thursday, September 25, 2014

Rangerland app is designed to streamline field tasks and enable sales staff to spend more time selling

Finnair cuts communication costs with Microsoft Office 365

Finnair cuts communication costs with Microsoft Office 365
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Finland's largest airline improves customer service and increases collaboration with cloud platform

Carnegie Mellon cuts energy usage with cloud machine learning solution

Carnegie Mellon cuts energy usage with cloud machine learning solution
By Sean Dudley | Wednesday, September 24, 2014

US university reduces energy use by 20% with Microsoft Azure and OSIsoft’s PI System

US funding for digital healthcare start-ups to reach US$6.5 billion by 2017

US funding for digital healthcare start-ups to reach US$6.5 billion by 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Accenture report indicates funding for wearable technology and telehealth is set to double over the next three years

Schneider Electric releases supply chain management solution

Schneider Electric releases supply chain management solution
By Sean Dudley | Tuesday, September 23, 2014

New offering for the hydrocarbon processing industry improves collaboration across the refinery

Microsoft launches Universal Mobile Keyboard for Windows, iOS and Android

Microsoft launches Universal Mobile Keyboard for Windows, iOS and Android
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, September 22, 2014

The keyboard works with iPad, iPhone, Android and Windows devices, and will go on sale in October

Microsoft Azure HDInsight platform now available in China

Microsoft Azure HDInsight platform now available in China
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, September 19, 2014

Microsoft is the first global cloud provider to have a publicly available cloud Hadoop-as-a-service offering in the country

Banks are focusing on product innovation as an investment priority

Banks are focusing on product innovation as an investment priority
By Sean Dudley | Friday, September 19, 2014

Digital channels and IT modernisation also highlighted in results of new Temenos customer survey

Trek Bicycles adopts Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online

Trek Bicycles adopts Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online
By Guest | Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Global bicycle product manufacturer and distributor adopts integrated customer relationship management solution

Global bicycle product manufacturer and distributor boosts support for its local sales reps

Microsoft to reveal Windows 9 at event later this month?

Microsoft to reveal Windows 9 at event later this month?
By Sean Dudley | Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Invitations sent out to members of the press for anticipated unveiling of latest Windows OS

Junction Solutions to roll out Dynamics AX for Retail at Pet Supplies Plus

Junction Solutions to roll out Dynamics AX for Retail at Pet Supplies Plus
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, September 17, 2014

US retailer has selected the enterprise resource planning solution to support its new omni-channel operation

Carlsberg Group chooses Office 365 to improve collaboration

Carlsberg Group chooses Office 365 to improve collaboration
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Brewery deploys collaboration platform to centralise the management of its facilities around the world

New Microsoft Dynamics CRM breaks down silos between marketing and sales

New Microsoft Dynamics CRM breaks down silos between marketing and sales
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Company announces Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015, updates to Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online service and Microsoft Dynamics Marketing

Sibos 2014 event preview from Sue Foley at peterevans

Sibos 2014 event preview from Sue Foley at peterevans
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Rebecca Gibson spoke to Sue Foley, marketing and communications at peterevans, to find out what the company is most looking forward to at Sibos 2014

Sue Foley explains why the company will be attending the annual financial services event this year

Industrial internet of things to enhance digital services, says Accenture

Industrial internet of things to enhance digital services, says Accenture
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, September 16, 2014

According to new report, integrating digital services with products is key to the growth of revenue in industrial industries

NBTY Europe selects Promotion Management from JustEnough

NBTY Europe selects Promotion Management from JustEnough
By Sean Dudley | Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Vitamin and nutritional supplement retailer aims to execute better campaigns across its brand

Effective collaboration through intuitive user experiences

Effective collaboration through intuitive user experiences
By Guest | Monday, September 15, 2014

Jan Larsson explains the importance of enabling effective collaboration by creating intuitive user experiences that bring together the latest technological developments

Jan Larsson explains how bringing together the latest technology in the manufacturing industry is vital

Sibos 2014 event preview from Sameer Kishore at Dell Services

Sibos 2014 event preview from Sameer Kishore at Dell Services
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, September 15, 2014

Rebecca Gibson caught up with Sameer Kishore, Dell Services’ vice president of banking, financial services, securities and insurance, to find what the company will showcase at the event

Dell Services executive explains why the company will be attending the annual financial services event in Boston, US

Thayer School of Engineering expands SOLIDWORKS implementation

Thayer School of Engineering expands SOLIDWORKS implementation
By Sean Dudley | Monday, September 15, 2014

Students at Dartmouth College are using the design tools as part school’s core curriculum

GE Intelligent Platforms adds multi-touch technology to QuickPanel+

GE Intelligent Platforms adds multi-touch technology to QuickPanel+
By Sean Dudley | Friday, September 12, 2014

Operator interface now provides similar pinch-to-zoom functionality as many consumer devices

Sibos 2014 event preview from Temenos’ Amanda Gilmour

Sibos 2014 event preview from Temenos’ Amanda Gilmour
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, September 12, 2014

Rebecca Gibson caught up with Amanda Gilmour, Temenos’ product director of payments, to find out why the company is attending Sibos

Temenos product director explains why the company will be attending the annual financial services event

Dell unveils PowerEdge 13th generation server portfolio

Dell unveils PowerEdge 13th generation server portfolio
By Sean Dudley | Friday, September 12, 2014

Latest release aims to help customers meet growing application and workload needs

Microsoft helps to open new computer training centre for the visually-impaired

Microsoft helps to open new computer training centre for the visually-impaired
By Sean Dudley | Thursday, September 11, 2014

L V Prasad Eye Institute's facility in India is expected to support 128 students in its first year

Sibos 2014 event preview from SWIFT's Chris Church

Sibos 2014 event preview from SWIFT's Chris Church
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, September 11, 2014

Chris Church, SWIFT’s chief executive of Americas and global head of securities, explains to Rebecca Gibson what he thinks will be the main topics at Sibos 2014

SWIFT's Chris Church explains why the company is looking forward to hosting the annual financial services event in Boston

Microsoft releases Office Delve on Office Graph

Microsoft releases Office Delve on Office Graph
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, September 11, 2014

Delve enables enterprises to build a personalised digital memory across applications

Dell helps Visbuzz deliver video communication to the elderly

Dell helps Visbuzz deliver video communication to the elderly
By Sean Dudley | Wednesday, September 10, 2014

UK start-up offers a single-function tool to help connect people to their loved ones

Sibos event preview from Allevo's Corina Mihalache

Sibos event preview from Allevo's Corina Mihalache
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Allevo CEO Corina Mihalache explains to Rebecca Gibson what makes Sibos an important event for financial services institutions

Allevo CEO explains why the company will be attending the annual financial services event

Continuous (and free) learning: education beyond school

Continuous (and free) learning: education beyond school
By Guest | Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Education doesn’t have to stop once you’ve left school. Continuous learning helps to further careers, and there are options that won’t break the bank or take up too much time. Microsoft’s Dave Rodgerson explains

Education doesn’t have to stop once you’ve left school. It also doesn't have to break the bank or take up too much time. Microsoft’s Dave Rodgerson explains

AvePoint releases DocAve Governance Automation Service Pack 5

AvePoint releases DocAve Governance Automation Service Pack 5
By Sean Dudley | Tuesday, September 9, 2014

New offering provides business owners with insight into Microsoft SharePoint site provisioning

Sibos 2014 event preview from Fiserv's Richard Broadbent

Sibos 2014 event preview from Fiserv's Richard Broadbent
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Rebecca Gibson speaks to Richard Broadbent, vice president of strategy and channel development, international group at Fiserv, to find out what the company will be showcasing at the event

Richard Broadbent explains why the company will be attending the annual financial services event this year

Itochu migrates global communication infrastructure to Microsoft Office 365

Itochu migrates global communication infrastructure to Microsoft Office 365
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, September 8, 2014

The global general trading company is using Microsoft’s online productivity suite and NTT Com’s Enterprise Cloud to improve employee productivity

Get up and go: delivering rich mobile experiences for financial services professionals

Get up and go: delivering rich mobile experiences for financial services professionals
By Guest | Friday, September 5, 2014

Banks and finance executives are increasingly looking for a rich, secure and actionable mobile experience. Jacqui Griffiths finds out how Microsoft and its partners are delivering it

Jacqui Griffiths finds out how Microsoft and its partners are delivering rich, secure and actionable mobile experiences for the financial services industry

New Windows 8 devices launched at IFA event in Berlin

New Windows 8 devices launched at IFA event in Berlin
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, September 5, 2014

Lenovo and Panasonic launch new mobile devices to improve productivity for enterprise users 

FreedomPay and Microsoft: stepping up to the payments challenge

FreedomPay and Microsoft: stepping up to the payments challenge
By Guest | Friday, September 5, 2014

Recently validated security solutions are opening the flood gates for leading banks to monetise purchase data. Microsoft and FreedomPay explain how they’re supporting banks in their innovation efforts

Microsoft and FreedomPay explain how they're helping banks and merchants monetise purchase data

Microsoft Devices Group reveals three new Lumia smartphones

Microsoft Devices Group reveals three new Lumia smartphones
By Sean Dudley | Thursday, September 4, 2014

Three new Windows Phone 8.1 devices, the Lumia 830, 730 and 735, have been unveiled at the IFA 2014 event in Berlin

Trasluz Casual Wear improves inventory management with RFID technology

Trasluz Casual Wear improves inventory management with RFID technology
By Guest | Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Spanish clothing retailer has improved order fulfilment with RFID technology from Honeywell

Wearable technologies to boost Smart Mobile Government projects

Wearable technologies to boost Smart Mobile Government projects
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Wearable technologies will pave the way for public sector-led internet of things ecosystems in the Asia Pacific region, says IDC

Microsoft counts down to launch of new Lumia devices

Microsoft counts down to launch of new Lumia devices
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Invitation to special webcast hints at official unveiling of the Lumia 730 ahead of the IFA 2014 tradeshow

StoneHouse Logic helps Rosefox Paper migrate e-mail to the cloud

StoneHouse Logic helps Rosefox Paper migrate e-mail to the cloud
By Sean Dudley | Monday, September 1, 2014

Paper merchant migrates services to the cloud with Microsoft Office 365 and improves operations

Female leaders in the retail industry: bridging the gender gap

Female leaders in the retail industry: bridging the gender gap
By Karen McCandless | Friday, August 29, 2014

Tracy Issel, general manager of Worldwide Retail, Consumer Goods, Hospitality and Travel at Microsoft, explains why there is still a lack of female executives in the industry and what can be done to change the situation

Microsoft's Tracy Issel explains why there is still a lack of female executives in the industry and what can be done to change the situation

OneDrive for Android app now supports personal and business accounts

OneDrive for Android app now supports personal and business accounts
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, August 29, 2014

New update allows users to access their OneDrive for Business account on Android devices