Microsoft launches new Minecraft site for educators

Microsoft launches new Minecraft site for educators
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, July 1, 2015

New Minecraft site and Office 365 Education services have been revealed at ISTE 2015

Penn National Insurance chooses Accenture Duck Creek Policy software

Penn National Insurance chooses Accenture Duck Creek Policy software
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, July 1, 2015

US insurer to use Accenture software to modernise its property and casualty insurance system

The power of social: tools for connecting teams and making smart decisions

The power of social: tools for connecting teams and making smart decisions
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Discover what collaboration tools enterprises are embracing to create truly connected organisations

Save the date: Visual Studio 2015 launches on 20 July

Save the date: Visual Studio 2015 launches on 20 July
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Latest release will support cross-platform mobile development and enhance game development

Dassault Systèmes launches 3DVIA Make 3D printing application

Dassault Systèmes launches 3DVIA Make 3D printing application
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Application to enable retailers to offer personalised products to customers

The Summer 2015 issue of OnWindows magazine is out now!

The Summer 2015 issue of OnWindows magazine is out now!
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, June 29, 2015

Discover everything you need to know about enterprise technology on the Microsoft platform

Boehringer Ingelheim automates retail space planning with Galleria solution

Boehringer Ingelheim automates retail space planning with Galleria solution
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, June 29, 2015

New technology will help the manufacturer to optimise inventory, assortment and aesthetics

Microsoft Dynamics ERP: which solution is right for you?

Microsoft Dynamics ERP: which solution is right for you?
By Guest | Monday, June 29, 2015

MetaViewer provides an overview of the key capabilities in Dynamics AX, GP, SL and NAV

MetaViewer provides an overview of the key capabilities in Dynamics AX, GP, SL and NAV

Microsoft Sway arrives on iPad and is coming to Windows 10 this summer

Microsoft Sway arrives on iPad and is coming to Windows 10 this summer
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, June 26, 2015

Multimedia presentation tool will be an integral app when Windows 10 launches in July

Investments in financial technology almost tripled in the US in 2014

Investments in financial technology almost tripled in the US in 2014
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, June 26, 2015

New Accenture report showed that fintech investments soared 191% to US$9.89 billion in 2014

Microsoft HoloLens heads to the International Space Station

Microsoft HoloLens heads to the International Space Station
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, June 26, 2015

Nasa and Microsoft’s Sidekick project brings holographic applications to space exploration

Dassault Systèmes to help build Virtual Singapore solution

Dassault Systèmes to help build Virtual Singapore solution
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, June 25, 2015

3D-modelling tool to help government manage urban planning, environmental disasters and more

Lenovo’s new ideacentre Stick 300 fits in the palm of your hand

Lenovo’s new ideacentre Stick 300 fits in the palm of your hand
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, June 25, 2015

Pocket-sized compute stick transforms HDMI monitors into fully functional Windows PCs

Office for Android phone comes out of preview

Office for Android phone comes out of preview
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Android customers can download the full Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps from Google Play

Pcubed releases Project and Portfolio Management Accelerator

Pcubed releases Project and Portfolio Management Accelerator
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Microsoft Project Online-based solution helps companies implement end-to-end PPM platforms quickly

Microsoft partners with NASCAR and Hendrick Motorsports

Microsoft partners with NASCAR and Hendrick Motorsports
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Both companies will use Azure and Windows 10 to improve performance on and off the race track

DoseWatch Explore helps lower patient radiation levels

DoseWatch Explore helps lower patient radiation levels
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Industrial internet solution from GE Healthcare collects radiation dose information from CT scanners

Hispano-Suiza adopts Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform

Hispano-Suiza adopts Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform
By Sean Dudley | Monday, June 22, 2015

Mechanical power transmission systems specialist aims to improve its design and engineering efficiencies 

Serving the citizen with the power of the cloud

Serving the citizen with the power of the cloud
By Sean Dudley | Monday, June 22, 2015

Hear from Christian Morin at Genetec about the benefits cloud computing can bring to the public sector

Microsoft helps launch new Global Innovation Exchange partnership

Microsoft helps launch new Global Innovation Exchange partnership
By Sean Dudley | Friday, June 19, 2015

Initiative aims to establish a science and technology-focused academic institute within ten years

DeliveryHub enterprise data platform available via Microsoft Project Online

DeliveryHub enterprise data platform available via Microsoft Project Online
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, June 19, 2015

Pcubed platform consolidates project data from multiple sources into a single database

Microsoft demonstrates Connected Room concept at HITEC conference

Microsoft demonstrates Connected Room concept at HITEC conference
By Sean Dudley | Thursday, June 18, 2015

Voice-activated solution built on Windows 10 helps streamline the guest experience 

Aeros chooses ‘Engineered to Fly’ to help it build world’s first cargo airship

Aeros chooses ‘Engineered to Fly’ to help it build world’s first cargo airship
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, June 18, 2015

Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE solution will help Aeros to complete detailed design work

Microsoft merges its hardware and software divisions

Microsoft merges its hardware and software divisions
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, June 18, 2015

Satya Nadella confirms reorganisation and Stephen Elop departure in e-mail to employees

Skype for Web now available in the US and UK

Skype for Web now available in the US and UK
By Sean Dudley | Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Beta version now available with worldwide rollout to take place over the coming weeks

Box releases new integrations for Microsoft Office Online

Box releases new integrations for Microsoft Office Online
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Customers can now boost productivity by opening, editing and sharing Office files from within Box

IoT is driving new era of 'living services', says Accenture

IoT is driving new era of 'living services', says Accenture
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Services will help companies grow businesses and transform the consumer experience

Dassault Systèmes launches ‘Build to Operate’ industry solution

Dassault Systèmes launches ‘Build to Operate’ industry solution
By Sean Dudley | Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Airbus Helicopters among first adopters of new aerospace and defence offering

Microsoft and Oculus VR team up to enhance virtual reality use in gaming

Microsoft and Oculus VR team up to enhance virtual reality use in gaming
By Sean Dudley | Monday, June 15, 2015

Xbox One controller to be included with every Oculus Rift headset

Microsoft named as technology partner for Scottish EDGE

Microsoft named as technology partner for Scottish EDGE
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, June 15, 2015

Scottish EDGE is a funding competition aimed at identifying Scotland’s top young entrepreneurs

Dassault Systèmes launches Perfect Product for CPG companies

Dassault Systèmes launches Perfect Product for CPG companies
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, June 15, 2015

New industry solution aims to enhance collaboration and reduce development costs

Microsoft acquires BlueStripe to help customers improve app management

Microsoft acquires BlueStripe to help customers improve app management
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, June 12, 2015

Microsoft to make BlueStripe’s solution part of System Center and the Operations Management Suite

Dassault Systèmes launches Passenger Experience aerospace solution

Dassault Systèmes launches Passenger Experience aerospace solution
By Sean Dudley | Friday, June 12, 2015

New offering features 3D visualisation technology and helps enable delivery of customised aircraft cabins

Microsoft Surface Hub to go on sale from 1 July

Microsoft Surface Hub to go on sale from 1 July
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, June 11, 2015

New large-screen device will leverage Windows 10 to improve enterprise collaboration

Manhattan Associates brings its supply chain solutions to Azure

Manhattan Associates brings its supply chain solutions to Azure
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, June 10, 2015

New agreement will allow Manhattan customers to take advantage of Microsoft’s cloud offering

Keeping track of supplies with SteadyServ iKeg powered by Intel

Keeping track of supplies with SteadyServ iKeg powered by Intel
By Sean Dudley | Tuesday, June 9, 2015

SteadyServ Technologies and Intel have developed a new solution that not only helps bars and restaurants stay on top of their inventory, but delivers crucial insight into customer trends in near real time

SteadyServ iKeg measures beer amounts, tracks kegs through supply and delivers real-time analytics

Skype Translator preview is coming to Skype for Windows desktop app

Skype Translator preview is coming to Skype for Windows desktop app
By Sean Dudley | Tuesday, June 9, 2015

300% increase in application’s usage reported since removal of sign-up requirement last month

Advicent Solutions launches Narrator for financial firms in the UK

Advicent Solutions launches Narrator for financial firms in the UK
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, June 9, 2015

The software allows financial services providers to build customised financial advice applications

Dassault Systèmes enters new partnership with BDHOME

Dassault Systèmes enters new partnership with BDHOME
By Sean Dudley | Monday, June 8, 2015

New deal with home décor retailer will focus on delivering  unique experiences to customers in China

Skype for Web beta arrives for US and UK customers

Skype for Web beta arrives for US and UK customers
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, June 8, 2015

Users can now access the communication tool via their web browser

IAM Cloud named as Microsoft Public Sector Education Partner of the Year

IAM Cloud named as Microsoft Public Sector Education Partner of the Year
By Sean Dudley | Friday, June 5, 2015

UK cloud IT management service offers affordable technology to schools and universities

IoT market to grow from US$655.8 billion in 2014 to US$1.7 trillion in 2020

IoT market to grow from US$655.8 billion in 2014 to US$1.7 trillion in 2020
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, June 5, 2015

IDC reports predict devices, connectivity and IT services will account for more than 66% of market

Moving on: preparing for Windows Server 2003 end of support

Moving on: preparing for Windows Server 2003 end of support
By Guest | Friday, June 5, 2015

End of support for Windows Server 2003 is just around the corner. Simon Bisson examines the options

End of support for Windows Server 2003 is just around the corner. Simon Bisson examines the options

Veeam partners with LabTech to launch Endpoint Backup solution

Veeam partners with LabTech to launch Endpoint Backup solution
By Sean Dudley | Thursday, June 4, 2015

New release helps simplify backup and recovery on Windows-based desktops and laptops

Planning for success with integrated assortment and space planning

Planning for success with integrated assortment and space planning
By Lindsay James | Thursday, June 4, 2015

With over 17 years of experience in the retail industry, Keith Whaley brings a vast amount of insight to his position as VP of retail strategy at JustEnough Software. We find out more

We speak with Keith Whaley at JustEnough about overcoming the challenges associated with merchandise planning

StoneRiver launches new Stream Mobile Claims Field Adjuster App

StoneRiver launches new Stream Mobile Claims Field Adjuster App
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, June 3, 2015

New mobile app enables insurance adjusters to use mobile devices to process claims more quickly

Toshiba and Microsoft sign deal to develop internet of things solutions

Toshiba and Microsoft sign deal to develop internet of things solutions
By Sean Dudley | Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Companies reveal first collaborative efforts at Computex event in Taipei

Windows 10 devices from Dell, Asus and Toshiba go on show at Computex

Windows 10 devices from Dell, Asus and Toshiba go on show at Computex
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Microsoft’s Nick Parker unveiled the devices, including all-in-one PCs and two-in-ones, during his keynote

Machines for living: building cities using 3D digital models

Machines for living: building cities using 3D digital models
By Guest | Tuesday, June 2, 2015

As they plan for the future, cities can take advantage of 3D digital models to help improve efficiency, security, public services and energy use, says Frederic Dot at Dassault Systèmes

Frederic Dot at Dassault Systèmes explains how cities can use 3D digital models to plan for the future

Asus unveils Zen all-in-one PC and Transformer Book update at Computex

Asus unveils Zen all-in-one PC and Transformer Book update at Computex
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, June 2, 2015

The Zen AiO PC comes with Intel’s RealSense 3D camera and i7 Quad-core processor