Jasper and Microsoft partner to offer IoT service management solution

Jasper and Microsoft partner to offer IoT service management solution
By Sean Dudley | Thursday, July 30, 2015

Companies able to bring IoT services to market more quickly

Technology is changing the role of bank branches, says IDC

Technology is changing the role of bank branches, says IDC
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, July 30, 2015

Branches must provide face-to-face services to support online and mobile banking channels

Five top new features to look out for in Windows 10

Five top new features to look out for in Windows 10
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Microsoft has given its customers many reasons to upgrade to its brand new operating system

Moving towards intelligent engagement in manufacturing

Moving towards intelligent engagement in manufacturing
By Guest | Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Manufacturers are moving away from the product-centric models of the past and are now seeking new ways to connect with their customers, understand their needs and deliver products that exceed expectations. Bill Moffett reports

Bill Moffett explains how manufacturers can move away from the product-centric models of the past

Matrix42 updates client management solution for Windows 10

Matrix42 updates client management solution for Windows 10
By Sean Dudley | Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Customers benefit from technology and process support during migration phase

Microsoft launches Windows 10, hailing new era for PC users

Microsoft launches Windows 10, hailing new era for PC users
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Windows 10 is now available globally and will be offered as a free upgrade for most consumers

Leveraging the cloud: becoming more agile in financial services

Leveraging the cloud: becoming more agile in financial services
By Lindsay James | Tuesday, July 28, 2015

We speak to Sean Foley, CTO of Worldwide Financial Services at Microsoft, to dispel many of the myths surrounding the cloud and to find out about the technology’s potential to transform the way that banks operate

Sean Foley at Microsoft dispels some of the myths surrounding the cloud in financial services 

Microsoft Power BI is now generally available

Microsoft Power BI is now generally available
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, July 27, 2015

More than 500,000 people who signed up for the preview will automatically be transferred to the new service

High-net-worth investors want more digital services from private banks

High-net-worth investors want more digital services from private banks
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, July 27, 2015

Accenture study finds 75% of investors believe digital technology would not limit quality of relationship with financial advisors

LF Corp implements Dassault Systèmes’ My Collection solution

LF Corp implements Dassault Systèmes’ My Collection solution
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, July 24, 2015

The South Korean lifestyle company intends to unify its design, development and sourcing processes

Hearst Television elevates its access to key analytics with cloud BI solution

Hearst Television elevates its access to key analytics with cloud BI solution
By Lindsay James | Friday, July 24, 2015

US broadcaster Hearst has moved its BI solution to Azure, reducing costs by 35%

Seeing the bigger picture: realising the value of master data management

Seeing the bigger picture: realising the value of master data management
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, July 24, 2015

Companies have a variety of options to choose from when deploying a master data management solution, as we discover in conversation with Profisee’s Ian Ahern

Profisee’s Ian Ahern discusses the deployment options for a master data management solution

Elixir Aircraft to use Dassault Systèmes platform to build new airplane

Elixir Aircraft to use Dassault Systèmes platform to build new airplane
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, July 24, 2015

French aviation startup to develop the industry’s first aircraft designed using cloud-based applications

Pyramid Analytics features are built into Microsoft Power BI Desktop

Pyramid Analytics features are built into Microsoft Power BI Desktop
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, July 23, 2015

Collaboration will allow organisations to publish a Power BI Desktop file to the Pyramid Analytics Server

King’s College London deploys 1,700 Dell OptiPlex 9030 PCs

King’s College London deploys 1,700 Dell OptiPlex 9030 PCs
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, July 23, 2015

The all-in-one PCs were rolled out across the UK university in six weeks, along with a network upgrade

Microsoft and Particle join forces to help customers develop IoT devices

Microsoft and Particle join forces to help customers develop IoT devices
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, July 23, 2015

Particle’s cloud platform and hardware prototyping kit will be integrated with Microsoft Azure IoT services

Microsoft makes preview of Exchange Server 2016 available to download

Microsoft makes preview of Exchange Server 2016 available to download
By Sean Dudley | Thursday, July 23, 2015

Enhanced performance and architecture changes part of latest release from the Office team

IP Expo Europe 2015

IP Expo Europe 2015
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, July 22, 2015

7-8 October; London, UK

This year’s IP Expo will encompass six events under one roof, covering everything from data analytics to cloud

Dell releases new version of Cloud Manager solution

Dell releases new version of Cloud Manager solution
By Sean Dudley | Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Businesses able to direct the deployment and consumption of distributed cloud apps and services

Hotels reimagine the guest experience through the power of IT

Hotels reimagine the guest experience through the power of IT
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, July 22, 2015

From in-room tablets to touchscreen tables in the lobby, hotels are trying out new technologies to wow their guests and offer them a more convenient, comfortable and personalised stay

Hotels are trying out new technologies to wow their guests and offer them a more comfortable stay

Third-platform technologies highlighted at ARC 13th India Forum

Third-platform technologies highlighted at ARC 13th India Forum
By Guest | Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Sharada Prahladrao, editor and public relations manager at ARC India, shares the key highlights from ARC Advisory Group’s recent technology forum

Sharada Prahladrao shares the key highlights from ARC Advisory Group’s recent technology forum

Going digital in health: the impact of the ‘consumerism’ shift

Going digital in health: the impact of the ‘consumerism’  shift
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Following the example set by other industries such as retail and manufacturing, healthcare is becoming far more customer centric. We hear from experts at Avanade about what this means for the future of the industry

Avanade experts discuss the big culture shift coming to the healthcare industry

Microsoft delivers Office 365 to 300,000 General Electric employees

Microsoft delivers Office 365 to 300,000 General Electric employees
By Sean Dudley | Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Cloud productivity suite to help enhance collaboration efforts between staff

Microsoft ships Visual Studio 2015 and .NET 4.6

Microsoft ships Visual Studio 2015 and .NET 4.6
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Latest version includes support for iOS and Android app development

Worldwide public cloud computing will reach almost US$70 billion in 2015

Worldwide public cloud computing will reach almost US$70 billion in 2015
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, July 21, 2015

IDC study also shows the number of cloud-based solutions will triple by 2019

Hyundai Heavy Industries and Accenture to build smart ships

Hyundai Heavy Industries and Accenture to build smart ships
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, July 20, 2015

Built-in sensor networks will help ship owners track equipment and improve operational efficiency

Turning sensor data into intelligence: OSIsoft on improving the value of data

Turning sensor data into intelligence: OSIsoft on improving the value of data
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, July 17, 2015

OSIsoft and Element Analytics are making it easier for data scientists and engineers to access the operational data they need to perform advanced analytics and create predictive models

OSIsoft and Element Analytics are making it easier for data scientists and engineers to perform advanced analytics

Retail Business Technology Expo 2016

Retail Business Technology Expo 2016
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, July 17, 2015

9-10 March 2016; Olympia, London, UK

RBTE, the one-stop shop for all things retail and hospitality, returns to London in March 2016

Dell to deliver first thin clients for Windows 10 IoT Enterprise

Dell to deliver first thin clients for Windows 10 IoT Enterprise
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, July 17, 2015

The Wyse 7000 and 5000 series will ship on the same day as the Windows 10 launch

Microsoft confirms acquisition of FieldOne Systems

Microsoft confirms acquisition of FieldOne Systems
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, July 17, 2015

FieldOne Sky will be integrated with Azure IoT, Cortana Analytics, Power BI and Parature

The digital bank: remaining relevant in the digital age

The digital bank: remaining relevant in the digital age
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, July 16, 2015

If banks want to remain relevant in the digital age, it is time for them to change the way they serve their customers, as we find out in conversation with Microsoft’s Marcelo Marquez

Microsoft’s Marcelo Marquez discusses why banks must change the way they serve their customers

risual celebrates a decade of success at Microsoft WPC 2015

risual celebrates a decade of success at Microsoft WPC 2015
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, July 16, 2015

We caught up with Richard Proud to find out what it takes to be Microsoft’s UK Partner of the Year

Four-in-five customers use channel partners to buy IT solutions

Four-in-five customers use channel partners to buy IT solutions
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, July 16, 2015

IDC and Microsoft study finds customers prefer to buy cloud services from channel partners, rather than software providers

US Air Force adopts customised version of Microsoft Office 365

US Air Force adopts customised version of Microsoft Office 365
By Sean Dudley | Thursday, July 16, 2015

Department of Defense edition to be delivered to more than 100,000 users

Socially transforming the enterprise: why Yammer is this decade's game changer

Socially transforming the enterprise: why Yammer is this decade's game changer
By Guest | Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Man has always been intensely – and fluidly – social. That’s why social technologies are so successful in transforming the way we work today, says Manas Fuloria of Nagarro

Manas Fuloria explains why social technologies are so successful in transforming the way we work today

Dell unveils AppAssure Replication Target VM for Azure

Dell unveils AppAssure Replication Target VM for Azure
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, July 15, 2015

New VM offering enables customers to replicate their AppAssure backups in Azure

From start-up to global network: NGSN embraces Azure Media Services

From start-up to global network: NGSN embraces Azure Media Services
By Lindsay James | Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Next Generation Sports Network wanted to make foreign league football matches available live and on-demand to a global viewer base. With Microsoft Azure, it built a global broadcasting network in just six months

With Microsoft Azure Media Services, NGSN built a global broadcasting network in just six months

Insteon for Hub app update allows you to control your home with Cortana

Insteon for Hub app update allows you to control your home with Cortana
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, July 15, 2015

The company will also be launching a universal app for Windows 10 later this year

Microsoft releases Document Translator app on GitHub

Microsoft releases Document Translator app on GitHub
By Sean Dudley | Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Users can integrate translation tool into enterprise and business workflows with associated source code

Dartmouth-Hitchcock launches ImagineCare health solution

Dartmouth-Hitchcock launches ImagineCare health solution
By Sean Dudley | Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Staff are able to track the physical and mental health of patients using the Cortana Analytics Suite

Harnessing cloud-based collaboration at SHoP

Harnessing cloud-based collaboration at SHoP
By Lindsay James | Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Using Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform, SHoP Architects and SHoP Construction have been able to design and fabricate more efficiently, leading to maximised savings

Discover how SHoP Architects and SHoP Construction are using Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform

New Cortana Analytics Suite bundles Microsoft’s core analytics technologies

New Cortana Analytics Suite bundles Microsoft’s core analytics technologies
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Offering was unveiled at WPC 2015 and will be available as a monthly subscription service

Bromium and Microsoft to improve enterprise security for Windows 10

Bromium and Microsoft to improve enterprise security for Windows 10
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Bromium’s micro-visualisation technology will help to prevent cyber attacks 

Project GigJam task management tool is unveiled at Microsoft WPC 2015

Project GigJam task management tool is unveiled at Microsoft WPC 2015
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, July 13, 2015

New cloud service and set of apps help workers break down tasks and get work done

Profisee showcases Master Data Maestro software at WPC

Profisee showcases Master Data Maestro software at WPC
By Sean Dudley | Monday, July 13, 2015

Company will demonstrate the value of master data management capabilities to Microsoft partners

Finding a Microsoft Dynamics job in a mobile-first world

Finding a Microsoft Dynamics job in a mobile-first world
By Guest | Monday, July 13, 2015

Rob Wachman at Conspicuous shares some tips for using social media to your advantage

No games, just business: bringing gamification to the workplace

No games, just business: bringing gamification to the workplace
By Guest | Monday, July 13, 2015

Socialising, playing and competing are all human nature. Competition motivates people to do their best so they can win, and it drives social interaction too. This is why gamification is so successful, explains Peter Ruchatz at Veeam Software

Peter Ruchatz at Veeam Software discusses the importance of gamification in the workplace

Data analytics tool Power BI is to come out of preview on 24 July

Data analytics tool Power BI is to come out of preview on 24 July
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, July 13, 2015

Microsoft will also be making Power BI Desktop generally available on the same day

AWS to Azure migration included in Microsoft’s hybrid cloud updates

AWS to Azure migration included in Microsoft’s hybrid cloud updates
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, July 10, 2015

New features build on Microsoft’s vision to deliver the most complete, open cloud in the industry

Microsoft Band Web Tiles and Health Cloud API previews released

Microsoft Band Web Tiles and Health Cloud API previews released
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, July 10, 2015

Developers can now harness data from Microsoft Health to provide fitness insights to users