Prepare your website for huge traffic spikes this Black Friday

Prepare your website for huge traffic spikes this Black Friday
By Guest | Thursday, November 27, 2014

Asif Khetani at BT Expedite explains why it’s important for retailers to have a stable e-commerce platform

Asif Khetani at BT Expedite explains why it’s important for retailers to have a stable e-commerce platform

UK retailer Seasalt adopts ax|is fashion from K3 Retail

UK retailer Seasalt adopts ax|is fashion from K3 Retail
By Sean Dudley | Thursday, November 27, 2014

Fashion and design company aims to help suppliers oversee and manage the retail supply chain

Microsoft makes Azure HDInsight generally available in China

Microsoft makes Azure HDInsight generally available in China
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, November 27, 2014

Released as a preview earlier this year, the service can now be used by local and multi-national companies

Newham Borough Council streamlines services with Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Newham Borough Council streamlines services with Microsoft Dynamics CRM
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, November 27, 2014

London council develops two apps to help citizens report non-emergency problems

Dassault Systèmes continues work with Solar Impulse on solar-powered plane

Dassault Systèmes continues work with Solar Impulse on solar-powered plane
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Solar Impulse's airplane runs solely on solar power and will attempt a round-the-world flight in 2015

Looking at the big picture: a preview of what's to come at NRF's Big Show

Looking at the big picture: a preview of what's to come at NRF's Big Show
By Guest | Tuesday, November 25, 2014

With the National Retail Federation’s 2015 Big Show taking place in January, Sean Dudley caught up with Susan Newman, senior vice president of Conferences and Marketing at NRF, to discuss the latest retail trends

Susan Newman at NRF discuss some of the latest trends that will be covered at the annual retail event in January

PSA Peugeot Citroën implements DELMIA from Dassault Systèmes

PSA Peugeot Citroën implements DELMIA from Dassault Systèmes
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Car manufacturer aims to simplify robotics planning process and reduce manufacturing mistakes

Floatel deploys Kongsberg Maritime’s K-IMS communications platform

Floatel deploys Kongsberg Maritime’s K-IMS communications platform
By Rebecca Gibson | Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Kongsberg’s system was implemented with Attunity and Microsoft to improve onshore teams' insight into maintenance on offshore platforms

US Department of Health and Human Services moves to Microsoft Office 365

US Department of Health and Human Services moves to Microsoft Office 365
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, November 24, 2014

InfoReliance will manage the project, transitioning approximately 125,000 users to the cloud solution

Customer loyalty: why taking a local approach beats blanket discounting

Customer loyalty: why taking a local approach beats blanket discounting
By Guest | Friday, November 21, 2014

In the grocery industry, attracting and retaining today’s discerning customers requires new levels of customer centricity. Ian Duncan-Lewis and Mike Humphreys from Galleria tell us more

In the grocery industry, attracting and retaining today’s discerning consumer requires new levels of customer centricity

Clas Ohlson selects JustEnough to enhance planning capabilities

Clas Ohlson selects JustEnough to enhance planning capabilities
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, November 21, 2014

Swedish retailer will implement JustEnough Merchandise Financial Planning and Dynamics AX

Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines to roll out Microsoft Surface Pro 3 devices

Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines to roll out Microsoft Surface Pro 3 devices
By Sean Dudley | Thursday, November 20, 2014

Companies aim to improve cockpit productivity and eradicate paper use onboard

Security breaches: protecting your company by supporting your people

Security breaches: protecting your company by supporting your people
By Guest | Thursday, November 20, 2014

As the frequency of security intrusions continues to increase, retailers need to learn from past mistakes and strengthen their existing teams, rather than replacing key players, says Paul Butcher

As the frequency of security intrusions rises, retailers need to strengthen their existing teams, rather than replacing key players, says Paul Butcher

Clicks deploys JustEnough Demand Forecasting and Replenishment

Clicks deploys JustEnough Demand Forecasting and Replenishment
By Guest | Wednesday, November 19, 2014

South African health and beauty retailer reduces store out-of-stocks by 40% with the new solutions

Beijing Middle School 105 connects devices with new intelligent system

Beijing Middle School 105 connects devices with new intelligent system
By Sean Dudley | Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Students and teachers benefit from integrated digital whiteboards, televisions and tablets

Real Madrid and Microsoft team up to accelerate club’s digital transformation

Real Madrid and Microsoft team up to accelerate club’s digital transformation
By Sean Dudley | Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Spanish footballing giant launches new platform powered by Microsoft’s cloud solutions

Dell releases new Unified Communications Command Suite

Dell releases new Unified Communications Command Suite
By Sean Dudley | Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Businesses able to analyse data and identify problems within platforms such as Microsoft Lync and Exchange

Why supply chains are obsolete: transforming retail in the consumer-centric world

Why supply chains are obsolete: transforming retail in the consumer-centric world
By Guest | Monday, November 17, 2014

The consumer-driven marketplace is creating significant change in retail, causing retailers to redesign their entire business model to better serve consumers, says Scott Welty

The consumer-driven marketplace is causing retailers to redesign their entire business model to better serve consumers, says Scott Welty

Microsoft to extend public cloud services in its Japan-based data centres

Microsoft to extend public cloud services in its Japan-based data centres
By Rebecca Gibson | Monday, November 17, 2014

Local data centres will now host Microsoft Office 365 and Dynamics CRM Online in addition to Azure

Panos upgrades franchises to a centralised digital signage network

Panos upgrades franchises to a centralised digital signage network
By Guest | Friday, November 14, 2014

Belgian sandwich chain Panos has upgraded its franchises to a centralised digital signage network from Scala to improve its cross-sell and upsell capabilities and better serve customers

Belgian sandwich chain Panos has improved its cross-sell and upsell capabilities and customer service with Scala solution