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 on board

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

AllJoyn to be implemented in Windows 10 operating system

 AllJoyn to be implemented in Windows 10 operating system
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, November 14, 2014

Open source software framework will enable interoperability between connected devices, regardless of the underlying proprietary technology

Microsoft acquires security solutions developer Aorato

Microsoft acquires security solutions developer Aorato
By Rebecca Gibson | Friday, November 14, 2014

Microsoft aims to provide customers with increased visibility into their identity infrastructure and better protection against cyber threats

Dassault Systèmes launches Engineered to Fly industry solution

Dassault Systèmes launches Engineered to Fly industry solution
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, November 13, 2014

New solution is designed to help aerospace and defence suppliers enhance productivity and cut costs

Woolworths adopts Galleria solution to boost promotion strategy and efficacy

Woolworths adopts Galleria solution to boost promotion strategy and efficacy
By Sean Dudley | Thursday, November 13, 2014

Promotion Display Optimization helps Australian retailer realise full potential of promotion campaigns

Microsoft updates its .NET stack and Visual Studio platform

Microsoft updates its .NET stack and Visual Studio platform
By Rebecca Gibson | Thursday, November 13, 2014

Series of updates announced at Microsoft's Connect () event on 12 November

Rackspace supports Microsoft cloud platform in all of its US data centres

Rackspace supports Microsoft cloud platform in all of its US data centres
By Rebecca Gibson | Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Longstanding Microsoft partner has also become a member of the Microsoft Cloud OS Network

Supporting the ‘always-on’ business by keeping valuable data intact

Supporting the ‘always-on’ business by keeping valuable data intact
By Guest | Wednesday, November 12, 2014

In today’s always-on business, there’s no tolerance for downtime or outages. Ian Wells explains how the right business continuity plan can help to ensure maximum availability

In today’s always-on business, there’s no tolerance for downtime or outages, says Ian Wells at Veeam Software

Microsoft replaces Lync with Skype for Business

Microsoft replaces Lync with Skype for Business
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, November 11, 2014

The enterprise collaboration tool will be rebranded for next year, and will look and feel like Skype

WhichPLM publishes review of product lifecycle management in retail

WhichPLM publishes review of product lifecycle management in retail
By Sean Dudley | Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Annual report includes contribution from thought leaders and profiles major vendors