Author: Rebecca Lambert

Rebecca has been writing about business technology for over six years and in that time has developed a soft spot for all things Microsoft. In addition to being editor of our Microsoft industry title, OnWindows, Rebecca also heads up the editorial team, managing and coordinating writers’ workloads, overseeing all editorial output and carrying out the odd interview whenever she can.

Paul Smith to support its omni-channel vision with Manhattan software

Paul Smith to support its omni-channel vision with Manhattan software
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, April 24, 2015

Manhattan’s supply chain commerce solutions will be used to optimise order fulfilment

Acer releases new Windows notebooks and convertible laptops

Acer releases new Windows notebooks and convertible laptops
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, April 24, 2015

The Aspire R 11, Aspire Switch 10 and more were unveiled at the next@acer event in New York

Microsoft Outlook for Android comes out of preview

Microsoft Outlook for Android comes out of preview
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, April 23, 2015

The free Android app is now available to download from the Google Play Store

American Red Cross takes advantage of new Dell social analytics solutions

American Red Cross takes advantage of new Dell social analytics solutions
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, April 21, 2015

The social media tools will help the organisation increase blood donations and improve service

Office 365 Video rolls out to business users worldwide

Office 365 Video rolls out to business users worldwide
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, April 20, 2015

Microsoft has also launched a free iPhone app to allow for mobile video creation and sharing

Azure Premium Storage is now generally available

Azure Premium Storage is now generally available
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, April 17, 2015

The new storage service supports high performance workload requirements

Lync replacement Skype for Business to roll out this April

Lync replacement Skype for Business to roll out this April
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, April 16, 2015

All Office and Office 365 customers are expected to be transitioned by the end of May

NAB Show: Live encoding and Media Player come to Azure Media Services

NAB Show: Live encoding and Media Player come to Azure Media Services
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Microsoft announced the new video platform features at this week’s NAB Show

Hannover Messe: Fujitsu develops Eco-Management Dashboard

Hannover Messe: Fujitsu develops Eco-Management Dashboard
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, April 13, 2015

IoT solution uses Microsoft cloud services and Windows tablets to help improve production processes

Hannover Messe: Microsoft and KUKA showcase smart, IoT robot

Hannover Messe: Microsoft and KUKA showcase smart, IoT robot
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, April 13, 2015

KUKA’s Intelligent Industrial Work Assistant is built using Microsoft Azure IoT services

Creating cloud-powered user experiences in retail

Creating cloud-powered user experiences in retail
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, April 10, 2015

Customer demands are changing – and fast. To keep up, retailers need a flexible, scalable platform that grows with their business, as we find out from Xomni

Xomni explains why retailers need a flexible, scalable platform that grows with their business

Office Online and Dropbox web integration now available

Office Online and Dropbox web integration now available
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, April 10, 2015

Users can now edit Office documents online from their Dropbox account

Microsoft enhances online protection for Office 365 users

Microsoft enhances online protection for Office 365 users
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, April 9, 2015

Exchange Online Advanced Threat Protection combats advanced online threats

Harnessing mobile and the cloud to revolutionise the in-store experience

Harnessing mobile and the cloud to revolutionise the in-store experience
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, April 8, 2015

GameStop’s Jeff Donaldson explains how the company is pushing the boundaries of innovation 

ConnectTheDots.io update includes support for Microsoft Band data

ConnectTheDots.io update includes support for Microsoft Band data
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Microsoft’s open source project now covers more data sources and IoT scenarios

OSIsoft helps manufacturers embrace the internet of things

OSIsoft helps manufacturers embrace the internet of things
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, April 7, 2015

The company is to demonstrate how manufacturers can use its PI System to enable new IoT scenarios

Microsoft stops producing Kinect for Windows v2 sensors

Microsoft stops producing Kinect for Windows v2 sensors
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Developers are now being encouraged to use the Kinect for Xbox One sensor and Kinect Adapter

The Spring 2015 issue of OnWindows magazine is out now!

The Spring 2015 issue of OnWindows magazine is out now!
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, April 2, 2015

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

Building the factories, offices, homes and cities of the future with IoT

Building the factories, offices, homes and cities of the future with IoT
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, April 2, 2015

ICONICS will demonstrate cutting-edge IoT implementations at Hannover Messe

Microsoft unveils Surface 3 running full version of Windows

Microsoft unveils Surface 3 running full version of Windows
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, March 31, 2015

New 10.8-inch tablet costs US$499 and is powered by Intel’s Quad-core Atom processor

Project Spartan browser comes to Windows 10 Preview

Project Spartan browser comes to Windows 10 Preview
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, March 31, 2015

For the first time users can try out Microsoft’s new browser, which integrates with Cortana

Industry 4.0 to top Hannover Messe agenda

Industry 4.0 to top Hannover Messe agenda
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, March 30, 2015

Microsoft will be showcasing its IoT innovations at the global industrial fair

Rosetta Stone brings language learning app to Xbox One

Rosetta Stone brings language learning app to Xbox One
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, March 26, 2015

New app teaches English and Spanish by way of interactive gaming sessions

Ignia and Western Power create new mobile app for customers

Ignia and Western Power create new mobile app for customers
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, March 26, 2015

Windows Phone app allows customers to check the power supply in their area

Windows Hello brings biometric authentication to Windows 10

Windows Hello brings biometric authentication to Windows 10
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, March 23, 2015

New feature will allow users to log into their devices with facial, iris or fingerprint recognition

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