Author: Rebecca Lambert

Rebecca has been writing about business technology for several 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.

Microsoft to acquire organisational analytics start-up VoloMetrix

Microsoft to acquire organisational analytics start-up VoloMetrix
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, September 4, 2015

The company’s solution will be integrated with Office 365 and Delve Organizational Analytics

Customer partnerships: MMU updates its IT with IAMCloud

Customer partnerships: MMU updates its IT with IAMCloud
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, September 3, 2015

IAM Cloud’s co-creation business model has brought significant benefits to Manchester Metropolitan University, enabling it to tackle IT problems effectively and better serve its students

IAM Cloud’s co-creation business model has brought significant benefits to MMU

Virtual construction: transforming the AEC industry with 3D technologies

Virtual construction: transforming the AEC industry with 3D technologies
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, September 3, 2015

Virtual construction technologies are transforming the AEC industry by eliminating many challenges of old, explains Javier Glatt

Virtual construction technologies are transforming the AEC industry by eliminating many challenges of old

Microsoft goes public with its in-house legal software for Office 365

Microsoft goes public with its in-house legal software for Office 365
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Matter Center for Office 365 will be available for legal professionals later this year

Accenture opens Digital Insurance Solution Center in North America

Accenture opens Digital Insurance Solution Center in North America
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, August 28, 2015

The Chicago centre has been set up to help insurers accelerate innovation

Össur Selects Profisee Master Data Maestro to cleanse its customer data

Össur Selects Profisee Master Data Maestro to cleanse its customer data
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, August 25, 2015

The MDM solution will improve the company’s customer data model prior to a Dynamics CRM update

Dell targets fastest growing data centre market with DSS

Dell targets fastest growing data centre market with DSS
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, August 24, 2015

Dell DSS will serve the IT needs of web tech, telco, hosting, oil and gas, and research companies

Azure Government is awarded four more industry certifications

Azure Government is awarded four more industry certifications
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, August 19, 2015

New certifications assure government agencies they can safely use Microsoft’s cloud services

More add-ins, including Evernote and Yelp, come to Outlook.com preview

More add-ins, including Evernote and Yelp, come to Outlook.com preview
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, August 14, 2015

Customers can tag notes, find restaurants, pay bills and more within the new online e-mail service

Microsoft releases Windows 10 IoT Core for small IoT devices

Microsoft releases Windows 10 IoT Core for small IoT devices
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Wi-fi support and Bluetooth connectivity are included in the special OS for IoT devices

Microsoft Outlook app arrives on Apple Watch

Microsoft Outlook app arrives on Apple Watch
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, August 7, 2015

Apple Watch app lets users reply, schedule and archive e-mail right from their wrist

Sway comes out of preview and is now available on Windows 10

Sway comes out of preview and is now available on Windows 10
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, August 6, 2015

Microsoft’s presentation tool is rolling out to all eligible Office 365 business and education customers worldwide

K3 Syspro incorporates Windows 10 into its product roadmap

K3 Syspro incorporates Windows 10 into its product roadmap
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, August 5, 2015

The ERP specialist is pushing forward with its plans to focus on user experience and mobile

UBC minimises patient delays with new CRM platform

UBC minimises patient delays with new CRM platform
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Accenture and Avanade have helped UBC to create a new customer-facing platform to improve the quality, access and continuity of care for hundreds of thousands of patients

Avanade and Accenture helped to design the new platform based on Dynamics CRM

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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