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.

Dassault Systèmes: putting experiences at the core of retail strategies

Dassault Systèmes: putting experiences at the core of retail strategies
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Dassault Systèmes has rewritten its rulebook to support a new world where retailers and consumer packaged goods companies must put the quality of the consumer experience at the very core of their strategies. Philippe Loeb spoke with Rebecca Lambert to explain just what this entails

Philippe Loeb explains why Dassault Systèmes has rewritten its rulebook to focus on experiences

Executive insight: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

Executive insight: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, December 22, 2014

It’s been less than a year since Satya Nadella was appointed CEO at Microsoft, but in that time he’s made some impressive advances. We take a look at his vision for the future

We take a look at the Microsoft CEO's vision for the company and share his aspirations for the future

The launch issue of OnWindows magazine is out now!

The launch issue of OnWindows magazine is out now!
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, December 19, 2014

New publication covers everything you need to know about enterprise technology on the Microsoft platform

Microsoft shares its business predictions for 2015

Microsoft shares its business predictions for 2015
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, December 18, 2014

Internet of things, cyber security and machine learning are the top trends highlighted by Susan Hauser

Microsoft breaks down language barriers with Skype Translator Preview

Microsoft breaks down language barriers with Skype Translator Preview
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, December 16, 2014

First phase of preview will enable near real-time translation between Spanish and English speakers

Adoreboard develops technology to measure how people feel online

Adoreboard develops technology to measure how people feel online
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, December 15, 2014

Adorescore real-time metric monitors online emotions expressed through thousands of sources

Customers can now pay for Windows and Xbox apps and games using bitcoin

Customers can now pay for Windows and Xbox apps and games using bitcoin
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, December 15, 2014

Microsoft is using BitPay to allow its customers to add the digital currency to their Microsoft accounts

Bridging the gap between Detecta and local neighbourhoods in São Paulo

Bridging the gap between Detecta and local neighbourhoods in São Paulo
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, December 11, 2014

A neighbourhood association in São Paulo is working with Genetec to install a security system that links with local cameras and the Microsoft Detecta platform

Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft launch hybrid cloud offering

Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft launch hybrid cloud offering
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, December 9, 2014

The Accenture Hybrid Cloud Solution for Microsoft Azure will help enterprises deliver ‘everything as a service’

Microsoft adds Bing Image Search to web presentation tool Sway

Microsoft adds Bing Image Search to web presentation tool Sway
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, December 5, 2014

Latest addition to the Office suite now allows users to search for and include picture content from the web

Galleria unveils Customer Centric Merchandising solution

Galleria unveils Customer Centric Merchandising solution
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, December 4, 2014

New software gives retailers the ability to optimise store space and create planograms for any fixture type

Coming soon: a brand new publication about enterprise technology

Coming soon: a brand new publication about enterprise technology
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, December 1, 2014

The quarterly OnWindows magazine will launch in January 2015 in print and digital formats

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

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

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

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

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

Satya Nadella discusses cloud-enabled mobile experiences at UK event

Satya Nadella discusses cloud-enabled mobile experiences at UK event
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, November 10, 2014

The Microsoft CEO made his debut appearance in the UK at Future Decoded

Microsoft Office is now free for iPhones, iPads and Android

Microsoft Office is now free for iPhones, iPads and Android
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, November 7, 2014

Users can edit Word, Excel and Powerpoint documents without an Office 365 subscription

Michael Dell focuses on data opportunity at Dell World

Michael Dell focuses on data opportunity at Dell World
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, November 6, 2014

The internet of things, big data and security were all highlighted in the CEO’s keynote

Update lets businesses run Dynamics AX in hybrid cloud environments

Update lets businesses run Dynamics AX in hybrid cloud environments
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Businesses will be able to design, develop, test and deploy their ERP projects in the Microsoft cloud

Voice commands come to Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 with Cortana

Voice commands come to Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 with Cortana
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Latest release will be out this December and also features new Industry Templates

Microsoft to add mobile device management for Office 365 users

Microsoft to add mobile device management for Office 365 users
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, October 29, 2014

New capabilities will give businesses the ability to manage Office 365 data on nearly any device

Azure Batch and Azure Automation unveiled at TechEd Europe

Azure Batch and Azure Automation unveiled at TechEd Europe
By Rebecca Lambert | Wednesday, October 29, 2014

New cloud services will help businesses to intelligently automate and streamline their IT operations

Papworth Hospital improves patient care with CCube Solutions software

Papworth Hospital improves patient care with CCube Solutions software
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, October 28, 2014

The UK cardiothoracic centre's electronic medical records system caters for new patient pathways

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