Author: Rebecca Lambert

Rebecca has been writing about business technology for over five years and in that time has developed a soft spot for all things Microsoft. In addition to being group editor of our Microsoft industry titles – Finance on Windows, Prime, Touch and Speak – 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

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

Office 365 subscribers to get unlimited OneDrive storage

Office 365 subscribers to get unlimited OneDrive storage
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Unlimited cloud storage will be available at no additional cost

Microsoft-branded Lumia device is coming “soon”

Microsoft-branded Lumia device is coming “soon”
By Rebecca Lambert | Monday, October 27, 2014

New line-up of Lumia devices will no longer feature Nokia branding as name-change gets underway

UK retailers are under pressure to provide speedy delivery options

UK retailers are under pressure to provide speedy delivery options
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, October 23, 2014

Research from Manhattan Associates identifies a need to bridge the gap between customers’ expectations and retailers’ capabilities

Retail Business Technology Expo 2015

Retail Business Technology Expo 2015
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, October 23, 2014

10-11 March 2015; Olympia, London, UK

This leading European retail event will showcase products, services, innovations and thought leadership to help retailers succeed

Efma and Accenture announce 2014 Global Financial Services award winners

Efma and Accenture announce 2014 Global Financial Services award winners
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, October 17, 2014

Financial institutions from Eastern Europe and Asia Pacific are continuing to demonstrate strength in innovation

Microsoft and Salesforce announce Windows and Office integration

Microsoft and Salesforce announce Windows and Office integration
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Marc Benioff and Tony Prophet revealed more details about the products on stage at Dreamforce 2014

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 continues to gain traction in the business world

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 continues to gain traction in the business world
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, October 10, 2014

The Lotus F1 Team, BMW, Coca Cola and Louis Vuitton have all deployed the tablet as a laptop replacement option

Microsoft CityNext: driving momentum to build smart, sustainable cities

Microsoft CityNext: driving momentum to build smart, sustainable cities
By Rebecca Lambert | Friday, October 3, 2014

Now in its second year, the Microsoft CityNext initiative is going from strength to strength. Rebecca Lambert spoke with Joel Cherkis to get his perspective on its impact so far

Now in its second year, the Microsoft CityNext initiative is going from strength to strength. Joel Cherkis provides his perspective on its impact so far

Dassault Systèmes CEO Bernard Charlès shares his 3D vision

Dassault Systèmes CEO Bernard Charlès shares his 3D vision
By Rebecca Lambert | Thursday, October 2, 2014

The ‘experience economy’ is changing everything about the way we do business, says Bernard Charlès. Rebecca Lambert spoke with the inspiring CEO of Dassault Systèmes to find out more

According to Bernard Charlès, the ‘experience economy’ is changing everything about the way we do business

Growth returns to the payments industry, finds World Payments Report

Growth returns to the payments industry, finds World Payments Report
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Report from Capgemini and RBS finds that global non-cash payments are up by nearly 10%

Sibos 2014: Microsoft partners with FS-ISAC to thwart cyber criminals

Sibos 2014: Microsoft partners with FS-ISAC to thwart cyber criminals
By Rebecca Lambert | Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Pilot programme will see FS-ISAC members get access to near real-time information on known malware infections

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