Microsoft and Partners Highlight How Technology Presents Growth Opportunities for Small and Medium Businesses in the UAE

Microsoft in collaboration with MAKE Business Hub hosted a panel of experts to discuss how technology innovations can support Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) in the UAE. Microsoft joined forces with industry leaders from Dell, du and Dubai Internet City to address the way that technology supports the specific needs of the mobile worker, entrepreneurs,…


Hassle-Free File Sharing for Small Businesses

When working in a business, sharing large files with colleagues and clients is necessary. Many of these documents may contain important and private information that must reach the hands of certain individuals without any delay. Online collaboration services take the hassle out of sharing large files that often arise when you use FTP or email….


Buy Office 2013 and instantly claim shopping vouchers worth $225

The first thing you’ll see when you open the new Microsoft Office is a clean, new look. But the features you know and use are still there—along with some new ones that are huge time savers. The new Office also works with smartphones, tablets, and in the cloud, even on PCs that don’t have Office…


Microsoft to host panel at MAKE Business Hub highlighting unique initiatives, products and campaigns designed to fuel entrepreneurship

In its continuing efforts to support Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) in the Middle East and Africa (MEA), Microsoft is conducting a specialized event for SMBs in the UAE. Titled “Microsoft Influencer Panel Discission”, the event will be held at the MAKE Business Hub on 29th May 2013, 7:30 pm onwards. The event is being…


Get modern by upgrading your business to Windows 8 Pro today!

Microsoft is ending support for Windows XP on April 8, 2014. So, now is the time to get modern before the countdown ends, by upgrading to the fast and fluid Windows 8 Pro. With Windows 8 Pro, you can get it all done faster, safer, and easier than you ever imagined with an innovative line-up …


Announcing a Brand New Support Portal for Small Businesses in Middle East and Africa Region

Microsoft is very excited to announce the launching of a new online support experience catering to small businesses.  The Support for Small Business (SSB) site is now live and provides small businesses with a seamless online support experience, making it even easier for these customers to get the support they need to resolve issues quickly,…


Security Risks Small Businesses Don’t Know They Face

When it comes to security issues, small businesses are often seen as the easier target, because their security systems don’t compare to larger corporations. The vast majority of small businesses do not even have the most common forms of measures to stay secure such as antivirus, automated antivirus checks, network password protection, firewalls, and user…


Windows 8 Pro: Built for Business, Compatible with Life

You and your business are facing a tremendous set of challenges in today’s economic environment. Many of these challenges are unique to your business, but there are some challenges all businesses must face. One such challenge is how to deal with the ever-increasing and evolving demands being placed on businesses today. In order to meet…


How to Make Your Website Mobile Friendly

With the huge popularity of devices such as smartphones and tablets around the world, mobile is now the preferred way many people get online. Hence, it is essential that your small business has a mobile-friendly site to make it easy for people to find you. Industry forecasts predict that there will be 1.7 billion mobile…