Transforming infrastructure and apps in the next revolution

Previously, we’ve covered the modern workplace, business applications, and data & AI. In this final blog of the series, we look at how IT infrastructure and apps can be transformed to optimise business processes. In the fourth industrial revolution (4IR), the cloud has the power to turn the IT department into a revenue centre, rather…

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Creating a company culture suited to the digital era

  At last year’s Microsoft Future Decoded, we launched a new report, based on comprehensive research and insight into the state of digital transformation in the UK. Whilst the findings clearly demonstrated that new digital services were changing every aspect of business, both for our partners and customers, it also uncovered widespread discrepancies between the…

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Apps & Infrastructure Announcements

  Last week Jon Woodward ran through the Data & AI updates that were announced at the Microsoft Envision and Microsoft Ignite events that recently took place in the US. This week, we’ve pulled together the key updates across applications and infrastructure, along with some further reading and resources to help you get up-to-speed on…

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Guiding your customer’s journey at Microsoft Future Decoded

Microsoft Future Decoded gives you the chance to put your Microsoft skills into practice and demonstrate to your customers what we can achieve together. If you haven’t yet invited your customers to attend, you can download our customisable customer invite and register your teams for one or both of the days.   Visit www.futuredecoded.com for…

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Data and AI Announcements at Microsoft Envision and Microsoft Ignite

Written by Jon Woodward, Business Lead for Data and AI, Microsoft UK Our two flagship events Microsoft Envision and Microsoft Ignite recently took place in the US. There was a tremendous sense of energy and excitement, with 75+ keynotes, sessions and breakouts at Microsoft Envision, focusing on business leaders with industry-specific transformation scenarios, many of…

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The Fourth Industrial Revolution – making disruption work for you

The Fourth Industrial Revolution. It’s a big topic. Big enough for it to have played a central role in the World Economic Forum’s Industry Strategy Meeting in June, and for it to be a key topic in the UK Regional session at Microsoft Inspire.   But what is the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR)? Let’s start…

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Helping your customers build the digital business of tomorrow

Microsoft Future Decoded is back for another year. Taking place at the Excel in London on Tuesday 31st October and Wednesday 1st November 2017, Microsoft Future Decoded is your annual opportunity to bring along your customers and showcase how together, we can build and enable the digital business of tomorrow.   With cloud, big data…

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Day 1 at Microsoft Partner Days

Day 1 of our first Microsoft Partner Days was all about Azure. Laura Bouchard, Enterprise Sales Director for Microsoft UK, kicked off the opening keynote by recapping on the purpose of Partner Days:   1) Educate partners on the Microsoft solution areas   2) Highlight the opportunities available   3) Connect you with the key…

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Connect, grow and evolve with Microsoft

  Market opportunity and Microsoft investments were two key themes in the UK regional session at this year’s Microsoft Inspire. Driven by digital transformation, the market opportunity in the UK is set to be $55 billion, and with the new One Commercial Partner organisation in place, we are continuing to invest in the partner ecosystem…

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ISV partnerships: Help utilities with digital transformation to expand your reach and revenue

Utility companies face huge pressure from the public (and regulators) to use more renewables and decentralize the sourcing and production of energy. Not only that, but attitudes and expectations around service delivery have changed. Customers expect energy companies to work for them. They no longer want to be at the mercy of bureaucratic processes and…

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