HarperCollins Publishers Creates Global BI Solution in Weeks Using Windows Azure and SQL Server

Remove the obstacles created by disparate technologies, conflicting requirements, and tight budgets, and IT gets a lot easier. Today, companies can overcome many of these traditional IT challenges by using cloud-based solutions based on Windows Azure and Microsoft SQL Server. Take for example, HarperCollins Publishers, one of the world’s largest publishing companies. It needed to empower global… Read more

What to Do About Consumerization? (Or, It is Not Just About Devices)

Here in Microsoft’s Enterprise Client Management team, my peers and I spend a lot of time speaking one-on-one with customers and industry analysts about the consumerization trend.   Organizations of all sizes are trying to determine what they can and should do about letting people choose their own devices to get their jobs done.  One analyst… Read more