Windows Phone 8 devices coming to Sprint in the U.S.

Last week, Sprint announced the first two Windows Phone 8 models designed for Sprint’s 4G LTE network, the HTC 8XT and Samsung ATIV S Neo. The phones are expected to go on sale later this summer with the carrier’s Truly Unlimited service plans. The HTC 8XT will cost $99.99, while the Samsung ATIV S Neo…

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Telefónica Touts Commitment to Windows Phone 8 in Key Markets Worldwide

There was big news from Telefónica today, as it announced an arrangement to put additional marketing muscle behind Windows Phone 8 devices in the key markets of the U.K., Germany, Spain, Mexico, Brazil and Chile. The enhanced marketing effort, in cooperation with Microsoft, aims to boost the sales of Windows Phone 8 devices and offer…

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Video: Verizon Enterprise Solutions support for Microsoft Lync and System Center

Global communications provider Verizon Enterprise Solutions providers support for Microsoft Lync, SharePoint and Exchange applications which customers can deploy either on-premise, within Verizon’s cloud environment or using a hybrid approach. Check out the below video to learn more about how Verizon is utilizing System Center management tools for real-time infrastructure and application monitoring, end-user experience…

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Australian Nonprofit Increases Productivity by 50% with Office 365 from Telstra

Social service organizations are often asked to do more with less, and that includes getting the most from their IT solutions. Playgroup Queensland, an Australian nonprofit organization supporting families through early childhood programs, was struggling to run its complex operation on its five aging servers. It needed a cost-effective solutions that would be easy to…

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South African IT Firm Chooses Office 365 from Vodacom

This week on the blog, we will continue to highlight success stories that came out of Microsoft’s second annual Sales and Marketing syndication summit held last month in Madrid, Spain. South Africa’s burgeoning IT market is one of the largest in Africa. New technologies are creating new ways of doing business, and IT service providers…

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Australian Realtor adopts Office 365 from Telstra

Today we continue our series highlighting operator partners who are syndicating Microsoft Office 365 to their customers by highlighting Telstra, Australia’s leading telecommunications and information services company which is enabling greater productivity for its SMB customers by offering Office 365. Four years of steady growth gave Brisbane-based Calibre Real Estate a promising outlook. The company…

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UK sportswear retailer reduces IT spending by 50% with Office 365 from Vodafone UK

This week on the blog, we will continue to highlight success stories that came out of Microsoft’s second annual Sales and Marketing syndication summit held last month in Madrid, Spain. Telecom service provider Vodafone UK is reducing its customer’s business risk and streamlining their IT infrastructure by providing Office 365 and other Windows products. Vodafone…

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Telecom Employees’ Use and Perceptions of Enterprise Social Tools

Earlier this week we released global research enterprise social use and perceptions, and all this week we’re diving into specific industries to take a deeper look at the data. Today, we’ll see how telecommunications employees responded to the survey. The research, conducted among more than 8,000 information workers in 32 countries, found that 71 percent…

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Indian Apparel Maker Enjoys Benefits of Office 365 from Bharti Airtel

Last month Microsoft held its second annual Sales and Marketing syndication summit in Madrid, Spain, focused on our service provider partners who are syndicating Office 365 to their customers.  The summit provided partners a platform to share best practices and hear the latest news and updates around the service and device offers from Microsoft. The…

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Telefonica deploying Office 365 and Yammer to gain competitive edge

Telefónica, one of the world’s leading telecommunications providers, has more than 130,000 employees and operates in 25 countries. As of December 2012, Telefónica’s total number of customers amounted to 315.7 million. Phil Jordan, group CIO at Telefónica, is leading a global IT transformation to drive better business results and gain a competitive edge.  As with…

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