Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 2/22/2013

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’sselections. Skype Breaks Records, Traffic Grows by 44 Percent Skype now accounts for one-third of all global phone traffic. Yammer Has 7 million Users as SharePoint Integration Continues The Microsoft acquisition has been good for Yammer’s sales, which nearly tripled…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 2/15/2013

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. Microsoft: Office 365 Sees Growing Adoption in India Indian firms of all sizes are choosing Office 365 over Google Apps. Google App Store Policy Raises Privacy ConcernsGoogle’s privacy practices draw heat after an Australian software developer said the…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 2/8/2013

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. 7 Reasons Why You Should Buy Microsoft’s New Version of OfficeSeven reasons why people will want to buy the new Office 365 Home Premium Edition subscription plan. Toyota North America CIO Discusses Auto Giant’s Deployment of Office 365 “Microsoft’s…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 1/25/2013

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. Nonprofit Saves $40,000, Boosts IT Efficiency 62 Percent with Cloud Collaboration SolutionHomeboy Industries increases IT efficiency by 62 percent and saves an estimates US $40,000 in capital expenditures by choosing Office 365. My Five Big New Year’s Resolutions…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 1/18/2013

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. Retailers Giving a Lift to Microsoft’s Cloud AmbitionsEnjoying recent successful deals with J.C Penney Co. and British retailer Tesco PLC, Microsoft “is betting Office 365 is the right blend of mobile-hip and hard-nosed business tool that retailers want.”…

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Office 365: Retailers’ Secret Weapon

As retailers head to the National Retail Federation Annual Convention and EXPO this year, most, I’m sure, have already heard the forecasts for continued slow growth in 2013. As one industry professional put it: Growth will be “challenging” and underlying economic conditions “uncertain.” Overall, Moody’s predicts that real U.S. growth domestic product will grow by…


Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 1/11/2013

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. jcpenney Aims for the Cloud with Microsoft Office 365With 1,000 stores in all 50 U.S. states, retailer jcpenney moves to Office 365 to enhance collaboration among its workers. Tesco signs up to use Microsoft Office 365Tesco, the UK’s…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 12/28/2012

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. Good Tidings to our Office 365 CustomersAs the new year approaches, Microsoft thanks its customers for choosing Office 365. MachPanel 4.5 will Support Microsoft Exchange, Lync and SharePoint 2013 ToolsHosting control panel provider MachSol to roll out version…

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2012: The Year in Review

The Nobel Prize winning physicist Niels Bohr observed that technology has advanced more in the last thirty years than in the previous two thousand. He also predicted that the exponential increase in advancement will only continue. Microsoft Office is a testament to this staggering pace of technological innovation. It’s amazing to think how far Office…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 12/14/2012

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. Dixons Rolls Out Office 365 to 20,000 UsersThe electrical retailer Dixons Retail to roll out Office 365 to 20,000 users across the UK, Ireland, the Czech Republic and Hong Kong. Microsoft Office 365 for Education Deployment at AICTEAll…

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