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 1/4/2013

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. The Windy City Teams with Microsoft on Cloud StrategyThe City of Chicago moves 30,000 employees to Office 365, joining a growing number of state and local governments that are taking advantage of the cost savings and efficiency benefits…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 11/30/2012

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. Barilla Selects Microsoft Office 365Italian food company Barilla Group selects Office 365 to manage the interaction among employees in its branch offices, production plants and on the road. Telecom New Zealand to Adopt Office 365 for Internal UseTelecom…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 11/2/2012

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. Microsoft Just Scored A Huge Win In The CloudMicrosoft’s new $9.8 million, four-year contract with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) demonstrates that Office 365 is “a hit with enterprises.” Microsoft Launches Office On Windows Phone 8The new Office…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 10/26/2012

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’sselections. Windows 8 review: A big, beautiful, slightly shaky step forwardWindows 8: “The touchscreen actions are a huge gain for usability, and the interface is gorgeous.”Microsoft Surface RT: Impressive piece of engineering“The slim, light and handsome new personal computer is…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 10/12/2012

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. Steve Ballmer Asks Customers, Partners and Shareholders to Believe in MicrosoftSteve Ballmer: “Fantastic devices and services for end users will drive our enterprise businesses forward.” Microsoft Wins Major Deal to Cloud Enable Ireland’s Third-level SectorMicrosoft’s Irish division signs…


Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 10/5/2012

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. Toyota Going All In with Microsoft’s Office 365Toyota is making Office 365 available to its 200,000 employees worldwide. Microsoft Office Announces Affordable Cloud-Based SolutionsThe monthly Microsoft Office 365 subscription service “is ideal for small businesses and home users.”…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 9/21/2012

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. Microsoft Announces Office 2013 Prices and PackagingMicrosoft announces pricing and packaging details for Office 2013. Microsoft Cloud Partners See Increase in Office 365 CustomersMicrosoft cloud partners say the appeal of Microsoft Office 365 is growing as an alternative to on-premise…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 9/14/2012

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. Microsoft Earns Cloud Cred with Windows Server 2012The idea behind the private cloud is to package the advanced automation techniques pioneered by public cloud service providers so that you can “try this at home” with your own data…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 8/24/2012

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. Skype is at home with MicrosoftTony Bates, president of the Skype Division, discusses the success of Skype over the past year. Microsoft Offers Guidance On Transitioning To Cloud ComputingThe cloud is “no longer about selling IT value. It’s…

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