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Microsoft and GA Partners Enables Startups to Transform the FinTech Industry

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft in collaboration with GA Partners, has provided a launchpad for enterprise software startups to address and showcase their solutions to solve the challenges the BFSI industry face today. The curated startup showcase event for Indian banks and non-banking financial

Microsoft AI making the digital world a more accessible place

By : CIOL Bureau

WEF report states that more than 1 billion people worldwide experience some form of disability stopping them from completing their education or, getting them employed. We at Microsoft, strongly believe that technology has the potential to empower people to achieve

STMicroelectronics Makes IoT Sensing Accessible with IoT Plug and Play, Ready to Connect to Microsoft Azure

By : CIOL Bureau

STMicroelectronics is launching SensorTile.box to help everyone from young people to expert designers discover the power of IoT and quickly understand how they can easily collect and send sensor information to the cloud. The flexible IoT Plug and Play module

Microsoft introduces new cloud experiences and developer tools for all creators at Microsoft Build

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft Build 2019, Microsoft Corp.’s annual developer conference, the company showcased new technologies for developers of all kinds to create intelligent and productive solutions. Microsoft customers and partners, including Starbucks, J.P. Morgan, Kroger, Spatial, Epic Games and others, are showcasing

Android users can now experience live cricket action with Microsoft Launcher

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft released a new widget on its Microsoft Launcher for Android devices to enable live cricket action on the phone home screen. This widget updates scores automatically and gets live cricket scores whenever a user unlocks the phone. Cricket widget

Dell Technologies and Microsoft Expand Partnership to Help Customers Accelerate Their Digital Transformation

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Dell Technologies and Microsoft Corp. announced they are expanding their partnership to address a wider range of customer needs and help accelerate digital transformations. Through this collaboration, the companies will deliver a fully native, supported, and certified VMware cloud infrastructure

Cloud is Helping Organizations Grow Faster

By : CIOL Bureau

Cloud computing is helping create opportunities for organizations to grow their business, by enabling cost savings, higher productivity and greater operational flexibility. Microsoft’s cloud services, such as productivity tool Office 365 and cloud platform Azure, are helping lower operational cost,

Microsoft’s co-sell endeavor empowers startups to scale their business globally

By : CIOL Bureau

In its continued efforts to accelerate the startup ecosystem, Microsoft has made a commitment of $500M to support startups and local startup ecosystems around the world to grow, build and connect. Microsoft for Startups through its ScaleUp program provides a

Microsoft Kaizala enables Indian Railways to connect its three million employees with healthcare services

By : CIOL Bureau

India’s largest employer, Indian Railways, will be using Microsoft Kaizala to connect its employees across the country with quality healthcare facilities. Microsoft Kaizala app will enable serving and retired railway employees to avail healthcare services of 125 railway and 133

Sophos partners with Microsoft Intune to offer Smarter Mobile Device Management

By : CIOL Bureau

Sophos announced the integration of  Sophos Mobile Security with Microsoft Intune. The integration will enable Microsoft Intune customers, running Sophos Mobile Security 9.0, to configure access controls fed by the latest mobile device threat information, enabling employees to work and access data securely

Microsoft India talks about how it is leveraging Artificial Intelligence to enable transformation

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft has been working towards enhancing the possibilities of Artificial Intelligence (AI) for over 25 years. In its mission to empower every organization and individual on the planet to achieve more, it is deploying its AI solutions in areas ranging

Microsoft’s Project Sangam Accelerates India’s Swachh Bharat Mission

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft India partnered with The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) to deploy Microsoft’s Project Sangam (cloud-hosted, mobile-first community learning platform) to train functionaries and officers across India on Swachh Bharat e-Learning Portal. Through this partnership, MoHUA has successfully

Microsoft announces social entrepreneur accelerator in India in partnership with Ashoka

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Microsoft Corporation announced the rollout of the Microsoft-Ashoka Accelerator, a new social entrepreneur accelerator program in partnership with Ashoka. The program aims to nurture and grow an ecosystem of tech-enabled startups focused on social and environmental issues. Launched under the

Microsoft shows the way to unlock full potential of AI for India

By : CIOL Bureau

Envisioning the potential of AI for India, and continuing in its mission to empower India, Microsoft detailed the country’s readiness for AI in a whitepaper titled ‘Age of Intelligence’. Focusing on making India a digital economy, with modern mobile infrastructure,

Government of Punjab empanels Microsoft as a cloud service provider

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The Department of Governance Reform, Punjab has entered into agreements for offering cloud services in the state. Microsoft is the first global cloud service provider to get empaneled for offering cloud services in the state of Punjab for a period

Verizon Media and Microsoft Expand Partnership with Global Native Advertising Deal

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Verizon Media and Microsoft announced a new multi-year global native advertising deal. Through this deal which launches this month, marketers will gain additional access to 20 per cent more native inventory through Oath Ad Platforms with high-performing ad formats on

Microsoft announces Intelligent Cloud Hub program to build an AI-ready workforce

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Aiming to help build AI and cloud computing skills required for future jobs, Microsoft has introduced the Intelligent Cloud Hub program in India. Meant for STEM, medical management and research institutions, it is designed to empower their faculty to impart

Microsoft Kaizala powers over 1,000 organizations in India in just over a year

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft announced that Kaizala is now powering over 1,000 organizations in India, across government and business institutions, to enhance workplace productivity. Backed by Microsoft’s most trusted and secure Azure platform, which also ensures compliance to an organization’s data-use policies as

Microsoft Kaizala powers over 1000 organizations in India in just over a year

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft announces that Kaizala is now powering over 1000 organizations in India across government and business institutions, to enhance workplace productivity. Backed by Microsoft’s most trusted and secure Azure platform – which ensures compliance with an organization’s data-use policies as

Cybersecurity threats can cost large organizations in India an average of US$10.3 million

By : CIOL Bureau

A Frost & Sullivan study commissioned by Microsoft reveals that a large-sized organization in India incurs an average of US$10.3 million of economic loss from cyberattacks whereas a mid-sized organization incurs an average of US$11K. Cybersecurity attacks have also resulted