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Former Apple’s Siri chief is joining Microsoft’s AI division

By : CIOL Bureau

After spending nearly one decade, Bill Stasior, the former head of Apple’s Siri division, is joining Microsoft’s Artificial Intelligence (AI) division. Stasior left Apple in May this year, and now joining Microsoft this month as a corporate vice president. He

Microsoft harnesses the power of SMS Organizer to make train journeys easier

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft SMS Organizer will now make travelling by train more convenient. SMS Organizer app can be used to track the live status of an Indian Railways train anytime, anywhere even with intermittent connectivity. Features on SMS Organizer that will make

Jio and Microsoft accelerating digital transformation in India

By : CIOL Bureau

Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (Jio) and Microsoft Corp. are embarking on a unique, comprehensive, long-term strategic relationship aimed at accelerating the digital transformation of the Indian economy and society. This 10-year commitment combines the world-class capabilities of both companies to

Capgemini Group strengthens its relationship with Microsoft

By : CIOL Bureau

Capgemini is expanding its relationship with Microsoft through a strategic initiative aimed at helping enterprises to accelerate their adoption of cloud technologies. The new Enterprise Portfolio Modernization (EPM) initiative includes several solutions to support Capgemini’s Cloud and application development and

Microsoft to invest $1 billion in OpenAI to develop AGI

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft is investing $1 billion in OpenAI, founded by Elon Musk and Sam Altman, to develop AGI (Artificial General Intelligence) to solve more complex problems that AI currently is incapable of. OpenAI will use Microsoft’s Azure cloud services to train

Barracuda Secures and Optimizes Office 365 User Experience with Microsoft Virtual WAN

By : CIOL Bureau

Barracuda Networks, Inc. announced new capabilities enabling Barracuda CloudGen Firewall to further improve connectivity to Office 365 and the Microsoft Azure cloud. Specifically, the new functionality of the CloudGen Firewall to enforce Office 365 local breakout policies in Microsoft Azure

Tata Communications adds fully-managed Microsoft Azure Virtual WAN service to its IZO cloud platform

By : CIOL Bureau

Tata Communications is expanding its global relationship with Microsoft with the addition of managed services capability for Azure Virtual WAN. Enterprises worldwide are now able to combine IZO Internet WAN with the Microsoft global network to connect employees seamlessly and

Microsoft and ServiceNow Announce Strategic Partnership

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft Corp. and ServiceNow announced a broader strategic partnership intended to significantly enhance the integration and optimization of the companies’ products, platform and cloud capabilities. Through this expanded partnership, the companies will enable enterprise customers in certain highly regulated industries,

Microsoft Kaizala: A new messenger app

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft is synonymous with technological revolution. From Windows 95 to Microsoft Office and Xbox, the tech giants have transformed the general perception of computing, organizational management, and the gaming industry. Their latest product Kaizala, messenger app, has been touted as the

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

By : CIOL Bureau

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