Microsoft’s AI Access Principles: Our commitments to promote innovation and competition in the new AI economy

As we enter a new era based on artificial intelligence, we believe this is the best time to articulate principles that will govern how we will operate our AI datacenter infrastructure and other important AI assets around the world. We are announcing and publishing these principles – our “AI Access Principles” – today at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in part to address Microsoft’s growing role and responsibility as an AI innovator and a market leader.

LUKS führt automatisierte Dienstplanung in Zusammenarbeit mit Polypoint und Microsoft Schweiz ein

In a pioneering move, Luzerner Kantonsspital (LUKS), one of the first hospitals in Switzerland, is implementing an AI-driven automated shift scheduling system. This initiative aims to significantly reduce planning efforts, allocate more time to core tasks, and enhance employee satisfaction, in collaboration with Polypoint and Microsoft Switzerland. The automated scheduling system is set to launch at LUKS in the first half of 2024 after successful pilot tests.

Microsoft Receives Award for Most Popular Employer 2024

Handelszeitung and PME, in collaboration with market research company Statista, have announced the “Best Employers 2024”. For the third year running, Microsoft Switzerland has secured the top spot as the best employer in the category “Internet, Telecommunications and IT”.

Microsoft erhält Auszeichnung zum beliebtesten Arbeitgeber 2024

Die Handelszeitung und PME haben in Zusammenarbeit mit dem Marktforschungsunternehmen Statista die „Besten Arbeitgeber 2024“ gekürt. Microsoft Schweiz erreicht das dritte Jahr in Folge in der Kategorie „Internet, Telekommunikation und IT“ den Spitzenplatz.

Delivering Copilot for everyone

As we approach Super Bowl weekend, we’re thrilled to be a part of the festivities for the first time in four years. This year, we’re proud to celebrate the transformative power of AI and Microsoft Copilot, showcasing peoples’ “watch me” moments with Copilot enabling people to do things previously unattainable. With a simple sentence or two, you will see a budding entrepreneur turn a fledgling idea for a new product into an actionable business plan, a filmmaker’s concept into a rich set of storyboards, and a fantasy football player’s team come to life with a mascot image they can edit inline.

Iran accelerates cyber ops against Israel from chaotic start

Since Hamas attacked Israel in October 2023, Iranian government-aligned actors have launched a series of cyberattacks and influence operations (IO) intended to help the Hamas cause and weaken Israel and its political allies and business partners. Many of Iran’s immediate operations after October 7 were hasty and chaotic – indicating it had little or no coordination with Hamas – but it nevertheless has achieved growing success.