Author: Microsoft News Center

2018 is the year of AI

If the history of human advancement has taught us one thing it is that genuine step-change does not occur because of a single technology breakthrough, but a combination of complimentary factors coming together at the same time. This couldn’t be truer than when it comes to artificial intelligence (AI), the … Read more »

How will digital impact your work and what can be done?

Calling all Aussie workers. Whatever sector of the workforce you’re in, and whether you’re a 30-year veteran or three months out of school, the digital revolution sweeping across Australia will impact you. You may be what we call a ‘starter’ – a young person who will need to be constantly … Read more »

Microsoft sets sights on SMBs market

Microsoft 365 empowers Basketball Australia to achieve more SYDNEY – November 1, 2017 – Today Microsoft is announcing the general availability of Microsoft 365 Business, purpose-built for small and medium business. The launch signals a significant step in facilitating scale and growth for Australian businesses with up to 300 employees, … Read more »

Microsoft and Downer engineer a Strategic Alliance

Agreement spurs cloud-based development of transformative, cross-industry cloud solutions.  SYDNEY – May 23, 2017- Downer EDI Limited (Downer) and Microsoft have entered into a strategic alliance to co-operatively develop and market cloud-based solutions and services that will digitally enhance their current markets and allow for entry into new markets. “We … Read more »

Sodexo wields Microsoft solutions in global transformation: Azure, Dynamics 365, IoT Hub and Power BI deliver critical intelligence and efficiencies

SYDNEY – April 11, 2017- Global facilities management giant, Sodexo, has harnessed Microsoft technologies, including Azure, Dynamics 365, IoT Hub and Power BI, to underpin a major digital and business transformation initiative, beginning in Australia but set to ripple through the international organisation. Efficiency gains unleashed by the initiative have … Read more »

Collaborating for a brighter future at Quakers Hill Public School

By Bert Lo Campo, Principal, Quakers Hill Public School Here at Quakers Hill Public School, the mantra, ‘Imagine, Believe and Create,’ is our guiding principle for learning, our aspiration for teaching, and I’d like to think something that permeates the corridors, classrooms and keen young minds of all our students. … Read more »

Lumia 650 is generally available for purchase

Microsoft has announced that the sleek and productive Lumia 650 is now generally available for purchase from today. With a stylish metal frame and beautiful 5-inch HD OLED display, the Lumia 650 provides sophisticated design at an affordable price and is perfect for both business and personal use. Powering Windows … Read more »