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Why we’re saying ‘Yes’ to marriage equality in Australia

By Steven Worrall, Managing Director, Microsoft Australia Diversity and inclusion are core values at Microsoft. They’re at the heart of our mission as a business to empower every person and organisation on the planet to achieve more. This lofty goal requires us to have a workforce that’s as diverse and … Read more »

Azure solution matches media with message in moments

SYDNEY – August 21, 2017 – Microsoft Azure is delivering the essential backbone technology for Trade Dragon – a world first fully automated independent advertising marketplace capable of dynamically ensuring advertisers reach consumers all over the world. Instead of relying on intermediaries to broker media inventory in print publications, TV, … Read more »

Village Roadshow spotlights successful SAP on Azure transformation

Village Roadshow was founded by Roc Kirby in Melbourne, Australia in 1954 and has been listed on the Australian Securities Exchange since 1988. Since these humble beginnings, VRL has become a leading entertainment company with well recognised retail brands. Village Roadshow holds a diversified portfolio of assets including Theme Parks, … Read more »

Microsoft First to Offer Azure Cloud Regions for Australian Government

Partnership with Canberra Data Centres to deliver Microsoft Azure for Australian Unclassified and Protected Government Data SYDNEY – 15 August, 2017 – Microsoft plans to deliver Microsoft Azure from two new regions located within highly-secure data centres in Canberra, Australia. Through a strategic partnership with Canberra Data Centres (CDC), Microsoft … Read more »

Microsoft Tech Summit lands in Australia this November

It is an exciting and daunting time to be an IT professional and developer right now. The sheer velocity of innovation around technologies such as the cloud, IoT, artificial intelligence, and mixed reality is extraordinary. That is why I was excited by todayâs announcement of a new flagship event for … 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 »

The Coffee Club’s bright future in the Cloud

“Renovate the house one room at a time.” So goes the advice from MinorDKL Food Group IT Manager Brendon Baglin, when asked what he’d say to other IT Managers about to embark on their digital transformation journey. He elaborates, “My counsel would always be to focus firmly on your goals. … Read more »