May 18

Clearbank is launched using Microsoft technology

The UK’s first new clearing bank in more than 250 years has been launched using Microsoft technology. Clearbank, a challenger to the Big Four incumbents, was launched on Tuesday with the aim of increasing competition in the sector and speeding up transactions. The company will use Microsoft’s cloud service, Azure, as well as its secure UK data centres.

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Jul 08

Samba Tech switches from Amazon to the Azure platform

Samba Tech, a Brazil-based online-video distribution business, is in the process of migrating all its workloads from Amazon to Azure. A key factor in the company’s decision was the ability to replace about 15 of the cloud services with Azure Media Service, which enabled cost savings by eliminating third-party vendors as well as improved performance.

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Jul 08

Samba Tech switches from Amazon to the Azure platform

Samba Tech, a Brazil-based online-video distribution business, is in the process of migrating all its workloads from Amazon to Azure. A key factor in the company’s decision was the ability to replace about 15 of the cloud services with Azure Media Service, which enabled cost savings by eliminating third-party vendors as well as improved performance.

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Jun 07

Cubic uses Azure to create NextTraffic architecture

Cubic has selected the Azure cloud platform and worked with Microsoft to design its NextTraffic architecture. The solution is an Azure-based transportation management and control offering that presents the collection, processing, monitoring, controlling and management of all traffic elements on multiple computer networks in a single place.

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Apr 13

Carlsberg deploys Microsoft Office 365

Carlsberg has deployed Office 365 to its 40,000 employees worldwide to avoid building any new infrastructure and enable global teamwork. The marketing department uses interactive video conferencing, while brewers, sales representatives and the IT team use SharePoint Online to share information and access files from iPads.

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Feb 18

US Department of Defence to Upgrade 4 Million Seats to Windows 10

The US Department of Defence has directed all U.S. DoD agencies to begin the deployment of Windows 10 throughout their respective organisations for information systems currently utilising Microsoft Operating Systems. The DoD has taken this step to improve security and is targeting its Windows 10 upgrade for completion in a year.

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Jan 22

Sapa Group implements Microsoft Dynamics AX

The Sapa Group is an international aluminium manufacturer, creating and distributing products like automotive parts and energy-efficient building materials and has over 20,000 employees working in 40 countries. The group implemented Dynamics AX to consolidate and retire legacy ERP solutions, which has reduced management overheads and improved productivity.

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Dec 04

ABB deploys Office 365 to 125,000 employees

ABB has fully deployed Office 365 to approximately 125,000 employees in 100 countries. All employees use Exchange Online for web-based email and shared calendaring. Yammer and SharePoint Online are fully deployed for enterprise social and team-based collaboration using Sites. OneDrive for Business provides online storage for all employees and everyone connects with each other using Skype for Business Online for instant messaging and presence awareness.

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