Empowering millions of frontline workers with technology

Work Trend Index Special Report, “Technology Can Help Unlock a New Future for Frontline Workers released. Microsoft  has released a Work Trend Index Special Report, “Technology Can Help Unlock a New Future for Frontline Workers,” and announced new features in Microsoft Teams and Microsoft Viva designed to serve millions of…

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Australian Army chooses AI-infused platform to transcribe combat net radio

Automated communications transcription and analysis to enhance situational awareness. The Australian Army and Microsoft are proud to announce they are collaborating on a program that explores how modern digital technologies could transform command and control in the future. The initial focus is on using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to transcribe and…

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Solarwinds’ cyber attacker behind current attempted attacks on governments

Microsoft identifies threat actor as NOBELIUM. The Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC) has detected nation-state activity associated with the threat actor tracked as NOBELIUM, attempting to gain access to downstream customers of multiple cloud service providers (CSP), managed service providers (MSP), and other IT services organisations (referred to as “service providers”…

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Royal society for the blind shines with AvantCare

Modern platform streamlines operations and service delivery. The Royal Society for the Blind (RSB) has completed a significant digital modernisation, replacing Salesforce with the AvantCare platform, developed on Power Platform with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Applications and enhanced with Azure by Microsoft partner, Illuminance Solutions. The transformation has helped the…

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Making online assessments easier

NAPLAN delivery, gears for growth. In May 2021, 800,000 school students completed their NAPLAN tests online. Janison’s digital assessment platform had over 3 million tests completed in a two-week period, and at the peak, more than 195,000 students were being tested concurrently., with more than 32,000 transactions a second. This…

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Zenith Partners invests in tech to manage the tech maze

Tech financial solutions firm moves from AWS to Azure. Finding the right financial product can feel a little like navigating a maze of high hedges; just when you think you’re there, another impenetrable barrier pops up and you’re back reading the fine print. Zenith Partners Group wants to simplify the…

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Without Barriers across nine countries in Asia Pacific

Increasing employability of female technical talent and nurture entrepreneurs across Asia Pacific. Across nine Asia Pacific countries Code; Without Barriers to help close the gender gap in the region’s fast-growing cloud, artificial intelligence (AI) and digital technology sectors was launched by Microsoft and 13 other countries. The program provides a platform to…

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OYO looks to digitally transform the travel industry

Cloud and AI capabilities will be available for patrons. Global travel technology company OYO have entered a multi-year strategic alliance to co-develop next-gen travel and hospitality products and technologies. OYO will adopt Microsoft Azure as a key enabler to drive cloud-based innovations and reimagine the hospitality and travel tech industry.…

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