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Reduce energy security risk and improve resilience with Microsoft Defender for IoT 

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We all win when energy companies build strong cybersecurity into their digital transformation journey toward better efficiency and clean energy. I’ve discussed security threats and other challenges in previous Energy and Resources blogs, and in this blog, I want to underscore the urgency around cybersecurity, how it’s evolving, and how companies can use technology to manage…Read more

Celebrating our Microsoft Cloud for Industries partner ecosystem 

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Our largest partner event of the year is Microsoft Inspire from July 19 to 20, 2022. To kick it off, let’s reflect on the amazing achievements of our Microsoft Cloud for Industries partners this year. From the launch of our first industry cloud in 2020, our partners have been key to our mission to help…Read more

Microsoft Inspire 2022: Empowering partners to drive transformation in every industry 

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The Microsoft partner ecosystem plays a central role in our joint customers’ success and allows us to scale more quickly. Our partners develop innovative solutions across a range of industries and lead customers on their digital imperatives journey. I am looking forward to our biggest partner event, Microsoft Inspire, where you will learn how Microsoft enables…Read more

Partnering with Microsoft to drive ambitious sustainability outcomes 

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Building a more sustainable future—together We’ve learned a lot throughout our sustainability journey at Microsoft over the last decade—especially about the difference sophisticated digital solutions can make. In the lead-up to the launch of Microsoft Cloud for Sustainability, we were excited to bring an extensible platform to market that would enable organizations to build or…Read more

Microsoft Cloud for Manufacturing: Build agile factories of the future 

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In today’s fast-paced manufacturing world, the ability to adapt quickly to rapid change is a defining factor between manufacturers that merely survive and those that thrive. As they face ongoing challenges like rising costs, supply chain issues, and skills gaps, many manufacturers are building agile, smart factories to ensure a resilient and sustainable future. These…Read more

The power of partnerships: Microsoft Energy and Resources celebrates collaboration and innovation 

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June is a celebratory time at Microsoft. As we close out our fiscal year, it’s a moment to reflect not only on what we delivered as a team but also a time to look ahead to the exciting things we hope to accomplish in the coming year and beyond. None of these achievements would be…Read more

Digitizing case management to increase employee efficiency 

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I recently had the pleasure to speak with Michael Fermin, the Chief Assistant District Attorney for San Bernardino County, about a new solution they implemented to help their staff do their jobs even more effectively. I encourage you to watch the short video, which provides a great overview of how this system has benefited their office….Read more

The power of embedding sustainability in design 

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Earlier this year, Bloomberg News performed an experiment. They mounted tiny tracking devices on plastic bags used by a British retailer to track the journey of the bags after they left the store.1 In some cases, bags traveled as far as 2,000 miles from their point of origin. It is a classic example of the…Read more

3 ways technology can better enable connected care 

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COVID-19 has transformed healthcare and social services. Now, healthcare professionals are seeking to better utilize limited resources and manage care backlogs. They are also looking to work in multi-disciplinary teams, breaking down siloes to better coordinate care. Check out Microsoft for Public Health and Social Services to see how health and care providers are using new and…Read more

The new world of court proceedings requires new set of digital tools 

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Only a few years ago, the idea of justice being carried out in a virtual environment was reserved for special cases or circumstances. It had been discussed as a serious alternative to daily hearings being held in the courtroom and while it demonstrated merit, this was too drastic of a change.  While navigating our way through…Read more

Hannover Messe 2022: Empowering people for the future in manufacturing 

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After more than three years, we were excited to join global leaders and our manufacturing colleagues in Hannover, Germany at the world’s biggest trade show for industrial technology, Hannover Messe 2022.   Since we last met, Microsoft has released new solutions and capabilities to help our customers and partners thrive through this disruptive era. Most notably…Read more