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How to Handle Rapidly Growing Data 700 425 Managed Solution

How to Handle Rapidly Growing Data

Data is an omnipresent element within every organization. Data comes in from customers, employees, third-parties, or other external sources. It is up to each company to find ways on how to handle rapidly growing data and put it to good use. Smart businesses are already looking into ways how this data can address numerous issues…

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New Azure services help more people realize the possibilities of big data 640 360 Managed Solution

New Azure services help more people realize the possibilities of big data

New Azure services help more people realize the possibilities of big data By T. K. “Ranga” Rengarajan as written on blogs.microsoft.com This week in San Jose thousands of people are at Strata + Hadoop World to explore the technology and business of big data. As part of our participation in the conference, we are pleased to announce…

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Analytics 50: How big data innovators reap results 700 467 Managed Solution

Analytics 50: How big data innovators reap results

Analytics 50: How big data innovators reap results Five winners of the 2016 CIO.com and Drexel University Analytics 50 awards share details of their projects, lessons learned and advice. By Thor Olavsrud as written on cio.com Data and analytics are reshaping organizations and business processes, giving organizations the capability to interrogate internal and external data…

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Using data science to beat cancer 150 150 Managed Solution

Using data science to beat cancer

Using data science to beat cancer By Nancy Brinker as written on techcrunch.com The complexity of seeking a cure for cancer has vexed researchers for decades. While they’ve made remarkable progress, they are still waging a battle uphill as cancer remains one of the leading causes of death worldwide. Yet scientists may soon have a critical…

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Excel and big data 956 639 Managed Solution

Excel and big data

Excel and big data One of the great things about being on the Excel team is the opportunity to meet with a broad set of customers. In talking with Excel users, it’s obvious that significant confusion exists about what exactly is “big data.” Many customers are left on their own to make sense of a…

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Paul Allen’s Portland Trail Blazers use Microsoft’s Cortana technology to sell tickets and engage fans 630 420 Managed Solution

Paul Allen’s Portland Trail Blazers use Microsoft’s Cortana technology to sell tickets and engage fans

Paul Allen’s Portland Trail Blazers use Microsoft’s Cortana technology to sell tickets and engage fans By Taylor Soper as written on geekwire.com Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen probably didn’t think that the company he co-founded would one day help his NBA team sell more tickets and engage with fans more effectively. But that’s exactly what the…

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Global CRM solution helps Grant Thornton member firms foster collaboration, drive sales, and deliver better value to clients 820 462 Managed Solution

Global CRM solution helps Grant Thornton member firms foster collaboration, drive sales, and deliver better value to clients

To distinguish Grant Thornton International Ltd (GTIL) from its larger competitors, its member firms must maintain closer relationships with—and deliver personalized attention to—their clients. The independent member firms of GTIL are deploying Microsoft Dynamics CRM to facilitate collaboration around sales, marketing, and customer service. The solution has driven an increase in the number and size…

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What is a CRM? Part 2 By Ben Ward Managed Solution

What is a CRM? Part 2 By Ben Ward

What is a CRM? Part 2 By Ben Ward, Applications Analyst, MCTS, MCP, MS If you haven’t read What is a CRM? Part 1, I highly recommend reading it before proceeding. Sales – Social Selling: A CRM, such as Microsoft Dynamics CRM, can be used as a social selling tool. Microsoft partnered with InsideView to…

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Whoever said data is dull? David McCandless of Information is Beautiful turns figures into works of art with the new Office. Watch this video to learn more about his creative process: 755 426 Managed Solution

Whoever said data is dull? David McCandless of Information is Beautiful turns figures into works of art with the new Office. Watch this video to learn more about his creative process:

VIDEO: David McCandless, renowned data journalist and speaker, uses the world’s data to create powerful and provocative data visualizations and stories with Office.

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PTI has released the results of the State of City and County IT 2015: The IT Organization and Operations national survey Managed Solution

PTI has released the results of the State of City and County IT 2015: The IT Organization and Operations national survey

PTI presents this executive summary that outlines the results of the State of City and County IT 2015: The IT Organization and Operations national survey. In August, 2015 local government technology executives representing cities and counties of all sizes were asked to respond to the survey. Highlights from the 2015 survey: 47% of the IT…

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