Email Blog Author
RSS for posts
Search this blog
Search all blogs
distribution and services
Global High Tech Summit
Windows Phone 7
Browse by Tags
Tagged Content List
Microsoft Milestone: One Year Anniversary of Microsoft Windows Azure Platform
We're excited to announce the one year anniversary of the general availability of Microsoft's Windows Azure platform this week. The Windows Azure platform has enabled users to innovate in a timely fashion with solutions that are cost-effective and reliable. In the past year, we've seen companies...
4 Feb 2011
Planning for Success (both yours, and ours)
The market for sales performance management (SPM) solutions is expanding exponentially every year. Putting it broadly, post-recession businesses are not only focusing on what the new ground rules for success are, but how they can reset their sales capacities to meet those expectations. In short, people...
9 Jun 2011
Leading Banks Back into the Black
Like many other industries, banking embraced online and mobile channels to enable customers to take control of when, where and how they interact with their banks. However, the proliferation of online and mobile channels has presented significant technology challenges. For decades, the industry has...
15 May 2012
CRM Collaboration – Microsoft, Accenture and Avanade team up to deliver value for customers
Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft are collaborating to create compelling CRM solutions for the financial services industry on Microsoft technology. For more than 10 years, we have delivered business and technology solutions to help our customers create more efficient and effective IT infrastructure, enable...
19 Sep 2011
An Evening of Innovation...
Last week financial services media and analysts experienced the latest technology solutions for banking, capital markets and insurance companies. During the inaugural Financial Services Technology Showcase, hosted at the Microsoft New York City office, Colleen Healy, general manager, Financial Services...
2 Mar 2011
Five Top Technology Trends for the U.S. Insurance Industry in 2011
Technology is certain to continue changing the way insurance firms operate, communicate and relate to their customers and each other. Over the coming months, watch for these five trends to make a particular impact on the U.S. insurance industry: 1. Mobility - Sales and Service in Motion Insurers...
23 Mar 2011
Dynamics CRM Enables Increased Transparency For Private Equity Firms
This guest post is written by Microsoft Partner Customer Effective . Notwithstanding the financial crisis, Private Equity is still a heavily favored asset class of institutional investors, such as sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, and endowment funds, and individual accredited investors based...
21 Feb 2011
Online Banking Trends Stand Out at BAI Retail Delivery Show
The Microsoft banking team recently attended this year’s BAI Retail Delivery Show in Las Vegas, where online banking solutions took center stage. Microsoft’s solutions for online banking garnered significant attention from attendees, who were interested in learning more about recent customers...
29 Nov 2010
Direct Edge Stock Exchange Increases Value and Efficiency with Microsoft Platform
Today, Microsoft announced that Direct Edge , the fourth-largest U.S. stock exchange, has selected Windows Server 2008 R2 , Microsoft SQL Server 2008 , and Informatica Ultra Messaging for its trading platforms. The return on investment is already rolling in. Among stock exchanges, low latency is critical...
15 Dec 2010
Work Without Walls to Help Business Continuity
Roadblocks to business continuity come in all shapes and sizes – natural disasters that threaten to close businesses for weeks, difficulty attracting and retaining productive and efficient employees, or simply the inability to gain access to information or collaborate with coworkers thousands of...
25 May 2011
Are Your High-Value Clients Seeking a Better Advisory Relationship?
This guest post is written by Microsoft Partner Customer Effective , consultants and solution implementors serving mid-market and enterprise organizations worldwide. Recently, Cerulli Associates Inc. conducted research on 400 affluent households with investment portfolios of at least $10 million....
15 Apr 2011
Powering Mission-Critical Operations in the Financial Services Industry at Sibos 2011
Perhaps no one has a keener understanding of the need for mission-critical applications than the attendees of Sibos, one the world’s largest gatherings of financial services executives, being held this year in Toronto. In fact, Microsoft has a significant presence at Sibos, where we’re showcasing...
19 Sep 2011
Financial Services Technology Showcase LIVE FEED
**This concludes the live blogging. Stay tuned to this site for videos and recaps from tonight's event. UPDATE: 2/24, 6:15 p.m. Colleen Healy concludes her remarks to the audience and opens the reception to mingling and conversations. UPDATE: 2/24, 6:11 p.m. Colleen Healy retakes...
22 Feb 2011
Global High Tech Summit 2011 LIVE FEED
**This concludes our live blogging from the Global High Tech Summit 2011. Thank you for following along and let us know what you thought of the event on Twitter at #MicrosoftHTS UPDATE: 2/10, 4:55 p.m. Microsoft's Drew Gude summarizes the discussion from the Global High Tech Summit today and...
8 Feb 2011
Incentive Compensation, Regulation and Financial Institutions – Is There a Path Forward?
Bonus and incentive compensation is under increasing scrutiny as the SEC and bank regulators determine the rules on performance-based compensation. Yet, financial institutions must reward their top employees to retain their best people and deliver the results their shareholders demand. According to...
8 Mar 2011
Document Generation Application Launches on Windows Phone 7 Platform
This week, Microsoft is excited to highlight another financial services company that has developed a cutting-edge mobile application on Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 platform. Xinnovation , a leading provider of document generation software and document services to the financial services industry, launched...
17 Dec 2010
© 2014 Microsoft Corporation.
Privacy & Cookies