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  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    MSDN Dev and Test Pay-As-You-Go

    Discover Microsoft Azure. Learn more about the new subscriptions offered by Microsoft for their cloud platform. Azure can offer a whole new way for teams to collaborate through the cloud. Azure provides a great way for teams to collaborate in the cloud. As an MSDN subscriber you can create...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Cost of Complacency in Manufacturing: Are you asking enough of your ERP

    Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) is critical for management and innovation in today's complex, multi-partner manufacturing operations. The problem is, numerous financial and accounting tools are marketed as ERP solutions when, in fact, they don't provide an integrated suite of tools that form a complete system of record. According to research...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2015

    Live Webcast: The Benefits of Modern ERP

    Register for this LIVE event! Date: 4/23/2015 Time: 10:30 AM PDT / 1:30 PM EDT Dynamics AX’s Modern App Framework enables both partners and internal developers to develop, manage, distribute, and use modern applications. In this Webinar, Nucleus will discuss how simplifying the mobile experience and providing focused applications for...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2015

    Live Webcast: Building the Business Case for the Cloud

    Register for this LIVE event! Date: 5/14/2015 Time: 10:30 AM PDT / 1:30 PM EDT Dynamics AX’s Modern App Framework enables both partners and internal developers to develop, manage, distribute, and use modern applications. In this Webinar, Nucleus will discuss how simplifying the mobile experience and providing focused applications for...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Forrester: Total Economic Impact™ Of Microsoft SQL Server

    From the information obtained through interviews with six organisations and surveys collected from 48 more, Forrester has constructed a Total Economic Impact (TEI) framework outlining the implementation of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 and/or Microsoft SQL Server 2014. The objective of the framework is to identify the cost, benefit, flexibility, and...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    IDC: Capturing the $1.6 Trillion Data Dividend

    In recent years, the promise and, in some cases, the hype of big data have produced plenty of critics who doubt the benefits of big data or point to the potential pitfalls facing organisations engaged in big data and analytics projects. This white paper provides the results of an IDC...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2015

    Technology Solutions Firm Standardizes the Use of Portable Devices to Enhance Productivity

    After years of rapid growth, AssistRx decided to replace its mixed IT environment with an all-Microsoft setup to achieve greater consistency and reliability. Surface Pro 3 runs the Windows 8.1 Pro operating system and was fully compatible with all the Microsoft software used throughout the company. It gave Microsoft Surface...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2015

    Azure and Windows 8 Enables Drive to Customized Life Insurance Products to Fit the Needs of Individual Customers

    Aegon provides insurance, pensions and asset management in more than 25 countries. Aegon recently launched a new service with the objective of helping people plan their financial future through a personalized analysis of their needs. This service required technological support able to meet expectations. Aegon opened customer spaces in Madrid,...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2015

    IT Solutions Provider Upgrades Platform; Gains Efficiencies, Improves Productivity and Security

    KPIT Cummins, a global IT consulting and product engineering company focused on co-innovating domain intensive technology solutions for corporations, looks for the most efficient solution to streamline its processes and gain competitive advantage. With the release of Windows Server 2012 the IT staff now use its centralized, flexible tools to...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2015

    Live Webcast: A Closer Look at Dynamics AX and Usability

    Register for this LIVE event! Date: 3/26/2015 Time: 10:30 AM PDT / 1:30 PM EDT Nucleus has defined a next-generation approach to enterprise application development – the Dark Cockpit – that is drawn from the principles of commercial airplane cockpit design and focuses on simplifying and focusing the user experience...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Deployment of Hyper-V Failover Cluster using Powershell

    Hyper-V provides software infrastructure and basic management tools that the user can use to create and manage a virtualized server computing environment. This virtualized environment can be used to address a variety of business goals aimed at improving efficiency and reducing costs. For example, a virtualized server environment can help...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Securing SOA Services

    Corporations, worldwide, are steadily adopting SOA as a technique to establish enterprise architecture within their organizations. SOA exposes specific services that mimic business functions performed by the system. These services are consumed by either other parts of the system or the users directly. The advantages provided by SOA services have...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2015

    Finnair Takes to the Cloud to Empower Employees While Trimming Costs by 15 Percent

    To improve customer service, increase employee effectiveness, and retain and recruit the best people, Finnair has adopted Microsoft Office 365. Employees use the cloud-based communication tools to work with one another and with partner airlines, find the information they need, and contribute great ideas to the company. Company information is...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2015

    Dutch Media Firm Adopts "New World of Work" with Volume Licensing Solution

    As one of the Netherlands' largest media companies, Radio 538 Group runs several radio and television channels, relies on innovation to operate in a fast-paced, dynamic market. However, the company's IT systems used an older, traditional model that had reached the limits of its capacity. The time had come for...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2015

    Cicero School District Takes ESL Learning to the Next Level with Surface Pro 3

    In the southwest suburbs of Chicago lies the small, close-knit Hispanic community of Cicero. Cicero's Superintendent and School Board members were looking for innovative ways to give their students an advantage in the competition for the jobs of tomorrow. By working with their local Microsoft Store to deploy 4,000 Surface...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2015

    Brewery Boosts Sales Force Productivity, Sells More Beer with Mobile CRM Solution

    To New Belgium Brewing Company, customer closeness is everything. It created a touch-enabled Windows 8.1 app called Rangerland that its sales force (beer rangers) uses to access account data in Microsoft Dynamics CRM. With account data at their fingertips and administrative tasks streamlined, Rangers have more time to focus on...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2015

    NASCAR Accelerates Inspection Process with Modern Windows Touch Application

    NASCAR, synonymous with speed and innovation, has brought both qualities to its inspection process. It worked with Microsoft to build a mobile vehicle inspection application that runs on Windows 8.1 Enterprise. With the sleek tool, officials are more efficient, NASCAR series directors monitor the inspection process in real time, and...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Shimane Prefecture Turns to Windows 8 Tablets for Improved Road Repair Management

    Shimane lies between the Sea of Japan and the Chugoku mountains. By adopting Window 8 tablets for recording on-site inspection tasks the prefecture has improved the efficiency of road maintenance and management operations. The devices run an application that allows users to write information onto photos and organize them in...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Bank Updates Operating System, Increases Flexibility in Customer Consulting

    Swiss bank Glarner Kantonalbank wanted to use innovative technology to support a more efficient work environment and improve customer consulting. It updated its operating system and increased flexibility by deploying Windows 8.1 Pro on Lenovo tablet-laptop hybrids. The bank also standardized its IT infrastructure with Windows Server, Microsoft system center...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2014

    Outreach One-stop Asset Management Service with Windows 8-based Tablet PC

    Mirae Asset wanted a device capable of providing full and extensive asset management services to customers as if they are in the office, rather than a simple mobile device for outdoor sales. However, the tablet PCs available in the market tend to focus primarily on mobility and convenience, which were...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2014

    Global Software Provider Improves Support to High-Demand Developer Community

    Even as they were completing their migration to Windows 7, the internal support organization focused on providing the most modern, robust, consistent user experience possible by offering full Windows 8.1 support to those who would benefit most, their product software developers. Along with comprehensive re-envisioning of their active directory environment...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Videos // Nov 2014

    Predictive Modelling with Azure ML studio

    This video walks through steps to building, scoring and evaluating a predictive model in Azure Machine Learning. Azure Machine Learning features a pallets of modules to build a predictive model, including state of the art ML algorithms such as Scalable boosted decision trees, Bayesian Recommendation systems, Deep Neural Networks and...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Downloads // Nov 2014

    Microsoft Azure: One Month Free Trial

    Windows Azure is Microsoft’s cloud platform. It has been ranked by Gartner as an industry leader for both infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) and platform-as-a-service (PaaS). This powerful combination of managed and unmanaged services lets you build, deploy, and manage applications any way you like for unmatched productivity. Download the Azure free one...

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  • Videos // Nov 2014

    Windows Azure Multi-Factor Authentication Overview

    Windows Azure Multi-Factor Authentication is easy to set up, manage, and use - enabling companies to meet their security and compliance requirements while providing a simple sign-in experience for their users. Watch this video to see how the service works and how it is enabled for both on-premises applications and...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Sales Reimagined: Zero in, win faster, and sell more

    Customers are ubiquitously connected via their mobile devices, plugged into their social network and doing their own research to solve problems. In a world where buying decisions are made before you can even engage, salespeople must adapt to buyers. This whitepaper presents Microsoft’s vision for sales organizations to use technology...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2014

    The Hong Kong Institute of Education Jockey Club Primary School

    The Hong Kong Institute of Education Jockey Club Primary School was established to carry out innovative education practices and provide students with a quality education. It implemented an e-schoolbag project, and has given each participating student a tablet with the Windows 8 operating system and Microsoft Office 2013. The school...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Leading Global Aviation Company Takes to the Skies with Employee Innovation

    Emirates Group has an unrivalled reputation for innovation, dynamism and operational excellence. It understands that the bedrock of its service is the performance of its employees. By turning to Windows 8 it developed an employee self-service app that not only addressed a pressing business issue but also underscored its acknowledgement...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Publisher Builds Apps for Tablet and Phone with One Code Base , Cuts Operating Cost 50 Percent

    The Seattle Times wanted to create native mobile apps that provided better user experiences than those of its existing apps. With the Microsoft universal App platform, it created native mobile apps for Windows tablets and Windows phones with a single development effort, a single code base, and Microsoft Azure on...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Expanding Printing Company Uses Volume Licensing Agreement to Increase Efficiency

    Hobs Reprographics needed to reduce software deployment time, simplify licensing administration, and free up IT resources to better serve the business. To increase efficiency and meet its licensing needs, Hobs Reprographics adopted the new Microsoft Products and Services Agreement (MPSA) under the Next Generation of Microsoft Volume Licensing (NGVL) initiative,...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Luxury Appliance Distributor Uses Online Tools to Boost Productivity, Service

    Luwa Luxury Products offers personal customer service that sets it apart from traditional distributors. Today, Luwa is building its business and boosting its competitive advantage thanks to a move to Microsoft cloud-based productivity tools. Appliance owners are experiencing better service in the home because Luwa Advantage service technicians are using...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Distributor Improves Productivity and Customer Service with Operating System Upgrade

    Wholesaler Menzies Distribution needed to deliver first-call resolution to its 29,500 retail customers, but was restricted by the poor performance of aging hardware running an old operating system. Menzies Distribution considered Windows 7 initially, but with the support of Ricoh the distributor made the decision to deploy Windows 8.1 and...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Manufacturing Company Upgrades Operating System and Improves Productivity

    Shinola is a design and manufacturing company that needed the most efficient solution to streamline its processes and reduce manufacturing costs to gain a competitive advantage. In April 2012, three Shinola employees began using tablets running the Windows 8 Pro operating system. The company plans to use the tablets for...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Education Support Firm Fosters Greater Creativity by Using Windows 8-Based Devices

    School Improvement Network makes training videos that help educators teach more effectively. The company is replacing many of its Apple computers with tablets running the Windows 8.1 operating system. The company runs both Windows 8.1 Pro and Windows 8.1 Enterprise. The touch-enabled Windows 8 - based devices foster more creativity...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Credit Union Upgrades to Windows 8 Pro to Enhance Competitiveness, Business Continuity

    Raritan Bay Federal Credit Union (RBFCU) is a small financial cooperative that competes against big New York City banks. It upgraded its Windows XP PCs to mobile PCs running the Windows 8 operating system so that it can offer modern financial services. To improve security of the bank's sensitive data,...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Consulting Firm Increases Mobility, Works 15 Percent Faster with Latest Operating System

    Human resource consultants at PRM consulting group (PRM) help clients attract and retain employees, including executive search services and performance management. PRM sought a way for its employees to have the advantages of both mobility and connectivity. It became an early adopter of tablets running Windows 8 Pro. The company...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2014

    Renewable Energy Company Powers Development of SCADA Solution with .NET

    Being a plant operator at a 600-acre solar plant with more than 2,500 solar arrays is not an easy task. Checking out an alarm can require a 3-kilometer walk. To boost efficiency, ACCIONA energy upgraded its control system to work with mobile devices, enabling plant operators to review operating information...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    IT Solution Provider Grows Business with App Development on Windows 8

    New Signature used Windows 8 Pro to build its business through developing Windows Store apps for customers that support mobile productivity and improve customers' revenue streams. New Signature expects that Windows Store apps will increase its app development business from 30 to 70 percent of its overall revenue over the...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    Benefits Startup Doubles New Client Meetings, Closed Deals Using Windows 8 Pro Tablets

    PerkPool is a Malaysian startup that is working hard to win new business one presentation at a time. When the firm acquired two tablets running the Windows 8 Pro operating system and subscriptions to Microsoft Office 365, its success rate skyrocketed. Thanks to the increased performance and reliability of the...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    Printing Firm Adapts to Market Changes by Upgrading to Windows 8 and Microsoft Office

    Clarke Murphy Print (CMP) needed to move off Windows XP and other outdated technology to better compete in digital printing. The migration from Windows XP to Windows 8 Pro was fast and problem-free. It upgraded to the latest Microsoft desktop, mobile, server, and cloud software - including Windows 8 -...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    Public Service Organization Uses Operating System to Shorten Project Completion Time

    As part of an ongoing effort to support its mobile workers and to keep up with the latest technologies, the Century Council deployed Windows 8 Pro to run on tablets and desktop PCs. Soon, the operating system will be deployed organization wide, but the council is already seeing increased productivity...

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