Microsoft's desire to turn subscription revenue may enable enterprises to garner leverage for other products they use when negotiation time comes around.
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In another example of Microsoft's mobile-first strategy, the company is expected to make the Android tablet version of its core touch-first Office apps available months ahead of the Windows 8 variant.
Microsoft is consolidating teams in Office, Windows, Surface and Perceptive Pixel to work on a unified digital inking strategy and set of technologies.
Office 365 is becoming the jewel in Microsoft's mobile strategy following its decision to remove Windows Phone licensing fees for OEMs.
A new study shows increasing dissatisfaction with IT and the CIO. Here's the problem and some solutions.
As social media strategy becomes more important, CIOs and IT have a new lever to drive conversation with peers in marketing and other departments across the company.
How can you create a sustainable Big Data strategy without having technical expertise? In this short video, Emília Paiva, Director Vice-President at the Minas Gerais government Office for Strategic Priorities talks about how she has accomplished this seemingly impossible task.
A workshop for CIOs yielded a set of real world lessons for IT, lines of business, and senior executives who want to create a high-performing organization based on technology.
Microsoft launched its Office Store and received strong criticism from Acer about its Windows Surface tablet strategy.
Enterprise customers continue to be frustrated by a lack of clarity or momentum in key areas around business productivity 'front office' strategy from Microsoft; partners are picking up the slack but some big questions are being asked this summer
Delays in the roll-out of SmartGate and the lack of a national strategy around it has led to a lower-than-expected take-up of the system, according to a report by the Australian National Audit Office.
Country issues call for collaboration worth S$21 million (US$16.5 million) to develop "high-impact, sector-specific" software-as-a-service products to help smaller companies lower costs.
CEO admits it was too hasty and unfocused in launching products previously, and plans to simplify product lines down to audio and tablet products to nurse ailing company back to health.
Long-term planning to align IT investments with business needs, ensuring scalability, and having good vendor relationships for support will help small and midsize businesses prevent unneeded spend.
Statistics released by the Cabinet Office reveal how much the public sector is spending on IT, and how only the tiniest fraction of assets are reused despite government pledges
Japanese manufacturers need to tailor business models according to targeted markets, and have robust app ecosystems to succeed overseas as they move away from increasingly competitive domestic market, observers say.
Entrepreneurs pitching for investments should work on key areas such as showcasing quality of team, having clear exit plan for investors, and be open to suggestions and adapting business plans, industry players say.
Intuit acquires Demandforce, targeting the front office of small and medium businesses. What's the strategy? We talk to GM Kiran Patel.
The Australian Government Information Management Office (AGIMO) has updated its draft ICT strategy to reflect the new focus of the agency over the next eight years.
Investor education, tax policy reforms and crowd funding needed to improve startup ecosystem, or country risks brain drain--as foreign startups flock elsewhere like Singapore--and wider economy will be left behind, warns local startup agency.
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