Vertical Industries

Delta Air Lines soars with more than 19,000 new Windows Phone 8 and Microsoft Dynamics for Retail devices

The next time you purchase a meal while 30,000 feet in the air, take a closer look at the device...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 08/22/2013

Alaska Airlines Gives Customers New Ways to Explore with Innovative Windows 8 App

By Curtis Kopf, Vice President of Customer Innovation, Alaska Airlines At Alaska Airlines, we want...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 08/12/2013

Oil, Gas, and Cybersecurity: The Latest Protection from Microsoft

Data protection and security is important to businesses everywhere. But when it comes to the oil and...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 07/16/2013

Movies Made Easy; Microsoft Stars for CineTrailer

As TechEd Europe kicks off today in Madrid, Spain, we are excited to announce a major digital media...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 06/25/2013

Microsoft – working with SIFMA to invest in America

by Colleen Healy, US Financial Services Managing Director The Securities Industry and Financial...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 06/14/2013

Windows Embedded Compact 2013: a small footprint industry device

What is Windows Embedded Compact 2013? It is the latest version of Microsoft’s Windows...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 06/13/2013

Financial Services Can Find Success in Social

Today we close out the week of our examination of enterprise social collaboration tools by focusing...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 05/31/2013

Media and Telecom Industries Embrace Social Media

Today we continue our series on enterprise social tools by looking at trends and findings in the...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 05/30/2013

Manufacturing Pros Stay Connected from the Factory Floor Using Social Tools

As we continue to look at how social networking is viewed in the workplace, be sure to check out new...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 05/29/2013

Social Perspective: How the Textron Family of Companies Is Becoming Hyper-Connected through Enterprise Social

Textron is an American family of companies that includes Bell Helicopter, Cessna Aircraft Company,...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 05/29/2013

Time to get Social with Microsoft - Retail in the Spotlight

Ask any of the 1.5 billion people around the world who have a social networking account and many of...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 05/28/2013

Behind the scenes at the birth of Microsoft’s intelligent car program

This post is written by Walter Sullivan, Senior Product Manager at Windows Embedded Automotive. Ten...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 05/20/2013

Introducing the Windows Embedded Automotive Team!

This post was written by our friend Pranish Kumar, Group Program Manager, Windows Embedded...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 05/07/2013

Harnessing the Power of Information to Transform Insurance Insights

Editors at Microsoft News Center recently spoke with Mark Tainton, vice president of global business...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 04/22/2013

NAB Show 2013 – That’s a Wrap!

With NAB Show 2013 wrapping up today, we wanted to pause and reflect on some of the key themes we...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 04/11/2013

ABB Moves Collaboration to Microsoft’s Cloud

Let's take a quick break from NAB-related posts for an exciting announcement of a different type....

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 04/10/2013

MPS Broadband and Windows Azure Bring Live Video to the (Corporate) Masses

Today’s post was written by Jonathan Discount, Executive Director of Solutions Engineering...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 04/10/2013

Big Data’s Big Impact for the Media Industry

If you’ve checked out our blog recently, you’ve probably noticed that we’ve been...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 04/10/2013

I Want My Level 3 TV!

This post is by Mark Taylor, VP of Media and IP Services at Level 3. It was originally published on...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 04/09/2013

Windows Azure Teams Up With NBC Sports Group

Exciting news from the Windows Azure team today! They have teamed up with NBC Sports Group to...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 04/09/2013

The Role of Animation in Windows 8

Guest blog post from Johnny Westlake, an Animation Designer at UI Centric Animation can play a...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 04/08/2013

Windows 8 – On the Big Screen at NAB

By Blake Barrett, Product Marketing Manager, Windows Commercial Marketing We are excited to be...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 04/08/2013

Getting in the NAB Zone

by Tony Emerson, Industry Solutions Manager, WW Media & Cable The Las Vegas Convention Center is...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 04/07/2013

Windows Embedded 8 Industry: A Modern OS for Industry Devices

By Barb Edson, general manager, Marketing and Business Development for Windows Embedded On the heels...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 04/04/2013

Banks adopting big data have the advantage, says new Celent survey

By Colleen Healy, managing director, US Financial Services at Microsoft The world is swimming in...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 04/03/2013

Keeping up with the changing landscape of broadcast media

  • By Taras Bugir, managing director, Worldwide Media & Cable at Microsoft Over the last several...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 04/02/2013

The Next Generation of Experience and Insight

By Kevin Dallas, Windows Embedded Team Today we announced the general availability of the Windows...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 03/20/2013

Slice and Price: Automotive Parts Distributor Uses Big Data to Optimize Product Pricing

Navistar Gains Actionable Market Insights with Analytics Solution Powered by PROS and Microsoft...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 03/14/2013

Collaborating for better customer service with Office 365

Today's post was written by Matt McCombs, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 03/06/2013

Zyvex and Office 365 take productivity to a whole new level

Today's post was written by Lance Criscuolo, President, Zyvex Technologies. At 50 employees, Zyvex...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 03/05/2013

Along with worldwide commercial availability, Office 365 announces new global customers

By Stephen Bury, Office 365 Today, we announced worldwide availability of the new Microsoft Office...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 02/27/2013

Toyota Racing Teams Open NASCAR Season with Windows 8

This post was written by our friend Erwin Visser, General Manager for Windows Commercial. See the...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 02/23/2013

Yammer announces record sales and customer momentum 2012

Today, we’re excited to share that Yammer has experienced record growth in 2012 and...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 02/20/2013

Becoming an Analytical Enterprise

While many companies recognize the importance of data, they are still coming to grips with the...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 02/14/2013

Big data, big value for retail and hospitality organizations

It's no secret that big data is going mainstream. Digital data is now more vast than all the...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 02/13/2013

Customers Capitalize on Big Data

Big data is a big topic around Microsoft this week, and many of our customers are recognizing the...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 02/12/2013

Big Data in the New Age of Real-time Retail

Guest Post by Patrick Carter, Founder and President, Digital Folio, Inc. The Biggest Retail Big Data...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 02/12/2013

Data, data everywhere – and how we can help

We’ve all heard about the revolutionary insights big data is purported to deliver. But you may...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 02/11/2013

Do you believe in the power of Africa? Microsoft does.

There is an African proverb that reads, “The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago. The...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 02/07/2013

Toyota North America CIO Discusses Auto Giant’s Deployment of Office 365

By Jeff Meisner, Editor, The Official Microsoft Blog Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A. Inc. and other...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 02/04/2013

See Microsoft and Our Partners at DistribuTECH 2013

Microsoft’s worldwide power and utilities team is geared up for DistribuTECH 2013, where we...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 01/28/2013

Global Energy Forum 2013: a "must-attend" event for the Oil & Gas industry

We are excited to host the 10th Annual Global Energy Forum today in Houston. GEF has become a highly...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 01/24/2013

Cloud-based Identity Management Platforms Improve Joint Venture Performance and Security

By David Miller, Chief Security Officer, Covisint Companies in a joint venture situation need a...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 01/23/2013

Announcing Release of Windows Azure Media Services

Last year, at the National Association of Broadcasters, we introduced the new cloud-based Windows...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 01/22/2013

Innovation Takes the Lead at the 10th Annual Microsoft Global Energy Forum

By Randall Hoppe, Industry Manager – Manufacturing, Microsoft Corp. The oil and gas industry...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 01/22/2013

Retailers Increase Consumer Engagement with Microsoft Advertising

By Shelby Healy – Microsoft Advertising In the past, retailers had a linear, predictable and...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 01/18/2013

Retail - Delivering the Future Today

Driving customers to your brand by offering a complete shopping experience By Michael Griffiths,...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 01/18/2013

Kinect for Windows Shopping Solutions Showcased at National Retail Federation Expo

Microsoft Kinect for Windows has been playing an increasingly important role in retail, from...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 01/17/2013

Another Windows Store Industry Application: OpenText

In early 2012, Microsoft put our Windows Store out on the web to help our customers find, try and...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 01/17/2013

Making Omni-Channel Retailing A Reality

Leading retailers are leveraging technology to fuel growth and scalability in today’s...

Author: mslosangelesblog Date: 01/16/2013

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