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Terrain AI, Accelerating our Understanding of Carbon Reduction

Terrain AI, Accelerating our Understanding of Carbon Reduction Microsoft Ireland and SFI (Science Foundation Ireland) today announced the co-funding of a €5m climate change project. The project, called Terrain-AI, will focus on improving our understanding of the impact of human activity on land use and how it relates to climate change. The research will initially […]

Cathriona  Hallahan

Cathriona Hallahan

Managing Director at Microsoft Ireland

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Simplified app development, innovation for everyone

Simplified app development, innovation for everyone With Power Apps, everyone, no matter what their skillset, can create innovative business apps to automate and improve processes. Build apps quickly with familiar Microsoft tools, prebuilt templates and drag-and-drop simplicity. Launch working apps in one click across web and mobile platforms. And easily customize for specific tasks and […]

Niall Fitzmaurice

Niall Fitzmaurice

Business Group Lead, Business Applications at Microsoft

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Reimagining Ireland by Harnessing Innovation

Reimagining Ireland by Harnessing Innovation Today marked an important day for Microsoft in Ireland as together with the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Leo Varadkar TD and the IDA we announced the creation of 200 new engineering roles to strengthen our existing Irish based team of over 600 highly skilled engineers. We […]

Cathriona  Hallahan

Cathriona Hallahan

Managing Director at Microsoft Ireland

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Have Irish Organisations Overlooked Security In The Race To Adapt To Remote Working?

Have Irish Organisations Overlooked Security In The Race To Adapt To Remote Working?   Recent research asks if organisations and employees in Ireland have overlooked security in the race to adapt to homeworking?  We can all agree that the Pandemic was an unexpected event with immediate and severe effects that can fundamentally change our environment.  […]

Des Ryan

Des Ryan

Solutions Director

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Flexible ways of working are here to stay, finds new Irish research – with leaders focused on trying to maintain culture and innovation

Flexible ways of working are here to stay, finds new Irish research – with leaders focused on trying to maintain culture and innovation When recently asked about their business transformation priorities, almost every business leader (97%) cited the importance of changing their firm’s ways of working to become more innovative and flexible. This stands to […]

Aisling Curtis

Aisling Curtis

Commercial Director

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Fáilte Ireland Rapidly Adapted and Innovated with Microsoft Power Apps

Fáilte Ireland Rapidly Adapted and Innovated with Microsoft Power Apps  When the Covid-19 pandemic closed offices globally and truly changed how every organisation functions, it created additional unanticipated challenges for many. Fáilte Ireland, the National Tourism Development Authority, was one such organisation which had migrated much of its work to the cloud. The tourism body, which employs 450 people, identified that […]

Niall Fitzmaurice

Niall Fitzmaurice

Business Group Lead, Business Applications at Microsoft

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Irish SMEs to benefit from the launch of Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Online in Ireland

Irish SMEs to benefit from the launch of Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Online in Ireland   Business Central Online is a cloud-based business solution that makes it easier to manage financials, sales, services, and operations.   From 1st October 2020, the latest version of Dynamics 365 Business Central Online, a cloud-based all-in-one business management […]

Niall Fitzmaurice

Niall Fitzmaurice

Business Group Lead, Business Applications at Microsoft

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How can the Irish public sector unleash the potential of AI?

How can the Irish public sector unleash the potential of AI? Reducing cost, creating efficiencies and driving value are the perpetual concerns of every size and type of organisation in both Irish private and public sectors. Innovations such as cloud computing and artificial intelligence (AI) have been instrumental in helping organisations improve their products and […]

Cathriona  Hallahan

Cathriona Hallahan

Managing Director at Microsoft Ireland

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How Microsoft became an Intelligence Driven Organization – and how your business could do the same

Microsoft has learned how to make digital transformation work, not just from projects undertaken with customers, but also by committing to its own transformation journey. Digital transformation may be a buzzword, but that doesn’t make it meaningless. Far from it – a journey of transformation can open up infinite possibilities for organizations of any size […]

Leentje Chavatte

Leentje Chavatte

Microsoft, Data & AI and Digital Transformation

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