Office 365 inspires Activity Based Working down under at AGL Australia

One of the key messages that we routinely discuss in our executive briefings is how we have changed our vision as a company under CEO Satya Nadella. The discussion revolves around this quote: “At our core, Microsoft is the productivity and platform company for the mobile-first and cloud-first world. We will reinvent productivity to empower…


Internet of Things

By now you probably have heard about the “Internet of Things” and its potential to change how we live, play and work.  Granted, it has become the most hyped buzz word replacing the Smart Grid and Big Data in my view. It’s kind of like vampires being out and zombies being in when it comes…


Dutch water company Evides benefits from the OpenText and Microsoft Alliance

  As a productivity and platform company a key part of our strategy is working with and investing in our partners to deliver enterprise solutions that extend our core capabilities to deliver value to our customers. A great example of this in practice comes from Evides Waterbedrijf (Evides), a Dutch water company headquartered in Rotterdam,…


Improving customer satisfaction through Outage Maps

It’s no secret that Utility customers expect the power to be on at all times and most take for granted that a flip of the switch creates magic. But with multiple catastrophic storms in recent years that has plagued many regions of the world customers are becoming much more attuned to the fact that the…


Security and the Cloud

Every customer briefing we conduct for Power and Utility companies has session on security.  And rightfully so as the cyber world has become a dangerous place and the companies that operate the most critical of critical infrastructures must keep a vigilant eye to protect to our electric, gas and water systems from those that want…