Welcome to CeBIT 2014

Forum for Business CustomersAppointmentsPartnerCareersPressLive ScenariosCloudBig Data &Business SolutionsShowcaseKronesDynamics-Experience AreaInfoInfoMeeting WorldConsultingAreaIT Pro AcademySocial BusinessShowcaseDrägerMobilityDevice Experience Area

Forum for Business Customers

Get your Company ready to face the IT challenges of the future: We kindly invite you to visit our Forum for Business Customers at CeBIT 2014. Our experts are looking forward to discuss your special demands in an individual meeting – including live demos, guided booth tour and a free CeBIT ticket.

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Find the right experts for these topics:

  • Press
  • Careers
  • Partners
  • Forum for Business Customers
  • Appointments

Live Scenarios

Microsoft will be using the live scenarios at CeBIT 2014 to address business decision makers from sales, marketing, finance and HR. Based on audiencerelevant solution scenarios, we will demonstrate – in both personal discussions and group presentations – how Microsoft technology can be used to meet the demands that technical departments place on the company’s IT. Key topics will include:
User-oriented IT, (r)evolution of the work world, self-service BI and reporting, and enterprise social.


You probably heard the term cloud in in various combinations and were surprised by the amazing opportunities offered by cloud technologies. Everything you do will be done faster, better and cheaper. With an optimized utilization, the cloud is offering your company amazing benefits: increased efficiency, a flexible, central platform with adjustment options for the future, and a centralized IT management for increasing access volumes by end users.

Microsoft work stations:

  • M20 Microsoft – Hybrid Infrastructures
  • M21 Microsoft – People-centric IT
  • M22 Microsoft – Modern Applications
  • M23 Microsoft – Core business processes in the cloud

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Big Data & Business Solutions

Find out how to rapidly gain significant insights with Microsoft technologies through intelligent connection, enrichment, visualization and communication of information in our area for Big Data and Business Solutions.
See for yourself how Microsoft ERP solutions can help you to realize business processes in a simple, safe, flexible, and cost efficient way, in your own data centre or in the cloud.

Microsoft work stations:

  • M01 Microsoft – Business Analytics
  • M02 Microsoft – Mission Critical Applications
  • M03 Microsoft – Modern Data Warehouse
  • M04 Microsoft – Hybrid Cloud
  • M05 Microsoft – Dynamics AX
  • M06 Microsoft – Dynamics NAV

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Showcase Krones

Headquartered in Neutraubling, Germany, the Krones Group designs, develops and manufactures machines and complete plants for process, filling and packaging technologies. Main demand sector is the food and drink industry. In a joint showcase with Microsoft at CeBIT, Krones presents a platform demonstrating how real-time networking between plant operators and equipment manufacturers could look in the future. The showcase features examples of horizontal networking and interaction between people, machines and plants. For instance, action recommendations in response to changes in plant conditions, maintenance and disturbances are given in real time, generated from bulk data findings and dependencies. With Power BI (Business Intelligence), specialized users can gather data intuitively, visualize and distribute it, and formulate enquiries in natural speech for use in real-time on mobile devices. Krones aims to use intelligent solutions going far beyond machine technology to create added value for plant operators, especially in terms of productivity, networking and flexibility of production plants.

Dynamics Experience Area

The Dynamics Experience Area forms the core of the Dynamics stand and will impress trade fair visitors with a dynamic program. Accompanied by artists, the Dynamics team will not only be showcasing a variety of customer success stories, but also numerous demo scenarios in the Experience Area. It goes without saying that the Experience Area also offers visitors the ideal opportunity for personal conversations with the Dynamics experts.


Our info counter is the shortest way to get the right expert for your demands. Here you get all required information on the complete offering of the Microsoft trade booth.


Our info counter is the shortest way to get the right expert for your demands. Here you get all required information on the complete offering of the Microsoft trade booth.

Consulting Area

In addition to the classical partner work stations in this area, you will find five companies focusing on advisory services during the CeBIT. They are happy to inform you about new trends and customer solutions in the areas of mobile app development, CRM software concepts, IT re-marketing, SharePoint, and Voice over IP.

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IT Pro Academy

With more than 80 technical presentations on the stage and our on-site specialists, IT Pro Academy offers experts all the information they need on topics as diverse as Cloud OS and Windows Azure, to Windows 8 and the end of support for Windows XP. In collaboration with the Education Support Center, we will also be available to answer any technical questions you may have about the Microsoft platform.


  • M80 – 81 Technical Support
  • M82 – 83 Deployment Hotline
  • M84 TechNet Infodesks
  • M85 MSDN Infodesk
  • M86 Windows Azure Infodesk
  • M87 Microsoft Virtual Academy

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Social Business

Are you successfully supporting the co-operation across teams and locations in your company? Office and Office 365 will help you get the job done! They allow your teams to work simultaneously on documents from almost any device, online and offline. There’s more: Yammer can help improving the knowledge transfer among your staff, SharePoint can optimize the cooperation in teams, and Lync & Exchange can improve your communication. Find out what your customers think about you online with NetBreeze, and how you can react to it with CRM in a sales-related way.

Microsoft work stations:

  • M40 Microsoft – Collaboration
  • M41 Microsoft – Unified Communications
  • M42 Microsoft – Social Enterprise
  • M43 Microsoft – Dynamics CRM

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Showcase Dräger

Successful enterprises trust Dynamics CRM: Dräger, a leading international enterprise in medicine and safety engineering, bases the maintenance of some of its medical devices on a service management solution implemented by Microsoft partner Infoman, using Dynamics CRM. With the help of mobile terminals, smooth compliance support and efficient, automated processes, Dräger is able to offer its customers high quality service. In a live scenario with Dräger, visitors can experience the reality of consistent, professional maintenance and service management with Dynamics CRM.


New Windows Tablets, Ultrabooks, Convertibles and Phones running Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 empower companies to simply deal with upcoming tasks from anywhere. Windows 8 is offering a multitude of innovations and enhancements: work efficiently, safe and creative, and access business data on various devices. User centric device management solutions ensure safe access to company resources, data, and applications.

Microsoft work stations:

  • M30 Microsoft – Windows
  • M31 Microsoft – Devices
  • M32 Microsoft – Apps
  • M33 Microsoft – Device Management

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Devices Experience Area

Devices in all shapes and sizes with the new Windows and the latest applications. In the Devices Experience Area, you can test a whole host of Windows 8 devices, ranging from Windows phones, phablets, and tablets to laptops, two-in-ones, and all-in-ones. Find out for yourself how the uniform user interface and applications work together, regardless of the device you’re using.