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British Telecom

In the past it wasn’t easy for BT Engineers to use heavy and slow laptops in the field. Today, they are getting more jobs done to a higher standard – thanks to the latest Panasonic Toughbook with Windows 8 and some carefully chosen Windows 8 apps.

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IPG Media Brands

It’s great when a new app exceeds expectations. At IPG, the successful marriage of PUSHBI and Windows 8 has put the latest data exactly where staff and clients need it – at their fingertips.


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Windows 8.1 Devices

It’s wonderful that there are now so many innovative Windows devices for you and your teams to choose from, but which ones will best suit what your staff actually do? Based on your industry and the devices your professional peers have chosen, we’ve made three recommendations below. Or you can browse the entire range.

Dell Venue 8 Pro 5000 Series (LTE)

Access email, read, and create all day, anywhere, on this slim tablet.

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Panasonic Toughpad FZ-G1

Designed to take some hard knocks.

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Microsoft Surface Pro 3

Best of a laptop, best of a tablet.

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MobileMBI™: liberating media business intelligence

Media, entertainment, advertising and telecommunications companies possess a wealth of critical data in their transactional systems but have few tools to put this valuable information in the hands of their executives. MobileMBI™ solves that problem, liberating key analysis to touchscreen tablets and smartphones where users can make the most of the insights it reveals. The data can be viewed as media dashboards, geo maps and tabular analysis. Better still, MobileMBI™ can be downloaded free from the Windows Store.

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Build your own app

Sometimes it’s necessary to tailor an existing app or even create a new one from scratch. No problem. We’ll help you identify key needs and implement the supporting infrastructure for deployment on Windows 8.1. Together we can build a line-of-business app that perfectly fits the bill.

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A ‘hands on’ approach to driving workforce efficiency and productivity

Technology is at the heart of driving positive-change in your industry, and in this mobile-first, cloud-first world; your workforce demands faster, more intuitive technology, uninterrupted services, and the ability to work whenever, and wherever they are. If you’re interested in creating an integrated, multi-device network to enable your employees to collaborate, communicate and gain access to information at anytime, anywhere; then we may have the solution for you.

  • Sign-up for a 1-on-1 Windows Experience workshop and our mobility experts will show you how the array of Windows 8.1 devices can be put into practice in your business
  • Get ‘hands on’ with the markets latest devices in real life scenarios at Microsoft’s HQ
  • Register for a Device Trial and evaluate a sample of the latest Windows 8.1 devices in your workplace for a trial period
  • Discover a sustainable approach to meeting your business challenges and aspirations

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The consumerisation of IT within Microsoft IT

When someone suggests that you do something, they should always speak from experience. So how did Microsoft IT go about seamlessly supporting a range of devices, IDs and social tools that employees like to use both at work and at play? Here’s their recipe for a successful blend of consumer and enterprise technology.

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Make Windows all about you

Why do it someone else’s way when you can do it your way? Fortunately, you can make Windows 8.1 your own from the moment you press the power button. Take a few minutes to watch this video and you’ll soon see just how easy it is to get personal with your devices.

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Windows 8.1: your familiar desktop, only better

It’s easy to combine the tried and tested desktop features you love with all the great new features of the Windows 8.1 Start screen. The result is one seamless, satisfying and very productive experience – based entirely on your preferences. Here’s how to do it…


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Empowering Enterprise Mobility – Identity, Management, Data Protection

Times are changing, and IT companies no longer have to simply navigate the growing expectations of their customers, but also the growing number of digital and mobile channels available, and the need to access secure company data whenever, and wherever they are.

Enterprise Mobility Suite (EMS) offers a cost effective cloud solution which helps organisations provide a consistent and personalised experience for users across a wide range of devices, and enables sensitive corporate data to remain secure and protected. As well as incorporating all of the core cloud services (Microsoft Azure Active Directory Premium, Windows Intune, and Microsoft Azure Rights Management), find out more about the other key EMS features and what they can do for your business:

  • Hybrid Identity Management
  • Mobile Device Management
  • Access and Information Protection
  • Desktop Virtualization

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