A growing workforce and new ways of working are changing our industry, and many utilities are investing in technology to attract, motivate, and empower their employees. IDC says that this year, the world's mobile worker population will reach 1.3 billion, representing 37.2 percent of the total workforce.
This summer has been a busy season for Microsoft and its industry partner community, including our annual Worldwide Partner Conference activity and our 2015 Partner of the Year Awards.
At this month’s Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, we were excited to have our partner Neudesic take the stage and recognize its award-winning innovation that is helping businesses overcome big data challenges using the Microsoft cloud.
Welcome to our July installment of Microsoft Power & Utilities News. We are deeply saddened by the untimely loss of our friend and coworker Jon Arnold on May 14.
Energy demand forecasting is an essential component of the energy industry, supporting critical elements of the electrical grid like power generation planning, smart price-bidding strategies, and optimized grid operations.