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3 groups are winning big in the cloud

22 January 2014 | Hany Morcos, Cloud Technologies Director, Microsoft Middle East and Africa
Countries worldwide are getting their productivity and collaboration software from the cloud and bringing economic benefits and efficiency gains to diverse groups. Here are three big winners.

French Ministry of Education takes collaboration to the next step

27 November 2013 | Monique Mulder, VP Government, CGI
Project Pléïade transforms how central administration staff and regional education authorities collaborate, enabling them to work more closely together.

My takeaways from the 2013 World Economic Forum

22 February 2013 | Joel Cherkis, General Manager, Worldwide Government
The annual World Economic Forum in Davos gives countries and global companies the opportunity to work together to create a more prosperous future. Read Microsoft’s Joel Cherkis’ experience from the event and his key takeaways moving forward.

City’s students benefit from cloud collaboration

04 February 2013 | Michele Bedford Thistle, Business Manager, Government, National Security, and International Organizations, Worldwide Public Sector
In one city’s quest to deliver a great learning experience to students while balancing costs, learn how a switch to Microsoft’s cloud-based Office 365 was able to deliver results on both fronts, and what went into the decision to migrate.

Energized!

21 January 2013 | Laura Ipsen, Corporate Vice President, Worldwide Public Sector, Microsoft
Microsoft is helping public sector combine technology and innovation to positively impact their goals and respective communities. Read on to learn how we’re enthusiastically taking this on in 2013!

Transforming education worldwide with digital access

29 May 2012 | Joice Fernandes, Senior Director, Microsoft Worldwide Public Private Alliances
Learn how Microsoft is working with governments and education leaders to create and implement digital access solutions for students around the world through the Shape the Future program.

More young people facing a worldwide “Opportunity Divide”

15 May 2012 | Michele Bedford Thistle, Business Manager, Government, National Security, and International Organizations, Worldwide Public Sector
Find out how Microsoft is helping young people around the world create a better future for themselves.

New technologies that will extend education access to students worldwide

22 March 2012 | Joel Cherkis, General Manager, Worldwide Government
Find out how Super Wi-Fi, always-on mobile devices, and increasingly accessible and interactive software and interfaces are creating new opportunities for students.

Unlocking the potential of Latin America and the Caribbean’s youth

15 March 2012 | Frank McCosker, Managing Director, Multilateral and Bilateral Organisations, Public Sector
Find out how Microsoft is working with the IDB to develop projects that facilitate ICT access and support education and employability for youth in this region.

Reigniting the global economy with technology access and education

16 February 2012 | Michele Bedford Thistle, Business Manager, Government, National Security, and International Organizations, Worldwide Public Sector
Find out how technology is helping students all over the world develop skills through the growing use of online education.