Transforming the Australian agricultural industry

 Working with agriculture’s leading growers, The Yield is providing sensors and customized information services to help farmers make faster decisions in managing weather and environmental factors, ensuring better productivity and profitability. The ability to turn data into useful information that can be utilized in the field in real...

The Intelligent Edge: What it is, what it’s not, and why it’s useful

The Intelligent Edge is an exciting place! It provides analytic capabilities that were formerly confined to on-premises or cloud datacenters. This comprehensive article explores how the Intelligent Edge can yield deeper insights faster to transform your business. You will take a deep dive into the 3 Cs of the...

Back up your data in the cloud with Azure – Infographic

Forget costly tape backup. Who needs that expensive hassle when #Azure delivers backup solutions that securely extend your customers’ on-premises backup-storage and data-archiving tasks to the cloud? They can reduce their forecasting risks while transforming capex commitments to a pay-as-you-go model. And #Azure ensures they’ll receive more than 99...

Backing up your data in Microsoft Azure

A simple, reliable, cost-effective option for backing up customer data to the cloud, Microsoft Azure Backup encrypts and protects backups in offsite cloud storage. This adds a layer of protection in case data loss or disaster impacts customer servers. Azure Backup allows customers to quickly back up and restore files when accidentally deleted or lost....

Predicting ocean chemistry using Microsoft Azure

Taylor Shellfish, a company that farms oysters in ocean waters off the coast of Washington, uses Azure to provide them with insights into the chemical levels of the ocean to predict the needs of the upcoming season. Once the season starts, Azure helps them monitor massive amounts of incoming...

How big data analytics provide personalized customer experience

Big data itself is a huge chunk of meaningless data, until it is analyzed and crunched into structured sets. Yet, the process of analyzing this meaningless data to reveal patterns, trends, and associations, especially relating to human behavior and interactions, could be the next gold mine for your company....

Communicate better with Skype for Business

Microsoft Office 365 Skype for Business is a powerful collaboration application that enables Indivior to connect employees from around the globe. Their teams utilize instant messaging, voice calls, and video calls to stay current on research developments. Skype offers the functionality for up to 250 people to collaborate on...

15 ways to keep your remote staff efficient and productive

With the increase of remote working arrangements, it’s imperative to stay ahead of the game to keep your team efficient, productive, and satisfied. This article compiles 15 tips to ensure communication, collaboration, and expectations are kept in check for remote teams. Leverage these takeaways along with technology, such as...

Broadclyst School–Online Dining

In this clip, Data Outsource learns how Office 365 with Microsoft Forms supports high-tech consensus building in Broadclyst School’s dining hall. By entering immediate feedback into a Forms survey after each meal, students provide data for Forms to analyze and deliver results that inform kitchen food orders and menu...