Microsoft shares edged 2% higher in extended trading Tuesday after the software and hardware maker reported fiscal first-quarter earnings that exceeded analysts’ estimates. Futurum’s principal analyst Daniel Newman dives into the Q1 results.
Microsoft Adds Integration for D365 Customer Insights and MS Advertising
This week at the Microsoft Business Applications Summit, a new integration between Customer Insights and Microsoft Advertising was announced
Microsoft Inspire: Microsoft Makes New Investments to Drive Organizational Resiliency for Partners
At Microsoft’s Inspire event the company highlighted its Return to Workplace offering, with investments intended to help clients and partners build and enable resilient organizations around the world as we collectively shift to a digital first mindset. Already a significant player in the enterprise workforce, the continued strengthening of its various offerings, all designed to seamlessly work together, serve the myriad needs across the enterprise, as well as in the partner ecosystem, means that organizations don’t have to look outside the Microsoft solution set to do what it is they need to do. I would guess this makes other SaaS providers nervous, and rightfully so.
Microsoft Updates Dynamics 365 and Power Platform at Inspire
At this year’s Microsoft partner event, Inspire, the company announced a series of important updates to dynamics 365 and the Power Platform.
AI at the Center of New Microsoft Dynamics 365 App Launch
Microsoft quietly launched a rich new set of Dyamics 365 features and applications this past week. More on the announcements and what they mean for Microsoft.
Demand Grows for Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Power Platform
Demand continues to grow for Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Power Platform, and with good reason. Simplifying business applications, allowing customers to do more with their data (and more easily use that data), and AI, are key areas of focus. Additionally, Microsoft’s clear advantage is Azure. I expect Microsoft Business Applications + Azure Cloud to continue to serve as the foundation for companies looking to expedite their ambitions of transformation with data and AI.