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IBM Named a Leader for Worldwide Digital Transformation Consulting and Systems Integration Services in IDC MarketScape
The IDC MarketScape report cited the “future business strategy and future offering strategy of IBM as its greatest strengths.” 
CDW Canada Awarded HP PartnerOne Pan-HP Growth Reseller of the Year for Canada Award

Microsoft one-ups Google Docs with real-time editing in Office 2016
Microsoft finally caught up with Google Docs’ real-time editing back in 2013, but the company is one-upping Google today.
Microsoft announces new solutions to empower IT professionals
“No business can succeed and scale without IT innovating and transforming,” said Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft.
Gartner recognizes Nokia Networks in Leaders quadrant of Magic Quadrant for LTE Network Infrastructure
Believes this reaffirms Nokia Networks' commitment to drive the adoption of LTE, TD-LTE and LTE-Advanced
Oil and gas industry investment in digital technologies shows resilience in oil price downturn, Accenture and Microsoft survey reports
Despite current lower crude oil prices, most companies in the oil and gas industry plan to invest the same amount or more in digital technologies, according to a new survey by Accenture and Microsoft Corp. released today at the Microsoft Global Energy Forum 2015
New Professional LED Displays From Sharp

Microsoft hires Michael Gough as corporate vice president of design, Applications and Services Group

IBM Watson demonstrates computational creativity by reinventing poutine in Toronto and Montreal
Fun food demonstration will give Canadians a 'taste' of cognitive computing
What To Expect When Windows 10 Debuts Wednesday
Curious about the new Windows operating system?
Microsoft rebrands Lync as Skype for Business readies 2015 releases
Microsoft is rebranding its Lync unified communication products as "Skype for Business" 
Cisco Aims To Make Cities Smarter
Your city could soon be smarter than ever. That’s because Cisco and the Smart Cities Council are digging into what it takes to help local governments accelerate their smart city initiatives.
Datto Named Connecticut Fastest Growing Technology Company For Second Straight Year

EMC Named Among World Best Multinational Workplaces
Recognized for career opportunities, flexible environment, and collaborative, results-based culture
Docker and Microsoft partner to bring container applications across platforms
Microsoft Corp. and Docker Inc., the company behind the fast-growing Docker open platform for distributed applications, on Wednesday announced a strategic partnership to provide Docker with support for new container technologies that will be delivered in a future release of Windows Server.
Besieged Microsoft CEO Sorry for Comments on Women
“This is because you won’t see the problems because they won’t apply to you, so it is more difficult to feel empathetic,” Enderle said. “That doesn’t mean the manager is unfeeling, it means they lack the personal experience to understand the problem.”
Symantec Announces New Strategy to Fuel Growth and Plans to Separate into Two Public Industry-Leading Technology Companies
Separation to Increase Focus and Strategic Flexibility for both Security and Information Management Businesses
Microsoft CEO criticized for suggesting women not ask for raises

Microsoft Dynamics CRM redefines sales productivity for businesses today
Microsoft Corp. announced that it will offer a new Sales Productivity solution that combines Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Professional with Office 365 and Power BI.
Who is Building the Internet of Everything?
Connecting pretty much everything to the Internet is no mean feat. But a number of organizations are already taking care of training the right people.