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Microsoft Encourages NZ Business Leaders To Reconsider “Productivity”

Wednesday, 30 March 2022, 11:21 am | Microsoft New Zealand

Productivity over presenteeism and the importance of networking were two of the themes highlighted in Microsoft’s annual Work Trend Index Report, released today. Titled “Great Expectations: Making Hybrid Work Work”, the report uncovers five key trends ... More >>

Showing Excellence, Innovation And Resilience In Their FieldWinners Of Microsoft NZ Partner Awards 2021 Announced

Monday, 6 December 2021, 9:02 am | Microsoft New Zealand

The winners of Microsoft’s 14th annual Microsoft New Zealand Partner Awards have been announced, showcasing an extraordinary depth of creativity and capability within Microsoft’s local Partner network. The Microsoft New Zealand Partner Awards are ... More >>

Microsoft New Zealand Congratulates Partner Awards Finalists For 2021

Tuesday, 9 November 2021, 10:03 am | Microsoft New Zealand

  New Zealand, 9 November 2021 – The finalists for Microsoft’s 14th annual Microsoft New Zealand Partner Awards, announced today, feature some of the most innovative tech companies in Aotearoa going above and beyond to support their ... More >>

Microsoft Cloud Agreement Aims To Boost NZ Health Service Equity

Thursday, 21 October 2021, 9:04 am | Microsoft New Zealand

Microsoft New Zealand has welcomed the signing of a three-year cloud services agreement that will see the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) do more with data to help prevent re-injuries and address inequities of care around New Zealand. Under this ... More >>

Microsoft Renews Schools Agreement With Enhanced Security Features

Wednesday, 29 September 2021, 4:47 pm | Microsoft New Zealand

Auckland, New Zealand, 29 September 2021 – Microsoft New Zealand has welcomed the three-year renewal of its schools agreement with the Ministry of Education, with a new focus on boosting cybersecurity. The agreement will provide all state and state-integrated ... More >>

Microsoft cloud partnership with KPMG set to boost prosperit

Wednesday, 1 September 2021, 9:16 am | Microsoft New Zealand

Microsoft New Zealand has today announced a local partnership with KPMG New Zealand that is pivotal to both KPMG and its clients in boosting their innovation and digital transformation journeys. More >>

Finalists Revealed For The 2020 Microsoft NZ Partner Awards

Tuesday, 3 November 2020, 9:23 am | Microsoft New Zealand

  After a stringent judging process by some of Microsoft's leading technology and sales experts, Microsoft is pleased to announce the finalists for its 13th annual Microsoft NZ Partner Awards. The finalists make up the best of Microsoft’s local ... More >>

Microsoft Expands “Highway To A Hundred Unicorns” Initiative To Support Startups In Asia Pacific

Wednesday, 14 October 2020, 10:09 am | Microsoft New Zealand

New Zealand, 14 October 2020 – Today Microsoft for Startups launches the Highway to a Hundred Unicorns initiative in Asia Pacific to strengthen the region’s startup ecosystem. This follows the initiative’s success in India, where 56 startups were ... More >>

Microsoft Calls On Partner Network To Share Their Successes

Thursday, 10 September 2020, 8:59 am | Microsoft New Zealand

Microsoft is calling on its tech Partners across New Zealand to submit their stories of success as entries open for this year’s Microsoft New Zealand Partner Awards. Microsoft is encouraging each of its innovative technology Partners to shine a light ... More >>

Microsoft Announces First Major Customer For New Zealand Datacenter

Thursday, 30 July 2020, 6:46 am | Microsoft New Zealand

Five-year digital transformation partnership signed with dairy co-operative Fonterra Microsoft New Zealand today announced the signing of a new strategic partnership with Fonterra that will see the dairy co-operative migrate many mission-critical ... More >>

Cybercriminals Are Taking Advantage Of COVID-19 With New Attack Methods

Tuesday, 7 July 2020, 12:14 pm | Microsoft New Zealand

NEW ZEALAND, 7 July 2020 – Microsoft today unveiled Asia Pacific findings from its latest Security Endpoint Threat Report 2019 [1] , which revealed that cybercriminals are making 60,000 COVID-19 related phishing attempts every day. Despite New Zealand ... More >>

Microsoft to establish its first datacenter region in NZ

Wednesday, 6 May 2020, 11:33 am | Microsoft New Zealand

Microsoft Corp. today announced plans to establish its first datacenter region in New Zealand, a major milestone toward delivering enterprise-grade cloud services in the country. The New Zealand datacenter region will be the latest addition to ... More >>

Cloud And Enterprise Specialist Rejoins Microsoft New Zealand

Tuesday, 5 May 2020, 9:31 am | Microsoft New Zealand

Brendan Bain steps into Vanessa Sorenson’s shoes as local Enterprise Director Microsoft New Zealand is welcoming a new senior executive to its team, Asia-Pacific cloud and business specialist Brendan Bain. Bain is to fill the role of Enterprise ... More >>

Microsoft New Zealand GM Promoted To Regional Role As Enterprise Director, Vanessa Sorenson, Takes Over As GM

Wednesday, 12 February 2020, 10:35 am | Microsoft New Zealand

  New Zealand, 9:00am, 12 February 2020 – Microsoft New Zealand General Manager, Barrie Sheers, has been appointed as One Commercial Partner (OCP) Regional Business Leader for Microsoft Asia. Sheers will be succeeded as New Zealand GM by ... More >>

Finalists Announced for Microsoft NZ Partner Awards

Monday, 16 September 2019, 10:03 am | Microsoft New Zealand

The highly contested 12th annual Partner Awards have most versatile mix of Partner entries to date More >>

Te ao Māori Minecraft world set to inspire Kiwi students

Monday, 9 September 2019, 11:33 am | Microsoft New Zealand

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, 9 September 2019 – World-building game Minecraft and classroom version, Minecraft: Education Edition , have inspired millions of children the world over. Now young learners will get to explore the traditional world of Māori in block ... More >>

Last chance to enter Microsoft NZ Partner Awards

Tuesday, 13 August 2019, 1:10 pm | Microsoft New Zealand

New Zealand, 13 August 2019 – With one more day left until entries close, Microsoft is reminding Partners to submit their stories of success before the cut-off for this year’s Microsoft NZ Partner Awards. More >>

Microsoft Asks 2019 Partner Award Hopefuls to Step Forward

Monday, 8 July 2019, 3:23 pm | Microsoft New Zealand

All Microsoft partners are invited to enter the awards, which celebrate organisations who have empowered customers through the inventive use of Microsoft technology. More >>

Showcase shines a light on Kiwi tech ingenuity

Monday, 24 June 2019, 12:04 pm | Microsoft New Zealand

WELLINGTON, New Zealand, 24 June 2019 – New Zealand’s political leaders were treated to a showcase of Kiwi tech innovation at Parliament on Wednesday 19 June, after the Minister of Government Digital Services, the Hon Dr Megan Woods, invited ... More >>

Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute in New Zealand

Wednesday, 8 May 2019, 9:40 am | Microsoft New Zealand

Auckland, New Zealand, 8 May 2019 – Microsoft today announced that the much-anticipated Azure ExpressRoute site in Auckland will be launching in May 2019. Signalled at Microsoft’s Ignite conference in November 2018, the Azure cloud service allows customers to benefit ... More >>