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90% of Microsoft employees globally sign in without passwords

No password for Microsoft Account: What does passwordless authentication mean?

Sep 17, 2021

Passwordless authentication is a form of multi-factor authentication that replaces the password with a secure alternative

Microsoft's 'Future Ready Talent Programme' aims to impact over 1.5 lakh undergraduates, who will join the workforce between 2022-2024

Microsoft rolls out talent programme to empower Indian youth with tech skills

Sep 15, 2021

As part of this collaboration, Microsoft will provide learning modules and certifications through its learning platform, Microsoft Learn, skilling students on topics like cloud computing, data & AI, and cybersecurity

As offices reopen after COVID, will employees return?

Sep 15, 2021

Wipro, TCS,  Infosys, HCL Tech, Microsoft are all grappling with this in their own way. A special report on the new phenomenon.

Infosys had reported a net profit of Rs 5,195 crore for April-June quarter.

Infosys to declare Q2 results on October 13, consider interim dividend

Sep 13, 2021

During its board meeting on October 12 and 13, Infosys said the board of directors will approve and take on record the audited consolidated financial results of the company and its subsidiaries.

Under this engagement, Infosys and Microsoft will leverage their respective cloud platforms to modernize Ausgrid’s application landscape

Infosys, Microsoft to drive strategic cloud transformation in Australia

Sep 13, 2021

This engagement will help in Ausgrid’s vision to connect communities with a focus on affordability, reliability and sustainability.

Small and independent hotels and homeowners will have access to OYO’s latest tech

Microsoft, OYO to co-develop travel, hospitality products, tech

Sep 10, 2021

OYO will also adopt the Microsoft 365 suite for better collaboration and productivity and switch to Github Enterprise for accelerating tech development

Microsoft had planned to reopen Redmond HQs on Oct 4

Microsoft gives up trying to fix a reopening date for its offices 

Sep 10, 2021

The tech giant said in an update on its website on Thursday that it will communicate a 30-day transition period that provides time for its 1,60,000 employees to prepare, whenever it decides to reopen

Among employees, who said they plan to spend more than 90% of their working time at the office, 58 per cent said “focused work” was the top reason, says the survey. Photo: Reuters

Microsoft employees plan to spend more time in office than managers expect

Sep 09, 2021

An internal pulse survey conducted among over 1,60,000 Microsoft employees says 35 per cent of managers believe they have no personal preference for how often employees come to the office, aside from the company policy

Microsoft warns of vulnerability through MS Office docs

Microsoft alerts users of vulnerability that impacts Windows through MS Office docs

Sep 09, 2021

Microsoft advised users to update their anti-malware products. Microsoft Defender Antivirus and Microsoft Defender for Endpoint also detect and protect against the vulnerability

The new digital core will provide an integrated environment that will enhance Avianca's business agility, operational resilience, adaptability and future readiness

Avianca partners with TCS to build new cloud-based digital core on Microsoft Azure

Sep 08, 2021

TCS will help Avianca migrate 129 core applications to the cloud and manage the new cloud estate. TCS will also utilise its proprietary automation tools and accelerators to drive this transformation

Work From Home meetings

Work from home: More tech tools not always a solution

Sep 03, 2021

The data from various studies shows an astounding reliance on technology — both in terms of number of tools as well as the time spent on them — during the pandemic as people were forced to adapt to remote work