Monday, 8 April 2013
Half a million NZ PCs may face security risks within a year
Today marks the 12-month countdown until Microsoft Windows XP is officially retired worldwide.
Wednesday, 28 November 2012
Call for Increased Digital Proficiency in Non-Profit Sector
The growing importance of digital proficiency for New Zealand non-profit organisations was highlighted yesterday at the Microsoft's Connecting Communities conference in Auckland.
Friday, 23 November 2012
Māori Language and Technology Woven Together
Friday, 26 October 2012
State-of-the-art, touch-enabled software launches
Microsoft's latest Windows operating system launched around the world – new apps and range of hardware options offering consumers greater choice and flexibility
The highly anticipated Windows 8 has officially landed in New Zealand today.
Tuesday, 2 October 2012
Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 now available in New Zealand
Microsoft New Zealand has today announced the availability of its latest business management software for small and medium businesses, Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013.
Thursday, 13 September 2012
Theta Secures Gold Business Intelligence and Gold Data Platform Microsoft Competencies
Theta has been recognised for their “best-in-class” ability and commitment towards meeting customers evolving needs, and has been awarded the prestigious combination of Gold Business Intelligence and Gold Data Platform Microsoft Competencies.
Wednesday, 5 September 2012
Kiwi Techies hit SKYCITY for TechEd 2012
By combining science, art and design to develop visualisations, the screeds of data in the world can be made more exciting and less complex, according to Jer Thorp, keynote speaker at New Zealand’s largest technology conference, Microsoft TechEd.
World's first cloud-optimised operating system launched in New Zealand
Windows Server 2012, the world's first cloud-optimised operating system (OS), was launched this morning by at New Zealand's largest technology conference, Microsoft TechEd 2012.
Wednesday, 15 August 2012
New York Times Data Artist to Launch TechEd!
Jer Thorpe, New York Times' data artist in residence will be regaling the crowds at TechEd this year with his insights about the evolution of computing and how our interactions with computers are becoming more natural.
Tuesday, 24 July 2012
Microsoft New Zealand selects Revera to offer communication and collaboration offerings via the cloud
Microsoft has selected Revera as the first local provider to spearhead a cloud solution for enterprise and government customers built upon Microsoft's business productivity technologies in New Zealand, leveraging its intellectual property, processes and best practices from its global cloud consulting services organisation.
Thursday, 28 June 2012
Microsoft Office 365 for Education Launches in New Zealand
Microsoft New Zealand has announced the availability of Office 365 for Education, allowing students and educators to take advantage of cloud-based communications and collaboration tools at no cost.
Thursday, 14 June 2012
Windows Azure more flexible, open and powerful
Microsoft New Zealand has announced a number of changes and updates to Windows Azure, making the service more flexible, open and powerful.
Monday, 28 May 2012
Microsoft TechEd 2012 registrations open, Auckland 4- 7 September
Registrations for TechEd 2012, New Zealand's biggest technology event, are now open.
Tuesday, 1 May 2012
AUT and University of Auckland students take out 2012 Microsoft Imagine Cup
AUT and University of Auckland students take out 2012 Microsoft Imagine Cup Team Mobile Eye wins the opportunity to represent New Zealand at Worldwide Finals in July.
Thursday, 26 April 2012
Microsoft Teams Up with Kiwi Incubators to Offer Startups $60,000 in Cloud Services
Microsoft New Zealand today announced partnerships with New Zealand's top business incubators, The ICEHOUSE and Creative HQ, to help startups fast-track their businesses through the new BizSpark Plus programme.
Monday, 16 April 2012
2012 Microsoft New Zealand Imagine Cup
Tasking university students with solving a world problem seems like a big ask, but not for the final 19 teams participating in the 2012 Microsoft New Zealand Imagine Cup.
Monday, 2 April 2012
Microsoft announces general availability of SQL Server 2012
Microsoft New Zealand today announced the general availability of SQL Server 2012, effective immediately.
Tuesday, 20 March 2012
Media release - Annual savings of up to $50 Million for the Education Sector.
Annual savings of up to $50 Million? Yes Please.
Kiwi schools to receive 'all you can eat' software solutions
Kiwi schools to receive 'all you can eat' software solutions Microsoft New Zealand signs new licensing model with the Ministry of Education
Monday, 19 March 2012
Microsoft and Gentrack solutions significantly cuts processing time – five million customers in 25 hours
Wednesday, 21 December 2011
Microsoft commits to improving accessibility in New Zealand
Microsoft New Zealand has signalled an increased focus on accessibility solutions by making a significant donation to the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind (RNZFB) and announcing the availability of Microsoft Office add-ons for people with a hearing or vision impairment.
Tuesday, 13 December 2011
Paul Bowkett appointed Cloud Sales Manager for Microsoft New Zealand
Microsoft New Zealand today announced the appointment of Paul Bowkett as Cloud Sales Manager, effective immediately.
Thursday, 24 November 2011
Next generation Business Intelligence solutions set to empower productivity gains for Kiwi companies
According to independent research firm Forrester Research, businesses stand to benefit greatly from the next generation of Business Intelligence (BI) solutions[i] – designed to give business decision makers greater insight into organisational processes and empower them to gain strategic value from vital information.
Friday, 18 November 2011
Microsoft announces winners of the 2011 Partner Awards
Gen-i and GreenButton were the big winners at the annual Microsoft New Zealand Partner Awards tonight, winning three awards each across multiple categories.
Friday, 7 October 2011
Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 now available in New Zealand
Modern, “powerfully simple” enterprise resource planning solution delivers true business value to customers
Microsoft New Zealand has today announced the availability of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 to New Zealand customers and partners.
Thursday, 15 September 2011
Microsoft New Zealand announces winner of the Microsoft RWC 1st XV competition
The team at Microsoft New Zealand is handing over their corporate box for the Rugby World Cup 2011 Final to Wellington’s Niki O’Connor and 14 of her friends.
Monday, 12 September 2011
Bank of New Zealand selected for global Microsoft early adoption
Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has been selected to participate in the upcoming Microsoft SQL Server (code name Denali) Rapid Deployment Programme (RDP).
Monday, 8 August 2011
Microsoft 2011 Rugby World Cup Competition
Microsoft New Zealand, an Official Sponsor of the 2011 Rugby World Cup, is today launching a competition that will allow one lucky winner and 14 of their mates to win the Microsoft Corporate Box for the Final.
Wednesday, 27 July 2011
Microsoft releases OneNote Mobile for iPhone 1.2 with updated features
Microsoft released OneNote Mobile for iPhone 1.2 today, which delivers updated features and expands availability of the app in New Zealand, Canada, the UK, Ireland and Australia.
Friday, 8 July 2011
Microsoft New Zealand launches Māori Language Packs
Microsoft New Zealand today launched the new Māori Language Packs for Windows 7 and Office 2010, which can be downloaded free from the Microsoft website.