Executive Focus

Microsoft technology strategy and policy for business and technology executives and board members.

Executive Focus

Microsoft technology strategy and policy for business and technology executives and board members.

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Game publisher Activision Blizzard has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Microsoft, with the acquisition expected to close in June 2023.

Illustration depicts the many sources of data and information that can be consumed by modern reporting systems, and the paths they may follow.

Screenshots show Power BI Report Builder, used to create visualizations, an RDL-style report in Power BI, and a Power BI-based dashboard.

Sidebar describes how IT and business leaders can develop a reporting strategy making the most of current technology.

Reporting is one of the most critical and core IT functions. Microsoft provides many tools supporting this mission, but Power BI is rapidly subsuming them all.

Microsoft provides multiple clouds that are basically repackaging of two core clouds, although they vary by purpose, deployment, management, and purchasing model.

Organizations should understand the spectrum of data integration options available in Microsoft’s cloud and choose the one most suited for the needs of a given scenario.

In this Webinar, Andy Snodgrass and Barry Briggs highlight what CIOs and CFOs need to know about the Azure platform.
Andy Snodgrass and Barry Briggs highlight what executives should know before selecting or ignoring Microsoft's Azure platform.

This Executive Focus provides an overview of how Microsoft cloud workloads support evolving privacy-related regulations.