Responding to COVID-19 together April 1, 2020

It’s promising to see people step forward to help during the COVID-19 scare. Microsoft determined four areas to focus response efforts: remote working, education, community… Read more

Promoting Workplace Mental Health in the Age of COVID-19 April 1, 2020

There’s been a lot of information disseminated about how to avoid coming in contact with the COVID-19. What we haven’t seen as much is communication… Read more

You Can Create Free Screen Recordings in Your Browser with Microsoft Stream March 31, 2020

Want to easily create videos and share with specific people, as in your classroom or school district? You can, with #MicrosoftStream. #EducationalTechnology #K12 #MicrosoftEducation #Microsoft Read more

The 7 properties of highly secure devices

March 31, 2020

IoT devices became the most attacked assets for cybercriminals during 2019. And with the number of active IoT devices on the rise, this trend is… Read more

The Importance of Marrying IoT to Consumer Products for Ease of Life

March 25, 2020

Smartphones continue to rule over the IoT industry, but each year companies discover innovative uses for new IoT devices which help transform the consumer goods… Read more

Customer story: Microsoft Super Bowl Commercial 2019: We All Win

March 25, 2020

Having the right tools enables you to connect with others and achieve more than you ever thought possible. The kids in this video found a… Read more

Customer story: Microsoft Super Bowl Commercial 2019: We All Win

March 25, 2020

Having the right tools enables you to connect with others and achieve more than you ever thought possible. The kids in this video found a… Read more

Get Help Putting Technology in Your School

March 25, 2020

Get the most from your #tech to prepare students to be successful in our ever-changing world. Learn how #Microsoft makes this possible. #Microsoft #K12 #MicrosoftEducation… Read more

Why companies who hire people with disabilities outperformed their peers

March 25, 2020

Some companies are afraid to hire people with disabilities. They fear added costs, such as boosts in healthcare expenses and loss of productivity. But these… Read more

How Microsoft and Google Measure Up in the Classroom

March 24, 2020

Both #Microsoft and #Google provide powerful educational tools. Learn how they compare. #MicrosoftEducation #EducationalTechnology #K12 #Windows10 Read more

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March 18, 2020

Data is the great equalizer of today’s organizations. What once required years of experience to deduce can now be pointed out in a second with… Read more

The insider’s guide to the modern workplace

March 17, 2020

By 2020, the total amount of digital data created is expected to mushroom to 44 zettabytes, a tenfold increase from 2013–and that number is growing.… Read more

3 Keys to Security and Compliance for Your School

March 17, 2020

Did you know that 60% of US K-12 data breaches in 2018 included student data? Learn how to protect your school with the implementation of… Read more

Day in the life: IT project manager

March 17, 2020

As an IT manager, you’re responsible for making sure IT projects meet stakeholders’ needs and are delivered on time and within budget. That can be… Read more

FINNING | Providing Measurable customer value increased operational efficiancy and consistent growth with IoT

March 17, 2020

What could you achieve if you had access to real-time data from every process within your business? In Finning’s case, it used this information to… Read more

I’d like to buy the world a (virtual) coke

March 17, 2020

In the chaotic, ever-changing, pandemic world we are in right now -let's take a moment, pause, and think about how we can help each other… Read more

Stretch your Budget with Classroom-Ready Devices

March 17, 2020

Equip your students with the right technology to prepare them for the future. Now it’s possible to do so without breaking your school budget. Contact… Read more

Our commitment to customers during COVID-19

March 16, 2020

We are available to help you get your remote workforce or education options up and running quickly using the power of #MicrosoftTeams including the free… Read more

Breakpoint at KySTE 2020

March 11, 2020

Come see us at the KySTE 2020 Conference in Louisville! Enjoy some candy and try out the power of #Azure with our fun demos. Sign… Read more

Gen Z Brings a Whole New Dynamic to the Workforce

March 10, 2020

For the Gen Z army flooding the global talent pool, tech and feedback are a top concern when looking for potential companies to work for.… Read more

8 Ways IoT Devices Can Improve Your Business Office

March 10, 2020

Workplaces have gotten a lot smarter. From automated thermostats to office heatmapping, today’s devices can do much more than just automatically brew your coffee (as… Read more

Customer story: Teesside University fills the digital skills gap using Microsoft Teams

March 10, 2020

At Teesside University, the staff have a passion for digital transformation and the many possibilities tech holds. That’s why when it came time to adopt… Read more

Create a connected business powered by Microsoft

March 10, 2020

You may have the perfect IoT roadmap, but what’ll ultimately make or break your strategy is the platform you choose to build it on. View… Read more

Leading the IoT: Gartner insights on how to lead in a connected world

March 3, 2020

According to Gartner, the greatest barrier to entry for #IoT is the fact that most organizations don’t know how to apply this technology. And with… Read more

Microsoft Teams increases collaboration in the modern workplace at Microsoft

March 3, 2020

Microsoft is internally changing the way they collaborate. But change isn’t automatic. That’s why they spent a lot of time planning their move to their… Read more

Use these 4 keyboard shortcuts in Windows 10!

March 3, 2020

Want to help your teachers save time and increase classroom efficiency? Watch this video and share the insightful #Windows10 shortcuts. #EducationalTechnology #K12 #MicrosoftEducation #Microsoft Read more

Do more with Microsoft Teams

March 3, 2020

According to a ClearCompany survey, 97% of employees and executives believe lack of alignment within a team impacts the outcome of a task or project.… Read more

FINNING | Challenges and Opportunities with IoT Apps on Azure Cloud

March 3, 2020

In the digital age, experience is valued, but having the right data is priceless. With it, decision makers can completely avoid guesswork and predict possible… Read more

3 real-life lessons in transforming learning with technology

March 2, 2020

Want to drive student-led learning initiatives in your school? See how many districts have already piloted this change. #MicrosoftEducation #EducationalTechnology #K12 #Windows10 Read more

How CIOs can promote diversity and inclusion

February 26, 2020

Is your workplace as diverse as it needs to be? If you’re looking to create a more diverse workforce, there are a few things you… Read more

Incredible Real-World Applications Prove the IoT Is Here to Stay

February 25, 2020

IoT devices have dramatically changed the way we interact with technology. But what about our cities and industries? Read this article to learn how the… Read more

Get Help Putting Technology in Your School

February 25, 2020

We’ve got your back! Get actionable advice on selecting and deploying #Microsoft #technology in your school through these helpful online tools. Select, deploy, and learn-it’s… Read more

Customer story: John’s Crazy Socks shows the world what employees with disabilities can achieve

February 25, 2020

If you’re looking for an example of what is possible when you give people a chance, look no further than the father and son duo… Read more

The 3 phases of an effective IoT strategy

February 25, 2020

Implementing an #IoT strategy is not as simple as plug-and-play. During each of its 3 stages, there are specific tools and actions all businesses need… Read more

A 3-Step Guide for Choosing the Right Technology for Your School

February 25, 2020

Do you have the tools you need to determine the right technology for students and teachers? Learn how #Microsoft devices enable better learning outcomes. #MicrosoftEducation… Read more

Breakpoint at AI Future of Work Summit

February 24, 2020

Come enjoy your day with us at Tomorrow’s Talent: AI & the Future of Work Summit in Louisville! Enjoy our candy bar and try out… Read more

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February 19, 2020

Digital transformation has enabled multi-device connectivity that not only facilitates the gathering and integration of previously unseen client data, but also allows for always-on customer… Read more

Guide to Creating a BYOD Policy for Small Business

February 18, 2020

Do you want to give your employees the freedom to work from anywhere, but aren’t sure where to start in terms of securing company data… Read more

Unblocking Teamwork: Four tools and strategies to improve collaboration

February 18, 2020

According to Cummins CIO, Sherry Aaholm, “Millennials–who make up 57% of our workforce–expect to collaborate in real time, with video calls, texting, and coauthoring.” Do… Read more

Introducing Microsoft Teams

February 18, 2020

According to IWG, as many as 70% of employees work remotely at least one day each week. With a distributed workforce, individual team members and… Read more

FINNING | Digital Transformation on the Azure Cloud

February 18, 2020

Paper-intensive tasks aren’t only bad for the environment, they’re also extremely inefficient and prone to data loss. Watch this video to learn how Finning used… Read more

Customer story: Garner Foods

February 18, 2020

Although Garner Foods is based in South Carolina, they sell their products all over the world. With digital tools, their projects are easily managed remotely,… Read more

Encouraging and enabling collaboration in modern workplace

February 12, 2020

IT shouldn’t be a bottleneck for collaboration, yet it happens more often than you think. It’s easy to fall into a gatekeeper mindset, but as… Read more

How Entrepreneurs Are Connecting the World With IoT

February 12, 2020

The emergence of IoT marks a watershed moment when sensor-driven data will connect everything to everything else. Read this article to learn how companies and… Read more

Windows 10: Built for Education

February 11, 2020

Students deserve to be prepared for the future! Learn how to empower them through #EDU #technology. #Windows10 devices are affordable, rugged and offer touch and… Read more

Protect your business: Recognize the top three security threats, plus one you may not know about

February 11, 2020

Security threats take many forms. You may know about the three most common types of cyberattacks (viruses, phishing, and ransomware), but do you know about… Read more

Customer story: Lilly envisions a workplace where collaboration enables innovation

February 11, 2020

Pharmaceutical company, Lilly, uses teamwork to discover new therapies and accelerate time to market. They use Microsoft 365 to track projects, communicate in real time,… Read more

Finding the right IoT solution for your business

February 11, 2020

When investing in IoT, it’s crucial to determine your company’s expertise, control, and pricing requirements before buying into a SaaS or a PaaS model. Read… Read more

Prevent data leaks

February 11, 2020

The global average cost of a data breach is $3.6 million. Is your company prepared to deal with the fallout from a cyberattack? With our… Read more

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February 4, 2020

The IoT business revolution is here to stay, and companies that learn to place their brands in the pockets, homes, and minds of their customers… Read more

Security Is Not Privacy

February 4, 2020

Do you know the difference between security and privacy? Although these terms are often used interchangeably, they’re quite different—and both are crucial to the prosperity… Read more

The future of work: Empowering people and organizations to achieve more

February 4, 2020

78% of senior executives from enterprise businesses believe fostering modern workplace strategies is important, but only 31% believe their company is forward-looking enough in its… Read more

Microsoft Teams, the hub for teamwork in Office 365

February 4, 2020

According to a recent study, 80% of employee time is spent collaborating with others. That’s 4 days of each work week spent on teamwork. If… Read more

FINNING | Customer Value of Self-Service IoT Apps on the Azure Cloud

February 4, 2020

Finning, the second largest supplier of Caterpillar machinery in the world, was determined to deliver unified and intuitive client experiences across applications. Watch how Microsoft… Read more

Customer story: Presentation Studio

February 3, 2020

@pstudio is making waves across Asia-Pacific by helping companies create beautiful, memorable presentations. With help from Microsoft 365 Business, @pstudio leverages enterprise-grade security and productivity… Read more

How collaboration can work for business

January 28, 2020

Empowering your employees is a key aspect of driving your company forward. Using collaboration to empower employees is one of the best ways to ensure… Read more

The state of security for small and mid-size businesses

January 28, 2020

Investing in a cybersecurity program is no longer optional, no matter the size of your business. #Microsoft recommends that all businesses be prepared to contend… Read more

Customer story: Razer plays to win, gains advantage in global gaming industry with Microsoft 365

January 28, 2020

At gaming computer company, Razer, teamwork is paramount when it comes to engineering new gaming tools. That’s why they use Microsoft 365 and Teams to… Read more

FINNING digitally transforms its operations with IoT apps on Azure cloud

January 28, 2020

How do you calculate the ROI for a successful digital transformation strategy? For FINNING, it was easy: increased satisfaction and loyalty, as well as major… Read more

Safeguard company data across apps and devices with Microsoft 365

January 27, 2020

62% of SMBs don’t have an active or up-to-date cybersecurity strategy in place. Want to make sure that your data is protected, no matter what… Read more

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January 21, 2020

Finish first in today’s marketplace race by turning raw business data into informed business decisions with #Dynamics365 and #PowerBI. Subscribe now and stay informed on… Read more

How Confident Is Your Business In Recovering From A Breach?

January 21, 2020

Did you know that 90% of small businesses ignore data protection? Are you one of the 90%? Don’t panic—we’ve got you covered. Check out this… Read more

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January 21, 2020

Teamwork makes the dream work. The saying may be an oldie, but it’s still a goodie. To foster unique and talented people that want to… Read more

Customer story: City of Westminster College | What is voice?

January 21, 2020

At the City of Westminster College, Kabir is a student who is hard of hearing and communicates through an interpreter. The process is cumbersome. But… Read more

Finishing first with Renault Sports Formula One and Dynamics 365

January 21, 2020

Watch this video to see how the Renault Sports team uses Microsoft #PowerBI and #Dynamics365 for Operations hosted in #Azure to process 35+ billion data… Read more

Customer story: Landgren

January 20, 2020

For Swedish real estate company Landgren, technological innovation is their key to success. Without an IT department, the company struggled to protect its sensitive company… Read more

Making choices with data and AI

January 14, 2020

In “Making Choices with Data and AI,” author Mark Robinson discusses how the rational objectivity of AI can help balance out inherent human bias when… Read more

Risk by the numbers: 15 cybersecurity stats that matter most to your business

January 14, 2020

You know that many small and mid-size businesses are unprepared for today’s cyberthreats. Is your business prepared to weather any cyber storm? If you’re not,… Read more

7 ways AI can help improve decision making for marketers

January 14, 2020

Learn 7 ways in which #AI can help drive better marketing decisions and guide your business to greater growth. Then contact Breakpoint Technology to discover… Read more

Protect against cybersecurity threats with Microsoft 365

January 13, 2020

At Breakpoint Technology, we know you don’t have time to be hindered by cybersecurity threats. Lucky for you, Microsoft 365 Business provides robust security with… Read more

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January 7, 2020

Turn raw business data into informed business decisions with #PowerBI, #PowerApps, and #Flow. Subscribe now to learn how to use Microsoft #PowerPlatform and other technologies… Read more

Cybersecurity: A Small Business Guide

January 7, 2020

We know you want to protect your customers’ data, but how much do you know about the most common types of cyberattacks and how to… Read more

Airport security officer-turned-developer helps Heathrow book a faster journey to digital transformation

January 7, 2020

At Heathrow airport, one security officer taught himself how to develop in Microsoft #PowerPlatform and created a suite of apps using #PowerBI, #PowerApps, and #Flow… Read more

Customer story: Meals on Wheels

January 6, 2020

.@_MealsonWheels serves and nourishes community members across the country. When #MealsonWheels in Greenville County wanted to reach more people in need, the organization’s leaders knew… Read more

3 ways online collaboration tools can boost company productivity

December 18, 2019

Businesses worldwide are looking for online productivity tools to help their organizations keep information flowing at the speed their industry requires. Mercedes-Benz USA is one… Read more

Intelligent environments: Purpose driven, accessible learning spaces

December 18, 2019

In addition to the latest education technology, students need learning spaces that support their posture and eyesight, and a classroom layout designed to let students… Read more

What Is Mixed Reality And What Does It Mean for Enterprise?

December 18, 2019

Over 80% of enterprises in a recent survey predicted they might be using mixed reality in their businesses within the next three years. These businesses… Read more

Digital transformation isn’t what you think it is–so what is it?

December 18, 2019

What should you focus on during #DigitalTransformation? In his Forbes article, “Digital Transformation Is Not What You Think It Is,” author Jamie Notter makes the… Read more

Avoid security breaches: How to protect your data

December 17, 2019

Updating your security measures can be tricky, especially if you don’t know where to start. Luckily, with security solutions from Microsoft, safeguarding your customers’ data… Read more

Customer story: AIA Group

December 17, 2019

As an insurance company, it’s important for AIA employees to operate as a team. For them, it’s the key to a successful business. That’s why… Read more

School district innovates across curriculum with game-based software platform

December 17, 2019

Minecraft: Education Edition from #Microsoft makes learning fun and improves students’ critical thinking. Pretty cool, right? @CharlotteMecklenburgSchools deployed this learning game in classrooms as part… Read more

Customer story: Dr. Mae Jemison and Defying Gravity: Women in Space

December 17, 2019

The groundbreaking and continuing accomplishments of space exploration would not be possible without the vital contributions of many incredible women. New AI technology is offering… Read more

Prioritize culture during digital transformation

December 17, 2019

For many organizations, digital transformation means integrating digital into every facet of the business. But is that really the right approach? Learn how business are… Read more

Protect your business with advanced security from Microsoft 365 Business

December 16, 2019

Want to upgrade your company’s #security measures? With our security solutions from Microsoft 365 Business, you can provide your company with the latest security technology… Read more

The 1:1 hierarchy of needs: Building the foundation for future educational technology success

October 16, 2019

When students have access to educational devices, their learning outcomes inevitably improve. The 1:1 paradigm serves to democratize education so that every student has the… Read more

Want To Be A Remote Worker? Get These Digital Skills

October 16, 2019

Tired of being chained to your desk? Do your customers want to brush up on their digital skills so they can easily work remotely? Now,… Read more

Microsoft’s vision for AI in the enterprise

October 15, 2019

How could AI empower your workforce? Microsoft wants to bring AI to every application, every business process, and every employee. At Breakpoint Technology, we believe… Read more

Data-Minded Or Data-Blinded?

October 15, 2019

Collaboration and networks are about people not data. What opportunities and concerns should you consider when using network data analytics to transform your organization? Read more

Customer Story: Bridgeport Public Schools

October 15, 2019

Every teacher wants their students to succeed. But in a constantly evolving digital society, it can be challenging to provide students with updated digital learning… Read more

Develop AI with Azure Machine Learning

October 15, 2019

Many businesses are struggling to find the talent and capacity to create and manage their machine learning models to actually unlock the insights within their… Read more

SQL Server 2017

October 15, 2019

Looking to drive industry-leading performance and security on Linux and Docker? Move to SQL Server 2017 with Breakpoint Technology. Here’s why you should. Read more

Customer Story: Clifton Coffee | Work From Anywhere

October 14, 2019

For most people, working from the beach is a fantasy, but we can make it a reality for your team. Do we have your attention… Read more

Microsoft Super Bowl Commercial – Braylon O’Neill

October 9, 2019

Answering the question, “What is that we can do that is unique; that is impactful,” guides the development of everything Microsoft delivers. In this video… Read more

How AI Will Augment Human Creativity

October 8, 2019

75% of people surveyed believe that they’re not living up to their creative potential. A study published in Psychological Science may have an explanation. They… Read more

Learn Azure in a Month of Lunches

October 8, 2019

Breakpoint Technology can help you achieve more with Microsoft Azure. Here’s a recommendation: Save 40% on Learn Azure in a Month of Lunches. Just enter… Read more

Enabling Analytics for Improvement: Lessons from year 2 of Fresno’s Personalized Learning Initiative

October 8, 2019

The Fresno Unified School District is providing its students with a robust and adaptable education by implementing a Personalized Learning Initiative (PLI) in its schools,… Read more

The Ultimate Meeting Guide

October 8, 2019

It’s no secret that a clearly defined agenda is key to a productive meeting, but how else can you upgrade your company’s meetings? Productive meetings… Read more

Customer Story: St. Lucie Public Schools

October 8, 2019

When overburdened school districts struggle to provide resources for everyone, it’s easy for some students to get lost in the shuffle. St. Lucie Public Schools… Read more

Customer story: Seattle Children’s Hospital explores new avenues of research with Microsoft Genomics

October 7, 2019

When Microsoft Chief Data Analytics Officer John Kahan lost his baby to SIDS, he went on a quest to prevent this tragedy from becoming another… Read more

Microsoft Super Bowl Commercial – Braylon O’Neill

October 7, 2019

Answering the question, “What is that we can do that is unique; that is impactful,” guides the development of everything Microsoft delivers. In this video… Read more

Help customers work together with Microsoft technology

October 7, 2019

Did you know that 83% of employees depend on technology to work together? How are you helping your teams work together to do their best… Read more

The total economic impact of Microsoft Office 365 threat intelligence

October 2, 2019

When it comes to deciding how much money to dedicate to security, schools may feel caught between balancing budget and peace of mind. At Breakpoint… Read more

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October 2, 2019

Combined, SQL Server 2017 and Azure Data Services form the ultimate hybrid data platform. Contact Breakpoint Technology to discover how you can harness the power… Read more