He also urged Microsoft partners to view the SME sector as an ‘addressable market’ that is a ‘huge economic opportunity.’ Burgum made his keynote speech yesterday at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, held in Toronto.
Burgum said that Microsoft can change the way companies interact with their customers and suppliers to help SMEs realise their potential, by using its business software.
Microsoft is also set to release new versions of financial management software products Great Plains and Navision.
He also claimed that mid-market businesses want ‘one supplier’ to provide them with a ‘full business solution’.
BDO has implemented data submission and extraction technology to improve efficiency and automate manual processes
Driving opportunity for all and empowering businesses for success are the key themes for the Sage Summit UK this year, which takes place on 5-6 April
Advanced has extended its West Midlands HQ following the creation of 200 jobs and planned hiring of a further 200 employees over the next nine months
Big Four firm Deloitte has announced its investment in blockchain start-up SETL as well as a partnership with VTC Group