About Katy Mae Thompson

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Don’t Sweat with Microsoft Dataflex

2020-07-30T10:25:45-06:00 By |

Microsoft Teams and the Microsoft Power Platform are continuing to shape the future of work with low-code apps to power your business. Low-code apps enable users to quickly respond to your ever-evolving business needs while creating custom solutions. The addition of Dataflex allows Teams users to have vital business data at their fingertips to build apps that address pressing problems. But what exactly does Dataflex and Dataflex Pro do, and why do some of its features sound so familiar? What is Dataflex and Dataflex Pro? Dataflex is the new low-code data platform for Microsoft Teams. It provides users with relational [...]

The Azure Bot Service on the Microsoft Bot Framework

2020-07-22T19:51:33-06:00 By |

Robots taking over the world is a scenario Hollywood has used in Sci-Fi storylines for generations. But in the modern-day technology sector, bots are an everyday encounter. The Azure Bot Service on the Microsoft Bot Framework transforms the ways a developer designs, deploys and manages bots. Whether you are building a chatbot or a productivity bot, there are specific steps vital to the process. Let us uncover the core components of building an intelligent, human-like bot on the Azure Bot Service. Building AI Experiences with the Microsoft Bot Framework The Microsoft Bot Framework provides tools to develop, test, launch, and [...]

Top 10 States for Tech Entrepreneurs in 2020

2020-07-19T15:32:38-06:00 By |

There is a seemingly never-ending list of things of crucial decisions and considerations when you are a tech entrepreneur—choosing where to open your next business, where to move your current business, or where to live as a business leader is challenging at best. You must consider factors such as age range and education, local employment, housing expenses, and startup surges, which may get overwhelming. That is why we assembled a list outlining the best states for tech entrepreneurs to begin their next endeavor. Here are the top ten states for tech entrepreneurs in 2020: Colorado Over the past 20 [...]

Turning Up the Heat with Microsoft’s Summer Releases

2020-07-08T16:04:48-06:00 By |

When we are not entirely on the heels of a global pandemic, digital transformation plays a massive role in pushing society forward when it seems like we are continuously taking ten steps back. New technologies and capabilities have kept many businesses afloat during a time where the probability of sinking is sky-high. Microsoft has not let change slow them down; rather, they have used this opportunity to reinvent their strategy and continue to provide customers with innovative solutions. Here we share a few of Microsoft's new releases for Summer 2020, so we may continue to blaze the trail of [...]

5 Steps for Choosing the Best Healthcare Software Companies

2020-07-02T14:49:53-06:00 By |

Choosing to undergo digital transformation is no easy feat, especially in the complex healthcare industry. But finding the development company that is right for your business can make all the difference. Let us uncover the steps that will help you choose the best provider for your custom healthcare software development. 1. Investigate the State of the Healthcare Industry Before you dive into building a brand-new custom software solution, it is vital to understand the industry's state and where your business stands in the current environment. Healthcare costs are increasing, making it challenging to receive affordable and accessible care. To mitigate [...]

5 Cloud-Native Startups to Have on Your Radar in 2020

2020-06-19T13:45:26-06:00 By |

Cloud-native is out to change the way we think about building critical business infrastructure. It is leading the way in digital disruption and revolutionizing numerous industries. Although you may be hearing the term "cloud-native” more frequently, it is often ambiguous and underutilized. But we are here to share five cloud-native startups you should have on your radar this year, so you too can achieve digital transformation. Exploring Cloud-Native Environments If you were to ask five of your closest colleagues to define cloud-native, you would more than likely get five different answers. So, what does “cloud-native” mean? According to the Cloud-native [...]

Microsoft and the Age of Privacy Protection in Healthcare Data

2020-06-11T13:00:21-06:00 By |

Digital transformation is fueling revolutionary medical breakthroughs and facilitating an enhanced level of patient care. The transformation is forever changing how we conduct pertinent medical studies, build comprehensive patient care plans, and fight global pandemics, much like COVID-19. Yet, it seems as though someone is always on the other side, ready to leverage innovation for their sinister agenda. Although we like to think the best of everyone, protecting patient and practitioner health data remains the top priority. Healthcare Industry: A New Reality At the onset of the novel coronavirus pandemic, healthcare providers had to make a sudden shift. A push [...]

Your 2020 Guide to Paginated Reports in Power BI

2020-06-05T15:56:29-06:00 By |

Data is everything. We are continually innovating new ways to collaborate, express, and share the essential pieces of information companies, like you, need to be successful. Amidst a pursuit for the perfect data presentation, Microsoft created Paginated Reports in Power BI to help you readily share information across your business in a clear, concise way. So, how can your business harness the power of paginated reports? Let us find out. What Are Paginated Reports? Paginated reports are reports designed to be printed or shared. They get their name from the fact that users specially create them to fit on [...]

Bauen’s New Custom Healthcare Solution Saves Millions

2020-05-29T11:33:30-06:00 By |

The amount of data generated today is staggering. The International Data Corp expects the worldwide volume of data generated annually to grow from 33 zettabytes in 2018 to 175ZB in 2025, which is a Compounded Annual Growth Rate of 61 percent. Keep in mind; one zettabyte equals 1 billion gigabytes. That is a large amount of information. In the healthcare industry alone, experts estimated the value of the global Healthcare Analytics Market at USD 14 billion in 2019, and forecast it to reach USD 50.5 billion by 2024, which is a projected CAGR of 28.3 percent. Healthcare organizations find [...]

Why ROI driven companies choose Microsoft Power Automate

2020-05-26T10:19:46-06:00 By |

If you were going to go on an expedition, you would expect that the time, money, and training you invested would produce results, whether that be a sense of pride and accomplishment, a memory, or a world record. The same goes for business expenditures. When a company decides to invest time, money, and training into Microsoft Power Automate, they may experience a return on investment (ROI) in less than three months. Users can create powerful automated workflows that allow business leaders to rest assured. Accomplish More and Do Less with Power Automate Microsoft Power Automate is a workflow automation [...]