Microsoft wants Office file formats included in UK government open standards push

Microsoft has written an open letter to partners appealing for help in persuading the UK government to include the Open XML (OOXML) formats of Microsoft Office among its officially supported set of open standards for documents. The software giant is so concerned that its own file formats will not be included in the set of […]

Volvo UK reaps benefits of BI app push with QlikView

Volvo UK is pushing the use of business intelligence (BI) tools through its organisation – from sales teams to authorised dealers – by building out specific applications as and when required. The company uses the QlikView platform to host its data and tools. This was originally chosen to simplify the hosting of its key data […]