6 episodes

Welcome to the EY Microsoft Tech Directions podcast series – your briefing on the biggest technology trends and how they will help organizations build a better working world. We investigate the benefits of technologies and discuss how they herald a new era of improved customer, employee and stakeholder experiences, while also increasing return on investment for shareholders. In each podcast we’ll reveal how EY and Microsoft can help companies digitally transform by applying their considerable experience and innovative technologies.

Tech Directions EY Microsoft

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

Welcome to the EY Microsoft Tech Directions podcast series – your briefing on the biggest technology trends and how they will help organizations build a better working world. We investigate the benefits of technologies and discuss how they herald a new era of improved customer, employee and stakeholder experiences, while also increasing return on investment for shareholders. In each podcast we’ll reveal how EY and Microsoft can help companies digitally transform by applying their considerable experience and innovative technologies.

    How are Connected and Sustainable Products the Future of Manufacturing

    How are Connected and Sustainable Products the Future of Manufacturing

    In today’s digital world, businesses are thinking differently about innovation, leveraging connectivity to create products that are traceable, sustainable and updateable throughout their life cycles. This latest Tech Directions podcast takes a closer look at how businesses are harnessing connected and sustainable products to revolutionise their supply chains, unlock data to create new growth opportunities, and meet increased customer demands and expectations.


    EY refers to the global organization, and may refer to one or more of the member firms of Ernst & Young Global Limited, each of which is a separate legal entity. Ernst & Young Global Limited, a UK company limited by guarantee, does not provide services to clients. The views of third parties set out in this publication are not necessarily the views of the global EY organization or its member firms. Moreover, they should be seen in the context of the time they were made.

    • 36 min
    Cybersecurity in a Post-Pandemic World

    Cybersecurity in a Post-Pandemic World

    Organizations experienced a dramatic spike in cybersecurity risk triggered by the pandemic, largely due to a wholesale switch to remote working. Joram Borenstein, General Manager of Security Sales Strategy & GTM at Microsoft and Kris Lovejoy, EY Global Consulting Cybersecurity Leader, discuss why this increased scrutiny could herald a strategic turning point for the industry.

    EY refers to the global organization, and may refer to one or more of the member firms of Ernst & Young Global Limited, each of which is a separate legal entity. Ernst & Young Global Limited, a UK company limited by guarantee, does not provide services to clients. The views of third parties set out in this publication are not necessarily the views of the global EY organization or its member firms. Moreover, they should be seen in the context of the time they were made.

    • 34 min
    Technology & The Modern Workplace

    Technology & The Modern Workplace

    The pandemic triggered a global remote-working experiment that changed employees’ work expectations forever. Seth Patton, General Manager, Microsoft 365 & Microsoft Viva, Product Marketing and Cheryl Dewar, leader of EY’s ‘Modern Workforce’ Tech Consulting Team discuss how organizations are adopting hybrid platforms which ensure employees learn, collaborate and remain productive wherever they are.

    EY refers to the global organization, and may refer to one or more of the member firms of Ernst & Young Global Limited, each of which is a separate legal entity. Ernst & Young Global Limited, a UK company limited by guarantee, does not provide services to clients. The views of third parties set out in this publication are not necessarily the views of the global EY organization or its member firms. Moreover, they should be seen in the context of the time they were made.

    • 30 min
    Committing to a Definitive Cloud Strategy

    Committing to a Definitive Cloud Strategy

    Organizations will soon be spending $1trn annually on cloud services, according to the IDC. In this podcast Rick Claus, Microsoft Cloud Advocate Team Lead and Tim Rehac, who leads EY’s Cloud Strategy team in the Americas discuss the importance of committing to a definitive company-wide cloud strategy to fast-track success.

    EY refers to the global organization, and may refer to one or more of the member firms of Ernst & Young Global Limited, each of which is a separate legal entity. Ernst & Young Global Limited, a UK company limited by guarantee, does not provide services to clients. The views of third parties set out in this publication are not necessarily the views of the global EY organization or its member firms. Moreover, they should be seen in the context of the time they were made.

    • 44 min
    Empowering Employees to Create Business Apps

    Empowering Employees to Create Business Apps

    Microsoft’s cloud-based PowerApps service promises to revolutionise the building of apps as it moves us away from complex coding to a low-to-no-code environment. Ryan Cunningham, Product Lead for PowerApps at Microsoft and Kristie Reid, Microsoft Business Applications Lead, EY Americas discuss the rise of the corporate citizen developer in this episode of the EY and Microsoft Tech Directions podcast.

    EY refers to the global organization, and may refer to one or more of the member firms of Ernst & Young Global Limited, each of which is a separate legal entity. Ernst & Young Global Limited, a UK company limited by guarantee, does not provide services to clients. The views of third parties set out in this publication are not necessarily the views of the global EY organization or its member firms. Moreover, they should be seen in the context of the time they were made.

    • 39 min
    Artificial Intelligence and the C-suite

    Artificial Intelligence and the C-suite

    Artificial Intelligence is now employed in every sector and every business function, but a return on investment is far from guaranteed. In the latest episode of the EY Microsoft Tech Directions Podcast, Stela Solar, Microsoft’s Global Head of AI Solutions and Hugh Burgin, EY’s Data and AI Leader for the Americas, discuss why scale, speed and C-suite sponsorship are critical to success.

    EY refers to the global organization, and may refer to one or more of the member firms of Ernst & Young Global Limited, each of which is a separate legal entity. Ernst & Young Global Limited, a UK company limited by guarantee, does not provide services to clients. The views of third parties set out in this publication are not necessarily the views of the global EY organization or its member firms. Moreover, they should be seen in the context of the time they were made.

    • 47 min

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