Quidgest’s Jamaican project is its Caribbean debut

The Human Capital Management Enterprise System (HCMES) has entered into pre-production stage in the Jamaican government.  It is a project of the country’s Public Sector Efficiency Program, and follows a strategic decision in 2013 and a procurement process finalised in December 2015. It is financed by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), led by the Ministry of Finance and Public Service, […]

Microsoft Xamarin Workshop

Xamarin Dev Days TT Saturday 10th December 2016 https://ti.to/xamarin/dev-days-trinidad Microsoft West Indies invites you to a host of FREE, unique, hands-on developer workshops in Nov and December which covers developing business apps with C#, native cross platform mobile apps for Android, Windows and iOS using Xamarin, developing on the Unity Game Dev and VR engine and […]

Microsoft continues grants for affordable Internet access

Photo by Platon from the Microsoft Affordable Access Initiative website. Microsoft Corp. has renewed its Affordable Access Initiative grant fund for a second year. The fund assists companies working to bring internet access and new technologies, services and models to underserved markets. The application process is now open for a new set of partners, the company announced […]

At Microsoft M4: A Public Sector digital hero

Above: The Public Sector panel on Digital Government at Microsoft’s M4, from left, Josemaria Valdepenas, Microsoft Digital Transformation Architect, Minister of Information Milford Nicholas and Marlon Fetzner. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1068 for November 22, 2016 Microsoft’s M4 is an inspiring sales pitch, one that’s focused on reorienting the thinking of its private and public […]

Microsoft continues free Xamarin training

 Xamarin & Azure Workshop on Saturday 19th November https://www.facebook.com/events/1206675139389995 Xamarin Dev Days TT Saturday 10th December 2016 https://ti.to/xamarin/dev-days-trinidad Microsoft West Indies invites you to a host of FREE, unique, hands-on developer workshops in Nov and December which covers developing business apps with C#, native cross platform mobile apps for Android, Windows and iOS using Xamarin, developing on […]

Microsoft M4: Digital transformation is here

Above: Frances Correia, GM Microsoft West Indies, Luiz Marcelo Marrey, GM Microsoft LATAM New Markets and Heidi Alert, Country Manager T&T – Inova Solutions. Photo courtesy Microsoft. As part of its drive to empower organisations and citizens in Trinidad and Tobago to achieve more, Microsoft hosted the M4 Conference on November 15th at the Trinidad Hilton […]

How deep will the Surface go?

Above: Microsoft’s new Surface Studio folds almost flat on a desk with the touch of a hand. Photo courtesy Microsoft. BitDepth#1065 for November 01, 2016 Microsoft deserved better last week. The company launched two bold, newsworthy products in the Surface Pro 4 and the Surface Studio and got swamped by, of all things, an OLED […]

The sunset of Sunrise

Above: Some sunsets are sadder than others. The sun goes down at Macqueripe Bay. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1057 for September 06, 2016 There’s no hesitation when I reach for my wallet after I find a small software product that does exactly what it promises and does it exceptionally well. The problem is that big […]

Inova SQL training deadline

The deadline to sign up for Inova training in Microsoft SQL Server 2016 is today. Training begins on September 12. Read more about the training here.

Inova discounts SQL training

Inova Solutions, a Gold-certified Microsoft Partner, is offering a three-day training course in SQL 2016.  For this “Back to School” special, participants are eligible for a $250 USD discount. The course will run from September 12-14, 2016 and the deadline for registration is September 2, 2016.  This promotion is valid for participants from Trinidad & Tobago. For more […]

Teleios wins MS Partner of the Year for App Development

Above: Kevin Khelawan (left) displays the award for Application Development in Latin America and the Caribbean with Ruselle Seeboo (Product Manager- Teleios QuikWorx) at the WPC in Toronto, in July. Photo courtesy Teleios. Kevin Khelawan, Chief Operating Officer for Teleios Systems, has announced that the company has won the Microsoft Partner of the Year Application Development […]

Digicel partners with Microsoft for Cloud services

Digicel Business and Microsoft announced today, a partnership in which Digicel will be able to provide its customers with Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft Azure cloud services through its newly-signed Direct Cloud Service Provider program. Digicel Business customers will benefit from the complete cloud customer experience and can conduct their business from anywhere, on a […]

Microsoft’s assists NGOs with tech

Above: NGO representatives listen to Microsoft’s Andrew Persad (centre, standing) as he guides them through the use of Office 365 during Technology for Good day at the Chamber of Commerce. Photo by Mark Lyndersay. BitDepth#1044 for June 07, 2016 Above: NGO representatives listen to Microsoft’s Andrew Persad (centre, standing) as he guides them through the use […]

Microsoft unveils new Windows 10 features at Build 2016

Above: Microsoft’s Satya Nadella demonstrates assistive technologies onstage at Moscone Center in San Francisco. Phot by Brian Smale, courtesy Microsoft. Wednesday at Build 2016, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Terry Myerson, executive vice president of Windows and Devices Group, talked to thousands of developers about the work Microsoft Corp. is doing to help them embrace […]