Microsoft holds workshop for biz executives | Sunday Observer

Microsoft holds workshop for biz executives

Microsoft conducted a workshop recently for over 50 business executives to explore new and innovative cloud services in Microsoft 365.

Country Manager for Microsoft Sri Lanka and the Maldives, Hasitha Abeywardena outlined the significant increase in mobile data usage, cloud adoption, digitization, and personal devices that have led to new opportunities and security risks in the enterprise. He also explained how cyberthreats were increasing in sophistication, requiring organizations to place greater focus on digital security.

Business Group Lead for Security, Compliance & Identity at Microsoft APAC, Neha Monga explained how implementing the right security technologies can help businesses team adopt a proactive threat-response strategy while simultaneously supporting the productivity needs of their employees and customers.

Cloud Solution Architect, Kiran Kumar outlined how businesses could secure their organisational productivity through Microsoft 365, a platform that brings together Office 365, Windows 10, and Enterprise Mobility + Security.

He also noted how Microsoft was evolving their use of machine learning and AI to define intelligent, behavioural-based approaches to threat detection that will help businesses identify and prevent entirely new threats and methods of attack.

With the endless possibilities that digital transformation can bring to Sri Lanka, Microsoft is committed to helping enterprises accelerate their digital transformation journeys.