20 stories about Microsoft
כנס רודשואו - הילה אוביל ברנר מייסדת Yazamiyot - Women Entrepreneurs

"To be a female entrepreneur in Israel is difficult, but to be a woman leading a startup during wartime is even tougher"

04.02.24|Hagai Gilboa
Women-led startups from the south were the focus of an event led by Yazamiyot and Arieli Capital and held at Microsoft's offices in Be'er Sheva to discuss the challenges that female entrepreneurs are facing and how to support women-led startups in the south
Alon Microsoft

Microsoft looks at Israeli high-tech as its ‘Gas and Oil’ in the Middle East

24.01.24|James Spiro
As the company searches for potential growth engines in the region, it partnered with Sapiens as a way to better penetrate the insurtech industry.
כנס TechTLV - ד"ר תומר סיימון המדען הראשי מיקרוסופט ישראל מחקר ופיתוח

Chief Scientist at Microsoft Israel R&D: "AI brings the biggest jump in productivity in 30 years"

15.01.24| Amir Kurtz
Dr. Tomer Simon, the Chief Scientist of Microsoft Israel Research and Development, noted that, "Artificial intelligence is the most significant technology of this period—2023 witnessed a 29% increase in the efficiency and speed of work"
מיכל ברוורמן בלומנשטיק מנכ"לית מיקרוסופט ישראל מחקר ופיתוח ועידת TECH TLV

Despite—and because of—the challenges, bet on Israeli tech

21.12.23|Michal Braverman-Blumenstyk
Investing in Israeli tech is more than a financial decision; it's a bet on the nation's ability to innovate and overcome challenges, even in times of conflict
קמפוס מיקרוסופט הרצליה

Microsoft Israel R&D Center engineers lead development of AI platform that stops cyberattacks

Dozens of engineers, researchers and machine learning experts across security teams at Microsoft Israel R&D led the 2-year long research and development process, analyzing various cyberattacks using information accumulated by Microsoft's security products
מיקרוסופט קמפוס הרצליה

Inside Microsoft's Israel R&D Center: Almost $1B in annual income and an average monthly salary of $18k

17.12.23|Meir Orbach
According to documents seen by Calcalist, Microsoft's R&D center in Israel employs about 2,700 people and spent around $570 million on salaries in FY 2023
סם אלטמן

8 insights on the OpenAI saga: Winners, losers, and the road ahead

23.11.23|Omer Kabir
Altman reinstated as CEO, new board members announced, but questions linger
מייסד OpenAI סם אלטמן בכנס המפתחים הראשון של החברה

OpenAI's board ousted CEO Sam Altman: we lost confidence in him

18.11.23|CTech and Reuters
Altman was removed from his position because "he was not consistently candid in his communications with the board", the statement said. The company's CTO Mira Moratti will serve as interim CEO until a permanent CEO is found
מימין: מנכ"ל מיקרוסופט סאטיה נדאלה, מנכ"ל גוגל סונדאר פיצ'אי ואדי קיו, סגן נשיא בכיר לשירותים של אפל

Google and Microsoft CEOs come out in support of Israel

“Heartbroken by the horrific terrorist attacks on Israel and the escalating conflict,” wrote Microsoft’s Satya Nadella. “Google has 2 offices and over 2,000 employees in Israel. It’s unimaginable what they’re experiencing,” wrote Google’s Sundar Pichai
מנכ”ל מיקרוסופט סאטיה נדאלה

From dormancy to dominance: Microsoft's 1000% share surge defines a pivotal decade

27.07.23|Viki Auslender
The launch of a complementary software package for Microsoft 365 powered by artificial intelligence illustrates how the technology giant has continued to grow under the leadership of CEO Satya Nadella
CTech Work After Work Alon Haimovich וידאו

Generative AI “is not a trend” for employees, says Microsoft Israel

15.06.23|James Spiro
Alon Haimovich, Microsoft Israel Country General Manager, spoke to CTech during KPMG’s Work After Work event
Work after Work פאנל מנחה רועי ברגמן משתתפים מימין רוני מיכאל , אלון חיימוביץ' , רן גוראון ו יעל רגב

Microsoft Israel GM: “AI will become the private tutor of every schoolkid”

14.06.23|Irad Atzmon Schmayer
Alon Haimovich, Israel Country General Manager at Microsoft, was speaking during a panel at the Work After Work event hosted by Calcalist and KPMG
מוני חסיד מיקרוסופט

Mony Hassid, Managing Partner at Microsoft’s M12, is stepping down

23.05.23|Meir Orbach
Hassid’s decision comes on the back of numerous personnel changes at Microsoft’s investment arm following the company’s decision earlier this year to develop a more focused investment strategy tightly aligned to Microsoft
קמפוס מיקרוסופט החדש ב הרצליה Microsoft Office Outside

14 Israeli startups selected for Microsoft’s fourth AI for Good acceleration program

19.04.23|James Spiro
The companies have been selected to promote sustainability and will receive benefits worth more than $350,000 and access to Microsoft and Open AI’s AI tools, with an emphasis on Responsible AI