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Interview: Janet Lewis on the digital transformation of financial services

Interview: Janet Lewis on the digital transformation of financial services
By Jacqui Griffiths | 18 July 2018

Having settled into her new role at Microsoft, Janet Lewis, vice president of Global Financial Services, tells us how she is realising her vision to empower financial firms to transform

Microsoft's VP of Global Financial Services outlines her vision to empower financial firms to transform

How Caterpillar has increased fulfil rates and reduced inventory costs

How Caterpillar has increased fulfil rates and reduced inventory costs
By Guest | 12 July 2018

Construction machinery manufacturer is using technology from 09 Solutions

How AI is driving a new era of intelligent transformation

How AI is driving a new era of intelligent transformation
By Rebecca Gibson | 10 July 2018

Co-founder and CEO of LiveTiles Karl Redenbach explains how artificial intelligence solutions will help companies approach digital transformation with a new mindset

Karl Redenbach from LiveTiles explains how AI helps foster a new approach to digital transformation

How to cultivate the enterprise of tomorrow

How to cultivate the enterprise of tomorrow
By Guest | 06 July 2018

For many commercial and public sector organisations, traditional operational models still hold sway. But as digital innovation transforms the global economy, successful delivery of products and services will require a fundamental reorientation from ‘process first’ to ‘culture first’. Michele Witthaus reports

Successful digital transformation requires a reorientation from ‘process first’ to ‘culture first’

Microsoft’s Gavriella Schuster discusses new opportunities for partners

Microsoft’s Gavriella Schuster discusses new opportunities for partners
By Andy Clayton-Smith | 04 July 2018

At last year’s Inspire event, Microsoft announced major changes to the way it is working with partners. In an exclusive interview with The Record, Gavriella Schuster, corporate vice president of Microsoft’s One Commercial Partner organisation, tells us more about these changes and explains the opportunities that will be presented in the coming financial year

How the One Commercial Partner organisation is paving the way for a successful future 

Q&A: Speexx discusses the Microsoft ScaleUp programme

Q&A: Speexx discusses the Microsoft ScaleUp programme
By Guest | 21 June 2018

Online language learning solution provider explains how it has benefitted from taking part

Moving towards a new banking ecosystem

Moving towards a new banking ecosystem
By Jacqui Griffiths | 08 June 2018

A new style of banking is emerging as the regulatory environment makes open banking a reality. But what’s next for financial institutions as they strive to support increasing customer expectations in this open API environment?

A new style of banking is emerging as the regulatory environment makes open banking a reality

Q&A: Nextail on the Microsoft ScaleUp programme

Q&A: Nextail on the Microsoft ScaleUp programme
By Guest | 08 June 2018

Spanish startup explains how it has benefitted from taking part in the programme 

Tackling global issues with cloud and IoT technology

Tackling global issues with cloud and IoT technology
By Rebecca Gibson | 07 June 2018

WaterForce leverages Microsoft Azure’s service platform through Schneider Electric’s cloud and hardware products to help farmers improve sustainability

WaterForce leverages Microsoft Azure’s service platform to help farmers improve sustainability

Modernising data centres in a telco world

Modernising data centres in a telco world
By Lindsay James | 04 June 2018

The race is on for today’s telco companies to rollout their superfast 5G data networks. Here we discover how Microsoft is facilitating a leading position for many of the biggest operators

How Microsoft is facilitating a leading position for many of the biggest telco firms

Manufacturing transformation – it’s now or never!

Manufacturing transformation – it’s now or never!
By Guest | 29 May 2018

Many manufacturers have continued to invest in technology and systems using a disjointed, piecemeal approach according to Fred Thomas, DELMIA global industry director for Automotive and Industrial Equipment Industries at Dassault Systèmes. He tells The Record why the time for real change is now

Dassault Systèmes' Fred Thomas explains why manufacturers should rethink tech investment 

How to successfully manage estates with cloud technology

How to successfully manage estates with cloud technology
By Rebecca Gibson | 28 May 2018

ICONICS and Microsoft Azure give UK Government’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy a new way to manage data from multiple property estates

ICONICS and Microsoft Azure provide a new way to manage data from multiple property estates 


The importance of keeping things progressing forward

The importance of keeping things progressing forward
By Sean Dudley | 23 May 2018

A US county teamed up with EastBanc Technologies to create a solution harnessing the Microsoft Azure cloud platform to support citizens during snow disruption

A US county teamed up with EastBanc Technologies to support citizens during snow disruption 

Predicting and discovering the future of IoT

Predicting and discovering the future of IoT
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 May 2018

Michael Huth, technical lead for Harnessing Economic Value theme at PETRAS IoT Research Hub, predicts how the internet of things landscape will evolve in 2018

Michael Huth, from PETRAS IoT Research Hub, predicts how the IoT landscape will evolve in 2018 

How to reinvent the traditional workplace

How to reinvent the traditional workplace
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 May 2018

We ask Yogi Sikri, DXC Technology’s enterprise mobility and internet of things leader, to explain how companies can adapt to digital technologies and changing software licensing requirements

DXC Technology’s Yogi Sikri explains how companies can adapt to digital technologies 

The secret to successfully using AI to power a new era of retail

The secret to successfully using AI to power a new era of retail
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 May 2018

Microsoft’s ShiSh Shridhar explains how retailers are using artificial intelligence-enabled virtual agents, robots, analytics and more to empower their employees, optimise their operations and delight customers

Microsoft’s ShiSh Shridhar explains how retailers are using AI-enabled virtual agents