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Thought leaders from across the IT and enterprise industries contribute articles to TechnologyRecord and our quarterly print title The Record. Guest authors include experts from Microsoft and partner companies, IT developers and executives from some of the top organisations in the communications and media, financial services, manufacturing, public sector, and retail and hospitality industries.

Choosing the right approach to enterprise security

Choosing the right approach to enterprise security
By Guest | 05 December 2017

DXC Technology highlights the factors organisations must consider to ensure their data and IT systems are protected against cyberattacks

DXC Technology highlights the factors organisations must consider to ensure data is protected 

How to achieve best practice in data analytics

How to achieve best practice in data analytics
By Guest | 10 October 2017

Paul Timmins from DXC Technology explains how Cloud solutions provide the scalable, near real-time analytical platform organisations need to gain easy access to turn data into actionable insights

Paul Timmins from DXC Technology explains how Cloud solutions provide an analytical platform 

A lesson in automation: document management for education

A lesson in automation: document management for education
By Guest | 22 May 2018

Metafile Information Systems’ marketing communications specialist Alyssa Putzer outlines the key benefits educational institutions can expect when they implement automated document management solutions

Metafile's Alyssa Putzer outlines why schools should implement automated document management

The three keys to ensuring professional success

The three keys to ensuring professional success
By Guest | 21 May 2018

Paul Timmins, global director for Microsoft at DXC Technology, argues that enterprises must focus on customer centricity, digital transformation and cloud to ensure they can meet both customer and employee needs in 2018 and beyond

DXC Technology's Paul Timmins says that enterprises must focus on customer centricity

How automation is changing the work day

How automation is changing the work day
By Guest | 18 May 2018

Alyssa Putzer, marketing communications specialist at Metafile Information Systems, explains how moving from manual to automated document management processes can boost employee efficiency, make regulatory compliance easier and reduce document storage costs

Metafile Information Systems' Alyssa Putzer explains how automated document management boosts efficiency

Why is good project management so hard?

Why is good project management so hard?
By Guest | 16 May 2018

Niels Skjoldager from Arbela explains the road blocks to ERP project management success

Niels Skjoldager from Arbela explains the road blocks to ERP project management success

Get more from your content archive with AI

Get more from your content archive with AI
By Guest | 14 May 2018

Paula Minardi, head of content strategy at Ooyala, says that many companies struggle to find, manage and monetise their video assets. Ooyala Flex works with Microsoft Video Indexer to bring advanced metadata management and artificial intelligence to archived content

Ooyala's Paula Minardi says that many companies struggle to manage and monetise their video assets

The importance of personalising the IT support experience

The importance of personalising the IT support experience
By Guest | 11 May 2018

Carol Rizio, the lead principal for Workplace and Mobility at DXC Technology, argues that enterprises should explore how analytics, machine learning, automation, artificial intelligence and virtual agents can help employees resolve IT issues quickly

DXC Technology’s Carol Rizio says enterprises should explore how they can resolve IT issues quickly

Democratising business process management

Democratising business process management
By Guest | 10 May 2018

Andy Hamilton, chief executive at CompanyNet, explains how Microsoft Office 365 is allowing CompanyNet to deliver a flexible and affordable system to companies across a spectrum of industries

CompanyNet's Andy Hamilton explains how Office 365 allows CompanyNet to deliver to companies 

Making the strategic move to open banking

Making the strategic move to open banking
By Guest | 04 May 2018

Wim Geukens from VeriPark argues that open banking could help financial institutions to increase innovation, lower costs and extend customer reach, but only if they plan and execute their strategies carefully

VeriPark's Wim Geukens says that open banking could help financial institutions increase innovation

How to beat cloud anxiety and become customer centric

How to beat cloud anxiety and become customer centric
By Guest | 30 April 2018

Paul Timmins, global director for Microsoft at DXC Technology, says that unfounded anxiety about cloud adoption is preventing many manufacturers from transforming their businesses, but it’s vital they recognise the benefits if they want to stay competitive

Paul Timmins from DXC Technology says cloud anxiety prevents manufacturers transforming businesses

Cloud or edge? Where to do your analytics

Cloud or edge? Where to do your analytics
By Guest | 27 April 2018

Michael Kanellos, IoT analyst at OSIsoft, explains that some say all data and applications will go to the cloud. Others, such as market research firm IDC, say that around 40% of data will be stored, managed, analysed and kept right where it was produced – at the edge. Here are five factors that determine where to do analytics

Michael Kanellos from OSIsoft explains the five factors that determine where to do analytics

An ecosystem built around the customer

An ecosystem built around the customer
By Guest | 25 April 2018

Jon Rushton, commercial product management director at Bottomline Technologies, argues that the UK’s Open Banking initiative presents an opportunity for financial institutions to become much closer with their customers

Bottomline Technologies' Jon Rushton says Open Banking will benefit financial institutions

Why achieving unified commerce should be a priority

Why achieving unified commerce should be a priority
By Guest | 18 April 2018

Samir Belkhayat from Cegid discusses retail’s digital revolution and the changing needs of customers

How Styla is helping retailers to create the perfect product stories

How Styla is helping retailers to create the perfect product stories
By Guest | 18 April 2018

Artificial intelligence is changing the face of retail by preventing its total disruption, says Styla’s founder and CEO Philipp Rogge

Artificial intelligence is changing the face of retail by preventing its total disruption, says Philipp Rogge

The benefits for companies learning with Markdown

The benefits for companies learning with Markdown
By Guest | 16 April 2018

Corey J Hynes, the CEO and chief product architect for Learn on Demand Systems, discusses how Markdown has rapidly become the standard for companies to build, maintain and serve documentation. Learn on Demand Systems has taken it one step further by putting it at the heart of its Lab on Demand software

Corey J Hynes from LODS explains how Markdown has become the standard for companies

Industrial IoT and the future of machinery pricing

Industrial IoT and the future of machinery pricing
By Guest | 12 April 2018

Deddy Lavid Ben Lulu, the CTO of Presenso, discusses a new service model for equipment manufacturers

Presenso’s Deddy Lavid Ben Lulu discusses a new service model for equipment manufacturers

Why manufacturers should leverage IoT to dominate the market

Why manufacturers should leverage IoT to dominate the market
By Guest | 09 April 2018

Ian Richter, technical writer at Seebo, says abundance of options can deter decision makers from adopting the tech

Ian Richter from Seebo says abundance of options can deter decision makers from adopting the tech

The three benefits of automated document management

The three benefits of automated document management
By Guest | 27 March 2018

Alyssa Putzer, marketing specialist at Metafile Information Systems, explains how the technology make accounts payable process more accurate, saves employees time, and increases return on investment

Metafile's Alyssa Putzer shares how the technology make accounts payable process more accurate 

Understanding the implications of modern data privacy

Understanding the implications of modern data privacy
By Guest | 23 March 2018

Gijsbert Pols and Swee Huang Hustedt-Teo from Ingenious Technologies explain the impact of GDPR

Gijsbert Pols and Swee Huang Hustedt-Teo from Ingenious Technologies explain the impact of GDPR

Making the choice between blockchains and databases

Making the choice between blockchains and databases
By Guest | 22 March 2018

Faisal Siddiqi and JP Morgenthal from DXC Technology say that blockchain technology is rapidly gaining attention from many industries, but sometimes other technologies may be a better fit

DXC Technology's Faisal Siddiqi and JP Morgenthal say that other technologies may be the best fit

Why security is a must-have tool in a modern world

Why security is a must-have tool in a modern world
By Guest | 20 March 2018

Martina Koutníková and Ondřej Výšek from KPCS CZ say that cyberattacks happen almost every day, so senior executives must take IT security seriously and eliminate the risks to their companies

KPCS CZ's Martina Koutníková and Ondřej Výšek say that senior executives must take security seriously

Making meeting management efficient, easy and successful

Making meeting management efficient, easy and successful
By Guest | 15 March 2018

Andreas Kuisl, sales director at TimeFleX, explains how a new Catering & Services module and a near-field communications door panel will help meeting organisers

Andreas Kuisl from TimeFleX explains how a Catering & Services module can help meeting organisers

The fine line between success and failure

The fine line between success and failure
By Guest | 14 March 2018

Camilla Braithwaite, head of marketing at eShare, says that having the right IT infrastructure and applications in place can be the fine line between success and failure for many organisations

Camilla Braithwaite from eShare explains the importance of finding the right IT infrastructure

The power of Kaizen within digital transformation

The power of Kaizen within digital transformation
By Guest | 13 March 2018

Katya Linossi, managing director and co-founder of ClearPeople, says that the Japanese philosophy called Kaizen suggests results come from many small changes accumulated over time and she explains how digital transformation can be illustrated through this philosophy

Katya Linossi from ClearPeople says that digital transformation can be illustrated through Kaizen 

Make more money with your content archive and AI

Make more money with your content archive and AI
By Guest | 12 March 2018

Paula Minardi from Ooyala explains how enterprises can better find, manage and monetise video assets

Paula Minardi from Ooyala explains how enterprises can better find, manage and monetise video assets

Putting training needs first in digital transformation

Putting training needs first in digital transformation
By Guest | 12 March 2018

Zoe Watson, sales and marketing director at Combined Knowledge, argues that to be confident and competent in the bright new digital workplace, users need to be prepared for, invested in and assured of the benefits of the transformation

Zoe Watson from Combined Knowledge argues that users need to be invested in transformation 

The hidden cost of the industrial internet of things

The hidden cost of the industrial internet of things
By Guest | 08 March 2018

Deddy Lavid Ben Lulu, CTO of Presenso, examines the advantages of predictive asset maintenance

Deddy Lavid Ben Lulu, CTO of Presenso, examines the advantages of predictive asset maintenance

Going beyond paperless processes for digital transformation

Going beyond paperless processes for digital transformation
By Guest | 08 March 2018

Brian Deming, CEO of Tribridge, explains why companies must outline business goals before implementing technology to achieve digital transformation success

Brian Deming from Tribridge explains why companies must outline goals before implementing technology

The significant impact of new digital technology

The significant impact of new digital technology
By Guest | 07 March 2018

Michel Robert, managing director at Claranet UK, argues that digital disruption is the new imperative for business. Success requires incremental change and continuous improvement

Michel Robert from Claranet UK argues that digital disruption is the new imperative for business

The key markers of a company that defines success

The key markers of a company that defines success
By Guest | 06 March 2018

Melissa Topp, senior director of global marketing at ICONICS, details the three key attributes of a company that has reimagined its operations through digital transformation

Melissa Topp from ICONICS details the attributes of a company that has reimagined its operations 

How to respond to challenging retail disruptors

How to respond to challenging retail disruptors
By Guest | 28 February 2018

Deesean Wilson from DXC Technology says that Generation Z is driving the future of retail and brands must invest in new technologies to provide the personalised omnichannel experience they expect

Deesean Wilson from DXC Technology says that Generation Z is driving the future of retail