Author: Guest

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 

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

Where to start with the process of digital transformation

Where to start with the process of digital transformation
By Guest | 13 June 2018

Rob McGreevy, head of Portfolio Management at AVEVA, says that going digital can help companies to meet regulatory, customer and price challenges, but only if they carefully consider their business priorities and operational architecture

Rob McGreevy from AVEVA says that going digital can help companies to meet price challenges

Moving towards intelligent automation in insurance

Moving towards intelligent automation in insurance
By Guest | 12 June 2018

Dave Ovenden, global director of Pricing Product Claims and Underwriting at Willis Towers Watson explains why new developments in automation technology are presenting significant opportunities for the insurance industry

Dave Ovenden from Willis Towers Watson discusses the new opportunities in the insurance industry

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 

The benefits of smart manufacturing going mobile

The benefits of smart manufacturing going mobile
By Guest | 05 June 2018

Mike James from ATS Global explains that by adopting a ‘see and go’ approach, manufacturing teams can adopt more efficient working processes

ATS Global's Mike James explains how manufacturing teams can adopt efficient working processes

How interworks.cloud is simplifying data integration

How interworks.cloud is simplifying data integration
By Guest | 01 June 2018

The firm explains how their platform makes data management a piece of cake

Government agencies: don’t get left behind in the digital race

Government agencies: don’t get left behind in the digital race
By Guest | 01 June 2018

Ranjith Kotcherlakota from Sagitec Solutions explains the importance of moving to the cloud today

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 the interworks.cloud platform can transform your business

How the interworks.cloud platform can transform your business
By Guest | 28 May 2018

The firm explains how its platform can help stakeholders meet client needs  

How to take advantage of data for business success

How to take advantage of data for business success
By Guest | 25 May 2018

Tim Harris from Arbela Technologies explains how companies can transform their decision making


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