Author: Lindsay James

Lindsay has worked in publishing and advertising for more than a decade, and wouldn’t want to be anywhere else. She is the editor of The Record and on a daily basis can be found interviewing CEOs, writing features, organising content and meeting tight production schedules.

Tata Motors and Microsoft India join forces to enhance in-car efficiency

Tata Motors and Microsoft India join forces to enhance in-car efficiency
By Lindsay James | 16 February 2017

Tata Motors is using Microsoft’s connected vehicle technologies on the Azure intelligent cloud platform

Cybersecurity must take centre stage in 2017, warns UK expert

Cybersecurity must take centre stage in 2017, warns UK expert
By Lindsay James | 25 January 2017

Stuart Aston, Microsoft’s UK national security officer, outlines his predictions for the year ahead

Five tips for successfully navigating digital transformation

Five tips for successfully navigating digital transformation
By Lindsay James | 27 February 2017

The Microsoft Business team has come up with five tips that will help CXOs stay ahead of the game

Azure Search launches for Microsoft's cloud customers in the UK

Azure Search launches for Microsoft's cloud customers in the UK
By Lindsay James | 24 February 2017

Azure Search can analyse the text typed into an app’s search box and recognises 56 different languages

Providing healthcare via video in remote communities

Providing healthcare via video in remote communities
By Lindsay James | 20 February 2017

RingMD is using Microsoft cloud solutions to connect patients in India with doctors via video

Using the cloud to help create a sustainable city

Using the cloud to help create a sustainable city
By Lindsay James | 15 February 2017

The City of Stirling in Australia has implemented the latest iteration of Microsoft’s Project Server 2016

How to revolutionise retail with personalisation and advanced analytics

How to revolutionise retail with personalisation and advanced analytics
By Lindsay James | 13 February 2017

Retailers need to master every tool that offers them an edge in a hyper competitive marketplace


Willis Towers Watson enhances its executive compensation data offering

Willis Towers Watson enhances its executive compensation data offering
By Lindsay James | 10 February 2017

Enhancements provide more robust data and added efficiency for global organisations

The software behind Land Rover BAR's quest to win the 35th America's Cup

The software behind Land Rover BAR's quest to win the 35th America's Cup
By Lindsay James | 10 February 2017

Siemens PLM Software has been helping Land Rover BAR to create the America’s Cup catamaran

Azure customers can now use Microsoft's UK data centres

Azure customers can now use Microsoft's UK data centres
By Lindsay James | 08 February 2017

Microsoft’s UK cloud centres give customers a reliable and secure way to protect important information


Five questions executives should be asking their security teams

Five questions executives should be asking their security teams
By Lindsay James | 06 February 2017

A new e-book from Microsoft provides a cybersecurity checklist to help enterprises reduce risk  

BETT 2017: Why STEM subjects need to be more accessible for children

BETT 2017: Why STEM subjects need to be more accessible for children
By Lindsay James | 03 February 2017

Anthony Salcito took to the stage at BETT to explain the Microsoft in Education Transformation Framework

Will the ‘Shelfie’ revolutionise supermarket stock management?

Will the ‘Shelfie’ revolutionise supermarket stock management?
By Lindsay James | 30 January 2017

A stock optimisation robot from Microsoft partner Lakeba will soon be trialled in UK supermarkets

Why Carlsberg has chosen to create new experiences with Microsoft

Why Carlsberg has chosen to create new experiences with Microsoft
By Lindsay James | 27 January 2017

The world’s fourth largest brewery is leveraging a range of Microsoft tech including Office 365 and Azure

Retail Realm launches ‘RR mAX Pay’ for Microsoft Dynamics 365

Retail Realm launches ‘RR mAX Pay’ for Microsoft Dynamics 365
By Lindsay James | 27 January 2017

mAX Pay targets the fashion, specialty, grocery and pharmacy environments, among others

How HoloLens will help transform the lives of engineers

How HoloLens will help transform the lives of engineers
By Lindsay James | 25 January 2017

Construction inspectors could use HoloLens to monitor problems without leaving their office

How Microsoft is leveraging AI’s transformative potential

How Microsoft is leveraging AI’s transformative potential
By Lindsay James | 23 January 2017

The new era of AI is driven by how computers can use almost limitless computing power in the cloud

Disruption central to success in retail, says Richard Branson

Disruption central to success in retail, says Richard Branson
By Lindsay James | 18 January 2017

The keynote address at NRF 2017 saw Sir Richard Branson talk about the power of disruption

Microsoft acquires deep learning startup Maluuba

Microsoft acquires deep learning startup Maluuba
By Lindsay James | 16 January 2017

Maluuba’s expertise in deep learning will help Microsoft to advance its strategy to democratise AI

The shift in the way media companies need to deliver content

The shift in the way media companies need to deliver content
By Lindsay James | 13 January 2017

There’s a race going on to deliver media to virtually any device, anywhere and anytime. Tony Emerson tells us how Microsoft Azure is empowering the front-runners

Tony Emerson explains the demand for delivering media to virtually any device, anywhere and anytime

 

Toni Townes-Whitley's passion to improve the public sector

Toni Townes-Whitley's passion to improve the public sector
By Lindsay James | 11 January 2017

Microsoft’s corporate vice president of the Worldwide Public Sector explains how she is helping to empower every citizen, government and public organisation on the planet to achieve more

Townes-Whitley on how she's helping to empower citizens, governments and public organisations

IoT will be the single biggest security threat this year

IoT will be the single biggest security threat this year
By Lindsay James | 09 January 2017

The rise of DDoS attacks and botnets present security concerns around IoT, according to IDC

Services are more important than devices, says Microsoft manager

Services are more important than devices, says Microsoft manager
By Lindsay James | 06 January 2017

Microsoft's Derrick McCourt says that apps and services are more important to people than devices

How artificial intelligence is transforming business

How artificial intelligence is transforming business
By Lindsay James | 05 January 2017

Artificial intelligence has had a remarkable rise to fame over the last decade, evolving from unsuccessful attempts at creating ‘thinking computers’ into something that will fundamentally transform our lives for the better

Industry experts discuss the evolution of AI and how it will transform business in the future

The Winter issue of The Record is out now

The Winter issue of The Record is out now
By Lindsay James | 04 January 2017

The Winter issue of The Record is out now and available to download free of charge in digital format

Nine ways Microsoft transformed enterprise business in 2016

Nine ways Microsoft transformed enterprise business in 2016
By Lindsay James | 30 December 2016

Our roundup of the best Microsoft stories from the last twelve months

Using tech to improve services to Australian businesses

Using tech to improve services to Australian businesses
By Lindsay James | 27 December 2016

Australia’s Department of Industry, Innovation and Science is leading the way in giving businesses faster, easier access to the information they need

Australia’s Department of Industry, Innovation and Science is reaping the rewards of new tech

Itron’s experience of migrating to Microsoft Azure

Itron’s experience of migrating to Microsoft Azure
By Lindsay James | 23 December 2016

Itron has turned to Microsoft Azure to deliver a better service to its utility customers and establish a platform for innovation

Itron has turned to Microsoft Azure to deliver a better service to its utility customers

How St Margaret’s Hospice Care is delivering a better service

How St Margaret’s Hospice Care is delivering a better service
By Lindsay James | 21 December 2016

Cireson solutions enable the IT team at UK care provider to manage assets on the go

Cireson solutions enable the IT team at UK care provider to manage assets on the go

Banks in Africa are transforming the way they do business

Banks in Africa are transforming the way they do business
By Lindsay James | 16 December 2016

A new report from Efma and Oliver Wyman highlights how African banks are embracing change

The cloud comes of age in capital markets

The cloud comes of age in capital markets
By Lindsay James | 16 December 2016

A new Celent report reveals an increased appetite for cloud-based services in capital markets

Dassault Systèmes strengthens its simulation offering

Dassault Systèmes strengthens its simulation offering
By Lindsay James | 15 December 2016

The company has acquired Next Limit Dynamics, the developer of XFlow Technology