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.

The Autumn 2017 issue of The Record is out now!

The Autumn 2017 issue of The Record is out now!
By Lindsay James | 04 October 2017

This issue covers a wide range of topics including the transformation of business models and Sibos 2017

The tech that’s empowering the teams of tomorrow

The tech that’s empowering the teams of tomorrow
By Lindsay James | 05 July 2017

The Microsoft Office 365 collaboration suite now has over 100 million monthly commercial active users and growing. We discover what makes it so popular, and why businesses from Facebook to AXA are using Microsoft tools to better connect their workforce

Why businesses from Facebook to AXA are using Microsoft tools to better connect their workforce 

The top game-changing data trends for 2018

The top game-changing data trends for 2018
By Lindsay James | 08 December 2017

According to Infogix, the convergence of data management tech will be key in the year to come

Microsoft previews new collaborative whiteboard app

Microsoft previews new collaborative whiteboard app
By Lindsay James | 07 December 2017

The freeform digital canvas is designed to bring people, ideas and content together

Carlsberg trials Microsoft AI technology in ‘Beer Fingerprinting Project’

Carlsberg trials Microsoft AI technology in ‘Beer Fingerprinting Project’
By Lindsay James | 01 December 2017

The manufacturer is exploring the use of intelligent sensors to detect flavours and aromas 

What all global organisations need to know about GDPR

What all global organisations need to know about GDPR
By Lindsay James | 30 November 2017

Microsoft’s Jean-Philippe Courtois outlines the impact of the upcoming regulation 

What will the telco of the future look like?

What will the telco of the future look like?
By Lindsay James | 27 November 2017

Providing a high-quality network is a prerequisite for today’s telco companies who are increasingly having to expand their offering in order to differentiate themselves in the market

Connectivity-first has always been the mantra of telco companies, but this is no longer enough

SignUp Software signs deal with SK Global

SignUp Software signs deal with SK Global
By Lindsay James | 24 November 2017

Partnership will result in a strengthened Dynamics offering for North American customers

Object Theory releases collaboration app for Microsoft HoloLens

Object Theory releases collaboration app for Microsoft HoloLens
By Lindsay James | 22 November 2017

The technology is being used by enterprise customers in custom application development projects 

Surface Book 2 is now available to buy in the UK

Surface Book 2 is now available to buy in the UK
By Lindsay James | 16 November 2017

Microsoft says the device, which can be used as a laptop or tablet, is the most powerful in its range 

How The Co-operative Bank is benefiting from greater agility

How The Co-operative Bank is benefiting from greater agility
By Lindsay James | 15 November 2017

The Co-operative Bank is realising multiple benefits following the implementation of operational agility software from Blue Prism. Most notably it has cut processing costs by 80%

The UK bank has cut processing costs by 80% following the implementation of Blue Prism software

Bitdefender, Lookout and Ziften partner with Microsoft on security

Bitdefender, Lookout and Ziften partner with Microsoft on security
By Lindsay James | 09 November 2017

The collaboration will enable the expansion of Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection

Spending on security technology to exceed US$81 billion by year end

Spending on security technology to exceed US$81 billion by year end
By Lindsay James | 06 November 2017

According to a new IDC forecast, revenues will be nearly US$105 billion by 2020

Making innovation count in the healthcare industry

Making innovation count in the healthcare industry
By Lindsay James | 06 November 2017

Private healthcare company Mount Sinai is providing a number of mobile apps to patients, with the goal of improving both accessibility and the customer experience. The Barracuda Web Application Firewall is making sure these apps stay secure

Mount Sinai is providing a number of mobile apps to patients, with the goal of improving accessibility 

Making data easily available to everyone

Making data easily available to everyone
By Lindsay James | 03 November 2017

By implementing technology from Bluestar PLM, engineering company Rayloc has made sure that the right data is now available to everyone in the company at the right time. This has led to fewer errors, improved efficiency and a faster time to market

By implementing Bluestar PLM technology, Rayloc has made sure the right data is available to everyone

Future Decoded: Surface Pro with LTE Advanced to ship in December 2017

Future Decoded: Surface Pro with LTE Advanced to ship in December 2017
By Lindsay James | 01 November 2017

With a Cat 9 modem, the device is said to be the fastest LTE-enabled laptop in its class

National Audit Office says NHS could have prevented WannaCry cyberattack

National Audit Office says NHS could have prevented WannaCry cyberattack
By Lindsay James | 27 October 2017

NHS trusts failed to implement Microsoft software updates, despite warnings 

Cloud solution delivers entertainment to bus passengers’ devices

Cloud solution delivers entertainment to bus passengers’ devices
By Lindsay James | 13 October 2017

Azure-based Roadcaster from Openmatics incorporates technologies from StreamingBuzz

Binary Tree helps automate a complex migration

Binary Tree helps automate a complex migration
By Lindsay James | 12 October 2017

After an acquisition, a global financial operator needed to combine its messaging platform and directories. It turned to Binary Tree for a business solution that could merge systems without disrupting users. The result – lower operating costs and higher collaboration

After an acquisition, a global financial operator needed to combine its messaging platform and directories

A bespoke transition to the cloud for SAS International

A bespoke transition to the cloud for SAS International
By Lindsay James | 06 October 2017

Metalwork manufacturer SAS International is embracing the cloud thanks to help from GCI. As a result the company is realising greater productivity and significant cost savings

Metalwork manufacturer SAS International embraces the cloud thanks to GCI

Bank of America chooses the Microsoft Cloud

Bank of America chooses the Microsoft Cloud
By Lindsay James | 02 October 2017

The bank aims to deliver 80% of its technology workloads on virtual platforms in the coming years

GCI offers Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security as managed service

GCI offers Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security as managed service
By Lindsay James | 28 September 2017

The service aims to simplify the management of data, devices and identity, ensuring data remains secure 

Microsoft 365 Education will be available from 1 October

Microsoft 365 Education will be available from 1 October
By Lindsay James | 28 September 2017

The solution brings together Office 365, Windows 10, Enterprise Mobility + Security and Minecraft

Frontline workers feel ‘out of the loop’ on digital transformation

Frontline workers feel ‘out of the loop’ on digital transformation
By Lindsay James | 27 September 2017

New Microsoft survey finds that only 21% of frontline workers are involved in digital change

"We aim to unlock the creativity in all of us," says Satya Nadella

"We aim to unlock the creativity in all of us," says Satya Nadella
By Lindsay James | 27 September 2017

Microsoft's CEO spoke about the power of digital transformation, data and AI at Microsoft Ignite

Ford expands use of Microsoft HoloLens

Ford expands use of Microsoft HoloLens
By Lindsay James | 25 September 2017

The car manufacturer is using the virtual reality solution to drive speed, creativity and collaboration 

Microsoft, Facebook and Telxius deliver the Marea subsea cable

Microsoft, Facebook and Telxius deliver the Marea subsea cable
By Lindsay James | 22 September 2017

Marea is the most technologically advanced subsea cable to cross the Atlantic Ocean

Police in the UK can now store data in Microsoft’s cloud

Police in the UK can now store data in Microsoft’s cloud
By Lindsay James | 21 September 2017

Azure has become the first cloud computing platform that can be used by police forces across the UK

72% of UK consumers find shopping a frustrating experience

72% of UK consumers find shopping a frustrating experience
By Lindsay James | 20 September 2017

New research from Omnico highlights the need for retailers to reinvent the customer experience

Voting opens for 2017 Efma-Accenture Innovation Awards

Voting opens for 2017 Efma-Accenture Innovation Awards
By Lindsay James | 19 September 2017

Industry prepares to recognise the most innovative retail financial services projects across the world

x.news announces three new customers at IBC 2017

x.news announces three new customers at IBC 2017
By Lindsay James | 18 September 2017

Radio Max, MTV3 Oy and The University of Applied Sciences Burgenland have chosen x.news

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to close Sibos 2017 in Toronto

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to close Sibos 2017 in Toronto
By Lindsay James | 15 September 2017

Nadella will explain how technology is profoundly impacting every aspect of our society and economies