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.

Empowering a safe and collaborative culture

Empowering a safe and collaborative culture
By Lindsay James | 09 September 2019

Northumbrian Water uses a Nintex-based solution to promote water safety and regulatory compliance

Northumbrian Water uses a Nintex-based solution to promote water safety and regulatory compliance

SOHO Realty is improving the home buying experience

SOHO Realty is improving the home buying experience
By Lindsay James | 26 August 2019

Firm is working with Nintex partner Optimum to improve its agent and client experience with digital process automation

Firm is working with Nintex partner Optimum to improve its processes with digital automation

Using digitised sensors to get more out of manufacturing data

Using digitised sensors to get more out of manufacturing data
By Lindsay James | 20 August 2019

With current findings indicating that less than 5% of a manufacturing plant’s generated data is put to good use, there’s a huge opportunity for firms to reap new rewards through digitised sensors. Experts from Yokogawa and Frost & Sullivan explain how

Experts from Yokogawa and Frost & Sullivan explain how manufacturers can reap new rewards 

Pexip: transforming itself into a global enterprise

Pexip: transforming itself into a global enterprise
By Lindsay James | 13 August 2019

Over the last 12 months, the video collaboration technology provider has grown to serve over 300 partners and reach 195 countries. Anders Løkke, the firm’s marketing manager, tells us about the rise to success

Anders Løkke, the firm’s marketing manager, tells us about the rise to success

Getting personal with artificial intelligence and the cloud

Getting personal with artificial intelligence and the cloud
By Lindsay James | 12 August 2019

Today’s media and entertainment firms are recognising that, in order to meet the needs of today’s demanding consumers, they need to deliver a more personalised service. Artificial intelligence, delivered via the cloud, is proving to be key

Media firms are recognising that these technologies can help meet personalisation demands

Denmark is using Office 365 for healthy productivity

Denmark is using Office 365 for healthy productivity
By Lindsay James | 02 August 2019

The country’s national healthcare system governing body successfully migrated its most sophisticated workflows to the cloud

The country’s national healthcare system successfully migrated its most sophisticated workflows to the cloud

Introducing Columbus: an expert in digital business applications

Introducing Columbus: an expert in digital business applications
By Lindsay James | 01 August 2019

Managing director Mary Hunter reveals the secrets to the firm’s success and outlines her vision for a prosperous future

Managing director Mary Hunter reveals the secrets to the firm’s success so far and future plans 

Efficient inspections using Microsoft Office 365

Efficient inspections using Microsoft Office 365
By Lindsay James | 30 July 2019

Refrigeration manufacturer Hillphoenix has transformed its inspection process with Nintex Forms and Workflow

Refrigeration manufacturer Hillphoenix has transformed its inspection process with Nintex

Ensuring the security of your digital transformation

Ensuring the security of your digital transformation
By Lindsay James | 26 July 2019

Kevin Chapman from Avast Business outlines the major network security changes that have arisen as a result of firms’ greater mobility and the move towards cloud solutions

Avast Business’s Kevin Chapman discusses the resulting security changes from firms’ greater mobility

Putting the ‘super’ back in Super Bock Group

Putting the ‘super’ back in Super Bock Group
By Lindsay James | 15 July 2019

When the Portuguese brewing firm sought a new, modern intranet to match its external positioning as a vibrant and innovative company, Microsoft partners BindTuning and DevScope delivered a solution. Experts from across the businesses outline the secrets to the project’s success

Experts from the brewing firm, BindTuning and DevScope outline the secrets to the project’s success 

How to grow a business by simplifying learning

How to grow a business by simplifying learning
By Lindsay James | 12 July 2019

Students, as well as their training providers, need to validate skills quickly, simply and effectively. IT Pro Challenges are short, scenario-based, hands-on labs that enable them to do just that, as CEO Corey Hynes, explains

Learn on Demand Systems' CEO Corey Hynes outlines the benefits of IT Pro Challenges 

Fulton County School System streamlines operations with Nintex

Fulton County School System streamlines operations with Nintex
By Lindsay James | 08 July 2019

By digitising its operations, the US school district is saving considerable time and money 

How the Microsoft cloud is transforming business

How the Microsoft cloud is transforming business
By Lindsay James | 05 July 2019

Gavriella Schuster, Microsoft’s corporate vice president of the One Commercial Partner organisation, considers the role of the cloud today and how it will evolve in the future

Microsoft’s Gavriella Schuster considers the role of the cloud today and how it will evolve in the future

Transforming financial reporting in insurance

Transforming financial reporting in insurance
By Lindsay James | 21 June 2019

Eve Pastor, a director in the Risk and Accounting Solutions team at Moody’s Analytics, says that cloud technology will enable change across the industry

Moody’s Analytics’ Eve Pastor says that cloud technology will enable change across the industry

Nasdaq teams with Microsoft to expand use of real-time market data

Nasdaq teams with Microsoft to expand use of real-time market data
By Lindsay James | 11 June 2019

Individual investors now have access to Nasdaq Last Sale through Microsoft Excel

Microsoft announces 2019 Partner of the Year Award winners and finalists

Microsoft announces 2019 Partner of the Year Award winners and finalists
By Lindsay James | 10 June 2019

Partners recognised for innovative solutions and making more possible for customers worldwide

Infosys and Microsoft to deliver smart buildings and spaces solutions

Infosys and Microsoft to deliver smart buildings and spaces solutions
By Lindsay James | 10 June 2019

Partnership aims to improve the entire lifecycle of building construction and operations

Microsoft and Oracle partner to link cloud services

Microsoft and Oracle partner to link cloud services
By Lindsay James | 07 June 2019

Interoperability between Microsoft Azure and Oracle Cloud will make life easier for customers

Transparity celebrates tenth Microsoft Gold Partner accreditation

Transparity celebrates tenth Microsoft Gold Partner accreditation
By Lindsay James | 06 June 2019

Firm’s commercial director says achievement is testament to the hard work of staff

Directions EMEA: the transition to Dynamics 365 Business Central

Directions EMEA: the transition to Dynamics 365 Business Central
By Lindsay James | 06 June 2019

Microsoft’s technology release will be launched at the conference in Vienna from 9-11 October

Microsoft invests further in its partner business

Microsoft invests further in its partner business
By Lindsay James | 05 June 2019

Partners will benefit from increased access to marketing and better customer reach

GCI expands internationally through acquisition of Modality Systems

GCI expands internationally through acquisition of Modality Systems
By Lindsay James | 05 June 2019

Move will enable greater reach in cloud-enabled intelligent communications market

How new technologies challenge insurance

How new technologies challenge insurance
By Lindsay James | 01 May 2019

Alice Underwood and Dave Ovenden from Willis Towers Watson discuss how technology is impacting the insurance industry and what we can expect to see in the years to come

Willis Towers Watson’s Alice Underwood and Dave Ovenden discuss what we can expect to see in the years to come

AIONSPORTS: using data to improve sport as we know it

AIONSPORTS: using data to improve sport as we know it
By Lindsay James | 24 April 2019

Netherlands-based sports data matching firm is benefiting from a new software engine for virtual reality, augmented reality and broadcasting experiences, provided by StreamingBuzz

Firm is benefiting from StreamingBuzz’s new software engine for virtual reality and broadcasting experiences

West Mercia Police to implement live chat solution to help victims of crime

West Mercia Police to implement live chat solution to help victims of crime
By Lindsay James | 08 April 2019

Technology to be hosted on the Microsoft Azure cloud and will use Dynamics 365 CRM

The Spring 2019 issue of The Record is out now!

The Spring 2019 issue of The Record is out now!
By Lindsay James | 29 March 2019

Bumper-packed issue covers what's to come at Hannover Messe, the workplace of the future and more

Creating, managing and distributing media content with Microsoft Azure

Creating, managing and distributing media content with Microsoft Azure
By Lindsay James | 29 March 2019

Companies across the globe are turning to the platform to help them create and manage content with greater efficiency and distribute it with ease. We spoke to representatives from Microsoft and its partner organisations to find out why

We spoke to many executives to find out why companies worldwide are choosing the platform

OPC Foundation: the united nations of automation

OPC Foundation: the united nations of automation
By Lindsay James | 11 March 2019

Enabling all automation manufacturers to meet on neutral ground in order to operate common standards, OPC Foundation is working hard to further enable open platform communications unified architecture adoption, says Stefan Hoppe

Stefan Hoppe talks about adopting open platform communications unified architecture

Microsoft’s Windows 10 now runs on more than 800 million devices

Microsoft’s Windows 10 now runs on more than 800 million devices
By Lindsay James | 08 March 2019

Milestone comes following the launch of new Office app available on the operating system

Gaining competitive advantage with DevOps

Gaining competitive advantage with DevOps
By Lindsay James | 04 March 2019

Many companies and organisations already use DevOps to compete faster and smarter. Redgate Software’s Mary Robbins tells us more about another way to gain an edge

Redgate Software’s Mary Robbins explains how to gain an edge in addition to using DevOps

Guinness World Records chooses Exponential-e and Microsoft Office 365

Guinness World Records chooses Exponential-e and Microsoft Office 365
By Lindsay James | 23 January 2019

Cloud-based solution will support staff working across six international offices and improve collaboration

Barracuda adds new tools to its Total Email Protection solution

Barracuda adds new tools to its Total Email Protection solution
By Lindsay James | 21 January 2019

With Forensics and Incident Response, users can more efficiently find and investigate targeted email attacks