Author: Tim Grayson

Tim is a writer and analyst. He manages the Media & Communications section of The Record, and is often seen representing us at events across the world, acquiring knowledge, gathering content and socialising the proceedings.

 

Making contracts strategic assets with the cloud

Making contracts strategic assets with the cloud
By Lindsay James | 17 October 2019

The cloud can transform contracts from static documents, says Bernadette Bulacan, legal evangelist at Icertis

The cloud can transform contracts from static documents, says Bernadette Bulacan from Icertis

A powerful platform to drive enterprise success

A powerful platform to drive enterprise success
By Lindsay James | 11 October 2019

ClickLearn, the provider of e-learning authoring solutions for business applications, is expanding its proposition at breakneck speed – and it’s all thanks to the Microsoft Power Platform

ClickLearn is quickly expanding its proposition thanks to the Microsoft Power Platform

Boosting employee engagement with Akumina

Boosting employee engagement with Akumina
By Lindsay James | 10 October 2019

Multinational pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline is transforming employee engagement with a new employee digital hub built on the Akumina platform

GlaxoSmithKline is transforming employee engagement with a new digital hub

Why modern media is a ‘survival of the fittest’ scenario

Why modern media is a ‘survival of the fittest’ scenario
By Lindsay James | 03 October 2019

The race is on for today’s broadcasters, who face huge competition when it comes to attracting both audiences and advertising revenue. Success will come to those who break free from legacy infrastructure

Broadcasters can attract audiences and revenue by breaking free from legacy infrastructure

Wrike is enabling powerful collaboration

Wrike is enabling powerful collaboration
By Lindsay James | 01 October 2019

The Record spoke with Wrike’s Andrew Filev, CEO at Wrike, to find out more about his mission to get everyone involved in a project on the same page, moving faster, and with greater effectiveness

Wrike’s Andrew Filev discusses getting everyone moving faster and with greater effectiveness

Microsoft and industry leaders to launch CyberPeace Institute

Microsoft and industry leaders to launch CyberPeace Institute
By Lindsay James | 27 September 2019

Joint effort aims to investigate the impact of cyberattacks and help secure the internet

Yes Bank creates ‘Yes Robot’ using Microsoft Cognitive Services

Yes Bank creates ‘Yes Robot’ using Microsoft Cognitive Services
By Lindsay James | 27 September 2019

AI-powered 24/7 personal banking assistant is built to enhance the customer experience

Microsoft launches new AI tool for PowerPoint

Microsoft launches new AI tool for PowerPoint
By Lindsay James | 26 September 2019

Presenter Coach helps users to improve their presentation and public speaking skills

Sibos 2019: BNY Mellon, SWIFT and Microsoft present joint solution

Sibos 2019: BNY Mellon, SWIFT and Microsoft present joint solution
By Lindsay James | 25 September 2019

Firms have completed test transaction of new cloud-based messaging capability for banks  

How enterprises can stay at the cutting edge of business

How enterprises can stay at the cutting edge of business
By Lindsay James | 24 September 2019

With tools such as Microsoft Teams underpinned by solutions including the Azure Cloud, Dynamics and the Power Platform, the Microsoft ecosystem is ensuring that pioneering enterprises can stay at the cutting edge of business

Armed with the latest technologies, Microsoft and its partners are leading the digital charge 

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