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.

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

How Bett is changing education with technology

How Bett is changing education with technology
By Lindsay James | 17 January 2019

The show will share the best examples of how technology is making its mark in the classroom

The show will share the best examples of how technology is making its mark in the classroom

Microsoft is unlocking new experiences for all

Microsoft is unlocking new experiences for all
By Lindsay James | 08 January 2019

By leveraging the Microsoft Azure cloud to make use of artificial intelligence and adopting products like Office 365 to deliver unique employee and customer experiences, Microsoft and its community of global partners are creating solutions that facilitate an entirely new way of working

Azure, AI and Office 365 are helping organisations facilitate an entirely new way of working

The Winter issue of The Record is out now!

The Winter issue of The Record is out now!
By Lindsay James | 07 January 2019

Topics covered include audience analytics, the digital-first workplace and transformation of healthcare

Why Microsoft is putting its partners front and centre

Why Microsoft is putting its partners front and centre
By Lindsay James | 21 December 2018

Gavriella Schuster and Jean-Philippe Courtois share their passion for the partner community

How luxury retail brands are winning with Microsoft technology

How luxury retail brands are winning with Microsoft technology
By Lindsay James | 19 December 2018

L’Oréal, YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP and EON are undergoing digital transformation

Microsoft Azure Machine Learning service now generally available

Microsoft Azure Machine Learning service now generally available
By Lindsay James | 10 December 2018

Solution enables users to build, train and deploy models from the cloud to the edge

City of Brampton creates lobbyist registry with help from KPMG Adoxio

City of Brampton creates lobbyist registry with help from KPMG Adoxio
By Lindsay James | 14 November 2018

Built on Microsoft Dynamics CRM, the solution provides cost-effective online services

Gap Inc. to adopt Microsoft Azure cloud as part of digital transformation

Gap Inc. to adopt Microsoft Azure cloud as part of digital transformation
By Lindsay James | 09 November 2018

Implementation will boost scalability and enable a more seamless shopping experience for customers

Future Decoded: Citrix reaffirms its partnership with Microsoft

Future Decoded: Citrix reaffirms its partnership with Microsoft
By Lindsay James | 02 November 2018

Jeremy Haisman from Citrix says the two firms are helping customers prepare for the future

Future Decoded: Satya Nadella outlines need for ‘tech intensity’

Future Decoded: Satya Nadella outlines need for ‘tech intensity’
By Lindsay James | 01 November 2018

In his keynote, Microsoft CEO says organisations need to adopt technology faster than ever

Nasdaq partners with Microsoft to implement blockchain technology

Nasdaq partners with Microsoft to implement blockchain technology
By Lindsay James | 01 November 2018

Microsoft Azure Blockchain will be at the heart of the stock exchange’s core infrastructure

Future Decoded: Adopt AI or fall behind, warns Microsoft

Future Decoded: Adopt AI or fall behind, warns Microsoft
By Lindsay James | 31 October 2018

More than half of UK businesses do not have an AI strategy in place, finds new research

Osborne Clarke chooses Skype for Business Enterprise Voice

Osborne Clarke chooses Skype for Business Enterprise Voice
By Lindsay James | 31 October 2018

GCI to implement the law firm’s solution which will be used by 1600 employees

How the cloud is driving huge change across the media industry

How the cloud is driving huge change across the media industry
By Lindsay James | 29 October 2018

The cloud is driving change in the media industry at an incredible rate, thanks to benefits achieved by its scalability and affordability. In an exclusive roundtable interview, industry experts debate the unique needs of the sector and outline strategies for success in the years ahead

In an exclusive roundtable interview, industry experts debate the unique needs of media companies