Infrastructure Insights

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Cloud native fintech or merely a hosted software solution? Five keys questions to determine the difference

9th November 2017

Company: StatPro Group
Cloud computing is changing the way we all consume and interact with technology. Whether this is at home with Netflix, or with devices such as Amazon Alexa, or at work, with cloud-based services like Office365, Salesforce or other specialist enterprise applications. In business, cloud computing is an enabler; it creates strategic change in the way... read more
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The shifting priorities of CIOs in 2018

6th November 2017

Company: bobsguide
Whilst this last decade has been anointed with grand, sweeping titles, the fact remains that society is changing irreversibly. Historians of the future will look back on the post-noughties as the dramatic information shift. First, we developed the hardware, with the rise of Jobs and Wozniak, then we developed the software, and now we’re... read more
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How CFOs can assess the efficiency of data centres

24th October 2017

Company: Romonet Ltd
Due to fast evolving technology many companies are pushed to improve their agility and ability to quickly adjust to emerging market trends. To ensure their survival and growth in a hypercompetitive digital economy organisations have to constantly strive to find new ways of getting more done with less resources. Under these circumstances Chief... read more
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"It's Moore's law on steroids" - Fast data meets Big Data and a whole new technological generation is born

20th October 2017

Company: bobsguide
Five years ago in the ever so tech primitive 2012, you either managed Big Data or Fast Data. There was a compromise and trade-off between the two, it was simply impossible to compute vast amounts of data in a reasonably responsive way and a real headache for data solution providers. The subsequent half decade has sought to reconcile that... read more
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Editor’s pick: Regulations, how to comply and thrive

15th September 2017

Company: bobsguide
MiFID II countdown: FCA clarity is still needed before implementation Cosmo Wisniewski, Principal Consultant, Citisoft plc While relaxing on a sun lounger in the heat-haze of a distant shore, it is perhaps easy to forget that back in the UK, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has recently published its final policy statement to assist with... read more
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Public cloud adoption in financial services – challenges and opportunities

20th July 2017

Company: GFT
Every day companies around the world are finding new and innovative ways of exploiting public cloud technologies. The overall growth of cloud adoption continues to increase at double digit rates, and public cloud providers are facilitating unprecedented levels of innovation, agility, insight, and cost reduction. At the heart of their offering... read more
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Why employees can pose the greatest security threat to financial services

13th July 2017

Company: ZoneFox
We all know an exemplary and hardworking employee at our place of work. Let’s use the fictional Caroline for example, who works at R.G. Financial Solutions. She’s a respected project manager; the grease that keeps many of the gears turning at the firm. But with so much on her plate, Caroline can sometimes be a bit scattered. Often... read more
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Keeping up with European market infrastructure regulations

30th June 2017

The G20 commitments have significantly increased the levels of disclosure, granularity, traceability, and regularity of reporting requirements across the globe. The high standards expected by regulators are a challenge to all market participants. The only thing that is constant with the regulatory requirement is the continual change. Since 2014,... read more
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Why PSD2 is Great News for European Marketplaces

26th June 2017

Company: Hyperwallet
"Is PSD2 a good thing, or a bad thing?" That's the question that's kept many online payment commentators busy for the better part of two years. The motivating goal behind the legislation is to protect the interests of consumers—but, in doing so, PSD2 also appears to threaten Europe's emerging marketplace economy. ... read more