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Content tagged with Infrastructure posted in September 2013
NYSE Euronext Ups the Stakes on US Cash Equity Markets Monitoring
News  |  9/30/2013  | 
The exchange operator is now live with ITRS Geneos, setting up a real-time dashboard to see across its matching engines and core customer connections.
Survey Highlights Risk Management In Business Strategy
News  |  9/30/2013  | 
Accenture's 2013 Risk Management report concludes risk management is more important to C-level executives, and highlights legal risk as a growing concern in capital markets.
Fintech: Crisis Brings Innovation
Commentary  |  9/26/2013  | 
In the years since the financial crisis, companies have worked to find open source alternatives to enterprise hardware, such as servers, switches, sensors and data storage.
UBS Taps Oliver Bussmann To Go Social
News  |  9/26/2013  | 
Dubbed the "Most Social" CIO, Oliver Bussmann is transforming UBS into a more collaborative and innovative organization in his new role as global CIO.
Game Changer at Nasdaq OMX
News  |  9/26/2013  | 
Ann Neidenbach has mastered the art of integrating business strategy into the product development life cycle and, in doing so, is creating new revenue-generating opportunities for Nasdaq OMX.
Credit Suisse’s New Approach to Fintech
News  |  9/25/2013  | 
Stephen Hilton, Credit Suisse's managing director and CIO of technology infrastructure, takes a no-nonsense approach to delivering innovative technology and support for the business.
Striking The Right Balance at Fidelity
News  |  9/25/2013  | 
Fidelity Enterprise CTO Stephen Neff coordinates with other CIOs on technology standards and strikes a balance between individual business unit needs and the overall organization's IT goals.
Citadel's James Gildersleeve Builds A Winning Program
News  |  9/25/2013  | 
James Gildersleeve, head of global front office and risk technology, ensured that technology platforms bolstered resilience at Citadel during and after the financial crisis.
A Strategic Approach For Cloud Enablement
Commentary  |  9/25/2013  | 
Financial services organizations need to consider multiple factors before embarking on a cloud journey at the enterprise level.
Outsourcing Observations and Movement Toward the Cloud
Commentary  |  9/24/2013  | 
What role will cloud-based technology play in the outsourcing of financial technology?
Hedge Funds Increase Use of Cloud
News  |  9/24/2013  | 
Hedge funds and investment management firms are increasing the use and spending of cloud technology.
Why StockTouch Moved Gamer Mechanics onto Nasdaq's FinQloud
News  |  9/23/2013  | 
StockTouch, a market data visualization tool, is the first to use Nasdaq's FinQloud for a unique game-like computing power.
Steel City Success Story
News  |  9/23/2013  | 
BNY Mellon's Michael Keslar has turned down opportunities in other locations in order to remain in his hometown. And it has paid off.
IT Is The Business
News  |  9/23/2013  | 
Much like its peers do with complex financial products, Bank of America's technology infrastructure team "marks to market" its technology offerings.
JSE Reduces Latency, Launches Colocation Service
News  |  9/23/2013  | 
The Johannesburg Stock Exchange reduced latency by relocating matching engines to its own data centers.
Precise Time Stamping In Demand for High Frequency Traders
News  |  9/12/2013  | 
Apcon announced a new time stamping and packet slicing blade aimed at financial firms providing service level agreements to HFT shops.
Open Source's Impact On Financial Services Grows
Commentary  |  9/12/2013  | 
The impact of open source communities on the financial services industry means that collaboration will go beyond infrastructure, and will move up the stack.
Charles River Solution and SJ Levinson & Sons Announce Strategic Partnership
News  |  9/12/2013  | 
Charles River will offer SJ Levinson & Sons Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA) to improve workflow efficiencies and lower clients' trading costs.
Exchange CEOs Heading to SEC Meeting over Nasdaq Outage, SIPs
News  |  9/11/2013  | 
After the Nasdaq outage, SEC officials should find out if the securities information processors are up to handling a new and complex role with the market-wide Limit Up-Limit Down mechanism.

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