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Content tagged with Infrastructure posted in March 2014
OpenStack: Five Things Every Executive Needs to Know
News  |  3/25/2014  | 
Harnessing OpenStack's open source collaboration can accelerate an organization’s cloud vision. Here are the five rules of the road.
Nasdaq OMX Blazed Datacenter Hosting Trail 10 Years Ago
News  |  3/25/2014  | 
Ten years ago Nasdaq OMX moved its matching engines and corporate technology to a Verizon datacenter. The decision turned heads in the financial services world. Today, the practice of utilizing third-party datacenter services is becoming commonplace.
Fixing the Reference Data Problem
News  |  3/21/2014  | 
An industry/government regulated facility to collectively maintain and access reference data is the best way to lower costs, eliminate redundancies and control counterparty risk, writes Allan Grody of Financial Intergroup Holdings.
Fidelity Investments Reduces Global Datacenter Footprint By 20%
News  |  3/20/2014  | 
Strategy reduces number of data facilities to 20 from over 80 just five years ago.
FinTech Startups Benefit from Buy-Side Investment Trends
News  |  3/14/2014  | 
Cutting edge technology vendors have retargeted their products for the buy-side, a welcome change after years of stagnant technology spending.
What Is The Cloud, Anyway?
News  |  3/14/2014  | 
Since financial services firms have a high exposure to cloud-based services and applications, it's helpful to know what the cloud is and how it operates. This infographic helps with the basics of the cloud.
New Datacenter Strategies Are Flexible And Just-In-Time
News  |  3/13/2014  | 
Financial services IT shops are in the process of moving from fixed capacity datacenters to strategies that stress flexibility, responsiveness and, above all, lower costs.
7 Unusual Behaviors That Indicate Security Breaches
Slideshows  |  3/11/2014  | 
Breaches create outliers. Identifying anomalous activity can help keep firms in compliance and out of the headlines.
Tech Insight: How To Protect Against Attacks Via Your Third-Party Vendors
News  |  3/11/2014  | 
Third-party business connections often provide attackers easy, unfettered access to bigger, richer networks
Scivantage Appeals to Next Gen Investors with New Platform
News  |  3/5/2014  | 
To attract young investors, banks and brokerages need to build towards an engaging user-experience.
Embracing Digital: JPMorgan Chase Rethinks Delivery
News  |  3/3/2014  | 
A new approach to branches, a dynamic competitive environment and the implications of $2 billion in compliance-related investment were among the topics covered by CEO Jamie Dimon and his management team at the bank’s recent Investor Day.

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