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Content tagged with Security posted in January 2012
Thomson Reuters' Mike Powell Discusses Cloud Adoption
News  |  1/31/2012  | 
While cost pressures are a driver, breaking into new markets is a priority for capital firms in 2012, explains Mike Powell, Thomson Reuters’ global head of hosting and managed services.
9 Ways To Minimize Data Breach Fallout
News  |  1/25/2012  | 
Symantec just revealed that attackers stole source code to its flagship Norton software in 2006, highlighting today's array of sharply different approaches to owning up to data breaches. Consider these essential policies.
Liquidity Centers Are Big Business
Commentary  |  1/23/2012  | 
Exchanges are the latest participants to jump into the data center colocation game as the appetite for hosted services shows no letdown.
Cloud Computing Can Boost the Customer Experience
News  |  1/23/2012  | 
The cloud allows firms to bundle value-added services and improve the customer experience.
The Rise of Cloud Computing on Wall Street
News  |  1/23/2012  | 
Looking to cut their capital expenditures on servers and applications, financial services firms are warming up to private clouds run outside their firewalls.
SOPA Stalling As Opposition Grows
News  |  1/18/2012  | 
Two controversial anti-piracy bills, SOPA in the House and PIPA in the Senate, face mounting criticism for going too far to block pirated content.
Bloomberg Vault Integrates with IBM Lotus Domino
News  |  1/17/2012  | 
With financial services firms facing pressure to reduce email archiving and compliance costs, Bloomberg Vault is using features in IBM's messaging and collaboration software to improve security and reliability as well as reduce the costs of cloud integration.
Cloud Computing Has Become a Dominant Force in Financial Services
Commentary  |  1/13/2012  | 
Cloud computing is emerging as a dominant force in the financial services industry, and investment banks, brokers, market makers and asset managers all will look to push more sophisticated applications into the private cloud, according to Options IT CEO Nigel Kneafsey.
Hack Attacks Now Leading Cause Of Data Breaches
News  |  1/13/2012  | 
Exclusive: Identity Theft Resource Center identifies hacking, followed by data lost in transit and insider attacks, as the leading data breach culprits in 2011.
How a Cloud-Based, Integrated Portfolio Management Platform Can Level the Playing Field for RIAs
News  |  1/12/2012  | 
By adopting platforms that tightly integrate portfolio management, CRM, trading and other core investment processes, RIAs such as SEIA gain enterprise-class functionality that gives them more time to serve clients and fuel growth.
CSO Beware: Security Doesn't Concern Generation Y
News  |  1/10/2012  | 
Security is not a concern for most Generation Y'ers and most don't think much of their IT departments' policies either. Here's why.

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