The Growing Interest In FinTech – So What Is FinTech?

By Jennifer Klostermann | September 8, 2015

What Is FinTech? FinTech, or financial technology, is a class of businesses that use software to provide financial services. The Wharton FinTech Club offers the following definition: Fin·Tech noun: an economic industry composed of companies that use technology to make

Explosive Growth Of Data-Driven Marketing

By CloudTweaks | September 1, 2015

Data-Driven Marketing There is an absolute endless amount of data that is being accumulated, dissected, analyzed with the important bits extracted and used for a number of purposes. With the amount of data in the world has already reached into

Top 5 Cloud IT Financial Sector Predictions To Watch

By Cloud Syndicate | August 7, 2015

Financial Sector Predictions Financial technology systems, like the banks they serve, have been built over decades through a long series of mergers and acquisitions. Already operating across a complex set of siloed departments and systems (core banking, payments, trading, etc)

How To Land SaaS Startup Investment Funding

By Jennifer Klostermann | June 25, 2015

SaaS Startup Investment Funding Currency Cloud, one of London’s FinTech startups, has recently raised $18 million in its latest funding round. With investors including Sapphire Ventures, Anthemis, Atlas Ventures, Notion Capital and Xange, total funding since 2012 has now reached

Big Data and Financial Services – Volume Variety Velocity Veracity

By CloudTweaks | March 23, 2015

Big Data: Volume Variety Velocity Veracity Cloud Banking Insights Series focuses on big data in the financial services industry and whether it is a security threat or actually a massive opportunity. How does big data fit into an overall cloud

Are You SURE You Are Ready For The Cloud?: Financial

By Richard Thayer | February 9, 2015

Are You Cloud Ready In my previous article, I discussed several different points about moving to the cloud. A lot of companies do it for many reasons, but the majority of them in my experience normally come down to two

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Which Cloud Companies Are Performing Best On The Stock Market?

By Daniel Price | June 3, 2014

Cloud Companies Stock Which Cloud Companies are Performing Best on the Stock Market? Cloud computing is no longer the sole domain of IT professionals and home users. It is increasingly gaining the interest of traders and investors who see the massive

Security Trends In The Financial Services

By Daniel Price | May 5, 2014

Security Trends Readers who subscribe to our newsletter will have already read Fridays news about Microsoft’s latest report into key security trends in financial services. The report is part of a series which looks at security trends in cloud computing

How Financial Services Find Traction In The Cloud

By Steve Prentice | December 30, 2013

How Financial Services Find Traction Much of the enthusiasm and discussion about cloud technology focuses on its dynamic and innovative structure, and with each passing day a new technique or resource bursts onto the scene with promises of greater functionality


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The Coming Era of Simple, Fast, Incredibly Cheap Cloud Storage

Cheapest Cloud Storage Data storage, like other commodities such as bandwidth, electricity, or simple computer power, underpins nearly everything we ...
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Achieving Network Security In The IoT

Security In The IoT The network security market is experiencing a pressing and transformative change, especially around access control and ...
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Digital Supply Chain: Connecting the Dots of Design to Operate SCM Processes

The supply chain of today is governed by the manufacturer, wholesaler, retailer, and businesses operating in between. Not only has ...
Top Security and IT Priorities To Pay Close Attention To

Top Security and IT Priorities To Pay Close Attention To

Top Security Priorities By 2019, cybercrime is expected to cost businesses over $2.1 trillion globally according to Juniper Research. Needless ...
Data Scientist Is The Best Job In America According Glassdoor

Data Scientist Is The Best Job In America According Glassdoor

Data Scientist Is The Best Job In America Data Scientist has been named the best job in America for three ...