5 Community Banking Predictions for 2012 January 11, 2012In 2012, community banks that put effort into improving their use of technology will be better equipped to serve customers, improve efficiency, control costs and find new growth opportunities. Tomorrow's Great Customer Experience Is Built on Today's Efficiency January 03, 2012To fuel technology innovation and improve the bank customer experience, members of Bank Systems & Technology's Reader Advisory Board say they'll continue to focus on driving down operational costs in the year ahead. Capco, Commerzbank Launch IT Efficiency Study November 22, 2011The project is designed to enable better management of IT complexity by CIOs. Between Rocks and Hard Places: The Revenue Dilemma Facing Banks November 14, 2011Banks' sources of revenue have changed, and they have to shift from an environment dominated by products, transactions, departments and short-term profit, to one driven by customers, customer experience, enterprise-level information, and delivering value- PNC Employs SWIFT Business Assessment Program to Ease Some M&A Integration July 23, 2009 Deutsche Bank Picks CoreFirst for IT Efficiency June 23, 2009 Microsoft Offers Best Practices for Green Data Centers April 22, 2009 New CIO Colin Eccles Makes a Power Play at Umpqua April 16, 2009Colin Eccles looks to build Umpqua's technology organization into a 100 percent-available IT shop. Data Center Managers to Cut Power to Save Money February 19, 2009 Capital Conservation and Energy Efficiency Technology on the Horizon in 2009 January 08, 2009IT investment capital will become more scarce as banks have to preserve for future loans, and execs will look to manage asset life cycles next year. Strategic IT Cost Reduction Can Preserve Core Strengths January 06, 2009Banks must take a strategic approach to IT cost cutting and preserve core strengths in order to emerge from the downturn in a healthy competitive state. Lessons for Banks to Learn from Lean Principles During Financial Crisis October 09, 2008 Mizuho Corporate Bank Implements Petra Financial Solution September 09, 2008 Power Management Software Reduces Energy Consumption In Data Centers February 29, 2008Cassatt's Active Power Management software turns off servers when idle and then turns them back on again when needed. A New Foundation: SOA Implementation and Bank Transformation March 30, 2007Implementing a successful service-oriented architecture starts with making the right decisions early on in the process. Size Matters January 31, 2006Who's going to shake up the U.S. market in 2006? Boosting the Trade Finance Value Proposition September 28, 2005JPMorgan Chase is striving to achieve a unified financial and logistics supply chain.