7 Security Predictions for 2014 from Booz Allen Hamilton December 06, 2013The consulting group previewed some of the important trends in cyber security that banks need to keep their eye on in 2014. How Banks Can Leverage Mobile Network Operators for Security October 30, 2013Mobile network operators are starting to take steps to open up their security infrastructure for other enterprises to leverage. How Prepared Is Your Bank For Digital Disruption? October 21, 2013Digital transformation is going to change banks’ relationships with their customers and will require an over-arching strategy for dealing with those changes. How Prepared Is Your Bank For Digital Disruption? October 21, 2013Digital transformation is going to change banks’ relationships with their customers and will require an over-arching strategy for dealing with those changes. The Complicated Relationship Between Innovation and Security October 03, 2013Banks and payment processors are dealing with an increasingly complex environment in the payments industry that is opening new opportunities for fraudsters. ANZ Uses Public Cloud Across The Business September 17, 2013Although many banks will only consider private cloud, ANZ CTO reports that his bank's growth strategy depends on public cloud capabilities.
Getting Control of the Application Portfolio at Your Bank August 09, 2013Researchers have found that IT departments typically spend 75% of their time, money and resources simply keeping things running on a daily basis, leaving only 25% of efforts dedicated to new strategic initiatives.
Large Banks To Invest $73.8 Billion in IT Improvements in 2014: Report August 02, 2013According, to a survey from Technology Business Research, banks will invest more in transformative technology in 2013.
Umpqua Bank Targets Unified Customer Experience Across Platforms July 26, 2013The Oregon-based bank has partnered with Q2ebanking to create consistency across channels.
Worldwide IT Outsourcing to Reach $288 Billion This Year, Gartner Predicts July 17, 2013The analyst firm predicts slower growth than previously expected due to economic conditions and tight IT budgets. Leveraging Big Data to Revolutionize Fraud Detection July 15, 2013The beauty of big data is that it presents a new realm of possibilities for the financial services industry and, more importantly, will help organizations run differently.
4 Key Trends in Financial Security June 07, 2013Unisys released its annual Security Index, which measures how concerned Americans are about different aspects of security. IT Investment A Priority for Banks: Report May 21, 2013A survey from KPMG also found that regulatory issues are the biggest impediment to growth for banks.
The End of Indian IT Staffing as We Know It March 24, 2013India's IT
outsourcers are promoting "mini CEOs" capable of running
businesses on their own, while trimming down on the hordes of
entry-level computer coders they normally hire as they try to
squeeze more profits out of their staff. IT Services Market Endures Dismal 2012 March 18, 2013A report from research firm Ovum find that IT contract volume was down 18 percent in the financial services industry in 2012.
IDC Predicts IT Spending To Increase 6% In U.S. In 2013 March 04, 2013IDC’s new version of its quarterly Black Book predicted that IT spending will rise as the economy improves in the second half of the year. Moving to the Cloud is Costly and Challenging, Survey Finds February 06, 2013
Audit firm KPMG polled more than 650 business and IT leaders about their company's cloud plans. Global Bank IT Spend to Reach $118.6 Billion in 2013: Report February 04, 2013Research firm Ovum predicts that investment in mobile will drive the spending increase. Global Bank IT Spending to Reach $179.2 Bln in 2013: Celent January 25, 2013The research firm said in a new study that it expects IT spending by banks to grow this year led by banks in North America and the Asia-Pacific. Tycoons Shunning Financial Services as They Get Richer January 17, 2013Tycoons are shunning banks and
wealth managers, preferring to put a flood of money from selling
stakes in companies into property and new ventures rather than
trust industries whose reputations have been battered by the
global financial crisis.