Have you decided that integrating colocation and/or cloud in your daily business operations might make sense, but are intimidated by the first step? Do you have difficulty getting to the planning stages of colocation or cloud migration? Do you feel as though taking advantage of cloud means a long, unpleasant and expensive process? Are you […]
In an article on the ComparetheCloud.net website about the use of Cloud services in the legal world (found here), it becomes apparent that no part of the economy is immune to the advances in technology. Lawyers, much like any other group of professionals, are subject to the same scrutiny and need for price transparency which […]
As someone who has been attending the FIA (Futures Industry Association) show since the mid ‘80’s, I can say, without hesitation, that the show has changed dramatically. The show used to be focused on brokers and traders of derivatives, but now the FIA has become a showcase for the technologies that drive, optimize and support […]
As a former board member of the CME Group, there were few things which were painfully apparent; The IT budget becomes a ‘black hole’ for capital and resources if not managed properly. And more important, advances in technology creates opportunity for efficiency and increased Operating Margins. Case in point would be the procurement of compute […]
FED day and Jack explains the nuances around the decision. More important is the continued flattening of the yield curve and the implications it has for a slowdown.