Sell-Side Technology caught up with Ian Jack, global head of infrastructure for the Secure Financial Transaction Infrastructure (SFTI) at NYSE Technologies, in London earlier this week.
One of the Obama Administration's first actions in the new term is proving controversial. All parties agree on the perils of hacking, but financial firms are skeptical that regulating cybersecurity, alone, is the right approach.
Technology juggernaut IBM has announced an extensive revamp of its PureSystems integrated platform, which allows for the rapid deployment of private cloud infrastructure and large data set analysis.
Connectivity and data center company Equinix announced that it has fully deployed ScienceLogic's IT infrastructure management platform.
After recent cyber attacks on US financial firms, the conversation has focused on distributed denial of service (DDoS) strikes. But firms need to acknowledge that DDoS is simply a means; the ends suggest something more complicated.
Hedge funds solutions provider Eze Castle Integration (ECI) says its application delivery platform will enable app writers to give their clients faster time to value, while enabling app vendors themselves to transition to more of a Software-as-a-Service …
As the recycling is put out for collection, credit card bills from Christmas cause mild bouts of nausea and everyone begins to get back into their daily routines, let's take a look ahead to what's going to be important in 2013.
The need to cut costs without compromising client service and business performance is putting tremendous pressure on businesses, spurring them to evaluate their internal processes and consider moving some of these to a managed services model. The past…
Highlights from Waters' opinion pieces over the past year.
The private cloud provider, now known simply as Options, will host Advent's Geneva solution on its Options PIPE platform.
Despite the economic environment dictating high-level sign-off on new technology deployments —- something that is becoming harder to obtain-— firms must build an element of flexibility into their market data infrastructures if they are to create best-of…
At this week's Waters USA conference in New York, executives from UBS, Lord Abbett, and Citi agreed that on matters of cloud, the questions will be “how” and “when,” rather than “if.”
Inside Market Data gathered leading industry experts for a webcast on November 28, 2012 to discuss how with the rising cost of ultra-low-latency data infrastructures prompting some firms to focus their infrastructure investments elsewhere, what will be…
TS-Associates, a provider of latency monitoring technology, has chosen New York-based NYI to host the reference implementations of its instrumentation solutions.
Banque Morval, a Swiss private banking institution, has implemented SunGard's Ambit Private Banking solution as its new core banking platform.
Refreshingly open and practical conversations were, for me, the key take away from this year’s European Trading Architecture Summit (ETAS).
Vendors must come up with ways to ease the pressure on financial services firms, allowing them to focus on their core responsibilities, rather than worrying about their technology, according to Francis Maden, executive director at Toronto-based…
Roger Woods, professor of computer science, ECIT at Queen's University in Belfast, speaks to Victor Anderson at this year's European Trading Architecture Summit held at Canary Wharf in London.
David Mills, EMEA regional director at Azul Systems, speaks to Victor Anderson at this year's European Trading Architecture Summit, held at Canary Wharf in London.
UBS Group Data CTO Tom Daglish has advocated a more effective management of IT ecosystems in his conference address.
As the real-live launch of real-life swap execution facilities (SEFs) draws closer, a group of derivative experts predict that there will be fewer entrants than previously estimated.
This week sees the second annual European Trading Architecture Summit being held in London.
Eze Castle Integration is now live with its Eze Private Cloud in Hong Kong and Singapore. In 2010, it opened its first office in Singapore, and this year it entered into Hong Kong.