Content tagged with Finance
posted in October 2011
5 Cloud Lessons Learned From Finance Industry Gurus
Commentary  |  10/27/2011  | 
The advantages of private clouds and the lack of good IT talent gets Boston members of the Wall Street Technology Association talking.
SAP Reports Record Revenue, Gains On Oracle
News  |  10/26/2011  | 
ERP and line-of-business apps are outpacing Oracle in all industries and market segments, says SAP co-CEO McDermott.
Health IT Wins More Venture Capital in 2011
News  |  10/25/2011  | 
Venture capital for healthcare software and IT services hit $207 million in the third quarter of 2011, a 14% increase compared to Q3 2010.
Enterprise Trading in The Cloud, Finally
News  |  10/21/2011  | 
Institutions can deploy enterprise-class, cloud-based trading solutions that bridge the gap between the convenience of application service provider platforms and the performance of in-house trading systems.
The Role Of The Bank CIO
News  |  10/21/2011  | 
Experts from the vendor and consultant communities discuss the evolving role of bank CIO.
SAP And Oracle: Get Real About In-Memory Analysis
Commentary  |  10/21/2011  | 
These tech giants are making plenty of promises about their Hana and Exalytics appliances. But do you really need all that power?
Private Clouds: Tough To Build With Today's Tech
News  |  10/19/2011  | 
Missing standards, scant automation, and weak management tools make this next step beyond server virtualization a challenge.
Virtualization's Next Wave Of Problems
News  |  10/19/2011  | 
As companies push virtualization to more--and more essential--systems, things are getting complicated.
NJ Transit Jumps Onboard Google Wallet
News  |  10/19/2011  | 
Contactless pay service lets passengers buy train and bus tickets using smartphones.
NetSuite Goes More Global With OneWorld ERP
News  |  10/19/2011  | 
Tax-compliance and language updates equip the vendor's SaaS application suite for more countries and headquarters locations.
SAP BusinessObjects Upgrades Ice Version 4.0 Cake
Commentary  |  10/18/2011  | 
Improvements in mobility, data visualization and collaboration are what's next for a just-released business intelligence suite.
Oracle Endeca Deal Echoes HP's Autonomy Purchase
News  |  10/18/2011  | 
Oracle plans to use Endeca's technology to boost unstructured data access and analysis for Web commerce and business intelligence applications.
SEC Mandates Cyber Incident Reporting
News  |  10/14/2011  | 
Securities and Exchange Commission issues its first guidance for how and when companies should report cybersecurity or other incidents that pose a cyber risk.
Microsoft Counters Exadata With SQL Server Appliance
News  |  10/14/2011  | 
Appliance built on HP hardware promises database consolidation and rapid, virtualized private-cloud deployment.
Google Revenue Surge Sets Record
News  |  10/13/2011  | 
Google posts almost $10 billion in revenue for quarter, says 550,000 Android devices being activated daily.
Infosys On Mobile, H-1Bs, And Building Software
Commentary  |  10/13/2011  | 
The Indian IT outsourcer needs to sell products and not just services, one of its top execs says, and that strategy will require acquisitions.
Oracle's Stack Is Engineered For Investors, Not Customers
Commentary  |  10/12/2011  | 
Applications strategy is the antithesis of integrated, a hairball of products born of a mergers-and-acquisitions strategy.
Mobile Apps Gain Speed On Wall Street
News  |  10/11/2011  | 
Driven by advances in smartphone technologies and evolving consumer preferences, brokers are rolling out a new line of mobile apps on the iPhone, the iPad, and Android devices for retail investors and investment professionals alike.
CIO Profile: Brook Walsh Of GreenStone Farm Credit Services
News  |  10/10/2011  | 
Always take into account your entire team's perspective, this CIO advises.
5 High Points And Low Points At Oracle Open World
Commentary  |  10/7/2011  | 
Ellison blusters and Hurd disappoints while the lieutenants, and several key announcements, impress.
Standard Insurance Builds Personal Finance Community On Jive
News  |  10/7/2011  | 
Social platform serves as foundation for personal finance site.
Oracle In-Memory Analytics Appliance Debuts At Open World
News  |  10/3/2011  | 
In a hardware-dominated keynote, Oracle CEO Larry Ellison presents Exalytics appliance--but leaves many questions unanswered.

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