We talked before about Data Management Deficit Syndrome, and the problems it can cause. A key enabler to addressing these
15 Minutes with: Rocky Scopelliti of Telstra
Telstra may have its roots as Australia’s national carrier, but it is now much more than a regional telco operator.
Capacity Management: Finding the Right Balance
Capacity management has always been an integral part of managing IT operations for capital markets institutions. Yet managing capacity has
Reg SCI Gets Go-Ahead; Emphasis on Risk-Based Approach
Regulation Systems Compliance and Integrity, more commonly known as Reg SCI, was yesterday voted through by the Securities and Exchange
IT Event Management: a Strategy for Success
Citihub Consulting recently concluded an engagement with a large multi-national investment bank to analyse current capabilities and define a strategy
Japanese Bank Data Centre Strategies
Since the Tohoku earthquake in 2011 risk has been a growing factor in the data centre strategies of banking CIOs.
Conflicting Data Requirements: Privacy vs Gatca
There has long been a realisation that the location of data and its storage has a cost and performance implication.
More Browsers + Less Time = More Automated Testing
Modern web applications can be as complex and feature rich as traditional thick client applications. Yet development teams, emboldened by
Successful IT Automation: 10 Golden Rules
With many IT departments under continued pressure to reduce cost it has left ‘business as usual’ functions to do more
MAS TRM Notice: Raising the Bar for Application Availability
The first of July, 2014, is not a day that financial technology managers in Singapore will have celebrated. It is
Optimising APAC Exchange Connectivity: A Unique Puzzle
Global financial institutions have long seen significant opportunities to grow their business across Asia Pacific. Even with a slight deceleration
Financial Cyber Security Attacks: Are You Prepared?
News last week that an un-named hedge fund has fallen victim to a sophisticated financial cyber security attack will have
Eastern Europe’s Near Shoring Industry, Ukraine and Crisis Management
Since Poland was admitted to the European Union in 2004 international organisations have gradually accelerated investment in near-shoring centres across
SEC’s Cyber Security Audits: Keep Calm!
The Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) last month announced that it would carry out
Why IT Service Management Matters More than Ever
Financial regulators like the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) have recently ramped up their
All Under Control? The Culture of IT Risk Governance
Risk and Security are hot topics these days. Not a day goes by without an article appearing in the press