Metro Bank moves IT infrastructure to cloud

Computer Weekly

Metro Bank moves its IT infrastructure to a private Rackspace cloud platform, which will allow it to keep up with the latest technologies and reduce costs

ANZ bank puts cloud expert in leading IT role

Computer Weekly

Australian bank has recruited another senior executive from the IT supplies sector to support its digital developments

Euro Bank Regulator Watching Closely Banks’ Move to Cloud

Data Center Knowledge

European Central Bank is monitoring as lenders outsource IT to cut cost Read More. Cloud Computing Europe

Banking on the Public Cloud?

Information Week

Financial institutions and banks can no longer risk letting their business models become outdated. Here's how CIOs can build a business case for the C-suite

Australian bank implements cloud-based people management software

Computer Weekly

Digital bank chose software as a service when it wanted more from its HR systems

Technology Drives Change at a Top Global Bank

The Investing Edge

Recently I had a breakfast meeting with the senior IT team from one of the largest banks in the world. I think we will see the continued migration away from legacy business processes toward virtual or cloud-based solutions that offer lower costs.

Singapore’s DBS Bank signs up to Amazon cloud

Computer Weekly

The latest move in the cloud journey of DBS bank in Singapore is an agreement with Amazon Web Services

Thailand’s TMB Bank modernises IT through the cloud

Computer Weekly

Bank used a move to Office 365 as a starting point for its transformation into a cloud-first organisation

Why Banking Industry Cloud Strategies Lag Behind

Information Week

Research shows that banks have been slow to embrace the cloud, but maybe the reasons behind their reluctance don't apply any more

Private Swiss bank Julius Baer to save $1m a year with cloud HR

Computer Weekly

Julius Baer banks on higher returns after replacing on-premise SAP systems with cloud HR services

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Societe Generale Taps Amazon, Microsoft Clouds as Banks Target Costs

Data Center Knowledge

Bank plans to have 80 percent of its infrastructure on internal and external clouds by 2020 Read More. Amazon Cloud Computing Enterprise Microsoft

HSBC combines AWS with agile thinking to tap into growing demand for mobile banking

Computer Weekly

Banking giant opens up about how cloud and DevOps adoption is helping it cope with the growing consumer demand for mobile and online banking services

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What CIOs Can Learn From Bank of America’s Trip Into The Cloud

The Accidental Successful CIO

Bank Of America is slowly moving into the cloud Image Credit: Mike Mozart. Just imagine if you were David Rilly, chief technology officer at Bank of America. A modern bank has many different moving parts: commercial banking, loans, investment management, and consumer services.

Salesforce cloud CRM launching to help retail banks keep their customers

IT Toolbox

Salesforce is rolling out a new CRM application for the retail banking industry as retail banks become increasingly concerned about their ability to compete against new fintech applications coming onto the market. Fintech broadly is perceived to be a direct threat to banks’ ability to win clients in the new under-40 banking demographic, several generations both more technologically

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World Bank and GSA Discuss Data Center Optimization and Consolidation 9 June


Join Frank Butler of The World Bank and Dan Pomeroy of the GSA on 9 June at the Tower Club in Tysons Corner for a discussion of how they and their teams optimized and consolidated their data centers, resulting in increased efficiency and lower costs. Frank Butler will kick off the discussion by describing how the World Bank optimized and consolidated their data centers, resulting in significant savings for the organization. Charles Hall.

VMware banks on competitive collaboration to succeed in multi-cloud era

Computer Weekly

VMware explains why cosying up to the competition makes sense when it comes to helping customers negotiate the multi-cloud world

Italian cloud provider banks on Brexit to fill country’s largest datacentre campus

Computer Weekly

Campus will be powered by on-site renewable energy sources as Aruba sets sights on securing tenants displaced by the UK’s EU departure

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Getting to Cloud, What are the Key Factors?

Information Week

Lessons learned from migrating a major bank's entire application portfolio to the cloud

Google Cloud Joins Amazon, IBM in Serving Blockchain Clients

Data Center Knowledge

Google’s cloud services will be used to test blockchain technologies for banks. Cloud Computing GoogleRead More.

DevOps The Code To Delivering With Velocity, Quality And Agility

Forrester IT

We have seen this in the taxi industry with Uber [i] , ATOM Bank is revolutionizing banking [ii] and Airbnb the hotel industry. Atom Bank. cloud. ARA Tools Agile Application Release Automation Atom Bank DevOps IT Infrastructure Lyft Rob Stroud airbnb cloud uberEvery business today is under pressure from a startup that is disrupting their traditional market.

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Cloud banking apps offer both risks and rewards

Tech Republic Security

Banks are increasingly issuing warnings to users of banking aggregators such as Personal Capital and Intuit's under the guise of security risks, but that's not the whole story

Report: Big banks to move 30% of workloads to public cloud within three years

Tech Republic Cloud

Banks have been slow to embrace public cloud, but that is changing, a Deutsche Bank report reveals

TSB moves to Microsoft cloud applications

Computer Weekly

TSB bank is moving more of its productivity business software to the cloud, with Microsoft 365 products next in line

Singapore bank moves closer to the cloud with Office 365 adoption

Computer Weekly

DBS says Microsoft productivity tools will help its staff become more responsive to customer needs

Analysts: AWS Cloud Business Worth $160B

Data Center Knowledge

Deutsche Bank estimated valuation for Amazon's cloud business alone equals to entire-company valuation for IBM Read More. Shared

Microsoft to Open Africa Data Centers to Seek Edge in Cloud Push

Data Center Knowledge

Software maker vies with Amazon to target African customers; customers including Standard Bank to benefit from new hubs Read More. Business Cloud Microsoft

Dutch businesses have heads in the cloud

Computer Weekly

In the Netherlands, cloud computing is used by the central bank, large multinationals like Unilever, startups such as WeTransfer, and even a Dutch potato processing plant in China

Does the cloud still make sense when the economy is good?

David Linthicum

How will the good economy affect the adoption of cloud computing? Most people answer quickly that it’s good for cloud. InfoWorld explains: What is cloud-native? Get started: Azure cloud migration guide. Tutorial: Get started with Google Cloud. Keep up with the latest developments in cloud computing with InfoWorld’s Cloud Computing newsletter. ]. Cloud computing rose in the tough economic times of a decade ago. The economy is doing well.

IBM Acquires CSL to Advance the Cloud on System z » Data Center.

Data Center Knowledge

Cloud Computing » IBM. IBM Acquires CSL to Advance the Cloud on System z. IBM Acquires CSL to Advance the Cloud on System z. IBM boosts its System z portfolio by acquiring CSL International, Actian leverages previous acquisitions to launch new cloud and big data platforms and EastWest Bank selects HP to build a private cloud for updating its infrastructure. HP builds private cloud for EastWest Bank. Cloud News: Citrix, Dell, IBM.

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UBS reduces legacy dependence with Microsoft Azure

Computer Weekly

Swiss bank begins its strategy of moving core systems into the cloud

Harnessing the Power of the Cloud

The Investing Edge

Nowhere is this more evident than in the move to cloud computing, where momentum continues to build. Consider: • IT Cloud services spending is expected to reach $72.9 Spend on cloud computing is growing 6x faster than traditional IT spending. •

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IBM develops financial services-ready public cloud

Tech Republic Security

A new platform is being unveiled that is aimed at banks and their suppliers. The goal is to help them adhere to strict industry regulatory compliance, security and resiliency requirements

Vertical clouds - less useful than you're meant to believe, but still useful

Forrester IT

How often have you been told you can't use a mainstream public cloud provider? Quite often, probably, especially if you happen to work in a regulated industry like banking or healthcare. Either that, or the argument that generic public cloud infrastructure can't possibly meet your very special, very unique, very carefully crafted mix of requirements? Read more Categories: cloud computing. public cloud. vertical cloud.

Cloud Migration Fundamentals

Linux Academy

Cloud computing is not just about having virtual servers in an off-premises data center. Many organizations, such as Capital One and Salesforce, utilize cloud infrastructures to reduce costs and increase capacity to meet growing demand. Last but not least is cloud optimization.

Cloud Trends in 2019: Unlocking Your Data

Perficient - Digital Transformation

The following blog comes from an interview with Perficient’s Azure Practice Director, Steve Holstad, and is part of a series on cloud trends with experts from within Perficient. For many, the answer has been the cloud. This is because the cloud doesn’t just connect this data. How does cloud enable this? Simply put, the cloud allows your data to be dynamic. The cloud connects all of these touchpoints. Cloud tools promote innovation.