Will financial advice be delivered primarily through Netflix-like subscription platforms?

Trends in the Living Networks

The ideas presented in the report include the rise of “fit-nance” tracking of holistic advice, financial advisors focusing on life coaching, and ubiquitous user ratings of advisors. Financial services Uncategorized

How to Protect your Personal and Financial Information


It’s evident that the essential aspect in your network or personal computer is the data that you have created. The main reason why most people are in a network or possess a personal computer is to store their data in a way that can easily be accessible. Whenever you want to input protective strategies such […]. Cyber Security data protection data security protecting data

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Can cyber-crime result in global financial systemic risk?

Trends in the Living Networks

Financial systems evolve, and even while banks continually improve their protection, there will be ways to attack banks. At a sufficient scale, that could impact money supply and the integrity of the global financial system. It is increasingly also about protecting the financial system.

Financial Networking Company Prepares for ‘Post-Quantum’ World

Data Center Knowledge

Two firms partner on security products they say will resist hacking even by a quantum computer Read More. Security

5 Tips to Protect Your Financial Data


Around the world, millions of people are suffering from financial loss due to online hackers who are experts in stealing your personal information from the sites you visit, through the mobile apps you use. Check secure websites for financial transaction. Watch out for wireless networks.

How AI can improve network capacity planning


Network capacity planning aims to ensure that sufficient bandwidth is provisioned, allowing network SLA targets, such as delay, jitter, loss, and availability, to be reliably met. It’s a complex, error-prone task with serious financial implications. Until recently, the network data necessary for insightful capacity planning was generally only available via static, historical, after-the-fact reports.

IBM: Financial services industry bombarded by malware, security threats

Network World

The financial services industry is the target of a whopping 65% more targeted cyber-attacks than the average business, according to security watchers at IBM’s X Force. The number of financial services records breached skyrocketed 937% in 2016 to more than 200 million. Financial institutions were forced to defend against a 29 percent increase in the number of attacks from 2015, IBM stated. More on Network World: IBM: Tax-related spam up 6,000% since Dec.;

Cambridge University sets up £25m network research group

Computer Weekly

Academic networking and communications research project will run for five years with financial support from BT and Huawei

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IDG Contributor Network: Don’t make risk and compliance the enemy of financial services innovation and reinvention

Network World

The financial services industry lives with a mixed blessing. Because our world is powered by transactions, both consumers and businesses alike look to the financial services industry to constantly innovate. That’s the good part of the mixed blessing: the opportunity to improve and reinvent. + Also on Network World: Financial services firm adopts agile for digital development +.

7 safety rules in social networks


Now, in the era of the Internet, it’s hard to imagine a person who does not use at least one of the social networks. Social networks are used by everyone – both young and old. Try to never conduct important business and personal negotiations through social networks.

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Regulators: cybersecurity poses biggest risk to global financial system

Network World

Last week, the chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission called cybersecurity the biggest risk facing the global financial industry. For example, cybercriminals recently stole $81 million from a bank in Bangladesh by using Swift, the global money transfer network. Cyber risks can produce far-reaching impacts," said SEC chair Mary Jo White.

Tapping Global Threat Intelligence To Secure Enterprise Networks


On August 27, LogRhythm hosted a panel focused on “Tapping Global Threat Intelligence to Secure Enterprise Networks” at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse in Crystal City. He added a developing concern of attacks on financial markets and mentioned concerns of new types of theft like Bitcoin losses.

Breaking down silos and building networks in financial services - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

About Ross Dawson Keynote Speaking/Strategy AHT Group Future Exploration Network The Insight Exchange Repyoot Recent Media Appearances « Announcing: Web 2.0 Part of my presentation covered how effective organizational networks underpin the ability to create value.

UK bans Huawei from 5G networks, with total removal by 2027

The Verge

Huawei’s networking equipment is to be be phased out of the UK’s 5G networks, the government announced today. Now, however, its equipment will be completely removed from the country’s 5G networks. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge.

Huawei Global Analyst Summit 2018

Forrester IT

As in 2016, Huawei reported strong financial growth in 2017. cloud computing IoT software platforms network management networking platform-as-a-service (PaaS) telecommunications servicesHuawei hosted its annual Analyst Summit in Shenzhen, China, recently.

British-led consortium emerges as favorite to acquire OneWeb broadband satellite network


That’s according to satellite industry watchers cited by Space Intel Report , The Financial Times and other outlets. If the bid is successful, the government could end up owning more than 20% of OneWeb, according to The Financial Times.

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Own Your Category With a Network-Effect Product


The "network effect" of customer usage is how it keeps its edge over the competition. This product-centric network effect isn’t a new concept, but definitely one I don’t (yet) see most companies pursue. Many in the financial industry believe that ongoing customer interactions and data have very *real* value. How could we create a better customer “network effect”?

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Connections Redefining the Enterprise Network

Cloud Musings

Photo credit: Shutterstock The computer and the network that connects them are both inextricably linked to the success of any business. T]he network creates value in connection. Another impressive reality lies in how IoT is becoming the glue of the extended network supply chain.

The state of expert networks and the rising role of LinkedIn

Trends in the Living Networks

It is some years now since ‘expert networks’ have become a significant force, linking subject matter experts in science, technology, and business to clients, largely in funds management and finance, usually at very healthy hourly rates. A survey showed that over 40% of institutional investors found that expert networks were an “extremely” or “very important” aspect of their company research. A third-party expert network could be built on LinkedIn APIs.

The Future of Financial Services - the Indian perspective

Trends in the Living Networks

I'm writing at the Vision 2020 Financial Services Sector conference in Mumbai where I'm giving the keynote speech. Wipro is one of the top three IT services companies in India - for each of Wipro, TCS, and Infosys financial services is their largest client sector. Many major financial institutions prefer to run their own Indian IT operations rather than outsourcing, as it gives them a greater degree of control. Most of them do not use financial services.

Catelas: Next-Generation ‘Relationship Forensics’ Software


Catelas is a solution on the market today that maps out large communications networks. Catelas is used for Legal (Early Case Intelligence & Identification), Compliance (Supervision in Financial Services and 3rd party Compliance & Risk Oversigh. Analytical Tool Companies Company Catelas FCPA Financial Services Information security

Patient Portal Puts a Spotlight on Secure Messaging


Healthcare professionals, hospitals and their technology vendors need to ensure appropriate security measures are in place to avoid jeopardizing incentive payments, or they risk receiving financial penalties for non-compliance. Secure Messaging Requires Authentication and Secure Networks.

Security Concerns Fast Track Britain's 5G Ban on Huawei: Report


Based on a security reassessment, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson now has “sound technical reasons” to begin phasing out Huawei technology from Britain’s 5G networks, a former head of MI6 said on Sunday per a Financial Times report. huawei 5g uk britain networks zte

CIOs Need To Know: Is There Such A Thing As Safe Social Networking?

The Accidental Successful CIO

You can never be too cautious when it comes to social networking Image Credit. One area that is going to require a great deal of study on your part is the complex world of social networking : what is permitted and what is going too far?

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What is 5G Exactly?

Perficient - Digital Transformation

5G will provide more network capacity by expanding into a new spectrum, deliver lower latency for a quicker immediate response, and an overall better user experience since data rates will stay consistently high even when users are moving around.

Government Cloud Achilles Heel: The Network

Cloud Musings

Cloud computing is rewriting the books on information technology (IT) but inter-cloud networking remains a key operational issue. Layering inherently global cloud services on top of a globally fractured networking infrastructure just doesn’t work.

Networking & Outreach Workshop - CIO Musings

CIO Musings

Networking & Outreach Workshop. The Greater Richmond Technology Council, in partnership with First Market Bank, Interbake Foods and Mondial Assistance will host a Networking & Outreach Workshop (TechN.O.W.) will provide an opportunity for individuals to network with and receive feedback from experienced IT and Human Resources professionals from firms throughout Richmond and surrounding areas. CIO Musings - Life as a Public Sector CIO.

Internet of Things (IoT) in Banking: Examples of IoT Solutions In Finance


Read Abhishek Pareek explain the best examples of the Internet of Things solutions in the finance sector on Customer Think : In financial services, the Internet of Things (IoT) is considered the next big thing.

Juniper’s Server on Switch to Accelerate Electronic Trading

Data Center Knowledge

Users like financial services firms can benefit from apps running as close to network as possible Read More. Blades Networking

Crowdfunding creates a new layer of capital markets and new layers of value

Trends in the Living Networks

Moving on from a purely financial view, contributors to crowdfunding projects are often taking artistic and social perspectives on where they allocate their funds. Crowdsourcing Financial services Reputation Social media Social networks Social trends

Launch of Living Networks - Anniversary Edition! Free download of entire book - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Free download of entire book Ross Dawson, April 22, 2008 4:42 AM US PT Living Networks has just been relaunched in an Anniversary Edition, to mark five years since its original publication by Financial Times/ Prentice Hall in November 2002. So why am I relaunching Living Networks now?

Swift CEO reveals three more failed attacks on banking network

Network World

Banks stopped three new attempts to abuse the Swift financial transfer network this summer, its CEO Gottfried Leibbrandt said Monday, as he announced Swift's plan to impose tighter security controls on its customers. Swift provides the network that banks use to exchange funds internationally, and hit the headlines in February when attackers almost got away with a billion-dollar heist at Bangladesh Bank.

IDG Contributor Network: SDN and a life beyond the death of the internet

Network World

Compare that to the logistical, financial and implementation challenges of installing an alternative private network, and it’s clear why enterprises have been pretty content with the internet for their entire digital lives. For decades, enterprises have relied on the public internet for business-critical SaaS applications and data traffic. The reason why is pretty simple: it’s cost-efficient, it’s easy to use and it’s already there.

New report looks at SD-WAN deployment and preferences across industries

Tech Republic Cloud

Microsoft Azure earns top marks and financial services lead the way in SD-WAN adoption, according to a report from Barracuda Networks

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Social networks in organizations: balancing risk, reward, and transparency - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

About Ross Dawson Keynote Speaking/Strategy AHT Group Future Exploration Network The Insight Exchange Repyoot Recent Media Appearances « The joys of self-employment: 7 reasons to love being your own boss | Main | Launch of Living Networks - Anniversary Edition!

Why conversational skills are needed to create a high-performance, engaged, networked organization

Trends in the Living Networks

Organizational networks. The development of strong networks that allow the most relevant capabilities to be applied to emerging problems or opportunities happens through conversation. Difficult conversations for managers include not only the more obvious ones such as poor performance reviews, but also how to give positive feedback without raising expectations of financial rewards. Future of business Future of work Social media Social networks Uncategorized

IDG Contributor Network: Hacking for the greater good

Network World

In Jason’s last post , he discussed how we are apt to see more intricate and complex data integrity attacks this year , with the adversaries’ main motivation being financial gain and/or political manipulation.

Reflections On Huawei’s Analyst Summit 2017 — Past, Present, And Future

Forrester IT

Huawei's financial year 2016 was remarkable as the group grew revenues by 32% to US$ 75 billion, making Huawei the largest global network solutions vendor by revenues, way ahead of its traditional competitors Cisco, Nokia, and Ericsson. network infrastructure.

IBM on the state of network security: Abysmal

Network World

The actor promised to deliver future capabilities, such as a Socket Secure (SOCKS) proxy and hidden virtual network computing alongside technical support and free bug fixes. In 2015, Healthcare was the most attacked industry with Financial Services falling to third, however, attackers in 2016 refocused back on Financial Services. The state of online security is darn dreadful.

Openness, network effects, and competition in social networks - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Today’s news suggests that finally, after many years of highly competitive play, there is the potential for more open social networking systems. For the most current insights and trends in the living networks, follow @rossdawson on Twitter!

Autopoiesis and how hyper-connectivity is literally bringing the networks to life

Trends in the Living Networks

When I started writing my book Living Networks in early 2002 I thought that it was important to demonstrate that the concept of 'living networks' was not just a metaphor, but a reality: we, together with the networks that connect us, are literally a new life form. This morning when someone mentioned living networks to me I remembered that this was a literal phrase that I had never explained, so here is the introduction, seen for the first time. LIFE AND NETWORKS.

Ten Key Scenarios: Extend Your Network Today with Windows.

IT Pros Rock!

Ten Key Scenarios: Extend Your Network Today with Windows Azure Infrastructure Services. Ten Key Scenarios: Extend Your Network Today with Windows Azure Infrastructure Services. Ten Key Scenarios: Extend Your Network Today with Windows Azure Infrastructure Services. With today’s GA announcement, Windows Azure Infrastructure Services is now ready for production workloads and the Windows Azure team is providing a financially-backed SLA as an availability guarantee.

IDG Contributor Network: Data breaches: It’s still personal

Network World

In a blog post last September, I highlighted how data breaches for the first half of 2016 shifted from stolen credit card data and financial information to the theft of something much more personal—identities. Unsurprisingly, this trend continued throughout the remainder of the year. According to the recently released Breach Level Index , 1,792 data breaches led to almost 1.4 million data records being compromised worldwide, an increase of 86 percent compared to 2015.