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Posts from Date:   2010-4

Banking Consortia Flies Into Cloudy Skies

by Kristin Moyer  |  April 29, 2010

David Furlonger and Peter Redshaw here….Yesterdays Australian Financial Review detailed a story about three banks that intended to form a consortium to force change in the provision of technology services from major IT providers such as HP, Microsoft, Oracle and IBM.[ http://www.afr.com/p/business/technology/banks_seek_billions_in_it_savings_JBwXh6ZmMhhRLrGUMBZCSK] There seem to be two different components to this story. First is demand […]

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Financial Services Lead Architects: Please Participate! (PLEASE BRING THIS BENCHMARKING OPPORTUNITY TO THE ATTENTION OF YOUR LEAD ARCHITECTS!)

by Kristin Moyer  |  April 14, 2010

Mary Knox here. I was excited to see the announcement that, beginning today, a brand new global enterprise architecture (EA) study is being conducted by the newly formed EA Research Center at Penn State University, in collaboration with Gartner and other enterprise architecture associations. Gartner will be receiving a copy of the results as an input […]

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Untangling the Investment Services Reference Data Management Software Marketplace!

by Kristin Moyer  |  April 8, 2010

Mary Knox here. As we launch our survey of reference data management software vendors, I am struck once again by the level of fragmentation – and confusion – in this marketplace. Many of our clients have this same realization as they pursue reference data management centralization initiatives  and look for a solution that can address […]

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