Java Champion and JAX Finance advisory board member Peter Lawrey talks about what programming trends are penetrating the Finance IT sector, and shares his opinion on the speed of streams and Java’s development under Oracle.
Every employee and every end user should have the right to find answers using data analytics. But the current reliance on IT for key information is creating an unnecessary bottleneck, says DataHero’s Chris Neumann.
Ransomware is becoming a serious problem for the Bitcoin community. Yet while security experts struggle to find a catch-all solution to this flaw, it appears there is no end in sight to Bitcoin’s malware problems, both for enterprises and consumers.
FinTech startups or other innovative players are capitalising on the rise on new services in the industry, however the technical and regulatory requirements remain. Banking Service Providers could decrease the problems new players are facing.
Given the peaks and troughs of the Bitcoin world, it’s tough to stay optimistic about making money with mining. But is it possible to look into the crystal ball of hash rates, changing equipment and ASIC technology to see the future of mining profitability?
Current approaches to application security are failing to provide adequate protection, says Waratek CEO Brian Maccaba.
Following his stimulating talk at the JAX Finance, Ben Stopford explores a range of data platforms through a lens of basic hardware and software tradeoffs in the second part of his two-part article.
Following his stimulating talk at the JAX Finance, Ben Stopford explores a range of data platforms through a lens of basic hardware and software tradeoffs in this two-part article.
Programmers who possess acute business knowledge in the finance sector were once a rare breed, but the spotlight still needs to shine brighter in order for the industry to grow and thrive.
Another day packed with performance points and tag-team sessions, JAX Finance brings it up a notch with a fab timetable for Day 2.
Couldn’t make it to JAX Finance? Get a dose of what you’re missing out on with this healthy roundup of sessions, topics and ideas.
Broker dealers still relying on spreadsheets to keep track of trades and post-trade analysis need to listen up – Firm58 want to shed some light on their innovative back-office technology that helps firms manage complex post-trade requirements.
Unless everyone else is doing it, banks aren’t going to be leading the pack when it comes to innovation in technology. With startups fuelling the financial IT boom, what do banks need to do to get their development areas engaged?
A recent report from the British Banking Association has focused on Bitcoin as the main hindrance to valuable payments revenue, with MasterCard claiming cryptocurrency as its new competition.