Increased Cloud Adoption Should be a No-Brainer for Hedge Funds

Increased Cloud Adoption Should be a No-Brainer for Hedge Funds

Its been a while since I’ve written a real techy piece, so had a fun time with this one.  While it might seem a bit…

Cloud computing technologies and financial services (SearchFinancialSecurity.com)

The talk about cloud computing in financial services doesn’t slow down despite a very slow pace of growth. Regardless, this article gives a good summary…

Financial institutions test cloud computing waters (SearchCloudComputing.com)

Everyone loves to talk about cloud computing adoption in financial services because it seems like such a ripe market for the technology – however regulations…

Cloud Cover: CIO Chris Perretta on State Street's Cloud Strategy (Waters)

There is a lot of buzz around cloud computing, but its use in financial services is still negligible.  This piece examines how State Street is…

Controlled Ascent: Microsoft Targets Cloud Computing (Waters)

Microsoft is making a run at financial services businesses, and cloud is a huge part of their strategy.  The more I speak with them the…

Why the Back Office Avoids The Cloud. Hint: It’s Not Technical. (Securities Industry News)

This article refers to a presentation I gave in Boston on March 22, 2010 about cloud computing in financial services.  Sure people are using Salesforce.com…

AbsoluteReturn – Hey, you, get on my cloud

This article talks about adoption of cloud computing by hedge funds.  Most agree it has a place, but that place is limited.  A clip: Kevin…