Showing posts from January 15, 2015

Oracle Financial Services Cloud in our data-driven world.

When it comes to migration to Cloud, requirements and challenges related to productivity, efficiency, security, privacy, compliance and regulation, are sophisticated and are at the core of the real stakes. 
Financial services companies have very specific needs related to these requirements and challenges.
At Oracle, they have launched Oracle Financial Services Clouddedicated to the financial services industry including banks, insurance and investment companies, and securities institutions, as well as other regulated industry enterprises. 
Available for US-based financial services companies, this new solution aims to provide financial services companies with a secure move to the cloud that supports their compliance needs.
Oracle Financial Services Cloud can offer data privacy, compliance services, enterprise-level support, and low organizational risk, including in-region hosting, alignment with FINRA rules, and advanced security to provide data privacy and protection.

IBM z13 Mainframe in our mobile-driven world: stakes, realities and recommendations.

With the mobility, data volume explode, transactions ramp-up, security threats and vulnerabilities increase. In fact, henceforth we live in a very sensitive world, where the rapid growth of mobile applications has created consumers who expect mobile transactions to be fast and seamless, regardless of which mobile payment platform, retailer, or financial organization is providing the service.
With its z13 Mainframe IBM promises: a sophisticated computer system capable to process 2.5 billion transactions a day.
z13 can speed real-time encryption of mobile transactions to help protect the transaction data and ensure response times consistent with a positive customer experience.  z13 brings embedded analytics, susceptible to providing real-time insights on all transactions. 
The z13 includes new support for Hadoop, enabling unstructured data to be analyzed in the system. A new z/OS software aims to expand the ability of z13 to process in-memory analytics and provide analysis on mobile transac…

The Marketing Analytics Software industry: realities and recommendations.

The Marketing analytics software are more indispensable with their abilities to automate the process of analyzing marketing activities across multiple channels. Therefore, encourages marketers to focus on the platforms that provide: ·a complete view of their marketing activities; ·Help them to optimize their marketing campaign and expenditure ·Help them to decide their marketing strategy and elevate their customer interaction method; ·Can track and understood from the abundant of data available over social media and support channels; ·Can help the marketer to know which customers are converting, ·what is the right medium to reach the customer, ·what are the customer's requirements, ·How specific marketing activities affect sales; ·Sophisticated analytics software that supports your sales processes and simplifies them. According to Research and Markets, the marketing analytics software market is expected to register tremendous growth in the coming years due to its fe…

Critical trends surrounding Mobile Messaging.

It is more and more exciting to observe how Mobile Messaging is transforming personal communications, marketing and the Digital Economy.
We can observe that, the primary means of human communication is shifting from voice to mobile messaging-based communication. 
Mobile operator SMS and MMS was the initial driver of the messaging era, henceforth the new broadband-based mobile messaging platforms are radically and dynamically transforming messaging communications into our personalized ‘’connectivity conduit’’. 
Mobile messaging platforms are becoming inter alia centralized hubs and distributors of personal communications, marketing communications and digital media. Messaging platforms are enabling broader and more nuanced communications options and consumers are showing a growing interest in small group and one-to-one interactions.
Messaging platforms are becoming powerful hubs for mobile commerce and financial services (WeChat, Line and more). 
A report from Research and Marketsestimates th…

New Security Updates for Firefox, Firefox ESR, SeaMonkey, and Thunderbird

Image recalls thatThe Mozilla Foundation has released security updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in Firefox, Firefox ESR, SeaMonkey, and Thunderbird. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system. Updates available include: Firefox 35Firefox ESR 31.4SeaMonkey 2.32Thunderbird 31.4Users and administrators are encouraged to review the Security Advisories for Firefox, Firefox ESR, SeaMonkey, and Thunderbird and apply the necessary updates.