Post Tagged with: "Information Technology"

Learning to Fly with the Internet of Value

Learning to Fly with the Internet of Value

by December 5, 2016 at 11:38 am 0 comments

The Internet of Value will remove the need for intermediaries in banking, insurance, housing, media, and all sorts of other industries. It… will eliminate financial exclusion and make us free by handing control of our identity back to ourselves. It will provide true democracy and a new kind of trulyRead More

Repeat After Me: ‘I Will Not Overspend on Telecom’

Repeat After Me: ‘I Will Not Overspend on Telecom’

by October 6, 2014 at 7:28 pm 0 comments

An unmanaged or undermanaged telecom environment will eventually put an institution on the upper end of the spending spectrum.

Do We Need Better System Integration or Fewer Systems to Integrate?

Do We Need Better System Integration or Fewer Systems to Integrate?

by September 3, 2014 at 4:22 pm 0 comments

Our customers’ yardstick for rating their banking experience is Apple, Amazon and other non-bank players. We have a lot of work to do on the delivery front.

Execute the Lip Service Out of Your Digital Transformation

Execute the Lip Service Out of Your Digital Transformation

by August 6, 2014 at 3:46 pm 0 comments

Unless and until our technology and processes support us as a digital business, we’re just paying lip service to the concept of information as the new currency.

Meet Brock Thorpe

Meet Brock Thorpe

by July 18, 2014 at 5:58 pm 0 comments

Brock’s got a lot on his plate, and, well, his patience for vendors is waning.

Everybody Wants Some (CRM) – How ’Bout You?

Everybody Wants Some (CRM) – How ’Bout You?

by June 23, 2014 at 7:59 pm 0 comments

As financial institutions consider launching or reinvigorating their CRM efforts, here are four considerations recently learned from the banking trenches.

Self-Similarity and Buying More Bandwidth

by May 23, 2014 at 10:28 am 0 comments

In the blog world, I think correlation and causation has been covered pretty well. How about correlation across time scales? Imagine a signal going from left to right across your computer screen. It squiggles up and down, up and down. Looking closely, the up and down motion of the squigglesRead More

The Table Stakes of Vendor Partnerships

The Table Stakes of Vendor Partnerships

by May 22, 2014 at 3:52 pm 0 comments

The vendor that can get rid of the silos and be known as a straight-shooter in contractual relationships will get attention from bankers who need real partners to execute their technology strategies fast.

The Cloud-Based Conundrum

The Cloud-Based Conundrum

by April 25, 2014 at 5:53 pm 0 comments

Financial institutions outsource their solutions – and their trust – to large, big name vendors with the belief that outages won’t happen. Unfortunately, it doesn’t always work that way.

Attaining the Elusive Phase 2

Attaining the Elusive Phase 2

by April 3, 2014 at 3:56 pm 0 comments

The best way for a financial institution to improve user satisfaction on any system – including core – is to change it. Period.