Increasing the Velocity of FinTech Adoption

FinTech has exploded over the last decade. The community banking and credit union industries are craving additional features, customer experiences and way to differentiate themselves, and innovation in FinTech is allowing them to do it. But for many bankers, the system integration and need to maintain control of their core banking data presents a hurdle. While core banking providers have... Read More

The Unique Needs of FinTech Applications

The FinTech space is transforming. This transformation has been simmering for years and is just beginning to catch fire.  FinTech applications, historically deployed on-premise or in private cloud environments, are moving to the public cloud. From our unique vantage point talking to application providers and Financial Institutions (FIs) daily, we find very few (to say it kindly) who are happy... Read More

Healthcare Cloud Migrations: What You are Missing

Millions depend on the accuracy, reliability and security of healthcare technology. As the healthcare industry evolves it has been forced to deal with the demands of new features, growing data sets, and interoperability between organizational boundaries. Many healthcare application providers have turned to the cloud as a silver bullet to many of these challenges. With its promises of automation, scalability... Read More

Cloud Networking is Like a Rock in Your Shoe

Many cloud networking solutions can feel similar to walking with a rock in your shoe. While these two concepts seem far from associated, this metaphor can be understood by everyone from a 5 year old child to anyone who has spent time walking outdoor trails. The analogy rings true because similar to the way a person might continue walking with... Read More

Still Using Legacy Connectivity for Hybrid Cloud Architectures?

Public cloud. Multi-cloud. Data centers. On-premise hardware devices. Distributed application architectures. Together they create the fabric that enable today’s IT environments to be more flexible, available and powerful. But integrating all of these elements and then tackling the task of managing them has become increasingly complex. While the mix of VPNs, SD-WANs, APIs and other legacy technologies being used has... Read More

Bringing Edge Data To SaaS

The cloud has reshaped the way that data and applications interact. No longer is an application sitting next to the data it consumes. Because many modern applications are now provided as a service, and don’t reside in a customer’s data center, it has become increasingly difficult for SaaS providers to connect to the data they need. In these edge data... Read More

Reality Check…Not Everything is Moving to the Cloud

According to the Cisco Global Cloud Index, 94 percent of all workloads will run in some form of cloud environment by 2021. Moving processing workloads into the cloud has helped companies lower their operating costs and build modern IT environments with high availability and elasticity. But for companies with complex IT architectures, moving applications to cloud platforms involves overcoming the... Read More

Connectivity and the SaaS Data Problem

The IT industry has been migrating from on-prem hardware and applications toward SaaS delivery for many years. This trend has accelerated as SaaS applications has become more feature rich, widely available, and generally accepted as cost advantageous. Just like their on-prem application counterparts, these SaaS applications are data dependent. However, unlike legacy applications, the data that is consumed and produced... Read More

Solving the Challenges of Cloud Migration

Many of us can list a handful of examples where companies had high levels of market penetration, profitability, and a competitive moat that seemed impenetrable…only to end up failing due to lack of innovation. Kodak, Blockbuster, Blackberry are all examples of organizations that failed to follow modern technology and remain relevant. On the other side of the coin are companies... Read More

Latest Release Notes – Enhanced Alerting

With our latest release of the Trustgrid Portal, we’ve added enhanced alerting and monitoring capabilities to nodes. Trustgrid’s existing alerting features enabled our customers to monitor node life cycle information including – connections (up/down), profile updates (config changes), and health checks (health of remote hosts). You can now monitor disk, CPU, and memory utilization and latency between nodes. You’ll find this... Read More