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

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