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UK's Financial Conduct Authority issues guidance on cloud

On 7 July 2016, the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) issued finalised guidance for authorised UK financial institutions use of cloud services. In a marked contrast to some other jurisdictions’ approach, this guidance is issued against a policy backdrop of FCA’s ‘ 431 more words

Regulatory Action

Proven Methods to Move Securely to the Private Cloud

When moving to the cloud, businesses undergo a complete transformation. This transition is not just any decision made in a day or a month. It takes continuous brainstorming, network assessments and involvement of the management to implement the cloud strategy. 458 more words

Cloud Computing

Could India Become a Cashless Economy? - India Real Time - WSJ

Cash is set to lose currency in India, as an explosion in smartphone usage drives a digital payments boom, according to a new report.

By year 2020, nearly $500 billion worth of transactions in India will happen digitally, using online wallets and other digital-payment systems, 10 times the level currently, according to a report by… 315 more words

Economics

OpenStack will soon be able to run in containers on top of Kubernetes

OpenStack, the open source project that allows enterprises to run an AWS-like cloud computing service in their own data centers, added support for containers over the course of its last few releases. 305 more words

TC

Infographic: A Day in the Life of a Healthcare CIO

The Peak 10 National IT Trends in Healthcare study revealed that today’s healthcare CIOs simply do not have enough hours in the day to keep up with the demands of their job. 36 more words

Strategic Research

Interoperability: A Looming Concern for Healthcare Organizations

An Industry-wide Integration of Disparate Systems

Consider the breakup of the major telco providers throughout the late 90s; competitive local exchange companies (CLECs) emerged by the hundreds and played major roles in how customers exchanged data.  630 more words

Strategic Research

Security Concerns, Cloud Adoption Top of Mind for Health Care IT Pros

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Hackers have set their focus on health care—a data-rich industry with its own focus elsewhere. Serious attacks are now happening every few weeks, and in one instance earlier this year, a hospital paid hackers approximately… 158 more words

Strategic Research