IP Video Growth Requires a More Flexible Approach to CDN 11/23/2015 - We don't truly know how much video will need to be stored in content delivery networks (CDNs) in order to meet the ever-growing video needs of consumers. So far, all estimates have fallen short as IP video use keeps rising.
Five Keys for Upgrading Branch Banks to the Future 11/23/2015 - It is undeniable that banking is changing. Customers now are just as likely to initiate a transaction or check a balance from their smartphone or laptop as they are to do so at a physical branch, and banks currently are in the process of making the adjustment to this new landscape.
Technology and the Future of Branch Banking 11/17/2015 - For those of us of a certain age, we can remember not necessarily fondly the days before there were ATMs and we actually walked inside banks to do all of our transactions. While those days are long gone, along with the associated long lines, realities are that the physical offices of financial institutions in general and branch banks in particular are poised to undergo a transformation that is no less profound than the one ignited by the now ubiquitous presence of those ATMs.
How Secure are Your Things? 11/16/2015 - Now and going forward with smart homes and IoT cyber security demands everything network-connected must be secured.
The 'New Guy' is Back - Season 2 of CIO Alex Warner's IT Transformation Quest Debuts 11/11/2015 - Roughly around this time last year Alcatel-Lucent released one of the most creative marketing vehicles for bringing attention to the challenges facing large enterprise CIOs. Titled "The New Guy", a series of videos chronicled the triumphs and set-backs of Alex Warner, a skilled CIO whose start-up was bought by the 60,000 person global enterprise Kromacom. Kromacom then handed Alex the overwhelming job to "fix" IT.