Category Archives: Financial Services

Establishing a Secured and Governed Big Data Platform for a Financial Services Firm

Categories: Financial Services Partners

This guest blog is penned by Ben Harden, Managing Director at CapTech Consulting, a Cloudera partner specializing in helping customers use data to make better decisions and drive innovation. The highly regulated financial services industry demands a flexible data platform that combines the ability to store, mine and explore large amounts of data while maintaining…

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Managing Big Data for Audit Compliance and Business Intelligence

Categories: Financial Services

The following was originally published by the Wall Street Technology Association in the most recent issue of the WSTA Ticker e-zine. Records and reporting requirements have long been a challenge for the financial services industry and are the original definition of the sector’s big data problem.  The dual objectives of managing historical data to comply…

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Q&A from “The Challenges of Securing Big Data” webinar with IDC and Visa

Categories: Financial Services Product Security

We recently hosted, “Innovation Without Compromise: The Challenges of Securing Big Data,” a roundtable discussion with IDC, Visa, and Cloudera around the changing world of big data security. During this live discussion, we received many questions from our audience and we didn’t have time to answer them all. To continue the discussion on security in…

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Credit Cards and Big Data: The Challenge of PCI Compliance

Categories: Compliance Enterprise Data Hub Financial Services

As the requirements of an increasing variety of risk, conduct, transparency, and technology standards grow to exabyte scale, financial services firms and regulatory agencies are struggling with new compliance challenges, particularly as they relate to balancing data administration cost and complexity, data-intensive operations, and the value of insights that can be gained from such large,…

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