Category Archives: Financial Services

Fueling Auto Insurance Performance with Cloudera and Zoomdata

Categories: Analytic Database Enterprise Data Hub Financial Services General Partners

Can Big Data technologies boost profits and enhance customer service in the auto insurance industry? Nick Turner, Enterprise Data Manager at U.K.-based insurance provider Markerstudy, joins us today to share his firm’s recent, award-winning successes with Cloudera and the Zoomdata visual analytics solution. Learn more in the upcoming webinar: Big Data Visual Analytics In Action:…

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Banks Bolster Regulatory Compliance Initiatives with Apache Hadoop

Categories: Financial Services

The regulatory environment under which financial institutions must operate is undeniably complex.  Over the past five years, regulatory demands have only intensified placing banks under tremendous pressure and scrutiny.  Banks are required to provide more information with greater granularity, accuracy and timeliness than ever before.  Consequently forcing them to address a much bigger problem that…

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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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