What DevOps Means to Us

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What DevOps Means to UsTechnology

by Harry Thompson on August 28, 2014 with 0 comments

On the 31st of July, I had the honor of speaking at the Skills Matter eXchange in London about what DevOps means to Kurtosys. DevOps (a portmanteau of “development” and “operations”) is an emerging and fashionable term that is redefining the market place for people in software installations and computer infrastructure. It is rapidly replacing the …

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Banks Can’t Keep Up As FinTech Upstarts Innovate At A Breakneck Pace

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Banks Can’t Keep Up As FinTech Upstarts Innovate At A Breakneck PaceFinTech, Technology

by Forbes on August 27, 2014 with 0 comments

The incumbents of the traditional financial services world—banks and VCs, for example—do some things well. Unfortunately, for them, a wave of upstarts is taking advantage of what many traditionalists don’t do well: move at the speed of today’s economy and today’s American small business. OnDeck Capital Inc., on the brink of an IPO, is one …

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5 Key Challenges Asset Management Marketers Face

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5 Key Challenges Asset Management Marketers FaceFinTech, Fund Marketing, Wealth Management

by Mash Patel on August 25, 2014 with 0 comments

Is the mutual fund industry under siege? Kurtosys Systems’ founder speaks to 5 key issues that keep coming up in conversations with marketing directors at asset management firms. The easiest way of handling a difficult issue has always been to ignore it, cross your fingers and hope it will eventually evaporate away. At Kurtosys, we …

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Here Is How 19 World-Famous Financial Influencers Are Investing Their Money Today

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Here Is How 19 World-Famous Financial Influencers Are Investing Their Money TodayData Visualization, Social Media, Wealth Management

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The financial influencers, by my back-of-the-envelope tally, have collectively amassed over 3 million followers over the years, along with off-the-charts engagement rates. If I’d written that sentence 10 years ago, one might have assumed I was describing a New England Patriots fan club. But it is a testament to the remarkable emergence of the subject …

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