Today’s Brilliant Ideas are Tomorrow’s Legacy

By Steve Rubinow, Media and Entertainment Tech Outlook 3 August 2016 URL: http://www.mediaentertainmenttechoutlook.com/cxoinsights/today-s-brilliant-ideas-are-tomorrow-s-legacy--nid-85.html I can't think of a better way to start an article on the exciting yet challenging changes that are sending ripples (and in some cases, shock waves) through technology firms (and we are all technology firms) than to quote the late, great David Bowie: … Continue reading Today’s Brilliant Ideas are Tomorrow’s Legacy

Telecommuting In Financial Services Is Here To Stay

Is telecommuting good for financial services workers? It depends on who you ask By Melanie Rodier, Wall Street & Technology  13 June 2013 URL: http://www.wallstreetandtech.com/career-management/telecommuting-in-financial-services-is-h/240156469 Earlier this year, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer made waves by announcing that her employees could no longer telecommute. The Telework Research Network estimates that over 3.15 million people consider home to be … Continue reading Telecommuting In Financial Services Is Here To Stay

Why Didn’t Microsoft Add OMS Functionality to Excel?

By Phil Albinus, Advanced Trading 11  October 2012 URL: http://advancedtrading.com/ems-oms/why-didnt-microsoft-add-oms-functionalit/240008447 Walk onto any Wall Street trading floor -- once you get past security, of course -- and look around. It doesn't matter if you're perusing a buy side or sell side firm, a hedge fund or a broker-dealer, because you'll see the same thing: Rows and rows … Continue reading Why Didn’t Microsoft Add OMS Functionality to Excel?

Top CIOs Predict the Five-Year Future of the CIO

By Kim S. Nash, CIO  1 May 2012 URL: http://www.cio.com/article/704050/Top_CIOs_Predict_the_Five_Year_Future_of_the_CIO Five years from now, the CIO will be a better, faster, stronger version of today's top IT leader, practically running the company single-handedly. Or maybe other business executives will become more educated about IT and decide to hire cloud companies to do it all, leaving the poor … Continue reading Top CIOs Predict the Five-Year Future of the CIO

Former NYSE CIO Swaps Pinstripes for ‘Silicon Valley Mindset’

By Rachael King, CIO Journal 2 April 2012 URL: http://blogs.wsj.com/cio/2012/04/02/former-nyse-cio-swaps-pinstripes-for-silicon-valley-mindset/ For 6 years, Steve Rubinow wore a suit to work at the New York Stock Exchange. Today he dressed in a blue striped button-down shirt and navy slacks. He’s not wearing a tie. That’s because Rubinow started a new gig as CIO at FX Alliance (FXall), an … Continue reading Former NYSE CIO Swaps Pinstripes for ‘Silicon Valley Mindset’

Q&A with NYSE Euronext executive vice-president and CIO, Steve Rubinow

Rubinow was in Las Vegas for VMware's VMworld 2011 By Georgina Swan, CIO 31 August 2011 URL: http://www.cio.com.au/article/399164/q_nyse_euronext_executive_vice-president_cio_steve_rubinow/#closeme Can you share a little bit about the role NYSE Euronext plays in capital markets in the global economy? When people think of the new NYSE they think of that iconic image on Wall St, the pillars, the American … Continue reading Q&A with NYSE Euronext executive vice-president and CIO, Steve Rubinow

The Secret to Successful Software Innovation Projects

By Kim S. Nash, CIO 29 August 2011 URL: http://www.cio.com/article/688775/The_Secret_to_Successful_Software_Innovation_Projects Enterprise software has long been available, neatly packaged, for all core corporate functions. And now, in the age of cloud computing, it can be turned on and off like water from a spigot. Outsourcers run our data centers, technology is for sale at discount warehouse clubs. And … Continue reading The Secret to Successful Software Innovation Projects

NYSE Euronext on Hybrid Cloud Vision and Strategy Behind the Capital Markets Community Platform Vertical Cloud

By Dana Gardner, VMWorld 29 August 2011 URL: http://briefingsdirect.blogspot.com/2011/08/from-vmworld-nyse-euronext-on-hybrid.htmlDana Gardner: Hello, and welcome to a special BriefingsDirect podcast series coming to you from the VMworld 2011 Conference in Las Vegas. We're here in the week of August 29 to explore the latest in cloud computing and virtualization infrastructure developments. I'm Dana Gardner, Principal Analyst at Interarbor Solutions, and … Continue reading NYSE Euronext on Hybrid Cloud Vision and Strategy Behind the Capital Markets Community Platform Vertical Cloud

NYSE’s Data Fortress Powering the Financial Cloud

By Rich Miller, Data Center Knowledge  30 June 2011 URL: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/archives/2011/06/30/nyses-data-fortress-powering-the-financial-cloud/ The long main hallway of the NYSE Euronext data center provides a sense of the immense scale of the 400,000 square foot facility in New Jersey. (Photo: Rich Miller) There are few data centers in the world that are more difficult to get into than the … Continue reading NYSE’s Data Fortress Powering the Financial Cloud

Plantronics Unifies Calls Across Phone, PC, Mobile 

Unified communications and stylish looks are key features in the company's adaptable headsets introduced on its 50th anniversary. By David F. Carr,  InformationWeek  18 May 2011 URL: http://www.informationweek.com/news/telecom/unified_communications/229502460 Plantronics On Wednesday introduced a series of high-end headsets designed to smoothly transition calls between mobile and desk phones or PC telephony, while also aiming to make the wearer … Continue reading Plantronics Unifies Calls Across Phone, PC, Mobile