Banking Architecture

Founded by Siddharth Udani
Group founded 04 Sep 2008
Posts 104
Members 43
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A community for discussing the latest happenings in banking IT. Credit Crunch impacting Risk Systems overall, revamp of mortgage backed securities, payment transformations, include business, technology, data and systems architecture capturing IT trends, 'what to dos?' concerning design of systems.

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Karen Shidlo

Banking Reimagined on the Blockchain

Of all the Web2 applications, services and products being reimagined in a decentralized, Web3-ready way, perhaps banking (and e-banking) is one that makes the most sense. Given that a core tool of Web...

04 Jul 2023
Steven Rackham

Why now is the time to modernise mainframe data

‘Mainframe is dead!’ has long been a cry within the IT industry but the reality is, many organisations still rely heavily upon mainframes with data sitting on them around the 12EB (yes, exabyte) mark ...

22 May 2023
John Schlesinger

Maximising Efficiency with Cloud and SaaS Banking Software

As one of the first 10,000 users of Netflix, I've been following their progress closely for more than a decade. Netflix was early to the streaming game and began building their data centers for not on...

12 Apr 2023
Steve Morgan

Modernising Cloud Based Banking Architectures

With a decade-plus of cloud-based services now under our belt, the technology has understandably evolved over time from lift and shift of applications to the cloud to cloud native deployments. The de...

22 Mar 2023
Steve Wilcockson

The Cloud Paradox, and Four Ways Financial Services Firms Can Solve It

Nowhere is cloud use being more dynamically adopted at the moment than in finance - just ask any cloud vendor, from hyperscaler to cloud service provider to SaaS provider, about how strategically impo...

12 Jan 2023
Muhammad Faizan Siddiqui

Unlocking the Potential of SaaS: Avoiding Common Pitfalls

SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) providers offer a convenient solution for businesses looking to outsource the operations and maintenance of their internal software without incurring the overhead or risk ...

05 Dec 2022
Retired Member

Where next for banks on their rock-strewn cloud journey?

The banking sector was not quick to take the cloud model to its heart. A combination of heavy investment in legacy systems and an in-built cultural reticence around letting go of on-premises control m...

18 Oct 2022
Reghunathan Sukumara Pillai

Redesigning the concept of Core Banking

When Core Banking solution (CBS) was designed in the late1990’s, it was engineered to connect to the different branches of the bank using a central database and ensure proper accounting to generate th...

26 Sep 2022
Muhammad Faizan Siddiqui

Why Should You Adopt API-first? A Brief Account.

Even though the “godfathers” of programming—Maurice Wilkes, David Wheeler, and Stanley Gill—introduced APIs in the late ’40s, and Salesforce, Facebook, Google, and others also began making feature-ric...

17 Sep 2022
Toine Van Beusekom

Future-proof payments infrastructure: The role of agent banks in the quest for modernisation

The shift to a ‘marketplace’ model, rise of fintech companies and arrival of new players in the payments value chain have had a profound impact on market dynamics within the financial services sector....

16 Aug 2022

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