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  • Karl Rieder

    The truth about Hadoop

    29 Oct 2014: Karl Rieder (Executive Consultant, GFT) has released a blog entitled 'The truth about Hadoop'. Karl examines the benefits of Hadoop and explores its core technologies and possibilities.

  • Carl Bones

    'Give me a lever long enough, and I shall move the world'

    27 Oct 2014: In the second part of his series entitled 'The only way is excellence - How IT and Operations can achieve it together', Carl Bones (specialist in Architecture, Rule Financial) examines how to leverage IT's own operational data for improved operational excellence.

  • Carl Bones

    The only way is excellence - How IT and Operations can achieve it together

    20 Oct 2014: In the first of an exciting three part series entitled 'The only way is excellence – How IT and Operations can achieve it together', Carl Bones (Specialist in Architecture, Rule Financial) analyses the recent developments in IT technology and operations. In the first blog '“You can’t manage what you can’t measure” – Designing IT for Operational Excellence', Carl focuses specifically on the latest trends in proactive design.

  • Jon Cooke

    So where are we with Big Data?

    13 Oct 2014: Following the recent launch of GFT’s blue paper entitled ‘Big Data – Uncovering Hidden Business Value in the Financial Services Industry', Jon Cooke (Specialist in Big Data, Rule Financial) examines the current state of Big Data affairs and emphasises the reasons why it will prove to be so valuable.

  • John Barclay

    BCBS239: Keeping calm and carrying on

    29 Sep 2014: As the very nature of BCBS239 continues to overwhelm firms, John Barclay (Specialist in Market and Credit Risk) explores the value of the regulation and the importance of keeping a cool head to tackle it.