financial services

Why are we treating Data like a Picasso?

Provenance, Lineage & Chain of Custody The models of Provenance, Lineage and Chain of Custody are used in fine art to determine when a piece was created, the sequence of locations where it was held, how it was touched along the…
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Big Data, Risk Management, and Full-Fidelity Analytics

The following was cross-published by the Wall Street Technology Association in the most recent issue of the WSTA Ticker e-zine. The definition of Big Data is rapidly changing within the financial services industry—pivoting from a measure of volume, variety, and…
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Credit Cards and Big Data: The Challenge of PCI Compliance

As the requirements of an increasing variety of risk, conduct, transparency, and technology standards grow to exabyte scale, financial services firms and regulatory agencies are struggling with new compliance challenges, particularly as they relate to balancing data administration cost and…
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Q&A from “The Challenges of Securing Big Data” webinar with IDC and Visa

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…
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Establishing a Secured and Governed Big Data Platform for a Financial Services Firm

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…
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