A distinct message about cloud services emerged from a keynote panel discussion held at Forrester's Security Forum 2010: Don't fear them.
In the days following the announcement that Dell was buying SecureWorks, the Atlanta-based provider of Internet security services to more than 600 credit unions has had to put out some fires.
Marc Rapport has been Credit Union Times' technology correspondent for more than a decade.
That's been the case this past year in credit union technology. That old saying is also considered a back-handed curse,
It's either the newest thing in online delivery of a dizzying array of services to the masses and back office alike, or it's really nothing new, depending on who you ask.
The Consumer Federation of America has released a report listing best practices it would like to see followed by providers of cloud-based computing services.
A growing relationship with an infrastructure outsourcer is giving Greater Nevada Credit Union what it might not be able to get on its own-a steady supply of diverse, high-end IT talent in one package.
From the list of 56 products, a group of credit union and CUSO executives identified seven that relate to small business owners and the financial institutions that serve them.
The credit union industry has always been unique in its willingness to cooperate, but the need to collaborate today is undeniable.
I have nothing against chief financial officers. It's a tough position with a lot of pressures that can easily be misunderstood.