This opinion piece outlines how the senior technologist at one big credit union sees the stars best aligned for internal collaboration that boosts external service.
The DDoS threat keeps growing. Third-party experts and credit union executives—primarily speaking anonymously on the subject—said most credit unions have done nothing to protect themselves against the threat, which has been increasingly linked with theft of funds at financial institutions.
During the information technology budgeting process, experts say expensive mistakes include cutting corners on security, splurging on ineffective new tech tools and not aligning future technology investments with existing strategy.
Experts, executives say most have done nothing to protect against takedowns.
Managed services help smaller credit unions outsource security, uptime concerns.
Building a better IT budget is a bit like designing a better mousetrap.
Sino data diving heading downstream adds to urgency of threat to credit unions.
Adopting cloud computing can save money, but avoid the key deadly sin.
Innovation requires dexterity, focusing on execution for the near-term while creating for the future.
Todd Dauchy has left the $897 million Corning Credit Union in Corning, N.Y., to join Software & Management Associates of Kingwood, Texas, as its chief technology officer, the company said.