Senior trading floor technology managers are getting used to the challenges of COVID-19. Strategic concerns are starting to outweigh the day to day detail of supporting trading in lockdown.
The decay of company culture is a risk of extended remote working. The most productive people during lockdown have previously absorbed company culture by experiencing its physical environments
Decentralizing the Trading Floor. Financial trading has seen a trend of ever-strengthening regulation that was galvanized during the fall-out from the 2008-9 financial crisis. Although some of this has been rolled back under the current US administration
JP Reis has maintained dialogue with senior technology executives in Investment Banking about the challenges they face and the solutions they are using to operate during the lockdown.
In a recent LinkedIn post, JP Reis CEO, Greg Collins, reflected on how he had been through many testing times and written numerous business contingency plans, but had never seen anything like the COVID-19 crisis.
In this blog, we consider enterprise IT security in the context of the crisis and look at how micro segmentation and associated security concepts can be used to defend a widened set of vulnerabilities against emerging threats.