While public cloud is on every large financial services firm’s digital agenda, the journey to the cloud is likely to be littered with the digital equivalent of space debris. Bump into one and those cloud rollouts could be delayed or worse.
It’s hugely tempting to go full throttle into the cloud from day one. But it is far better to follow the example of successful commercial innovators such as Elon Musk and Steve Jobs and adopt a “start small, think big, learn fast” approach.
This article by Allan Brearley, published in Finance Derivative magazine, offers advice on how financial services firms with complex estates can use this model as a basis for successful cloud-based transformations. Click on this link to read the full article: