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Wall Street Technology Association (WSTA) Announces Its Delivering Mobility Seminar - An Educational Opportunity for Financial Information Technology Professionals(March 05, 2014)
New York, NY (PRWEB) March 05, 2014
The WSTA will host a seminar on Delivering Mobility on March 20, 2014 in New York City. Speakers at this event include MicroStrategy, Inc., Mphasis Corporation, Appian Corporation, Push Technology, Akamai Technologies, Inc., Solstice Mobile, and BMC Software, Inc. View the complete agenda at http://www.wsta.org/events/event/new-york-seminar-delivering-mobility-2/.
Youve enabled them to B their own D. Corporate email, calendar and contacts are in all employees pockets. Its all secured with MDM and containers. Now what?
The next level up the mobility value ladder focuses on a firms proprietary data and business processes. But how to provide these mobile-y? Code your own native apps? HTML5 browser apps? Build upon dashboarding packages? And does the security plan for horizontal services still apply for sensitive corporate data? And how might the rules change when ones asked to provide this data to customers?
This WSTA seminar focuses both on practical ways to harness mobility that can change the game for your employees, providing insight into both current business processes and historical data, tailored to their unique business needs as well as evolving the mobile foundation to support this ever-evolving platform.
For over 45 years, the Wall Street Technology Association (http://www.wsta.org) has provided financial industry technology professionals, vendors, service providers, and consultants forums to learn from and connect with each other. The WSTA facilitates educational seminars and networking events where members meet and exchange ideas and best practices that assist them in effectively capitalizing on technology advances and dealing with financial industry business challenges. Founded in 1967, the WSTA is a not-for-profit association with a long history of evolving to meet the needs of its members.
The WSTA hosts seminars, roundtables, panel discussions, social events, and meetups. These events offer many opportunities to stay on top of leading technologies, as well as network and share information with industry colleagues. The WSTAs quarterly educational Ticker Magazine and LimeLight e-newsletter provide additional content and information about the WSTA and industry-related activities. The newly launched website is a dynamic resource for keeping on top of the latest information and offers access to additional resources including a career center, white papers, blogs, and information about other industry events.
Financial Firm Members
WSTA financial firm members are employed at banks, brokerages, hedge funds, insurance companies and other financial firms. The WSTA currently has about 2,300 members from over 50 different firms; 81% of the members hold senior titles such as CIOs, CTOs, Vice President, Director and Manager. The remaining 19% hold other titles such as analysts, engineers, architects, etc. The WSTA also reaches over 3,200 prospective financial firm technology professionals with information about educational and networking opportunities.
Affiliates and Sponsors
Affiliates and sponsors are an integral component of the WSTA. As a not-for-profit organization, they contribute significantly by providing the resources needed to run the educational and networking programs for WSTA financial firm members. These programs strengthen the bond between members and companies that serve the technology needs of the financial community.
The WSTA currently has over 200 technology firms that participate in the WSTA as an affiliate or sponsor. Companies that provide cloud, big data, mobility, security, software, infrastructure, networking, social, telecom and other industry-related solutions find the WSTA an invaluable forum to create awareness, educate and develop relationships with financial industry professionals. http://www.wsta.org/about-the-wsta/profile/
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