Financial services data management

  • August 16, 2006 16 Aug'06

    Users wary of Rule 37(f) data retention 'loophole'

    Some users and experts say a new federal litigation rule, known as Rule 37 (f), is a wake-up call to be savvier about data retention.

  • August 04, 2006 04 Aug'06

    Spotlight on regulatory compliance examines regulatory compliance in the enterprise, from SOX to HIPAA, and everything in between.

  • July 31, 2006 31 Jul'06

    Compliance software essentials: Build a technology toolbox

    There's really no one technology answer for regulatory compliance. Companies need a variety of tools to effectively meet the requirements of regulations such as Sarbanes-Oxley.

  • July 18, 2006 18 Jul'06

    Financial data management tool eases compliance pain

    Financial data management software vendors claim to reduce compliance costs via workflow and data quality tools. Users say the software helps them save money -- and sleep soundly.

  • July 07, 2006 07 Jul'06

    Regulatory compliance and the DBA: What you need to know

    At the top of business executives' minds today is how to meet regulatory compliance and corporate governance rules. New laws are changing the way companies collect, retain and manage information. DBAs need to understand what is happening in the ...

  • July 06, 2006 06 Jul'06

    Oracle lags behind SAP on compliance, analyst says

    In the race to offer customers a comprehensive compliance strategy, SAP is way ahead of Oracle , according to one industry observer.

  • July 05, 2006 05 Jul'06

    Authentication points: SMB Buying Decisions

    Strong authentication products for small and midsized businesses are popping up on the market. Now there's really no excuse for lax security.

  • June 22, 2006 22 Jun'06

    88 million-plus Americans affected by data theft

    More than 88 million Americans at risk for identity fraud, due to a steady stream of security breaches since February 2005. Visa and Equifax customers are the latest victims.

  • June 20, 2006 20 Jun'06

    Critical zero-day flaw in Microsoft Excel discovered

    The Excel zero-day flaw could be exploited by attackers to launch malicious code. Security experts offer advice, saying users should beware of emails with Excel file attachments.

  • June 06, 2006 06 Jun'06

    Strategic IT planning for compliance and beyond

    Regulatory compliance places demands on corporate businesses, but regulations like HIPAA, GLBA and SOX also provide an opportunity for strategic IT planning across the entire business. This article tells you how.

  • January 17, 2006 17 Jan'06

    Find the right SOX tool

    SOX spending is shifting to technology, as companies automate compliance processes. Here's what you need to know to spend your technology budget wisely this year.

  • January 03, 2006 03 Jan'06

    IBM mainframe encryption: The gold standard for security does an upgrade

    While the mainframe is the gold-standard of security, it's not hack proof—and IBM is smart enough to know it.

  • December 22, 2005 22 Dec'05

    Compliance gets more expensive for IT budgets

    New study shows IT spending has increased to keep up with the growing demands of Sarbanes-Oxley and other regulations. Analysts say it may lead to other project cancellations.

  • October 20, 2005 20 Oct'05

    Competing regulations clog road to compliance

    It's difficult for most organizations to cope with today's multitude of compliance regulations, but an expert at Information Security Decisions said security frameworks may be the answer.

  • August 04, 2005 04 Aug'05

    WORM your way out of compliance issues

    Here's the low-down on WORM media from IBM, EMC, HP, Plasmon and others, along with what formats are suited to what applications.