Posts by Ely Pinto

Guest blogger Ely Pinto has more than 20 years' experience in cybersecurity for the financial services industry. He likes music, photography, travel, and the great outdoors.

From the Cloud

Will Financial Services Move to the Cloud?

By , December 6, 2016

Will financial services move to the cloud? This question has been asked so many times its surprising the answer still surprises so many people. Beginning with the arrival of Shadow IT services, financial institutions have had a presence in the cloud for a long time. Today, more and more companies of all sizes are actively moving applications, data, and even infrastructure to the cloud. ‎ Something which has changed over the years is the ability of security professionals to detect Shadow IT and hosted applications in use by the company. Made possible with the advent of next-gen firewalls and advanced content filters,…