Is your business truly ready for the future? Are you falling behind the competition but don’t know why? The truth is, the future is now – and it won’t wait around for you to change. It’s time to get ahead of your competito...
The workplace of today and the workplace two decades ago differ in monumental ways. In the past, workers sat at their desks all day, communicating via SQL interfaces and fax machines. Now with modern technology and collaboration platforms, employ...
With 2017 well underway, it seems like a good point to pause, reflect and take stock. In the past year, we have experienced historic changes, setting a new precedent. Brexit, the Trump election and 0%-interest rates being some of the most notable...
During the last ICP training one of the trainees asked me: “So, ok. You are telling us the cool stuff, unicorns and fairies. But in the real life we have to deal with a zillion of real-life-problems. For example we have several teams contri...
In 2015, Excelian was engaged to replace a critical end-of-day (EOD) and intraday rates marking system at a prominent Australian investment bank. Migration to a big data solution was not a foregone conclusion so complex considerations were involv...
Here's what you need to remember from this year's European edition of the Martech conference.


Why is Martech growing?

Why are Martech/AdTech and other technologies in the field of marketing growing so rapidly? The answer is si...
We all know that there are 3 roles defined in Scrum: Development Team Member, Product Owner, and Scrum Master. There is no doubt that Development Team Member is a full time job, and that Product Owner probably is too. At least, most of us can ima...
How did Mache come into existence?

Financial Services, in particular Investment Banks, have always had a heavy reliance on large scale compute grids with a typical compute grid ranging from 2,000 up to 50,000 compute cores. Traditionally...