Boston, MA ˆ October 25, 2011 ˜ Sidera Networks, the premier provider of fiber optic-based network solutions, announces its participation at the Wall Street Technology Association‚s (WSTA) seminar, „Cloud Computing in Financial Services‰ taking place on October 27th in Boston, MA. The Boston seminar focuses on the rapid adoption of cloud-based solutions by the financial services industry.
Mary Stanhope, Senior Director of Product and Marketing of Sidera Networks will lead the session titled, „Financial Services Have Reached the Cloud Tipping Point.‰ The session will present the findings of Sidera Networks‚ survey of IT decision makers who are focused on understanding the growth, drivers and adoption of IT and cloud services in the financial industry. It will also explore how financial companies are looking to use, and connect to the cloud.
Sidera has built the industry’s first large-scale, low-latency financial services network, providing customers with a direct connection between key financial exchanges and major data centers throughout the New York, New Jersey and Chicago areas. Services available over this low latency network include Ethernet, Wavelength, dark fiber and colocation.
The Wall Street Technology Association is a not-for-profit educational organization that focuses on technologies, operational approaches, and business issues for the global financial community. WSTA offers seminars, roundtables, panel discussions, leading-edge showcases, social events and networking opportunities.