June’s live Cloud Wars Expo event featured dozens of industry leaders allowing the Acceleration Economy team access to the inner workings of the greatest growth market the world has ever known.
If you missed the Expo or just want to catch up on sessions you were not able to attend, then you’re in luck. We recorded more than 40 hours of education sessions from the event, which are available for free to Acceleration Economy subscribers. We’re also previewing the content in this series of Moments, which feature highlights from each session.
In this Cloud Wars Expo Moment, moderated by IBM Cloud’s Utpal Mangla and Acceleration Economy analyst Wayne Sadin, IBM’s Doc Vaidhyanathan addresses the importance of financial services industry clouds.
00:01 — The cloud was initially seen as a simple technology transformation available on-demand.
00:45 — A generic pay-as-you-go cloud platform isn’t enough to address the specific needs of each industry. Specialization makes the cloud more valuable for each individual industry. A specialized cloud can meet industry-specific needs, such as financial services.
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