Julio Gomez, Financial Insights
Technology executives will spend the year retooling for the borderless war that is the new capital markets. Shifting market structure, morphing buy-side/sell-side roles, and mushrooming execution destinations and asset classes are all bringing the monolithic, centralized IT organization with long-term project planning to its knees. It's going to be all about rapid rollout of services -- prioritized by customer demand -- and focus on capabilities that differentiate in the market. Unless, of course, we all drown in the data tsunami.