Mobile device usage has exploded in recent years, leading many firms to permit employees to connect personal mobile devices to their proprietary systems. This change in how businesses share information, commonly referred to as the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) movement, is now making inroads into the financial services space.
The consumerization of devices - the expansion of mainstream consumer mobile product usage into business and government organizations - is changing the way asset management firms look at their file sharing processes. CIOs and CTOs are realizing the need to fortify their consumer-grade products with industrial-strength sync and share services to provide secure access to proprietary files from any device.
Patrick Mullevey, Executive Director of Systems Integration at Gravitas, discusses the trend with Alex Tabb of TABB Group: