Read on for the latest announcements on how Beacon’s clients, people, and technology are crafting the future of financial services in the cloud, as well as our insights on challenges facing the industry and how we help solve them.
If you are a quantitative analyst, Jupyter Notebook is a great application for researching signals, evaluating pricing models, and experimenting with data sets too large or complicated to do on spreadsheets. Jupyter Notebook makes it easy to run research, visualize
Protecting data and intellectual property is critical to any business, but especially to those, like financial services, that are essentially information processors. Cybersecurity often focuses on data theft, ransomware, and other attacks directed at that valuable information. However, protecting the
Few things in life are perfect. Data, like life, often needs to be revised, corrected, or updated as new information is received, or as new modeling perspectives evolve. Being able to change items in a database is great, but what
This white paper examines Beacon’s software development lifecycle (SDLC) processes and the DevSecOps methodologies on which they are based. Another paper describes the shared responsibility model for cloud infrastructure and operations with secure installation and isolation of each customer’s operating
There are always great ideas coming out of R&D and Quant environments. But turning these ideas into actionable trading solutions that can capture new business and generate additional advantages takes far too long—whether you are trying to roll out a
As we meet with companies who are looking to move applications and capabilities to the cloud, one of the most common questions that we get is: “Why do I need Beacon if I already have [insert cloud stack component]?” What’s
Digital transformation initiatives are everywhere in the financial sector. Firms of all sizes are striving to become faster, boost innovation, and ultimately build or strengthen their competitive advantages. But what does this mean for those on the front lines of
One of the great things about cloud-based and open source software is how many options there are and how fast everything moves. That is also one of the most difficult things about it. Python, machine learning, data science, and other
Beacon Platform’s developer platform empowers customers with the ability to quickly build data-drivenapplications. Beacon announced a technology and go-to-market partnership with Snowflake, the Data Cloud company to enable financial developers to quickly build data-driven applications leveraging Snowflake’s modern data platform.