Jost Hoppermann

Vice President, Principal Analyst serving Application Development & Delivery PROFESSIONALS

Jost serves Application Development & Delivery Professionals, particularly in financial services. As an analyst, he is an expert on a number of architecture and technology topics in global banking, such as off-the-shelf banking platforms (including core banking), banking architecture, banking platform transformation, multichannel platforms, architecture, and strategy. He also led research into the business and technology aspects of banking in the future (banking in 2023).

During his more than ten years with Forrester, Jost has provided strategic analysis and pragmatic advice to executives, operational-level managers, and architects on topics such as strategy plans, architecture development, governance, and large-scale software development, integration, and deployment. As a conference speaker and quoted expert, Jost has addressed numerous topics, such as industry trends, implementation, and the operation and migration of applications and systems, as well as the economic and strategic issues around these technologies.

Previous Work Experience

Jost came to Forrester through its acquisition of Giga Information Group. Prior to Giga, Jost was director of architecture at DG Bank, where he was responsible for the medium- and long-term development of architecture and related topics and for the definition of the technology part of its multichannel strategy. He was the chairman of the bank's architecture decision body. Prior to joining DG, Jost worked as a technology consultant for eight years. He was responsible for a consulting practice that ran projects in the architecture and information technology space. Earlier, Jost worked on database systems, operating systems, software development, Unix standardization, and IT security, including contributions to the German and European IT security criteria.

Education

Jost holds the German equivalent of a master's degree in computer science from the RWTH Aachen University.

Jost Hoppermann's Research

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Anatomy Of A Disaster — Learn From Major Banking Platform Transformation Failures

    Many banks are struggling to succeed in today's challenging environment, thanks to more demanding customers; digital disruption; increasing levels of supervisory regulation; and the need for gre...

    • Downloads: 130
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: The Forrester Wave™: Customer-Centric Global Banking Platforms, Q3 2014

    In Forrester's 74-criteria evaluation of customer-centric global banking platforms vendors, we identified the eight most significant software providers — FIS, Infosys, Oracle, Polaris Fina...

    • Downloads: 229
  • For eBusiness & Channel Strategy Professionals

    Report: Choose The Right Mobile Banking Solution

    Rising mobile banking adoption, coupled with increasing customer expectations, means banks are under pressure to develop advanced mobile banking capabilities. Urgent business needs often make ba...

    • Downloads: 1456
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Brief: Banking Platforms Need To Become Customer Centric

    Banks need to provide a consistent and enjoyable customer experience along the whole customer engagement life cycle. To ensure process and data consistency, banks must embed a banking system of ...

    • Downloads: 167
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Customer-Facing Solutions Are Driving Banking Platform Deals

    Changing dynamics in the banking platform market have created new obstacles and opportunities for banks that need a new platform to better serve their customers. Forrester surveyed 29 vendors of...

    • Downloads: 178
  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

    Report: The Future Shape Of Banking Architecture In 2023

    Forrester's research on banking IT in 2023 identified a series of requirements and the architectural layers of the future banking platform. The key layers show: (1) a focus on personalized custo...

    • Downloads: 2752
  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

    Report: The Forrester Wave™: Global Banking Platforms, Q1 2009

    Forrester evaluated world-leading banking platform products across 108 criteria and found that Infosys Technologies with Finacle, TCS Financial Solutions (TCSFS) with TCS BaNCS, and Temenos with...

    • Downloads: 2000
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Increase Flexibility By Embracing Future Business And Technology Trends

    This report outlines Forrester's vision for the future of business applications. It summarizes the key business drivers and trends that are reshaping the value proposition of business applicatio...

    • Downloads: 1872
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Solution Overview: Internet/Multichannel Banking Platforms

    Forrester surveyed a total of 16 vendors offering a variety of different Internet/multichannel banking solutions. The overall outcome? Many of the solutions enable multichannel business processe...

    • Downloads: 2077
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: The Banking Platform Of The Future

    Ubiquitous banking, industrialization, new core competencies, and the right balance of collaboration among competitors are key drivers for the banking platform of the future. A new interaction- ...

    • Downloads: 1954
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