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About Eze Castle Integration

Eze Castle Integration is the leading provider of private cloud solutions, technology and IT services for the global alternative asset management industry. Visit www.eci.com to learn more about our complete offerings.

Search Hedge IT Go Which Cloud Model is Best for My Firm?

In the financial services industry, the use of cloud services is now widely accepted for firms of all sizes. Now, startups are almost always selecting a cloud-based infrastructure rather than building out an on-premise IT environment. Meanwhile, established firms are migrating to the cloud when it comes time to do a technology refresh or an office move. Investors are becoming […]

Four Reasons a Hybrid Cloud Approach Improves Disaster Recovery

Historically, disaster recovery has been an unending struggle for companies. A hybrid cloud approach combines many compelling features of the public and private cloud, allowing your firm to leverage a unique platform that meets a broad range of needs for your firm, like disaster recovery. Our newest eBook, Four Reasons a Hybrid Cloud Approach Improves Disaster Recovery, highlights the key advantages that make the Hybrid Cloud ideal […]

9 Steps to Create an Information Security Plan

In today’s changing regulatory and investor landscape, Information Security Plans are critical for alternative investment firms to comply with SEC regulations, due diligence requests and state laws. Our newest eBook, 9 Steps to Create an Information Security Plan, provides the steps and practical tips for your firm to apply to your information security strategy today. The eBook will answer the following questions: What is an Information […]

Why Private Equity Firms Prefer Eze Castle’s Outsourced Cloud Solutions

This article originally appeared in the February 2018 Private Equity Wire Awards Special Report. Eze Castle Integration won Best Technology Outsourcing Cloud Provider. Fund managers face a multitude of pressures today, ranging from regulatory to investor demands for improved transparency and evidence that their data is being stored and secured to the highest standards. This is a lot for PE […]

Don’t Let IoT Spoil Your Love Affair with Technology

In our previous blog post, we shared why Eze Castle Employees love technology! There is no doubt that technology can change and improve the way that we work, socialize, and live – especially with the proliferation of the Internet of Things (IoT). IoT is what allows us to connect everyday objects and devices to the internet, creating smart homes and more. […]

Why Global Private Networks Win at Direct Connectivity and IoT Future Proofing

Whether a network is public or private, there are a variety of forces at work going on behind every action a user sees on the screen. Eze Castle Integration has been experimenting with and improving upon these forces to offer our clients better network connectivity. Here are three reasons your firm should consider upgrading to a global private network. Internet […]

9 Steps to Create an Information Security Plan (Webinar Replay)

In today’s changing regulatory and investor landscape, Information Security Plans are critical for hedge funds and investment management firms to comply with SEC regulations, due diligence requests and state laws. In our recent webinar, we had our in-house information security experts weigh in on Information Security Plans: what they are, why they are important, and the 9 steps your firm can […]

The EU’s GDPR – What Does it Mean for U.S. Based Firms?

As the deadline to the GDPR steadily approaches, it is important to start preparing for the regulation if you haven’t already.  In case you aren’t aware, the EU took a major step to protect their citizens’ personal data and privacy rights by instating the EU Greater Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which is scheduled to go into effect on May 25, […]

Snow’s Coming! Is Your Business Continuity Plan Up to the Test?

As we await the arrival of our first big snowstorm of the season in the New England area, now is ideal time for us to review business continuity steps your hedge fund can follow to prepare. Earlier we sat down with a Certified Business Continuity Planner at Eze Castle Integration to get insights on what hedge funds must consider when preparing for weather related […]

Five Tips for Optimizing Fund Operations & Reducing Costs

With 2018 around the corner many firms are locking down their budgets and looking for opportunities to run more efficiently. Technology is one area where savvy alternative investment firms can optimize their budgets to make room for new IT initiatives. Here’s our list of five technology budget areas to evaluate. Cloud Technology Go Cloud. If you’re still running an on-premise IT […]