In February, Options partnered with security analytics specialist, Observable Networks. In a guest post, Observable explain the benefits of this partnership and how it will impact network security right across the global capital markets industry.
We recently announced a new partnership with Options, the leading managed service and IT infrastructure provider to the global capital markets industry.
The launch of a portfolio accounting system as versatile and robust as Advent Geneva (now SS&C Advent Geneva) can pay off for the users in feelings of clarity and mastery that are almost intoxicating. The feelings that tend to accompany the thought of an upgrade, on the other hand, are more sobering. Upgrades daunt the otherwise dauntless.
Moving office is rarely a straightforward and hassle-free process. The Pandora’s Box of technology requests, there are no shortage of potential setbacks to both your team, and your business.
Earlier this month, Options partnered with leading security provider, Observable Networks, to provide better network security for clients. To help you understand why this partnership is so important – and how it will help Options clients protect their most sensitive data – we thought we’d take a closer look at three IT trends that make legacy security solutions obsolete.
2015 was an exciting year for Options. It included an acquisition, expansions in London and New York, new clients, new partners and a whole host of new platform technology -- but these only tell a fraction of the Options story in 2015.
Our plans for 2016 are equally exciting but before we get to those we wanted to share some key insights from 2015.
I have always had a passion for technology. I love that with some logical thinking, a little troubleshooting and a bit of trial and error, (nearly) every IT problem can be solved. Of course, solving the problem often involves some long hours sat in front of a computer but the satisfaction of finding a solution makes it worth the effort.
Greenwich Research recently published a report focused on the changing role of the broker dealer, and in particular that of the sales trader. It’s a useful look inside the dynamics of an industry that has seen dramatic changes in the form of lower margin and customer spend, further compounded by an abundance of competition steadily eliminating differentiators over time.
Last week we announced that Mediolanum, the Dublin-based asset management arm of the Mediolanum Banking Group, had chosen Options as its new managed application and hosting provider. On the back of that news, we wanted to explore further why a fully managed application solution makes good business sense for your firm.
To download Options’ most recent cybersecurity whitepaper click here.
John Bryant, Options CTO, recently spoke to Hedgeweek on how the company is constantly working to stay ahead of the risks posed to the hedge fund industry by cybersecurity issues. Read the full interview below:
Q. What are you doing to manage and enhance the security of the Options private cloud environment?
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