Cloud infrastructure provider helps hedge funds embrace new levels of cost predictability, business continuity and scalability
New York, NY — Abacus Group LLC (http://abacusgroupllc.com/)
Today’s challenging market environment continues to impose new cost pressures and regulatory demands on asset managers, forcing top-tier, new and emerging hedge funds and private equity funds to identify new methods to better allocate IT resources and lower operating costs while still adding measurable value. As a result, more and more funds are choosing Abacus as a partner for their IT services, deploying the AbacusFLEX platform to run all their IT as a service in the most cost-effective manner available. AbacusFLEX offers the flexibility to host any application, the scalability to add resources as needed, and the assurance that data is always available, secure and protected.
Other key milestones for Abacus over the past 12 months include:
· Launch of StorageBurst (http://www.abacusgroupllc.com/
· Introduction of AbacusVoice (http://www.hedgeweek.com/
· Partnerships with key technology providers, including SS&C Technologies (http://www.abacusgroupllc.com/
· Successful completion of the Type 2 Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements Certification (SSAE16) (http://www.abacusgroupllc.com/
· Recognition in the top 50 of MSPmentor’s Top 501 Managed Service Providers (http://www.mspmentor.net/
· Continued expansion into new data centers, including the newly opened Equinix NY5 data center facility in Secaucus, NJ, with a strong focus in the financial sector; Abacus now hosts in four geographically disperse facilities, enabling increased redundancy and high availability
“It was critical to us to work with a provider that understands our business, and could deliver secure and flexible infrastructure. We were also conscious about emerging regulatory requirements, and needed a provider that could help us archive and access data we might need to comply,” said Brian Kessler, chief financial officer and chief compliance officer, Tourbillon Capital Partners, L.P.
“Abacus’ sustained growth is a testament to our industry expertise and knowledge of hedge funds’ unique challenges,”
About Abacus Group LLC
Abacus Group LLC is an IT solutions firm focused on helping hedge funds and private equity funds deploy and manage hosted IT solutions. Our objective is to provide investment managers and technology executives with solutions to improve their IT service experience. Abacus has developed a scalable, redundant and highly available IT platform to allow investment managers to run all of their technology as a service. The days of purchasing new hardware every few years are over. Abacus manages mirrored data centers throughout the US and provides cost effective and efficient solutions. Firms connect to their IT applications and data through high speed circuits with minimal onsite equipment.
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