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Welcome to our technology content channel sponsored by Eze Castle Integration, where you'll find great content on a variety of technology and operations topics, such as managed services, cyber security, due diligence, outsourcing and more.

For more than two decades, Eze Castle Integration has been the premier provider of technology solutions to the investment management industry, servicing hedge funds, private equity firms and other financial services organizations. We support more than 650 clients around the world - a true testament to the global network of clients and partners we have connected with. Our IT and private cloud services are industry-leading, and we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality levels of service and support to our clients each and every day, 24x7x365.

From 3-user startups to 300+ user established funds, we assist investment firms around the world with their IT, cybersecurity, outsourcing and technology consulting needs.

Olivia Munro, EzeCastle Integration

Seven questions to help you evaluate your firm's IT vulnerabilities

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 08:06

By Olivia Munro, EzeCastle Integration – With Cybersecurity Awareness Month steadily approaching in October, there's no time like the present to evaluate your firm's IT vulnerabilities and take steps to mitigate these threats. When looking for vulnerabilities in your organisation's IT, there are questions you can ask yourself to help you pinpoint the vulnerabilities and remediate the findings. Continue reading for 7 questions to ask yourself when beginning to evaluate your IT security. »

Seven steps to create a business continuity plan

Thu, 11/10/2018 - 16:49

By Amanda Daly, EzeCastle Integration - When confronted with unexpected business disruptions, alternative investment firms must react swiftly, methodically and successfully or else risk significant financial loss. This level of response requires extensive business continuity planning to ensure allspects of a firm’s business are evaluated and protected. In this blog, we will help you create a Business Continuity Plan and help you identify which threats pose a risk to your firm.  »

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Eze Castle launches an educational series for cybersecurity awareness month

Fri, 28/09/2018 - 17:48

You may have read in our recent blog posts that October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Of course, at Eze Castle Integration, we love to talk about IT security for alternative investment and professional services firms. »

Olivia Munro, EzeCastle Integration

Importance of keeping applications up to date

Fri, 28/09/2018 - 17:29

By Olivia Munro (pictured), Eze Castle Integration – From a personal perspective, there are a variety of reasons that individuals update applications on their personal devices (think mobile phone or iPad). For example, with Social Media applications drivers to update include new features, faster load times, and bug fixes. But from a business perspective, it is imperative to keep applications up to date on your devices. »

Technology risk

How is your firm mitigating technology risk?

Fri, 21/09/2018 - 12:34

Investment risk plays an important role in the life of a hedge fund manager, but technology risk should not. When it comes to your firm’s technology systems and operations, you want things to run efficiently, not add more stress to your already crowded plate. »

Amisha Shah, EzeCastle Integration

Your guide to building a strong human firewall

Fri, 21/09/2018 - 12:28

By Amisha Shah, EzeCastle Integration – With ‘Cybersecurity month’ approaching next month, now is the perfect time for firms to reflect on what’s often classed as a key contributing factor to cyber breaches – its employees. We hate to admit it, but human error tends to be the weakest link of any defence practices firms have in place. »

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How is your firm mitigating technology risk?

Thu, 13/09/2018 - 10:48

By Eze Castle Integration – Investment risk plays an important role in the life of a hedge fund manager, but technology risk should not. When it comes to your firm’s technology systems and operations, you want things to run efficiently, not add more stress to your already crowded plate. »

Olivia Munro, EzeCastle Integration

Multi-cloud vs hybrid cloud: Differences and similarities

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 12:19

By Olivia Munro, EzeCastle Integration - When it comes to cloud terminology, the definitions can be...cloudy...for lack of a better word. While cloud computing is considered a business imperative, it can be complicated trying to decipher which model is best for your firm. Traditionally, the financial sector has outsourced to the private cloud due to the security it provides around the industry's highly classified and sensitive data. Now, many firms are moving to a hybrid cloud strategy, a mix of public and private cloud models.  »

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Top considerations when evaluating an IT provider for your firm

Sun, 02/09/2018 - 10:30

By Amanda Daly, EzeCastle Integration – If you are launching a new firm or enhancing the operational efficiency of an existing firm, choosing an external provider to outsource your IT needs is an important decision that should be made after careful consideration and evaluation. To help with the evaluation process, here are our top considerations to keep in mind when evaluating IT providers and which best suits the needs of your firm. »

Cybersecurity

Taking a layered approach to cybersecurity

Mon, 30/04/2018 - 10:30

Every fund manager knows that the risks of cyber attacks impacting the way they do business are exponentially rising. For some managers, knowing the proper approach to cybersecurity, within the limits of available resources and budget, can feel disorientating.  »

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