GREENWICH, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Edge Technology Group, a leading global technology advisory and fully-managed IT service provider for alternative investment managers, announces 200 public cloud projects completed since the start of the pandemic, a milestone accelerated by a fast and aggressive move to more consolidated and dispersed working models.
With clients ranging from the world’s largest global hedge funds, to single and multi-family offices, private equity firms, and asset managers worldwide, Edge has delivered a expertly-designed public cloud configurations to address the specific business needs of this disparate client base. A few recent implementations that Edge has executed for clients include an AWS compute cluster for a +$20 billion global hedge fund, a multi-cloud, VDI enhanced security platform applied to a 100% remote work experience for a $4 billion multi-strategy launch, a full-cloud deployment and cloud backup for a $1 billion private equity launch, and an O365 migration for 60 people, incorporating SharePoint for a $3 billion global hedge fund.
“As a Tier-1 Direct Cloud Solution Provider with Microsoft, Edge provides customers with public cloud solutions built within a secure and compliant platform,” explained John Pecoraro, COO. “Edge delivers premier white-glove service and 24x7 global support and monitoring to ensure an outstanding user experience,” John added.
Edge’s public cloud platform is protected in Edge’s world-class security. This includes unique policy-enforced protection and integration with enhanced security services. Edge leverages Microsoft and 3rd party security patching configured and evolved in-line with regulator, industry and investor demands. Like all other Edge Technology Group products and services, the company’s public cloud offering is designed to meet the requirements of global financial regulators and institutional investor operational due diligence.
“Our public cloud clients’ security estates are designed and implemented by a global team of fully-certified cloud engineers and architects, and then managed by a regional CISSP Certified Information Security Officer. In addition, Edge maintains various certifications to support the data and risk management requirements of our alternative investment clients, including ISO 27001, SOC 2, and UKAS,” stated Tom Mazzola, Head of Information Security, Americas.
Edge was named Best Cloud Services Provider at the Hedgeweek European Awards 2021, and the company was recognized as Best IT Consultancy Service to the hedge fund sector by HFM’s Global 2021 US Technology Awards.
About Edge Technology Group
Edge Technology Group is a sector-focused consultancy, exclusively representing alternative investment managers globally. Edge offers fully managed IT services and complete cloud solutions. The company delivers immediate, flexible and proprietary solutions that satisfy the needs of hedge funds, private equity firms, family offices and asset managers worldwide. Edge has 8 locations across Asia Pacific, Europe and the US, including Singapore, Hong Kong, Sydney, London, New York, San Francisco, Austin and Greenwich, CT.