Wed, Apr 1, 2015
A A A
Welcome Guest
Free Trial RSS
Get FREE trial access to our award winning publications
Opalesque Radio

Addressing Operational Challenges Facing Hedge Funds with Cloud Solutions
Radio Feature 85: Sona Blessing in conversation with Bob Guilbert
 
Friday, October 25, 2013

radio Bob Guilbert is Managing Director at Eze Castle Integration, the leading provider of technology consulting and private cloud services to the hedge fund and investment firm industry worldwide.
With more than 20 years of IT experience, he is responsible for leading all of the firm's marketing, partnership and product development functions. In this radio podcast he shares their survey findings and elaborates on cloud usage within the alternative investment industry.

 Download this feature as MP3 (21.61 MB)

 
Listen to the complete feature
Addressing Operational Challenges Facing Hedge Funds with Cloud Solutions

Duration: 09:28 

  logo

Or listen to selected sub-features
  • Q1 - Can you tell us something about the hedge fund clients you service and the kinds of challenges they are confronted with today?
    How can such hedge funds differentiate themselves?
    What are the business needs that make such hedge funds consider or switch to cloud based solutions?

    Duration: 02:39 


  • Q2 - So how has Eze Castle seen the rate of cloud adoption increase over the last few years?
    What are the different ways in which cloud based solutions can be used?

    Duration: 01:18 


  • Q3 - Are hedge funds primarily using public, private or hybrid clouds?

    Duration: 00:32 


  • Q4 - How can hedge funds achieve improved disaster recovery and business continuity?
    What level of security does it, and can it offer in the context of cyber crime?

    Duration: 02:33 


  • Q5 - Based on your survey findings, security is identifiable as a primary reason for hedge funds to embrace the private cloud. What sort of security practices should firms be looking to put in place, or expect from their service providers?

    Duration: 01:23 


  • Q6 - How are you expecting hedge fund service related technology to evolve?
    Will cloud based services still be the technology-of-choice for investment firms?

    Duration: 01:03 



Radio Link
  • Top Forwarded
  • Top Tracked
  • Top Searched
  1. Other Voices: Does the hedge fund industry benefit society?[more]

    This article was authored by Don Steinbrugge, Chairman of Agecroft Partners, a US-based global consulting and third party marketing firm for hedge funds. It is no secret that the hedge fund industry is viewed negatively by a la

  2. Private credit comes into focus for investors[more]

    Bailey McCann, Opalesque New York: As investors look for a way out of the low yield/no yield environment, private credit is becoming an increasingly attractive asset class, according to a white paper from Bayshore Capital Advisors. Private credit has grown steadily since the financial crisis as

  3. Other Voices: The role of diversification in CTA portfolios[more]

    2014 brought a resurgence of managed futures strategies, or CTAs, which performed very well as a whole, outperforming all other hedge fund strategies. However, a closer look reveals that there was a wide range of performance, or return dispersion, across managers. The bottom line? Not all CTAs

  4. Neuberger Berman unit buys 20% stake in activist hedge fund Jana Partners for $2bn[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: Neuberger Berman’s unit Dyal Capital Partners bought a 20% stake in activist hedge fund firm Jana Partners worth $2bn, WSJ.com reports. The deal comes as activi

  5. Hedge fund launches fall again, $1bn funds found to outperform even smaller hedge funds[more]

    Komfie Manalo, Opalesque Asia: The number of new hedge fund launches fell again in 2014, the third consecutive year of decline, while fund liquidations saw their first drop since 2010, according to the latest HFR Market Microstructure Industry Report released by industry data provider HFR. Acc