Thu, Jun 30, 2016
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. Blackstone buys minority stake in New York-based credit hedge fund Marathon[more]

    Benedicte Gravrand, Opalesque Geneva: Blackstone Strategic Capital Holdings Fund, a vehicle managed by Blackstone Alternative Asset Management (BAAM), has acquired a passive, minority interest in Marathon Asset Management, for an undisclosed sum. Based in New York,

  2. Investing - Soros, Druckenmiller among hedgies profiting in market plunge, Hedge funds were most bullish on bonds since 2004 before Brexit, Surprise Brexit vote unleashes scramble for dollars, High-yield hit on Brexit but no panic selling, Scientist turned hedge fund founder lured to pound, euro, Hedge fund avoids commodities, posts big gains[more]

    Soros, Druckenmiller among hedgies profiting in market plunge From HITC.com: Bullish positions in gold and volatility and well-timed short bets on China and emerging markets, among other areas, were some of the trades that benefited hedge funds on Friday as markets digested Britons' s

  3. Manager Profile - A 26-year old hedge fund manager called Brexit — here's what he thinks about the historic vote[more]

    From Businessinsider.com: Taylor Mann is not your typical fund manager. The twenty-six year old Texas A&M graduate manages Pine Capital in Larue, Texas (population 160), where he resides with his three-year old daughter. Also atypical compared with many of the largest funds out there, Mann makes

  4. People - Mariner Investment’s co-CIO Williams to leave $5.5bn firm, IOOF hires new alternatives portfolio manager[more]

    Mariner Investment’s co-CIO Williams to leave $5.5bn firm From Bloomberg.com: Basil Williams, co-chief investment officer of Mariner Investment Group, is leaving the $5.5 billion hedge-fund firm after negotiations to renew his contract failed. Williams will stay in his role until t

  5. Hedge Fund Due Diligence Exchange offers complete due diligence reports at $1500[more]

    Matthias Knab, Opalesque: HFDDX is offering complete alternative investment due diligence reports at $1500 US. Industry professionals can simply go to www.hfddx.com and indicate their interest in sponsoring one or more DD Reports for $1500 each.