LONDON & NEW YORK & HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Technology Optionsthe leading provider of cloud-based managed services to global financial markets, today announced its eighth Microsoft Gold Partner Status competency in Data Platform.
Gold Partner status is only awarded to the top 1% of Microsoft Partners and is a recognized mark of the highest standards in technology and business performance worldwide.
Microsoft Data platform The competency demonstrates Options’ ability to ensure client database systems operate effectively with data protected from unauthorized access and categorized so that it can be translated into business information.
This accolade is the latest addition to Options’ global cloud-independent platform. This follows the company’s receipt of Microsoft Gold Partner skills in Collaboration and content, Security, Cloud solutions for small and medium businesses, Cloud productivity, Cloud platform, Project and portfolio managementand Communication.
President and CEO of Options, Danny Mooresaid, “Our strategic partnership with Microsoft continues to produce a unique blend of technical innovation, expertise, and now a long list of cloud credentials that deliver lasting credibility and capability to our customers in the cloud markets. capital.
We are delighted to obtain our latest Microsoft accreditation in Data Platform. This recognition enables Options to deliver best-in-class data solutions, as well as a secure, resilient and cloud-agnostic platform. »
Today’s news is the latest in a series of announcements for Options, including its win for Best Employee Development Program at the Irish News Workplace & Employment Awards, VMware Cloud Verified Status in LHCand the launch of Quantify and Data Store some products.
In 2019, Options received an investment from a Boston-based private equity firm, Abry Partners. This investment allowed Options to accelerate its growth strategy and develop its technology platform while expanding its reach in major financial centers around the world.
About options (www.options-it.com):
Options Technology is the #1 provider of IT infrastructure for global capital markets firms, supporting their operations and ecosystems.
Founded in 1993, the company began life as a provider of hedge fund technology services. Today, the company provides high-performance managed trading infrastructure and cloud-managed services to more than 550 companies worldwide, delivering an agile and scalable platform in an investment bank-grade cybersecurity wrapper.
Options clients include major global investment banks, hedge funds, funds of funds, proprietary trading firms, market makers, broker/dealers, private equity firms and exchanges . With offices in 8 key cities; New York, Toronto, Chicago, London, Belfast, Hong Kong, Singapore and Auckland, Options is well placed to serve its clients on-site and remotely.
In 2019, Options secured a significant growth investment of Abry Partners, a Boston-based industry-focused private equity firm. This investment allowed Options to significantly accelerate its growth strategy to further invest in its technology platform and expand its reach in major financial centers around the world.
Options was named among the UK’s Leading Growth Companies in the 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018 and 2017 Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 rankings.
About Abry Partners (www.abry.com)
Abry is one of the most experienced and successful industry-focused private equity investment firms in North America. Since its inception in 1989, the firm has completed more than $82 billion in leveraged transactions and other private equity or preferred equity investments. Currently, the firm manages over $5.0 billion of capital in its active funds.