said its Global Financial Network (GFN) is offering Rockefeller Group Technology Services (RGTS
) customers a secure and reliable connection between them and other major financial firms.
RGTS provides high quality, reliable service and solutions, specifically tailored to each client’s singular business needs. Hibernia Atlantic (News
) is a TransAtlantic submarine transport cable provider.
Hibernia Atlantic owns a TransAtlantic submarine and terrestrial cable network with over 55 redundant network Points of Presence throughout Canada, the U.S., U.K. and Europe. The company says that the GFN was specifically built to meet the demanding performance and reliability requirements of the financial community.
RGTS already offers its customers easy-to-manage, carrier-grade Ethernet network, and a New York metro network completely independent of the Incumbent Local Exchange Carriers (ILECs) and combined with the capacities of the GFN the financial community will now get a fast active service, low-latency and high performance solution. This community, serving global banks, investment firms and financial exchanges, can take advantage of diverse, low-latency network service, with dedicated connection options.
“With a single network connection, our financial customers are linking to hundreds of other global banks and financial exchanges via Hibernia’s GFN,” said John Tarduno, president and CEO of RGTS. “And for customers that require direct access to key financial exchanges and firms, we can provide a point-to-point connectivity solution which includes guaranteed speed and accuracy. This network access is designed to provide operational excellence, the kind of service our customers have come to expect from RGTS for the past two decades.”
Hibernia Atlantic officials state that GFN’s network is engineered for high speed and improved delivery of financial data allowing customers to enjoy its full range of services and support. The technology the network is based on can offer round-the-clock all-day security and monitoring options for all customers trading. The solution can analyze the issues faced by automated traders and provide portability between financial trades.
The officials add that a single connection to the GFN is all it takes to gain access to over 750 global banks, financial exchanges and trading platforms. And with the combined strength of RGTS and GFN more clients can now enjoy a secure, end-to-end solution while realizing network cost savings. RGTS customers that are looking for connections to financial markets can enjoy speed to market as Hibernia continues to guarantee turn up times in five business days on the GFNNathesh is a contributing editor for TMCnet. To read more of Nathesh's articles, please visit his columnist page.
Edited by Tim Gray