Eze Castle Integration Climbs VARBusiness 500 as Leading Technology and Solution ProviderBOSTON – June 26, 2007 – Eze Castle Integration, Inc., a leading provider of technology and IT services to hedge fund and investment firms, today announced it is ranked on CMP Technology’s VARBusiness 500, a listing of the biggest and best solution providers in the North American IT reseller channel. Eze Castle moved up 33 spots to #395, based on the strong demand in 2006 for its premier IT support and consulting services and business protection service portfolio, which includes disaster recovery, business continuity planning and storage solutions.
Companies listed on the VARBusiness 500 are the leading revenue producers among solution provider organizations in North America. The ranking is based on gross worldwide revenue of hardware and software sales, as well as earnings from professional and managed IT services. “Companies such as Eze Castle Integration listed on the VARBusiness 500 play critical roles in providing the proper IT strategies and systems to corporations and institutions to help drive business forward. We congratulate them on their success,” said CMP Channel Editorial Director, Robert C. DeMarzo.
Eze Castle has more than 450 customers within the financial and hedge fund markets, and the combined assets under management of Eze Castle’s clients surpass $300 billion. The company is focused on delivering premier IT services and technology solutions that reduce operational risk, increase efficiency and maximize technology for business gain. In 2006, Eze Castle achieved year-over-year revenue growth of 28 percent, based on growing demand for its Eze Disaster Recovery and Storage Area Networking solutions.
“Our new ranking on the 2007 VARBusiness 500 underscores our leadership in helping financial firms generate value from their IT investments,” said Bob Guilbert, managing director at Eze Castle Integration. “Implementing core technology initiatives such as business continuity, IT disaster recovery and mobility strategies are top priorities for financial and investment firms, and Eze Castle is the vendor of choice to manage these critical IT initiatives.”
The VARBusiness 500 is compiled annually by the editors of VARBusiness magazine. The 2007 rankings are available online at www.varbusiness.com.
About Eze Castle Integration
Eze Castle Integration (www.eci.com) is the leading provider of technology and IT services to the investment industry. The company’s products and services include Startup and Relocation, Outsourced Technology Support, Telecommunications, Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery, Archiving, Storage, and Internet Service. Eze Castle Integration is headquartered in Boston and has offices in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Minneapolis and Greenwich, CT.