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Eze Castle Integration Honored with Microsoft's 2009 New York Metro Area General Manager Award

Boston, July 21, 2009 – Eze Castle Integration, Inc., a leading provider of technology and IT services to hedge funds and investment firms, today announced it was given the East Region Small and Medium Business New York Area General Manager Award as part of Microsoft’s 2009 East Region Partner Awards Program. Eze Castle was chosen out of an extensive field of Microsoft partners for delivering market-leading customer solutions built on Microsoft technology.

Honored as part of the 2009 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, Eze Castle was selected for its ongoing work and success with Microsoft in helping financial firms create and support optimal technology environments tailored to meet their business and investment needs. Its recognition with the East Region Small and Medium Business New York Area General Manager Award highlights Eze Castle’s deep expertise in Microsoft technologies and commitment to delivering Microsoft-powered solutions that reduce infrastructure risk for clients.

“Microsoft places a strong emphasis on the worth of our partners and, as a company, we want to highlight their commitment of delivering solutions and applications to customers,” said Kim Tubbs-Herron, general manager of east region market development team, Microsoft. “The exceptional performance, tremendous contributions, and outstanding achievements of our partners should be recognized over the past year.”

With this award and its Microsoft Gold Certified Partner status, Eze Castle continues to be recognized for possessing the highest level of competence and proficiency with Microsoft technologies. Eze Castle and Microsoft have worked together for over 14 years, and in 1995, Eze Castle built for Fleet Bank one of the first all Microsoft NT trading floors in the world. Today, Eze Castle continues to innovate with Microsoft products and has a deep technical team that possesses Professional Series and Master Series Microsoft Certifications.

“Microsoft’s recognition of Eze Castle validates the ongoing success the two companies have in servicing the financial industry, and of our joint work in creating long-term relationships that provide the highest level of value to our clients,” said Bob Guilbert, managing director at Eze Castle Integration. “Our partnership with Microsoft reflects a deep commitment throughout Eze Castle to gain insight, knowledge, and expertise that helps our clients build and maintain their IT infrastructure without extra expenses, training, and oversight.”

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, Professional Services, Telecommunications, Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery, Archiving, Storage, and Internet Service. Eze Castle Integration is headquartered in Boston and has offices in Chicago, London, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, New York, San Francisco, and Stamford.