Global Relay's Worldwide Partner Network
Our partners are a select group of leaders committed to aligning technology and expertise to jointly deliver integrated enterprise solutions and add value to our customers. Our partners include:
Global Relay's Strategic Partners
Thomson Reuters is the world's leading global market data provider. Global Relay is Thomson Reuters' exclusive Compliance Archiving Partner for Thomson Reuters Messenger Compliance (TRMC) and for Eikon, Thomson Reuters next generation desktop and collaboration platform which launched September 2010. With over 8,000 joint customers worldwide, including 22 of the top 25 global Banks, Global Relay provides Thomson Reuters customers with a one-stop solution for real-time collaboration and compliance to address SEC and FINRA regulatory demands. Global Relay Archive securely logs all Thomson Reuters Messenger content, including Messaging, Chat Rooms, sessions with public IM users, Shared Files and Screen Shots, for both mobile and Web-based users. Thomson Reuters also Federates with Global Relay Message Hub for OCS interoperability, together with Thomson Reuters Messaging.
Edge Technology provides best in class IT consulting and support to alternative asset management firms. Edge offers both private cloud hosting as well as client-side design and support. As a trusted partner to firms ranging from new launches to multi-billion dollar managers, Edge assists its clients in navigating an increasingly sophisticated IT landscape.
Eze Castle Integration (ECI) is a leading provider of technology solutions and IT services to hedge funds and investment firms. Today, over 550 firms rely on Eze Castle to be their single source for strategic IT consulting and support in designing, procuring, deploying and managing their IT and telecommunications infrastructures. ECI works closely with Global Relay to ensure its Hedge Funds clients are compliant with Messaging Archiving, Audit & eDiscovery services for email, IM, Bloomberg ®and BlackBerry. Eze Castle Integration is headquartered in Boston and jointly services clients with Global Relay in America, UK and Asia.
Global Relay's Technology Partners
Global Relay has partnerships for:
- Email Compliance
- IM Compliance
- Social Media Compliance
- Web Archiving Compliance
- Web Development
- Security and Encryption
- Cloud Control Panels
- Auditing Tools
Email & Compliance
Global Relay proudly partners with over 60 of the world's best Hosted Exchange providers. Deployed in a Software-as-a-Service model, Global Relay Archive remains the top rated Archive solution to enable Hosted Exchange providers to deliver Hosted Microsoft Exchange email, BlackBerry Exchange Server (BES) and Microsoft Lync/OCS with full archiving, compliance and eDiscovery. By partnering with Global Relay, Hosted Exchange Archiving includes long-term secure Storage, Outlook/OWA Integration, Personal Archiving, Active Directory Synchronization, PST Migration, Business Continuity and Mobile Archive Access and Search (BlackBerry, iPhone, Android). End users are provided tools for easy search and retrieval of all message types from an unlimited mailbox, anywhere in the world. For more detail, see Hosted Exchange Partners
Global Relay offers the Zimbra Email Collaboration Suite, an enterprise-class email, calendar and collaboration service delivered in a Software-as-a-Service model. With more than 60 million paid mailboxes worldwide, Zimbra as part of VMware Inc., is one of the largest and fastest growing email providers and the leader in open source, next-generation email and collaboration software, setting the standard for web and cloud based collaboration with innovative user experiences, such as a rich AJAX web interface. Zimbra Email Collaboration Suite integrates seamlessly with Global Relay Archive.
Global Relay Archive for Google Apps securely and automatically captures, indexes and archives all email for your company domain hosted on Google Apps. Global Relay provides secure and instant access to your archived message data from virtually anywhere via web, Outlook, and mobile devices. Dito is the Google Apps consultant for Global Relay.
Instant Messaging Compliance
Cisco WebEx Connect delivers XMPP Instant messaging (IM) with user presence, audio, VoIP, video, and integrated web conferencing. Cisco WebEx has a technology partnership with Global Relay to provide Cisco WebEx Connect users with a secure, compliant and efficient messaging solution. Financial sector firms and other highly regulated industries deploy Global Relay Archive to achieve integrated archiving, compliance and eDiscovery with their WebEx Connect messaging.
Pivot 360 is a secure, institutional-strength collaboration and liquidity management platform designed specifically to meet the unique demands of the trader and broker communities. Pivot 360 empowers users with enhanced workflow management, improved workspace organization, and increased productivity. Through its technology partnership with Pivot, Inc., Global Relay integrates with Pivot 360 to ensure that these work flow IM communications are captured and indexed in Global Relay Archive for message auditing, archiving, and reviewing to enable Pivot customers stay compliant and in control.
Global Relay brings compliance support to ICE Chat (formerlyYellowJacket) messaging. ICE Chat is a powerful, peer-to-peer negotiation application designed to meet the advanced needs of OTC traders and brokers for Natural Gas, Power, Crude, Crude Products and Weather markets. ICE Chat's IM transaction and interaction logs can be seamlessly stored in the Global Relay Archive, together with messages from other instant messaging and Unified Communications platforms for unified storage, search, review and auditing to meet regulatory compliance and eDiscovery requirements.
FactSet helps the world's best investment professionals stay ahead of global market trends, access extensive company and industry intelligence, and monitor performance with desktop analytics, mobile applications, and comprehensive data feeds. Purpose built for the global financial professional, FactSet's Instant Messenger service goes beyond traditional messaging to let users share news, charts, and other FactSet financial data components. In addition, FactSet is a member of the exclusive AOL enterprise partnership program, which allows FactSet IM users to easily import and communicate with contacts in the AOL community.
Social Media Compliance
Global Relay developed its solution for LinkedIn archiving and compliance in partnership with LinkedIn. Global Relay Archive for LinkedIn is an in-house built solution that enables your firm to leverage the LinkedIn community while meeting the regulatory requirements for recordkeeping and supervision of electronic messaging found in the financial industry and other sectors. The solution is directly connected to LinkedIn via API to enable the secure capture, indexing and storage of LinkedIn messaging in Global Relay Archive.
HootSuite is a social media management system for businesses and organizations to collaboratively execute campaigns across social networks such as Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Google+ Pages from one secure, web-based dashboard. Advanced functionality includes tools for audience engagement, team collaboration, account security and comprehensive analytics for end-to-end measurement and reporting. Global Relay has partnered with HootSuite to provide social media archiving to HootSuite users as well as bringing social media pre-review and marketing tools to Global Relay users.
Web Archiving Compliance
Advisor Websites is North America’s leading provider of websites designed specifically for financial services professionals. The unique SAAS solution offers a powerful, yet easy to use, content management system with moderation and approval workflows, compliance features and world class customer support. Global Relay has teamed up with Advisor Websites in order to bring a high quality, best of breed website development and maintenance solution to its customers.
Security & Encryption
Echoworx and Global Relay have joined forces to provide a complete end-to-end encrypted email and data loss prevention (DLP) solution in a Software-as-a-Service delivery model. Encrypted Mail Gateway protects emails in transit being shared over the Internet, while fully integrating with the Global Relay Archive's dual AES/RSA encryption for archived data at rest. As a policy-based encryption solution, emails containing sensitive information are automatically encrypted to be in compliance with privacy and security regulations (SOX, HIPAA, GLBA, PCI DSS, Massachusetts Privacy Law), without interrupting employees' day to day workflow.
Cloudmark's industry leading spam and virus detection software is a critical component of Global Relay's multi-layered, continuously updated, email spam and virus filtering system. All email is scanned by Cloudmark's Advanced Message Fingerprinting to detect spam, phishing, and viruses in real time using algorithm patterns. To protect and adapt to new categories of threats, a cache of threat fingerprint patterns is updated every 30-60 seconds based on worldwide feedback loops and the latest spammer tactics.
Cloud Control Panels
Parallels Automation, the Parallels' Cloud Control Panel, incorporates Global Relay's core email archiving technology to allow Hosted Service Providers to quickly bring to market a leading Email Archival solution to meet the needs of regulatory compliance, audit and eDiscovery. Global Relay's Message Archiving solution integrates with the Parallels Microsoft Exchange service module using the Global Relay Archive API plug-in, to automate delivery together with Exchange, BlackBerry, OSC, email filtering, CRM and Sharepoint. Founded in 1999, Parallels is a fast-growing company with more than 700 employees in North America, Europe, and Asia.
Cortex Cloud Control Panel from Citrix enables easy, self-service provisioning of an array of business software solutions such as Citrix XenApp, Exchange, Archiving, Filtering, Sharepoint, OCS and BlackBerry. Cortex Cloud Control Panel offers integrated provisioning of Global Relay Hosted Email Archiving Services via the Global Relay Archive API plug-in, which enables Hosted Exchange providers to offer compliance, legal eDiscovery, mail management and continuity services. Founded in 1989, Citrix combines virtualization, networking, and cloud computing technologies into a full portfolio of products that enable virtual workstyles for users and virtual datacenters for IT.
The WhistleBlower Plus application provides clients at the firm wide level an internal solution for reporting, monitoring, and tracking violations. Now more than ever your company needs to strengthen its compliance and risk management systems to answer changes and restrictions implemented in the Dodd-Frank Act. The Whistleblower provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act provide significantly greater financial incentive for individual employees to seek out and provide the SEC with information that could otherwise be addressed internally. The ability to customize, communicate, and audit new legal and compliance certifications is also a core competency for firms today. You can use WhisteBlower Plus to create any kind of certification you desire through our functionality including those with drop downs, limited responses, or a free text field. The ability to communicate new types of policies, handbooks, or procedures is a common compliance need in today’s evolving regulatory landscape.
Global Relay is the worldwide leader in Hosted Exchange Archiving
Global Relay proudly partners with over 60 of the world's best Hosted Exchange providers. Deployed in a Software-as-a-Service model, Global Relay Archive remains the top rated Archiving solution to enable Hosted Exchange providers to deliver Hosted Microsoft Exchange email, BlackBerry Exchange Server (BES) and Microsoft Lync/OCS with full archiving, compliance and eDiscovery. By partnering with Global Relay, Hosted Exchange Providers can offer:
- Choice of Modules: Business Archiving & eDiscovery; Compliance, Audit & eDiscovery; Personal Archive Search
- Long-term secure, online Storage
- Consolidate Exchange, BlackBerry, OSC, legacy data & PST files with other message types
- Outlook/OWA Integration
- End users search & retrieval of an unlimited mailbox
- Active Directory Synchronization
- PST Migration
- Business Continuity
- Mobile Archive Access and Search (BlackBerry, iPhone, Android)
- Control Panel integration & Archive API
Global Relay's Cloud Message Archiving Services, together with Hosted Exchange provides the ultimate outsourced, full messaging solution for organizations of all sizes.
AppRiver is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider offering spam & virus protection, email encryption and Web protection as well as complete managed services for Microsoft Exchange and Office 365. Through its partnership with Global Relay, AppRiver also delivers a robust email archiving and compliance solution to enable organizations to address stringent legal eDiscovery and regulatory compliance requirements. The company protects 8.5 million mailboxes for more than 47,000 companies worldwide and backs all of its services with a commitment to Phenomenal Care™ — free, 24/7 live customer support provided by company employees.
Cobweb Solutions is a certified Microsoft Gold Hosting Partner with 8 competencies and an ISO accredited provider of hosted Exchange email and collaboration services to more than 6,000 businesses. Cobweb makes best in class business IT solutions available to large and small businesses. Cobweb Solutions offers Hosted Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, Mobile Messaging including BlackBerry & OCS, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, and through our partnership with Global Relay, message archiving and monitoring. Cobweb has embarked on a series of industry best practice certification programmes including ISO9001 - Quality Management and ISO27001 - Information Security Management.
Creating success takes teamwork - here is what some of our current Compliance & Technology Partners have to say about partnering with Global Relay:
Accelerator are the UK's leading hosted IT Solutions provider to the Small/Medium size enterprise sector. Working closely with our customers, Accelerator offers e-mail archiving as part of a comprehensive hosted services solution 'one-stop-shop', backed up by an unrivaled passion to deliver great support.
"Global Relay's email archive solution has never let us down, and we have had 100% satisfaction from our customers with this great product. However, as always it is never just about the product, and we are pleased to have had superb support from the Global Relay team throughout our relationship in providing excellent product training and demos when required."
Ascendant Compliance Management provides a full range of compliance management services. Ascendant helps companies prepare for regulatory registration, provides outsourced compliance management, performs regulatory risk management and infrastructure analysis, and offers due diligence services and compliance training.
"After conducting in-depth due diligence on many archiving vendors, we were pleased to discover Global Relay Archive & Compliance Reviewer — a turnkey compliance solution to address the needs of RIAs for SEC regulatory compliance, mail management and eDiscovery. Global Relay Archive is built on robust technology and managed by Global Relay's experienced and knowledgeable team."
Ascendant Compliance Management
HedgeOp Compliance, LLC (now Cordium) focuses exclusively on helping hedge fund and fund of hedge fund managers meet their compliance and operational challenges. This is achieved through HedgeOp's proprietary ComplianceTrak Software and specialized compliance consulting services.
"The compliance associated with email retention can be burdensome and time consuming yet Global Relay has done an excellent job streamlining that process. After unsuccessfully trying out several other email retention products, many of our clients now utilize the Global Relay compliance archiving solution customized for hedge funds. Archiving, searching and retrieving emails for audit purposes has never been easier!"
William Mulligan, Sr.
HedgeOp Compliance, LLC (now Cordium)
The Data Quality Institute, Inc. provides data services to the Financial Services Industry, specializing in Registered Investment Advisor and Broker-Dealer Compliance and audit preparation support.
"What really distinguishes Global Relay is their people - they go the extra mile and do what it takes! My clients appreciate the speed of the search tool as well as the flexibility of the Compliance Reviewer."
President, The Data Quality Institute, Inc.
Red Oak is a full-service compliance consulting firm helping broker-dealers, registered investment advisers, and hybrids. We offer a wide range of registration, compliance, and supervisory services. Our deep industry experience, compliance expertise, and regulatory knowledge allow us to recommend and implement what you need. We are passionate about helping our clients and earning their trust.
"Red Oak Compliance Solutions is pleased to have found the best email system on the market for our clients. We have worked with several other vendors over the last 20 years and are amazed at how much better Global Relay’s system is. It is intuitive, flexible, technologically advanced and very robust. Global Relay is working to bring Compliance into the 21st century."
Utopia Systems is an Application Service Provider (ASP) which offers mission critical business application hosting, co-location, managed servers, managed services, outsourced messaging, database and Internet hosting solutions to a variety of organizations.
"Global Relay has been a great partner for Utopia. We have a number of clients that use their service. Their technical support is excellent and our customers really like Global Relay's service. We continually receive positive feedback from our customers. "
Managing Partner , Utopia Systems