Global Relay's Worldwide Partner Network

Partner for success

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:

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 Eikon. 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.

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 provide its Hedge Funds client with archiving, audit, and eDiscovery services for electronic communications. Eze Castle Integration is headquartered in Boston and jointly services clients with Global Relay in America, UK and Asia.

TECHNOLOGY PARTNERS

Email & Compliance

Global Relay proudly partners with 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

PageFreezer provides a market-leading solution that archives and preserves websites, social media and forums as required by SEC and FINRA. Web content that is archived through PageFreezer is fully text-searchable and accurately replicates complex interactive elements like Flash, Javascript/AJAX, video and audio. All archived data is eDiscovery and litigation ready. Global Relay has partnered with PageFreezer to deliver a comprehensive web archiving solution to its customers.

Web Development

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.

Auditing Tools

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.

HOSTED EXCHANGE PARTNERS

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.