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ACE IT Solutions Nominated for Five Hedge Fund Technology Awards

ACE IT Solutions has been nominated as a finalist for five HFMWeek 2017 US Hedge Fund Technology Awards, including:

The 2017 US Hedge Fund Technology Awards recognize and reward IT and software providers serving the hedge fund sector that have demonstrated exceptional customer service and innovative product development over the past 12 months.

The announcement of these nominations follows a successful year for ACE IT Solutions and emphasizes the company’s commitment to delivering excellent technology and unmatched client service to all our clients.

“We are incredibly proud of our growth over the past year. These nominations validate our commitment to client service and providing our clients with the most reliable, secure and innovative technology solutions available. We will continue to contribute to our clients’ success by delivering effective technology solutions tailored for their specific needs,” said Warren Finkel, Managing Partner of ACE IT Solutions.

About ACE IT Solutions

ACE IT Solutions is a leading provider of technology and IT services to hedge funds and financial firms. Technology solutions customized specifically for financial firms include business continuity/disaster recovery planning, IT Assessments, security audits, penetration testing, strategic technology consulting, and beyond. In addition to network consulting services, ACE IT Solutions offers a portfolio of managed services including 24×7 Help Desk, 24×7 Server / Network Monitoring, Offsite Backup, Email Archiving and Email Security. ACE IT Solutions understands compliance requirements and has developed a platform to cover all their financial clients’ technology needs.

About HFMWeek

HFMWeek is the leading resource for current global hedge fund news through its website and weekly magazine.

 

SEC Announces Examination Priorities for 2016

On January 11, 2016, the staff of the Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released its annual announcement on examination priorities for the coming calendar year. While the announcement contains broad and general descriptions of areas in which the staff intends to focus, there are several key points to… Continue Reading

Is it Time for an Active Directory Audit?

Today’s organizations need to govern and enforce user access across multiple channels, including mobile, social and cloud. At the same time, they must address business needs such as role management, compliance and audit reporting and integration of various user populations. Identity and access management solutions (IMAC) help strengthen compliance and reduce risk by protecting and… Continue Reading

Beware of the latest CyptoWall Ransomware scam

Important Virus Alert!! There is a new strain of the Crypto ransomware virus, like previous infections it is delivered via email. In this case the subject line says “Resume” with an attachment labeled “my_resume.zip “. This email bypasses most email scanning engines as well as virus protection programs. Should a user open the attachment, their PC… Continue Reading

Approximately 14 million records exposed in the largest theft of government data ever seen

According to recent estimates from investigators, as many as 14 million federal employees’ records may have been compromised in the Federal office of Personnel Management OPM, which manages background checks, pension payments and job training across myriad federal agencies. FBI investigators suspect China-based hackers in the attack. In response, the White House is pushing to get various government agencies… Continue Reading

Last Call for Microsoft Server 2003

Microsoft Windows Server support is ending on July 14, 2015.  After July 14, Microsoft will no longer issue security updates for any version of Windows Server 2003. If you are still running Windows Server 2003 in your datacenter, you need to take steps now to plan and execute a migration strategy to protect your infrastructure. Businesses… Continue Reading

SEC issues additional guidance on cyber security risk management

The SEC’s Division of Investment Management — which regulates investment companies and investment advisers — has recently issued additional cybersecurity guidance in the form of a Guidance Update based on its 2014 security sweep examinations. Though the alert is fairly broad and high-level, it provides more detail on what reasonable security measures are and it expressly… Continue Reading

ACE IT Solutions recognized as one of the World’s Top 501 Managed Service Providers (MSPs)

Penton Technology Names ACE IT Solutions to the MSPmentor 501 Global Edition April 20, 2015, Saddle Brook, NJ – ACE IT Solutions has been recognized as one of the World’s Top 501 Managed Service Providers (MSPs) on Penton Technology’s eighth-annual MSPmentor 501 Global Edition, a distinguished list and report identifying the world’s top 501 managed service… Continue Reading

Simplify device management and secure your business

By eliminating the complications of multiple passwords, this simple but powerful service makes accessing and managing SaaS and mobile applications secure and efficient for everyone. AVG Secure Single Sign On (SSO) delivers simplified mobile device management and secure multi-factor authentication for virtually all devices. Cloud based secure single sign on Eliminate password complexity: Each user needs only… Continue Reading