GuavaTech, a leading managed service provider specializing in customized IT solutions for proprietary trading firms, investment banks, hedge funds, broker/dealers, and FCM’s, today announced that it will begin offering proximity hosting and ultra-low latency connectivity solutions at the new CME Group data center located in Aurora, IL. CME Co-Location Services will launch live trading on January 29, 2012.
“The addition of the CME Group’s new data center in conjunction with our ultra-low latency connectivity offerings allow us to continue to deliver on our commitment to providing the competitive advantage our clients demand.” says Michael Pappas, Senior Vice President at GuavaTech. “When microseconds can mean the difference between winning and losing, our clients, ranging from small proprietary trading shops to large multinational banking institutions, understand the immediate value this new proximity hosting venue can bring to their firm.“
GuavaTech. continues to increase its global footprint as a leading network and hosting provider in the financial industry, helping meet the ever changing needs of global capital markets participants. Along with access to CME’s Co-Location offering, GuavaTech Inc. offers direct connectivity to all major US and European equity, options, foreign exchange and futures markets, as well as various OTC marketplaces.