NEW YORK – Gravitas, a Co-sourcingTM platform providing cloud technology, collaborative outsourcing, risk analytics and research support to the alternative investment industry, announced today that it will expand its relationship with EMC by joining the EMC Business Partner Program for Cloud Service Providers.
Gravitas will offer EMC Powered cloud solutions that strengthen Gravitas’ Co-sourcing offering by optimizing efficiencies and reducing costs. “Our service offering is stronger and more robust with EMC,” said Patrick Mullevey, Executive Director of Systems Integration at Gravitas. “Gravitas’ end-users will greatly benefit because the service provides one seamless solution from both companies. Our clients can focus on their mission-critical activities and result-driven goals with the confidence that their infrastructure is being supported by best-in-breed technology.”
EMC, a leading provider of IT storage hardware and software solutions that promote data backup, recovery, and cloud computing, launched the Business Partner Program with the objective of ensuring customer success and business growth. This “sell-with” model offers a consolidated approach to designing, implementing, and running an environment that coordinates private cloud with compatible off-premises workload services to form a hybrid cloud strategy.
“EMC Cloud Service Providers play a crucial role in delivering the value of hybrid cloud computing for our customers. We’re committed to enabling market leading, trusted and proven technologies for cloud service providers. EMC continues to devote resources across the company to help enable the success of our cloud service provider partners to ensure our customers realize the benefits of IT delivered as a service,” said Michelle De Hertogh, Senior Director, Strategic Partner Marketing and Enablement, EMC Corporation.
Gravitas is a leading Co-sourcing platform providing cloud technology and collaborative outsourcing for investment support and middle office services to the alternative investment industry. Founded in 1996, the company provides hedge funds, private equity funds and other alternative asset managers with unique and flexible co-sourced offerings for systems integration, technical support, risk analytics, software development, investment operations, investment research support and more. From co-sourcing and advisory through implementation, Gravitas designs creative solutions that give clients the operational freedom to invest, innovate and scale. The company is based in New York with offices in Chicago, Greenwich, Mumbai and Ahmedabad, India.
Gravitas was named “Best Outsourced Technology Infrastructure Provider” in 2013 and “Best Overall Technology Firm” in 2012 by HFMWeek in its US Hedge Fund Services Awards.