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Press Release -- November 16th, 2011
Source: Telx Group
Tags: Colocation, Exchange, Low Latency

Trading Continuity Services Joins Telx Financial Business Exchange

Business Continuity Firm Selects Telx FBX Community for Colocation Services in Downtown Chicago to Offer Secure, Direct Access to its Cloud Backup Solution 

New York, NY (November 16, 2011)Telx® today announced that Trading Continuity Services (TCS) has joined the Financial Business Exchange (FBX). As a colocation and InterConnection customer in Telx’s strategically-located data center in downtown Chicago, TCS, a leader in the Data Protection and Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity industry, can now offer Telx’s financial markets customers secure, low latency access to its highly redundant, fully managed Data Protection solutions. The Telx FBX delivers secure, reliable colocation infrastructure in prime locations, enabling ultra-low latency access to an industry-leading ecosystem of market participants such as trading venues, market data providers, buy-side and sell-side firms and network service providers.

“We give trading firms a competitive advantage by delivering an end-to-end, fully managed Data Protection and backup solution that ensures high availability for the best electronic trading experience possible,” said Jim McDonough, Managing Partner at TCS.  “Telx’s Chicago data center is one of the most important financial services addresses in the country, and as a member of the Financial Business Exchange, TCS can now offer these customers our 24/7 backup solutions through a simple cross connect.”

Trading firms can save time and expense by connecting to TCS in Telx’s world-class, SSAE 16-compliant data center.  Instead of creating a costly and time-consuming in-house business continuity solution, FBX members can quickly and easily connect to TCS using Telx’s Connect Portfolio in any of Telx’s 15 data centers nationwide.

“TCS can leverage our FBX ecosystem of leading financial services customers to explore new business opportunities for their trusted Data Protection and recovery services,” said Michael Cattell, VP of Financial Markets for Telx.  “Many financial technology firms like TCS find significant value in our financial markets ecosystem, especially in our recently expanded New York City, New Jersey and Chicago facilities.”

Meet Telx Capital Markets Experts Live
Telx will be exhibiting at booth #119 at The A-Team Group’s Low Latency Summit 2011 Conference & Expo, Thursday, November 17 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, near Times Square, New York. More information on the event is available at To arrange your session with a Telx Capital Markets expert, email .

About Telx Financial Business Exchange (FBX)
Telx Financial Business Exchange (FBX) is an ecosystem of financial exchanges, market data providers, order management vendors, independent software vendors, buy-side and sell side firms — all colocated in secure, Telx-managed data centers and interconnection facilities.  FBX offers ultra–low latency connectivity, proximity hosting and direct market access to a growing list of the most important financial exchanges. Telx’s financial markets colocation facilities, strategically located at 111 8th Avenue in New York City, 100 Delawanna Avenue in Clifton, N.J., 350 East Cermak Road in downtown Chicago and 300 Blvd East in Weehawken, N.J., provide capital markets firms an ideal environment to grow and manage their businesses by placing their networks in proximity to their key suppliers, partners, and customers, along with hundreds of leading telecom and data service providers. For more on the advantages of the Telx FBX, download this free financial markets case study.

About Trading Continuity Services
Trading Continuity Services, LLC (TCS) is a recognized leader in the data protection and Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity industry. TCS delivers tailored solutions, built from a modular set of offerings used to enhance both operational and disaster recoverability.  TCS offers consulting services based on 25 years of experience providing end-to-end, highly redundant, fully managed data protection solutions. Your IT environment receives the DR/BC stability you expect.  TCS provides a 24X7X365 Network Operations Center for fully managed recoverability. We work in collaboration with our customers to deliver a robust DR/BC solution that will align with their business strategies and compliance needs. While TCS has concentrations in the capital markets, our solutions are applicable across many verticals. Our customers include Hedge Funds, Banks, Trading Firms, Clearing Firms and Fortune 1000 enterprise companies.  Formed on the core values of Customer Focus, Integrity, Teamwork and Innovation, TCS strives for 100% customer satisfaction. For more information, visit

About Telx
Telx is a leading provider of interconnection and data center services in strategic, high demand North American markets.  With 15 premier facilities, Telx increases speed to market and reduces connectivity costs by providing direct connections to a community of the industry’s highest performance networks and access to 950+ customers, including leading telecommunications carriers, ISPs, cloud providers, content providers and enterprises. Telx is a privately held company headquartered in New York City with four facilities in the New York Metro area, two facilities in Chicago, two facilities in Dallas, three facilities in California, (Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Santa Clara) and facilities in Atlanta, Miami, Phoenix and Charlotte, N.C. For more information about Telx, visit Become a fan of Telx on Facebook at InterConnection. Data Centers. Community.™


Michelle Barry
BridgeView Marketing for Telx

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