NEW YORK – May 23, 2018 – IPC, a leading global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for global financial market participants, announced today that three of its solutions are competing in the Waters Rankings 2018, for which members of the industry can now vote:
- Best Trading Floor Communication System Provider – Unigy (No. #27)
- Best Network Provider – Connexus Cloud (No. #28)
- Best Cloud Infrastructure Provider – Unigy 360 (No. #31)
Members of the industry can vote for IPC by clicking here: https://bit.ly/2kjo2Xt
Voting closes 6:00 p.m. EST on June 8. Winners will be announced July 12.
Best Trading Floor Communications System Provider — IPC’s Unigy is a six-time winner in this category. Built on industry open standards, Unigy enables a compelling ROI, allowing IPC customers to drive productivity but also manage operational complexity and cost. Unigy’s design and high availability structure is distinct from generic enterprise productivity stacks because it combines an adaptable software-based delivery model with BCP options that scale up or down, meeting corporate policy and risk tolerance needs while reducing total cost of ownership.
Best Network Provider – The IPC Connexus Cloud portfolio includes data connectivity solutions consisting of Connexus Extranet, Connexus Ethernet and Connexus WAN as well as voice solutions consisting of Connexus Voice and Trader Voice services. IPC’s Financial Markets Network interconnects global financial centers and enables access to more than 6,000 market participant locations across 700 cities in more than 60 countries.
Best Cloud Infrastructure Provider – IPC’s Unigy 360, a cloud-based SaaS solution, addresses the most complex and challenging communications and workflow requirements of regulated users in the global financial, commodities, gas and oil markets. The solution includes all the benefits of IPC’s market leading Unigy platform with the flexibility and benefits of using the cloud. Unigy 360 provides reliable, secure, and “anytime, anywhere, any device” access to counterparties, liquidity sources, and trade lifecycle services.
The Waters Rankings are the annual readers’ choice awards of Waters magazine, which recognize the combined leadership of technological capabilities and human expertise in each category. Qualified voters from buy and sell-side firms as well as exchanges and inter dealer brokers will converge to choose the best financial IT solution and services in the annual ranking.
IPC is a technology and service leader powering the global financial markets. We help clients anticipate change and solve problems, setting the standard with industry expertise, exceptional service and comprehensive technology. With a customer-first mentality, IPC brings together one of the largest and most diverse global financial ecosystems spanning all asset classes and market participants. As the enabler of this ecosystem, IPC empowers the community to interact, transact and react to market changes and challenges, and we collaborate with our customers to help make them secure, productive, compliant and connected. Visit ipc.com and follow us on Linkedin and Twitter (@IPC_Systems_Inc).
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