SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Calypso Technology Inc., a leading provider of cross-asset front-to-back technology solutions for financial markets, announced today that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Financial Services Competency status. This designation recognizes Calypso's ability to deliver reliable, efficient solutions for capital markets, investment management, clearing, collateral, risk management, and treasury & liquidity.
Achieving the AWS Financial Services Competency differentiates Calypso as an AWS Partner Network (APN) member that has demonstrated relevant technical proficiency and proven customer success, delivering solutions seamlessly in the AWS Cloud environment. To receive the designation, APN Partners must possess deep expertise in the AWS platform and undergo an assessment of the security, performance, and reliability of their solutions.
"We are delighted to be one of the first APN partners to achieve AWS Financial Services Competency status," said Tej Sidhu, Chief Technology Officer at Calypso. "Running our platform on the AWS Cloud is a major benefit for our customers. They can quickly stand up new environments, greatly accelerating both the deployment and upgrade process."
The AWS Cloud is enabling scalable, flexible, and cost-effective solutions for banking and payments, capital markets, and insurance organizations of all sizes, from startups to global enterprises. To support the seamless integration and deployment of these solutions, AWS established the Financial Services Partner Competency Program to help customers identify Consulting and Technology APN Partners with deep industry experience and expertise.
Calypso recently was recently awarded the 2016 Technology Provider of the Year by Asia Risk Magazine. They were named a Leader in the 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Trading Platforms, and were positioned furthest along the "Completeness of Vision" axis. Calypso is the #1 selling Treasury and Capital Markets Solution for the seventh year running in the 2016 IBS Sales League Table.
About Calypso Technology, Inc.
Calypso Technology, Inc. is a leading provider of cross-asset front-to-back technology solutions for financial markets. It provides customers with a single platform for consolidation, innovation and growth. With 19 years of experience delivering software and services for trading, risk management, processing and accounting, the Calypso solution helps bring simplicity to complex business and technology challenges. Calypso solutions address needs for the capital markets, investment management, clearing, collateral, treasury and liquidity. Clients can benefit from greater efficiency, improved risk management, better allocation of capital, faster regulatory compliance, quicker time to market and reduced Total Cost of Ownership. Calypso Technology offers solutions that improve reliability, adaptability and scalability.
Calypso is used by over 34,000 market professionals in over 60 countries representing more than 200 financial institutions across Asia, Americas, Europe, Middle East and Africa. Calypso Technology has over 700 staff in 21 global offices, with headquarters in San Francisco, California. "Calypso" is a registered trademark of Calypso Technology, Inc. in the United States, the European Union and other jurisdictions. Other parties' trademarks or service marks are the property of their respective owners and should be treated as such. www.calypso.com
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