First Rate Data Center Facilities Receive Tier 3 Designation
Arlington, TX – April 25, 2012 – First Rate, a leading provider of performance measurement solutions for the financial services industry, completed a major data-center migration to a new Tier 3 primary and secondary facility as part of a continued effort to improve reliability and data security for clients.
“Our new facilities enable First Rate to offer best-of-breed hosting services to more than 200 wealth management clients that are hosted on the First Rate platform today,” said Bo McWilliams, director and general manager of First Rate’s Managed Hosting. “It is a competitive environment for wealth management firms and we want to be positioned to deliver the superior hosting experience that meets our client’s increasing needs of system availability and business-resumption, so that they in turn can meet the needs of their clients.”
First Rate enlisted the services of Clearview Global, Inc., a world-class provider of data center services, for space in their Dallas and Waco locations. First Rate strategically invests in infrastructure and personnel to provide platforms for growth and high-availability services for First Rate’s clients’ increasing demands and needs.
Tier 3 facilities mean First Rate is providing its clients the most reliable and highly available hosting experience in the industry. First Rate guarantees its clients a level of service that is unmatched in the industry by providing 99.9 percent system availability.
Contact First Rate today to discover how First Rate’s managed hosting and world class data solutions can help you improve availability, reliability and data security for your clients.
About First Rate
Wealth management companies nationwide trust First Rate for superior investment performance measurement technology. Dedicated to providing a unique level of focus, depth and expertise, First Rate’s solutions optimize all facets of asset management: risk assessment, portfolio analysis, GIPS compliance, investment reporting and more. The First Rate Performance Suite™ allows investment firms to calculate accurate rates of return, efficiently analyze the results and generate dynamic, client-ready presentations that empower internal resources to deliver improved client service. For more information about First Rate, visit www.FirstRate.com.