We are pleased to have completed the metro areas of NY/NJ, Toronto and London. This provides us the ability to ensure that our customers are poised to increase their trading execution success at the major venues in the World. This just further exemplifies CFN Services' commitment to the financial services market.
Herndon, VA (Vocus) February 23, 2010
CFN Services, the Low Latency and Infrastructure Optimization Leader, is pleased to announce the completion of extreme low latency metro networking solutions optimized specifically for high frequency trading throughout the New York/New Jersey, Toronto and London financial markets. In light of market fragmentation and the introduction of new ATS and dark pool options; CFN expands their suite of long-haul optimized solutions for global electronic trading firms by delivering the same advantages of integrated optical connectivity throughout full metropolitan areas. The flexibility inherent in CFN’s managed network enables firms to adapt quickly to changes as execution venues and matching engines move and the landscape continues to evolve. Firms can now choose either to proximity host at a new venue collocation facility, or central proximity host and take advantage of the robust metro connectivity solutions offered by CFN to maintain the lowest latency without incurring major network conversions involved in data center moves.
Being a custom fiber network provider, CFN offers financial firms not only the ability to lower their latency for their exchange connectivity; but also provide network optimization services to help improve the efficiency, and economics of their global network to support current operations and scale for future growth. CFN partners with enterprise customers, such as financial services firms, to provide network planning, design and optimization services along with fully managed network solutions.
CFN offers a level of service that is unique to any connectivity options available to trading firms today. CFN is able to work directly with firms to provide solutions that are customized around the trading firms overall global connectivity and latency strategies. CFN Services delivery of layer 1 transport connectivity alleviates the issue of added latency resulting from routing/switching decisions at layer 2 or 3 when moving traffic within a metropolitan area network or transiting network nodes.
Sebastian Yoon, VP of Product Development, states, "We are pleased to have completed the metro areas of NY/NJ, Toronto and London. This provides us the ability to ensure that our customers are poised to increase their trading execution success at the major venues in the World. This just further exemplifies CFN Services' commitment to the financial services market."
CFN's Low Latency Global Exchange Connectivity Solutions offer specific ultra low latency solutions for most of worldwide trading arenas including: Toronto, Chicago, New York/ New Jersey, Washington DC, Boston, London, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo. CFN is recognized as the first network provider to offer a Latency Level SLA and the only provider to offer a Latency Improvement Plan. CFN Services sets themselves apart from other transport vendors by offering carrier neutrality, professional services, global network optimization services, fully managed services and the ability to design and implement custom fiber networks.
About CFN Services
CFN Services is a managed telecom infrastructure services company providing network services for the Enterprise, Public Sector, Carrier and Wireless Markets, specializing in ultra-low latency networking, middle mile and last mile optimization, mobile backhaul and global network optimization. CFN Services leverages FiberSource®, a global knowledge-based platform that identifies all available dark and lit fiber, collocation, towers, structures and lit buildings; providing network design, planning, deployment, and managed services offerings.