Case Study: Rohatyn Rolls-Out VectorWise DataBase

Rohatyn Group is not your typical hedge fund. The New York-based firm, with more than $2.5 billion under management, has an IT staff of 15, responsible for handling the fund's data management activities and proprietary application development.

Whereas most mid-to-large-sized hedge funds employ one or two technologists and live off vendor-developed applications, Rohatyn considers itself to be a sophisticated institution capable of taking care of its own technology requirements.

But even a tech-sm