CFN Taps Tier 3 to Grow Alpha Connectivity Cloud

Mark Casey, chief executive, CFN

Low-latency network provider CFN Services is expanding its Alpha Platform managed connectivity service into a public cloud, dubbed Alpha Platform On-Demand, for connectivity and hosting with broader geographical reach, as a result of working with enterprise cloud enabler Tier 3.

“This is adding functionality to our Alpha Platform, which is currently a private cloud—or managed services platform—for proximity hosting, connecting 70 liquidity venues worldwide… for market data, connectivity and high