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Global Relay is the leading provider of cloud-based electronic message archiving, supervision, and eDiscovery solutions

Companies of the present-day conveniently use electronic communication as a mode of communication with their colleagues, counterparties, and customers. These platforms segregate important information and keep your organization up-to-date.

We present to you Global Relay, who helps organizations manage and control their communications data. Whether you want to meet regulatory requirements, streamline your eDiscovery process, or improve employee productivity, Global Relay helps you achieve your goals. Its services offer all the data and tools required by the employees – helping them take decisions keeping the company’s growth in mind. 

The history behind the birth of Global Relay

Let’s hear it from them:

“In 1999, we developed one of the first cloud computing services. Our innovative email archiving service addressed the growing need for corporate email management. Since then, the world has changed rapidly. Organizations have adopted new methods of communication, data volumes have risen exponentially, and regulatory and corporate governance requirements for recordkeeping and supervision have become increasingly strict. Through it all, we have continued to innovate to help our customers manage, control, and profit from their data.”

“Today, we operate at the intersection of two of the biggest technology trends – cloud and big data. We manage petabytes of critical data for the world's largest and most powerful organizations. Our team delivers services to more than 20,000 customers in 90 countries, with a focus on financial services and other highly regulated industries.”

Services

  • Integrated Regulatory Compliance: Meet your SEC, FINRA, IIROC, GDPR, and MiFID II regulatory obligations with integrated archiving, supervision, and eDiscovery tools
  • SMS Gateway Integrated Text Messaging: You are now free to communicate with anyone on a single, unified, and collaborative messaging platform
  • Real-time Client Synchronization: You will be alerted of any message when moving between web, desktop, and mobile devices
  • Community Channels: Create private channels for business discussions and customer support or public channels for collaboration with peer groups and industry experts
  • Company Channels: Encourage team collaboration within your organization using open or restricted channels supporting an unlimited number of participants

Solutions

Automatically capture communications data, including email, instant messaging, Bloomberg®, Thomson Reuters, mobile messaging, social media, and more.

  • Preserve and index original metadata for each data type
  • Retain data for the required 3-to-6 year term (or as defined by your internal policies)
  • Store tamperproof copies of each archived communication
  • Replicate data between two mirrored, SOC-audited data centers in near real-time
  • Full-text index and serialize each archived communication
  • Search for and retrieve any archived communication in seconds
  • Log all actions on each archived communication in unalterable audit trails
  • Migrate your legacy data with a clean and defensible chain of custody
  • Extend retention terms for Legal Holds and regulatory investigations

Global Relay world

Career Development

The company now comprises of 23,000 customers well, this is just a start! You can connect with some powerful organizations while working with Global Relay. The firm’s Media Production Specialist, David Ermacora, says: "Landing here was one of the best things to happen to me in my professional career and helped realize a dream I had let go of long ago."

A Seat at the Table

Every employee is a priority in this company. This is one of the reasons for where the company is today. All the employees are given opportunities to share their ideas and take up initiatives.

Collaboration

Maybe the company has employees more in number, but it has not lost the entrepreneurial spirit. Its headquarters is designed for collaboration, with an open floor plan, breakout rooms, and lots of common spaces. On both the technology side and the business side of the company, teams regularly work together to solve complex problems.

Competitive Compensation

In addition to competitive salaries, Global Relay employees receive a top-of-the-line benefits package with extended medical insurance and RRSP matching. Regular bonuses are awarded based on company revenue, ensuring that the growing success of the company is directly shared with the people that help make it happen.

Learning & Development

Global Relay is a rapidly growing company. They offer employees the opportunity to evolve their roles within the organization. Many of their employees have taken on new challenges by moving to a different team within the company, assuming a leadership position, or joining one of its international offices. All new employees go through a comprehensive onboarding and training program, giving them the necessary knowledge to start making contributions right away.

Growth

Joining Global Relay offers ambitious and talented professionals the opportunity to grow with the company as the results of their hard work are reflected in the success of the business. We have grown every year since we were founded in 1999, to the point where we now compete against tech giants. We have the ambitious goal of becoming a billion-dollar company, and we need the absolute best people to help us reach it.

Meet Warren Roy, CEO and Founder

A life-long entrepreneur and 20-year veteran in the information technology sector, Warren worked in the architecture, engineering and construction industries during the transition to computer-aided design (CAD). In 1999, he founded Global Relay to offer one of the first hosted email archiving services, making Global Relay one of the true global pioneers of the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) technology model that today is popularly known as the "cloud." Warren's vision has always been to create and build incredible technology that redefines communications and the way the world leverages data.

“We help organizations manage and control their communications data. Whether you want to meet regulatory requirements, streamline your eDiscovery process, or improve employee productivity, we can help you achieve your goals.”

“Our services provide all employees with the tools and data they need - helping them make decisions and your organization stay competitive.”