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Bloomberg Vault Debuts as Challenger in Gartner Magic Quadrant

December 17, 2012

New York — Bloomberg Vault, Bloomberg’s cloud-based enterprise
information management service, announced today it is positioned
as a Challenger in Gartner’s 2012 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise
Information Archiving.

Developed by Gartner, Magic Quadrants offer visual snapshots of
a market’s direction, maturity and participants. Gartner defines
companies positioned in the Challenger quadrant as those “that
execute well against their current vision.”

“We are honored to debut as a Challenger in Gartner’s Magic
Quadrant this year,” said Harald Collet, global business manager
for Bloomberg Vault. “Bloomberg Vault offers enterprises a
cloud-based information management platform that can scale
globally and address stringent risk, compliance and data
archiving requirements. More than 500 enterprises already
archive in excess of 66 billion messages with Bloomberg Vault,
and we’re leveraging our global data center infrastructure to
meet data privacy challenges with the Local Vault service. ”

Bloomberg Vault was released in 2010 as a premium enterprise
platform for corporate message compliance, eDiscovery and
archiving. It is the first enterprise information management
service to address unstructured data as a cost-effective,
managed service for global firms. Bloomberg Vault leverages the
reliability, security and scalability of Bloomberg’s global
private network, including biometric authentication of users for
security and redundant data centers for disaster recovery.

In the last year, Bloomberg Vault added new capabilities, which
were considered in Gartner’s assessment of the product:

-Bloomberg Vault added support for all enterprise messaging and
content, such as, Microsoft Exchange e-mail, electronic
documents and files and corporate instant messaging, including
Instant Bloomberg (IB).

-Global scalability with a presence in more than 190 locations
around the world. Bloomberg’s Local Vault facilitates companies’
configuration of data privacy and compliance policies, helping
them meet regulatory mandates for in-region or in-country
storage of all corporate communications and content, such as e-
mail, mobile, social media, instant messaging, files and

-Real-time policy analytics that can automatically supervise
communication against more than 40 pre-defined policies,
identifying communications that may require further review.

-Comprehensive support for Microsoft Office365 and IBM Domino
with native replication for scalable and secure message
archiving and eDiscovery review.

To learn more about Bloomberg Vault, please visit or contact Amy Wilson at +212 617 6765

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