Akonix Inks Investment Customer

San Diego-based Akonix said this morning that it has signed Ardsley Advisory Partners, a Connecticut-based investment advisory firm, as a customer of its Akonix L7 instant messaging gateway. The investment firm will use Akonix hardware to provide control of instant messaging across the enterprise. The Akonix solution logs, monitors, and archives instant messaging and it being used to ensure SEC compliance Ardsley.