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Smarter Bank Data Centers with Expert Integrated Systems

An IBM Redpaper publication


Published on 15 December 2012, updated 27 December 2012

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IBM Form #: REDP-4964-00

Authors: Alex Kooijmans Louwe and Anna Wang

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    Today, banks are operating in a highly volatile climate. Increasing regulation, continuous pressure on cost, changing business models, mergers and acquisitions, and remaining competitive require a flexible, efficient, and smart IT operation:

    • Banks need IT as an accelerator of business growth, not as an inhibitor.
    • Bank data centers can and must be made smarter.
    • Banks need expert integrated systems.

    This IBM® Redbooks® Point-of-View publication analyzes what makes a data center successful and explains how IBM expert integrated systems help to accomplish the goal of hosting a lower cost, more flexible and smarter bank data center.

    Table of Contents

    The need for data centers to become smarter

    The importance of a highly efficient and intelligent data center for banks

    Helping the data center to become smarter with expert integrated systems

    The value of expert integrated systems for banks

    What's next: How IBM can help


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