Be group has been selected by one of the European Systemically Important Financial Institutions (SIFI) to support the management of Capital Markets ICT infrastructure. The 2017-2020 assigned contract, with a total value of €/mln 11, strengthens Be positioning in a strategic area of Financial industry.
The contract includes the development activity of the infrastructure platform (over 8,000 servers and 400 hypervisors) for the next 3 years. This appointment confirms the excellence and the service level achieved by Be group in a very competitive market, demanding high “time to delivery” standards. Be will manage a platform supporting the entire value chain “front to accounting” of the main software applications for Capital Markets & Risk. Be group is also in charge of supporting the Client in the challenging evolution of the platform towards Cloud architectures and in developing a new “Big Data” infrastructure.
The wide portfolio of technology capabilities (e.g. Linux, Windows, Solaris, Oracle, RedHat, Citrix), combined with the recommended operating model based on a progressive concentration of activities on nearshoring sites, show the group’s ability to develop industrial models and approaches, suitable for complex clients operating on international market.
“We are proud of this assignment" - says Stefano Achermann, C.E.O. of Be group - "the operating layout, the quality of service and the variety of technology competences required to manage such a critical infrastructure, demonstrate the maturity achieved by our team. It is remarkable that the model requires us to locate our professionals in Italy, Germany and Poland. As we expected, Be professional network is developing strong operating connections and working methodologies that allow us to succeed in complex scenarios."