Marfin Popular Bank: Bank Reduces IT Costs by $170,000 a Year With Updated PC Environment
The Cyprus-based Marfin Popular Bank has expanded rapidly since 2007, and the company now delivers banking services at 470 branches in 11 countries. In order to accelerate IT processes, reduce costs, and enhance efficiency, security, and business agility, Marfin Popular Bank needed to update its aging and disparate computer environment and network infrastructure. The bank installed Windows 7 Enterprise, Windows Internet Explorer 8, and Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2007 on company computers in Cyprus, and it used Windows Server 2008 R2, Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007, and other Microsoft technologies to consolidate its IT infrastructure. As a result, Marfin Popular Bank has delivered enriched system performance to its employees, reduced IT management costs, increased efficiency, enhanced information security, and improved its enterprise readiness.