DEPFA is a Dublin-based bank with a network of international subsidiaries, which specializes in providing financial services to the public sector. Their challenges are to build its own IT operating platform from scratch, covering all infrastructure aspects, data center, telephony, networks and application support and development functions to support banking applications for trading and payments. They chose Fujitsu to overcome these challenges. They have deployed an entirely new IT architecture with data center services in Germany, local and nearshore application support, helpdesk support in Poland, a secure Global WAN service and a desktop refresh for users in all global offices. The results of implementing Fujitsu were it standardized IT operations enable cross-functional management for better performance, centralized console provides total visibility of every IT element for improved management and efficient and cost-effective infrastructure delivers business-critical applications globally without compromising quality of service.