Case Study

African Bank Migrates All Key Business Systems of their London Office to Frontier Cloud

Organisation Profile

This African commercial bank has presence in over 500 locations all over Africa, with subsidiaries in the UK and China. They offer a variety of financial products and services to African firms and to European organisations that are trading with African countries.


Business Situation

This organisation was operating a VMware based server infrastructure plus a core banking platform on IBM AIX. Because hardware was due for refresh, support and replacement for the AIX systems were costly and the IT team were occupied with day-to-day operations, they explored the benefits of migrating their applications and data to a secure private cloud infrastructure.

The Solutions

Frontier Hosting Service – for hosting of servers, applications and data

Frontier Vault Service – for backup and archiving

Frontier Continuity Service – for comprehensive disaster recovery capabilities

Frontier Monitoring Service– for systems management, alerting and trending

Key Benefits

  • Enabled IT team to focus on providing value to business
  • Cost effective high availability platform
  • Replaced considerable capital costs with manageable operation expense
  • Eased business continuity tests and rehearsals
  • Access to a broad range of Frontier support services

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