IBM AND SAP TO HELP FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS ACCELERATE CLOUD ADOPTION TO MODERNIZE OPERATIONS IN A SECURED ENVIRONMENT
IBM (NYSE: IBM) and SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced that SAP intends to onboard two of its finance and data management solutions to IBM Cloud for Financial Services to help accelerate IBM cloud adoption within the financial services industry. The collaboration will be designed to help the companies address the industry’s stringent compliance, security and resiliency requirements, while supporting business transformation and innovation for financial services institutions.
As banks and insurers balance the need to deliver innovative services and meeting the industry’s strict security and compliance requirements, hybrid cloud environments have become increasingly important. To fuel industry-wide innovation, IBM introduced the IBM Cloud for Financial Services with built-in security and compliance controls that help companies reduce risk and regulatory barriers impeding IT landscape modernization, transformation, and innovation.