KCB BANK EMC VMAX 100K

KCB BANK EMC VMAX 100K

A Recent Success

Challenges

  • Performance Issues
  • Need to improve efficiency of storage resource administration to handle an increased virtualized environmen
  • Big Bank-Need to do more with less.

solution

  • EMC VMAX 100k

Results

  • Scalability for growt
  • Increased performance and reliability
  • Faster Delivery of services

KCB BANK VMAX SOLUTION

KCB is the largest bank in Kenya by assets and market capitalization specializing in commercial banking services. It was started in 1896 when its parent company, KCB Group was formed as a branch of the National Bank of India in Mombasa. KCB Bank as we know it was incorporated in 2015 and is a wholly owned subsidiary of the KCB Group. Due to their tremendous business growth, the bank has a developed a need to increase their data requirements as part of their business case.

The art challenges the technology, and the technology inspires the art” –John Lasseter

SCALABILITY FOR GROWTH

Scalability is essential to meet the dynamic growth rates of the bank. The bank’s database is growing rapidly. VMAX ability to quickly scale up to meet the growing data needs is key towards the bank’s efficiency.

INCREASED PERFORMANCE AND RELIABILITY

KCB uses EMC VMAX with SRDF to ensure efficient data replication between the VMAX PR and VMAX DR. The active-active functionality improves performance and reliability by ensuring accurate replication and higher performance levels.

FASTER DELIVERY OF SERVICES

Provisioning of resoures and delivering of new services is now easier. This includes applications with high I/O requirements like T24 core banking and all oother channle banking applications hence meeting business demands.