Deliver Secure and Agile Real-Time Solutions
The financial services industry has encountered tough times over the past few years. While the industry is recovering, cost reduction and efficiency gains are still top of mind. VMware is helping the industry go further on the virtualization journey with cloud computing, real-time data management and support for remote and branch offices.
This industry brief outlines the common cloud computing use cases for financial organizations and presents real-world examples of how leading firms are using cloud computing to achieve business agility.Download Now
Disruptive, competitive forces, changing customer demographics, declining branch traffic, rigorous compliance mandates and data breaches coupled with explosive growth in mobile device adoption are challenging financial services organizations to invest in digital workplaces. VMware Secure Digital Workspace for Financial Services, powered by Workspace ONE, empowers financial services institutions to make faster decisions and drive customer engagement and satisfaction without compromising data security.
Legacy branch, call center and corporate bank office desktops negatively impact IT operational efficiency. Secure Digital Workspace for Financial Services enables institutions to modernize, simplify and more securely deliver faster access to information by unifying user, desktop and device management.
How can you improve the delivery and management of applications, desktops, and developer environments while reducing costs and optimizing existing investments?
Whether in a branch or elsewhere, employees want access to corporate resources to improve customer interactions. With VMware, relationship managers, personal bankers, roaming branch staff and insurance agents securely access services on the go via a single workspace, on any device, without compromising sensitive information.
Jerry Silva, Global Banking Research Director, from IDC Insights is discussing how "Mobility is Driving Digital Transformation in Financial Services".
Providing non-stop service is critical in financial services. Secure Digital Workspace for Financial Services helps ensure continuous, secure, high-availability access to employee apps, data and collaboration tools during any business disruption, planned or unplanned.
This guide provides an overview of the VMware AlwaysOn Desktop for Branch Banking, its logical architecture, and validation of the capabilities by VMware experts.
Horizon View provides high-availability, low-cost desktop virtualization solution for mobile and branch-office bank employees and customers.Download Customer Case Study
To protect sensitive information, VMware’s solution combines identity and device management, enforcing access decisions based on user authentication, device location tracking and granular control policies. By removing data from endpoints, financial institutions minimize data breach risks, prevent data loss and stay in compliance.
“Desktops are in many ways the lifeblood of the company’s daily work, so it makes sense to keep them on a central server where we can make sure nothing goes wrong. Being able to give users an optimum working environment, and helping them benefit from new advances in technology, is something that we as IT professionals find very motivating”
— Jun Nishi, Senior Manager, Global Communication
Mobile devices provide the ideal platform for United Bank to deliver on its mission of providing top tier banking services, while drawing in a new generation of tech-savvy clients.
Customer service is key at EASY BUY. With over 2 million customers nationwide, the focus was on improving customer experience with seamless anytime, anywhere, any device access.
Cloud computing is creating a game changing shift in how IT resources are consumed and services delivered in financial organizations. As financial services seek new levels of business agility across capital markets, retail banking, and insurance segments, they look to cloud computing to improve time to market, reduce costs and increase responsiveness to risk.
Launch new products faster, scale resources on demand and adapt to changing business requirements and regulations more easily as you move applications to the cloud. You can also lower the total cost of ownership by pooling resources in the cloud and deliver IT services in a more agile manner.
While financial service firms have been moving development and help desk functions offshore over the past few years, the challenge has been keeping the desktops and data secure while providing agile, scalable and manageable solutions.
VMware Horizon 7 lets you deliver secure desktop services to remote locations so IT can more easily control desktops and end users get a better desktop experience. IT can make patches and upgrade software from a single integrated platform. New desktops can be deployed faster for a truly scalable environment, no matter how remotely located.