Metinvest Group's IT expert centre Metinvest Digital has signed an agreement with First Ukrainian International Bank, one of Ukraine's largest financial institutions, for supply, advisory support, and implementation of Microsoft cloud solutions.
Under this cooperation agreement, Metinvest Digital will review the bank's existing cloud infrastructure and suggest improvements, ensure implementation of Microsoft365 cloud products, and give advice on operation and enhancement of the implemented IT solutions.
Serhiy Detiuk, CEO of Metinvest Digital:
"We continue to expand our customer portfolio and are happy to become IT partner of FUIB, one of the biggest Ukrainian banks. It is a great honour and responsibility for us, as we enter the banking sector with this contract. Metinvest Digital is a certified partner of Microsoft, and our team has a vast expertise in implementation, customisation, and enhancement of Microsoft cloud products.We are always willing to share our relevant expertise with other companies. With the properly managed cloud technologies, businesses achieve high reliability of IT systems, security, and enterprise data protection, with flexibility to customise and scale their IT solutions. I am certain that this agreement marks the beginning of a mutually beneficial cooperation."
Andriy Behunov, CIO of FUIB:
"FUIB's current IT strategy focuses on multicloud, which means active utilisation of cloud solutions to significantly boost performance and improve robustness of the bank's IT services. Adding Microsoft technologies to our cloud solutions will make our business processes and teamwork more efficient and allow to quickly bring new banking products to the market. As the IT team, we aim to ensure reliability of every corporate IT system and service, as well as to extract maximum return on investment in the information and innovation technologies. Through partnering with Metinvest Digital we will be able to leverage their expertise in deployment and implementation of cloud IT solutions, optimise our infrastructure support costs and deepen our own professional expertise in this area.
Metinvest Digital is a certified partner of Microsoft. Last year, the company became a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner in Gold Cloud Platform, Gold Data Platform, Gold Windows and Devices, Gold DevOps, and Gold Data Analytics. This year its partner status was expanded with Silver Security and Silver Application Development.