IBOS member Banco Santander partners with Microsoft to enable the bank’s digital transformation

IBOS member Banco Santander has partnered with Microsoft Corp. as a preferred strategic cloud provider to enable the bank’s digital transformation.

Both Santander and Microsoft announced a multi-year global partnership that will help Santander drive its digital innovation and increase operational efficiency using a wide range of cloud solutions, including Microsoft Azure, Data, Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Services.

Santander is transitioning its IT infrastructure towards a multi-cloud environment, with global platforms supported by agile methodologies, helping to accelerate the Group’s technological transformation.

As part of the partnership, Microsoft will work with Santander to extend the bank’s cloud capabilities across its markets, driving the creation of cloud native applications and developing new and innovative banking solutions, while extending current applications with new intelligent capabilities. In addition, Microsoft will support the delivery of Azure training and certification programs to employees.

Read the full press release via Banco Santander here.