IBM solutions help us to ensure consistently excellent service across all of our channels.

—Gustavo Maia Aguiar,Leader of Information Technology,Sicoob

Business Challenge story

Growing fast, Brazilian credit union system Sicoob must cope with extra transactions at short notice. How could it combat the increased IT complexity that resulted without impacting service quality?

Transformation

Sicoob chose Linux on IBM® z Systems™ as its strategic platform, working closely with IBM to migrate and consolidate member databases to IBM® DB2® LUW with BLU Acceleration® on the mainframe.

Benefits

Enabling ongoing performance optimization, the solution supports reliable, high-quality services for greater customer satisfaction. The ability to limitlessly scale out removes barriers to growth.

Solution category

  • IBM Hybrid Cloud
  • Middleware
  • Solution components

    • DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows
    • DB2 with BLU Acceleration
    • Db2 (LUW)
    • FSS: Banking - Back Office - Core Systems Transformation
    • z Systems
    • z Systems : z Systems running Linux
    • z Systems : z Systems running Linux - SUSE
    • z Systems : z Systems running z/VM
    • z Systems: zEnterprise EC12 (zEC12)