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1134: HDFC Bank: Digital Transformation and Innovation with IBM for Disaster Recovery and Orchestrat

Strategies for Business and IT Resilience

HDFC Bank is the largest private bank in India. Learn about its deployment of industry best-practice disaster recovery solutions for mission-critical and essential applications using IBM Resiliency Orchestration with a workflow library for switch-over and switch-back. Benefits include an 85% reduction in application failover time, a 75% reduction in the time required for DR drill preparation/validation, real-time alerts on RTO/RPO deviations for critical applications, and improved reporting to help meet audit requirements.

Core Curriculum Security and Resiliency Strategies for Business and IT Resilience
Security & Resiliency Theater A
Thu (February 14), 10:30AM PT


Arokiaraj Ignatius

Vice President, HDFC Bank

Arokia Raj Ignatius is an ITIL, PMP, ISO 22301 Lead Auditor (BCMS). With over 28 yrs of experience in IT, mainly in BFSI segment. He started his career in India, working with large Private sector bank and then moved to USA and spent 12 years working in DR/BCP. In 2010, he joined HDFC Bank, India and is currently the VP & Head DR CoE & Delivery, as part of the DR & Availability Management practice.

Amarjeet S. Gill

Director Resiliency Orchestration - Europe/AP/JP/GCG, IBM Resiliency Services GTS, IBM

Amarjeet Gill, Director Resiliency Orchestration has 24 years of global market exposure in managing strategic Sales/Presales and Delivery for storage, HA, Backup and DR. His leadership and innovation has driven business results successfully to implement effective sales models. He transitioned and transformed multiple projects, acquisitions, processes enhancement and enabling change management.