Banking, Financial Services and Insurance

Bank of Shanghai HK Established New Presence with Scalable ICT Infrastructure

Company profile

Bank of Shanghai (Hong Kong) Ltd. is a locally incorporated restricted licensed bank in Hong Kong offering corporate banking since 2013. It is the first overseas wholly-owned subsidiary of Bank of Shanghai Co., Ltd., one of the leading banking institutions in Shanghai with a branch network covering major cities in mainland China.

Challenges

For establishing its presence in Hong Kong, Bank of Shanghai (Hong Kong) needed to design and build a new ICT system from the ground-up – its back-end infrastructure, network connectivity and applications management. The challenge for the small-size technology team was to set up a fully functional system to support day-to-day operations and secured banking transactions to comply with mandatory banking regulations.

Value created

With the wealth of expertise and its wide-ranging services, PCCW Solutions was engaged to design and build the required ICT infrastructure, data center hosting and related value-added services. We were also responsible for project managing the IT set up for their office expansion and relocation, acquisition and provision of all equipments and services, ensuring that the new office location can be operated in a timely manner.

Features and benefits

PCCW Solutions enabled Bank of Shanghai (Hong Kong) to meet the tight deadline for deploying its IT system and office infrastructure within the target timeframe for the new business operations. It acted as a one-stop shop providing the following key IT solutions for Bank of Shanghai (Hong Kong).

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