SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Amazon Web Services (AWS), a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), today announced the acquisition of Experian (LON:EXPN), a global leader in information services and credit research. Announced. The bureau has named AWS as its preferred cloud provider to power its multi-year information technology (IT) modernization initiative.
As part of the company’s cloud-first strategy, Experian will move core business operations, consumer service offerings, analytics tools, and on-premises servers to AWS. Centralizing these critical technologies His platform on the world’s leading cloud will strengthen Experian’s IT security and reliability, reduce operational costs and accelerate time to market for new products. . Experian will also expand its use of AWS’ broad set of cloud services to create customized programs and deliver real-time financial services to consumer and business customers.
Joe Manna, Experian’s Group President of Global Technology, said: “Our digital transformation strategy is to make advanced, data-driven decisions as we develop new and enhanced products that help our customers make smarter, more informed financial decisions. Accelerating our capabilities: AWS provides a technology foundation and an ever-expanding set of capabilities that help us achieve our goal of achieving full visibility into the financial health of our customers and promoting financial inclusion. provide functionality.”
AWS will provide Experian with a resilient and secure IT infrastructure to accelerate the introduction of new financial services products for consumers and businesses. Working with AWS, Experian continues to use cutting-edge services to apply machine learning and analytics to vast amounts of data. This will enable Experian to identify trends and insights that will help them rapidly create innovative offerings that meet and exceed customer expectations.
Scott Mullins, Managing Director of Worldwide Financial Services Business Development at AWS, said: “By running our largest division on AWS, Experian will expand our service offerings to enable businesses and financially underserved consumers to build, improve, and manage their financial futures. AWS also helps Experian unify data across its business, delivering new, faster insights and predictions that help businesses and consumers improve their financial health and save money. To do.”
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In addition to cloud migration and modernization efforts, Experian is a member of the AWS Partner Network (APN) and the AWS ISV Accelerate Program, a joint selling program for organizations offering software solutions that run on or integrate with AWS. I am a member.
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Experian is the world’s leading global information services company. Empower your consumers and clients to confidently manage their data during life’s big moments, from buying a home or car to sending a child to college to growing a business by connecting with new customers. We help individuals manage their finances and access financial services, help businesses make smarter decisions and thrive, help lenders lend more responsibly, and help organizations helps prevent identity theft fraud and crime.
With 21,700 employees in 30 countries, we invest every day in new technology, talent, and innovation to help every client make the most of every opportunity. Headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, the company is listed on the London Stock Exchange (EXPN) and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.
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