Dubai Islamic Bank Leverages HPE GreenLake for Digital Transformation


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May 18, 2022
HPE GreenLake Powers Dubai Islamic Bank's Digital Transformation

Press Release: October 2, 2023

Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB), the leading Islamic financial institution in the UAE, has opted for HPE GreenLake and HPE Aruba Networking solutions to revolutionize its core banking platform. This move aims to enhance customer experience and introduce cutting-edge services.

Advanced Networking for a Seamless Customer Experience

DIB, founded in 1975, is not just the largest Islamic bank in the UAE but also a major player globally. The bank has committed itself to a digital-first approach, focusing on customer-centricity. The integration of HPE GreenLake and HPE Aruba Networking will streamline operations, boost network security, and offer seamless scalability.

Visionary Leadership in Financial Services

Obaid Al Shamsi, the COO at DIB, expressed that the partnership with HPE aligns with the UAE Government's push for innovation. The bank aims to create an intuitive and personalized banking experience, leveraging HPE's advanced technology.

Agile Solutions for Dynamic Business Needs

HPE GreenLake's flexible and scalable features enable DIB to adapt quickly to evolving business landscapes. Ahmad Alkhallafi, the Managing Director for UAE at Hewlett Packard Enterprise, highlighted that the collaboration will empower DIB to offer unique customer services and enhance operational efficiency.

HPE GreenLake at a Glance

HPE GreenLake offers a plethora of cloud services that can be deployed on-premises, at the edge, or in colocation facilities. With a current Annualized Revenue Run-Rate (ARR) of $1.3 billion, HPE GreenLake serves 27,000 unique customers and manages over 20 exabytes of data globally.

About Dubai Islamic Bank

With assets exceeding USD 75 billion and a workforce of over 10,000, DIB is a public joint-stock company listed on the Dubai Financial Market. It offers a wide array of Shariah-compliant financial products and has a significant international footprint.

Media Contacts

For further information, reach out to Ronak Thakkar, Account Director at FleishmanHillard Middle East.