UBS provides financial advice and solutions to private, institutional, and corporate clients worldwide, while generating attractive and sustainable returns for shareholders. Headquartered in Zurich, UBS is present in all major financial centres. The company employs some 60,000 people and maintains offices in more than 50 countries.
As a global financial firm, UBS faces ever more stringent audit and security requirements. UBS wanted to automate database security patching across its entire Oracle estate, using fewer IT staff hours, and resulting in better quality. They also needed a strategy to stay current with the Oracle security-patch release cycle in order to better ensure compliance and avoid information leaks.
Micro Focus Software and Education Services teams enabled rapid knowledge transfer, ensuring that UBS staff could fully leverage the Database and Middleware Automation (DMA) product and associated software stack (including Micro Focus Server Automation) to achieve UBS technical and business objectives. Micro Focus consultants partnered with UBS staff to certify the Oracle Exadata appliance with DMA, complete requirements planning, design the solution architecture, implement the solution, and provide customised functionality and ongoing project support.
Micro Focus Software, Education Services, and Software Services enabled UBS to: