Gazprombank Car Leasing (part of Gazprombank Leasing JSC) and cloud provider #CloudMTS became winners of the prestigious international Innovation Time Award in nomination ‘Best Innovation Implementation Project’. A comprehensive twinning project on deployment of corporate IT infrastructure and client processes based on cloud model, pulled off a win in category: Finance and Consulting: Leasing.
It is for the first time when Gazprombank Car Leasing and #CloudMTS cloud provider became Award winners: the process of data migration to MTS cloud began last year, as a result, all business and client processes, including Avtomarket, My Account services on Android and iOS platforms, started functioning remotely, without a server. This made it possible to ensure high availability and continuity of digital customer services – up to ten times faster in comparison with the traditional approach. In addition, such cloud integration allowed the leasing company to carry out regional expansion much more faster: 25 new offices were opened since August 2018.
‘In addition to around 30% savings, clouds now have the opportunity to speed up time-to-market, thus increasing the competitiveness of the business. We are pleased that our technologies allowed Gazprombank Car Leasing to quickly enter the established market and enhance its presence. Such examples, when companies immediately, fr om the very start, begin to develop in the cloud, will occur more often. In times of increased competition, processes digitalization, the availability and variety of digital channels for consumers becomes a key advantage,’ notes Oleg Motovilov, director of #CloudMTS cloud provider.
‘The undoubted advantage of cloud solutions is the maximum processing speed and opportunities for further business scaling while expanding the branch network. Next year, Gazprombank Car Leasing will continue its digitalization: the decision time on applications will be significantly reduced, and such functions as online car booking, chat bots, auto redial and document recognition will be available to customers in their personal accounts. Most of these options will be implemented in collaboration with #CloudMTS provider . Such technological innovations should have a positive impact on company’s business,’ comments Maxim Agadzhanov, CEO of Gazprombank Leasing JSC. Innovation Time Award, established with the support of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation in 2011, is aimed at identifying best practices for creation, implementation and development of innovations in various sectors of the economy. The ninth annual award ceremony was held on December 6, 2019 in Baku, wh ere more than 70 companies received the award.
Gazprombank Car Leasing is part of Gazprombank Leasing group. The company is an authorized provider of rental service for legal entities and individual entrepreneurs. The company's products are targeted primarily on small and medium-sized business segments. Gazprombank Car Leasing customers can obtain financing of up to 120 million rubles for cars, trucks and light commercial vehicles purchase in a single transaction. Gazprombank Car Leasing has representative offices in 25 Russian cities: Barnaul, Voronezh, Yekaterinburg, Irkutsk, Kazan, Kaluga, Krasnodar, Krasnoyarsk, Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, Novokuznetsk, Novosibirsk, Orenburg, Perm, Rostov-on-Don, Ryazan, Samara, St. Petersburg, Stavropol, Tomsk, Tula, Tyumen, Ufa, Chelyabinsk and Yaroslavl.
MTS provides cloud services under #CloudМТS brand name. The company has its own geographically distributed data centers and offers such options as: Elastic Cloud, corporate data storage and exchange, a dedicated segment for working with personal data, information security services (antivirus for the public cloud, protection against DDos attacks, etc.). The company’s clients include ABBYY, British American Tobacco Russia, Ericsson, Hunkemoller Russia, Medsi, which is a network of clinics, and other international and domestic companies.