City Bank introduces remote working for employees

Microsoft, Tech One support on it

Staff Correspondent

7 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

The City Bank Limited has introduced a safe remote working environment for its employees amid coronavirus pandemic across the country.

Microsoft and Tech One Global have provided the security and effective remote work solutions for the Bank. 

Apart from helping the employees navigate conveniently, Microsoft solutions would also benefit The City Bank to quickly offer an array of products and services to its customers.

The City Bank will be using Microsoft 365– Teams, Azure AD Premium, Intune, Microsoft Information Protection, and Microsoft Cloud App Security.

The City Bank EVP & Head of IT Mohammed Anisur Rahman said, “As the pandemic pushed us to work-from-home, we started to recognise numerous digital problems that needed to be tackled for a smoother business transaction and interactions. Our partnership with Microsoft has helped us to transform our activities and security.”

The bank has deployed Microsoft 365 solution almost everywhere. It has helped us modernise our workplaces and optimise operations to create better customer experiences. We are extremely pleased with the partnership; as with Microsoft's seamless integration, we have been able to conduct our daily operations in the usual manner, he added.

“We plan to build an innovative system for the bank in the future, and believe that Microsoft 365 will help us in our endeavor,” he said.

Microsoft Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, and Nepal Country Managing Director Afif Mohamed Ali said that the pandemic is swiftly changing the flow of operations and productivity globally and boosting corporations to shift from traditional ways to cloud computing and collaborative software platforms.

“Our customers and partners in Bangladesh have been following the same trend to keep pace with the changing world. Thus, we are delighted to work with The City Bank and help them to increase their efficiency through Microsoft 365 solutions. We have been trying to empower everyone, including all the organisations across the nation, to achieve more through our digital platforms,” he added.

Tech One Global Chief Executive Officer Lars Jeppesen said, “As the go-to Gold-Certified partner for Microsoft Bangladesh, we have always led the digital and technology transformation in the region. It is our honor and privilege to work with organisations like The City Bank on their journey to grow and prosper in the new normal.”