GENEVA, Switzerland – April 10, 2019 – Temenos (SIX: TEMN), the banking software company, today announced the winners of this year’s Temenos Partner Awards at its annual flagship event, Temenos Community Forum. These awards recognize the contribution that Temenos’ partners bring to the Temenos community, and their commitment to building a better future in banking.
Alexa Guenoun, Chief Client Officer, Temenos, said:
“The Temenos community is the stronger and most dynamic in the banking technology space. Our partners play a huge part in the ecosystem we’ve created by providing our clients with the best technology and expertise. They help us to innovate; to deliver and to further penetrate new and existing markets. I am delighted to recognize Cognizant, AWS and ITSS along with all our partners who have helped us to deliver a new bank implementation every day of this year. Together with our partners and our revolutionary Temenos Infinity and Temenos Transact software products we are transforming the industry.”
Services Partner of the Year – Cognizant
Cognizant is recognized for its continued role in successfully delivering key projects with Temenos. Over the past decade, Cognizant and Temenos have enjoyed a successful strategic partnership with 1,250 Cognizant consultants currently supporting Temenos projects. Cognizant’s proven success in modernizing legacy IT systems together with Temenos’ winning combination of packaged model bank functionality with cloud-agnostic, cloud-native technology, brings an ideal proposition to banks embarking on digital transformation projects. The Cognizant team supports a number of ongoing projects for an increasingly diverse portfolio of mutual clients, including Close Brothers and Julius Baer.
Technology Partner of the Year – Amazon Web Services (AWS)
AWS is recognized for being the most innovative technology, a strategic partner of Temenos for over a year. Temenos and AWS have over 60 joint customers, with a growing pipeline of activity each quarter. The relationship with AWS is the fastest growing of any Temenos technology partnership. AWS is demonstrating a commitment to people, training and investment to deploy innovative banking technology around the world. Temenos’ cloud native Temenos Infinity and Temenos Transact can take full advantage of the hugely powerful capabilities of cloud platforms resulting in massive infrastructure savings, and over 100 times faster response times.
Regional Partner of the Year – ITSS
ITSS has been recognized for its commitment to assisting Temenos in selling software licenses, as well as certifying resources in English- and French-speaking Africa, as well as in the Middle East. ITSS has successfully certified a high number of its consultants on Temenos software, which has resulted in the successful delivery of a large number of projects across the Middle-East and Africa.
Temenos recently marked a major milestone with the launch of Temenos Infinity – a breakthrough digital front office product – and Temenos Transact, the next generation in core banking. These new products further demonstrate a commitment to constant innovation, leveraging 25 years of packaged model bank functionality with the most advanced cloud-native, cloud-agnostic, API-first technology.