UniCredit Bulbank, part of the leading European financial services group UniCredit, is the biggest Bulgarian bank in terms of its assets, which exceeded US$7.9 billion as of September 2011. The bank serves more than 2.1 million customers through 300 branches across Bulgaria, including residential customers, midsize businesses, domestic and multinational corporations, municipalities, and other government agencies. UniCredit Bulbank received the 2012 Bank of the Year in Bulgaria award from The Banker, an international magazine that is part of the Financial Times Group.
“We chose Oracle Exadata Database Machine because the system is uniquely designed and optimized for database workloads. Oracle Exadata also had very attractive pricing when we compared the expected performance improvement to alternative solutions,” said Albena Koteva, database administration section, UniCredit Bulbank.