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Major European Bank - Migration

Savantor's conversion expertise helps major bank migrate their European card portfolio to TSYS

Savantor assisted the bank's multi-national team with the migration of their European card portfolio onto the TSYS TS2 platform.

The bank selected Savantor for their knowledge and experience of similar card migrations.

Savantor undertook the following:

  • Responsible for planning and managing the delivery of the logic for the data mapping of the consumer and commercial card platforms.
  • Liaison between ATOS (old processor) and TSYS (new processor).
  • Design, build and implementation of the Data Verification activities required to check the data being converted for all rehearsals and live conversion.
  • Construction and management of the data exception process.

Geoff Durham, Executive Director at Savantor, believes that our expertise has brought significant value to numerous business critical programmes.

“Our consultants have been able to use their experience and knowledge of conversions such as this to reduce the potential risks and minimise the impacts on the business.

This experience has led to Savantor developing a track record of being involved in successful migrations across Europe.”

Features of this assignment:

  • Data conversion planning
  • Data mapping logic
  • Data verification design, build and implementation
  • Data exception planning and management
  • Project management
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