News - 12/12/2016


American Banker Interviews PeoplesBank Chief Information Officer on Hyperconverged Infrastructure

American Banker Interviews PeoplesBank Chief Information Officer on Hyperconverged Infrastructure
Joseph Zazzaro, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, PeoplesBank

HOLYOKE, MA (December 12, 2016) – According to American Banker, a hyperconverged infrastructure is the latest stage in the evolution toward software-defined computing, in which all technology in an IT environment is tightly integrated and can be managed with one software program. For an example of this innovative approach to IT management, the online publication turned to PeoplesBank and Joseph Zazzaro, its Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer.

"We were at that point where we wanted to improve our operational efficiency,” Mr. Zazzaro stated in the article, “and thought hyperconvergence looked like a really good fit. We moved things over slowly – we're cautious about safety and making sure things are going to be up and running for our users.

American Banker is the national source for senior executives in banking and financial services.

Read the full story here: AmericanBankerPB


About: PeoplesBank is a leader in innovation, corporate responsibility, environmental sustainability, and employee engagement. Our three LEED® certified offices are environmentally friendly, and we have financed more than $111 million in wind, hydroelectric, and solar energy projects.

As the largest community bank in the market, we have a unique ability to help the communities we serve through volunteer efforts and millions of dollars in donations to charitable and civic causes. Our associates devote an average of 6,000 hours to volunteer work each year, and 48 of the bank’s officers serve on the boards of directors and committees of 115 nonprofit organizations in the area.

As a mutual bank, PeoplesBank is responsible to its depositors, employees, and the community. This organizational structure allows us to focus on the long-term viability of the bank and the best interests of our customers.

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