Hazelcast Powers Customers’ Innovation with The Banker Award Wins

Fast cloud platform customers dominate The Banker’s Innovation in Digital Banking 2020 Awards

Hazelcast Comms January 27, 2021

San Mateo, Calif., January 27, 2021 Hazelcast, the fast cloud application platform, celebrates its customers today, six of whom secured top honors from The Banker’s Innovation in Digital Banking 2020 Awards. The list includes leading banking brands, including Standard Chartered Bank, which took home top honors for the Global Payments Platform category. Six of the 15 award winners have partnered with Hazelcast for next-generation global payments infrastructures and other digital transformation projects in the past year.

The accolades, which The Banker calls a recognition of “the art of the possible” in digital financial services, showcases modern, open source, cloud-native, microservices-based innovations–including technologies Hazelcast delivers to global banking customers.

“Seeing our customers recognized for their visionary work is incredibly exciting for us,” said Chris Wilson, chief revenue officer (CRO) at Hazelcast. “Our customers operate within an increasingly complex, highly regulated, and extremely dynamic industry and we know how important our technology is for building applications that move, manage, secure, store, and make decisions with data, within mere microseconds. We’re honored to be a part of our customers’ success, and we raise a virtual glass to these winners today.”

Hazelcast is aggressively positioning itself for growth as macro trends continue to drive demand for fast cloud and edge data platforms. The company works with financial services providers across the globe to quickly develop, deploy, and deliver value from applications across mission-critical functions and business structures, from payment processing and risk/compliance trade monitoring to open banking compliance and financial market data management. 

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About Hazelcast, Inc.
Hazelcast is the fast, cloud application platform trusted by Global 2000 enterprises to deliver ultra-low latency, stateful and data-intensive applications. Featuring real-time streaming and memory-first database technologies, the Hazelcast platform simplifies the development and deployment of distributed applications on-premises, at the edge or in the cloud as a fully managed service.

Hazelcast is headquartered in San Mateo, CA, with offices across the globe. To learn more about Hazelcast, visit

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