Skuld signs agreement with Intility
(Oslo, 19.05.2016) Skuld, one of the world’s leading marine insurers, has signed an agreement with Intility. The agreement means that Skuld will use Intility’s Managed Cloud service for Skuld’s global organisation; Skuld has offices in Oslo, Bergen, Singapore, New York, Copenhagen, London, Piraeus, Hamburg and Hong Kong.
The Intility service gives Skuld access to a complete and ready-made IT platform that includes unlimited access to cloud-based compute and storage, enterprise-grade security services, productivity solutions, and seamless integration with public clouds. In addition, the service includes an end-to-end responsibility for the management of Skuld’s entire IT platform for the duration of the contract. This means maintaining the company’s core IT infrastructure and all business applications, providing 24/7/365 systems monitoring and end user support, single point of contact, as well as ensuring an optimal IT workplace experience for all Skuld employees.
With Intility’s Managed Cloud service we get the right mix of security, flexibility and innovation for our IT environment. Additionally, we can now focus our IT resources on more important tasks, such as the digitisation of Skuld’s core business, which is critical for our future success.
Rune Hope, SVP and Director of IT at Skuld
The agreement with Skuld emphasises Intility’s ability to deliver core IT services to global companies with complex needs and distributed infrastructure. Intility already provides its services to several other multinational companies, such as Scatec Solar, Idex, Warner Bros, Photocure og Nevion.
We are proud that Skuld has chosen the Intility platform for their global IT environment. Our main task will be to maintain a secure and well-functioning platform for the company, as well as to support Skuld in its effort to further digitise its business and make better use of IT.
Andreas Hisdal, CEO of Intility
For more information, please contact:
Skuld: Head of IT, SVP, Rune Hope, mob. +47 450 75 000
Intility: CEO, Andreas Hisdal, mob. +47 907 28 112
Skuld is a world leading marine insurance provider with a strong financial position and an 'A' rating with Standard & Poor's. Skuld caters to the needs of shipowners, the offshore and energy sector, charterers and traders, ports and terminals, cargo and the superyacht community. Skuld was established in 1897 as a P&I club for Scandinavian shipowners and has grown into a diversified marine insurer, today also including Skuld 1897, a syndicate at Lloyd's. With headquarters in Oslo and a worldwide office network Skuld offers service and competence to their members and clients 24 hours a day.