According to Intel Online Servies, it will manage the Amex network infrastructure, including data back-up, Web site servers and operating system software for the Amex Web sites. Intel Online Services has developed customized monitoring capabilities to manage the network that connects the Amex to third-party data providers who deliver real-time financial information. The customized monitors give Intel Online Services immediate notification of network issues and enable Intel Online Services to respond quickly to deliver maximum network availability.
"The Amex is a great example of Intel Online Services' commitment to solving our customer's business problems," said Dalibor Vrsalovic, president, Intel Online Services. "Intel Online Services provides a flexible hosting platform and business engagement process that allows customers, like the Amex, to outsource the management of their Web sit
e information technology with confidence and security." "Intel Online Services worked with us to fully understand and accurately capture our operational processes and requirements. As a result, they tailored the solution to our new outsourced hosting environment. We are confident that our sites will perform to our high expectations," said Ravi Apte, executive vice president and chief information officer at the Amex. "The Amex chose Intel Online Services because of their AppChoicesm Managed Hosting Service which provides the full range of hosting services we require."