Black Knight CIO James Iredale Participates in AWS Atlanta Summit Keynote
Showcases the company’s system innovations and improvements using analytics, machine learning, and other AWS technologies at scale
— Black Knight has used Amazon Web Services (AWS) for several years to develop innovative real estate and mortgage solutions, while increasing the scalability, speed and functionality of its flagship offerings
— Currently using more than 60 AWS features, Black Knight’s AWS investment boosts its speed of innovation, bringing working products to market quickly
— Given its pivotal role in one of the largest financial services verticals, Black Knight’s approach to cloud technology is to “meet the customer where they are” rather than forcing change
— Black Knight incorporates cloud-based innovations to avoid customer disruption while consistently delivering massive compute power, storage, and throughput; machine learning; and analytical insights at scale using AWS
— The keynote detailed specific AWS technologies, their use cases within Black Knight’s overall cloud strategy, and how the company is helping to “make homeownership possible”
JACKSONVILLE, Florida., July 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Black Knight, Inc. (NYSE: BKI), a leading provider of integrated technology, data and analytics for lenders and service providers, announced that the Chief Technology Officer of information James Iredale Participated in AWS Summit Keynote Atlanta. In his remarks, Iredale highlighted how the company has leveraged AWS offerings over the past four years to drive technology innovation in the real estate and mortgage industries. Thousands of technologists from several industries gathered in Atlanta at the top to discuss how AWS helps companies like Black Knight innovate quickly and deliver flexible, reliable solutions at scale.
During the keynote, Iredale explained how Black Knight uses AWS capabilities to create solutions throughout the mortgage lifecycle. From engagement tools early in the process – when a potential buyer begins looking for a home and exploring financing options – to origination, underwriting and financing throughout the customer’s long-term relationship. mortgage service, AWS is enabling Black Knight to achieve a speed of innovation rarely seen in the financial services industry.
“At Black Knight, we help make homeownership possible by building and leveraging the underlying mortgage software used by some of America’s largest financial institutions,” Iredale said in his remarks. “Our mission is clear: to make the mortgage process easier, faster and more intuitive, not only for our customers, but also for the American consumer. But at the same time, we must also meet the very personalized needs of our customers around complex operations. To that end, we have worked with AWS for the past four years, using analytics, machine learning, and other AWS technologies to digitize the end-to-end mortgage process.
“Developing with AWS allows us to easily scale solutions in the cloud and scale with increased agility as old practices of waterfall development with high manual touch are replaced with lean development practices and the automation of development operations and testing practices,” continued Iredale. “It allows us to meet our customers where they are when it comes to cloud technology, instead of forcing wholesale change. It also means we’re able to future-proof our technology much more easily.”
According John KainAWS Worldwide Head of FSI Market Development, “Black Knight is creating the next generation mortgage process, and we have enjoyed working with them as part of their ongoing goal of delivering innovative solutions that meet the needs of the mortgage industry. leveraging AWS and machine learning, they enable their customers to deliver the fast digital experience that consumers are accustomed to in other industries.”
To learn more about Black Knight’s cloud-based innovations through AWS, check out Iredale’s keynote.
About the Dark Knight
Black Knight, Inc. (NYSE: BKI) is an award-winning software, data and analytics company that drives innovation in the mortgage and real estate lending and servicing industries, as well as in capital markets and secondary. Businesses leverage our robust integrated solutions across the homeownership lifecycle to help retain existing customers, win new customers, mitigate risk and operate more efficiently.
Our customers rely on our proven, comprehensive, and scalable products and our unwavering commitment to providing superior customer support to achieve their strategic goals and better serve their customers. For more information about Black Knight, please visit www.blackknightinc.com/.
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