October 29, 2008
SunGard (London) has packaged its Ambit Payments solution together with Sun Microsystems' (Santa Clara, Calif.) software and hardware, coming up with a pre-tested and pre-configured solution for corporate payments. The new solution, Ambit Corporate Payments Express, will be offered as an "off-the-shelf" solution that will help banks capture new corporate payments and cash management services business.
Ambit Corporate Payments Express will offer banks a cash management and payments solution for corporate services, which can scale easily as more clients are acquired and more users are needed. A SOX-compliant white-labeled solution, it is designed to help provide secure payments processing, support multiple formats, payments and instruments, and help achieve ease of integration and connection. Banks will be able to offer corporate clients a global payments service that will help streamline the processing and management of payments and account statements, improve visibility into payment streams and cash flows, and manage the complexity of connectivity with internal and external systems - including SWIFT.
The solution will be deployed on selected Sun SPARC Enterprise CMT servers with CoolThreads technology. It will also be deployed on Intel Xeon Sun Fire x64 server platforms running Solaris Cluster technology in combination with GlassFish (standards-based Java EE), Java CAPS Financial EAI and the MySQL database servers. Sun systems with CoolThreads technology will help customers tackle the demands of secure Web-scale computing while helping to reduce space and energy consumption.