Grameen America Names New President/CEO April 07, 2014Former Avon Products chair/CEO will lead the U.S.-based microfinance organization. BECU Reduces IT Overhead With Managed Services June 19, 2013Credit union leverages managed services from Avanade to upgrade its Exchange, Lync and SharePoint environments and provide 24/7 technical support. Big Data: Where to Begin? April 01, 2013 Bank Systems & Technology got an early exclusive look at a report to be released tomorrow by Celent that highlights the difficulties many financial institutions are facing in moving towards a data-driven business model. StrikForce Technologies Files Patent Suit Against Microsoft, Fiserv, First Midwest April 01, 2013The company alleges its patent for an out-of-band authentication system was violated.
Top Quotes from SWIFT Operations Forum Americas 2013 March 08, 2013Seven insights about regulatory compliance from the recent SWIFT Operations Forum Americas. Is Mobile Banking Ready For Business? February 11, 2013Lingering obstacles related to security and functionality are all that stand in the way of widespread adoption of corporate mobile banking. Microsoft Releases New Technology Reference Architecture May 16, 2012The Microsoft Industry Reference Architecture for Banking is a development and delivery framework designed to aid financial institutions How an AWOL U.S. Soldier Got Paul Allen's Debit Card From Citi March 28, 2012The recent case of identity theft highlights the need for strict security protocols. Cloud Computing Could Create 1.4 Million Banking Jobs by 2015 March 27, 2012A Microsoft-funded IDC study suggests that innovation enabled by cloud technology could boost jobs and revenues worldwide across several business verticals, including banking. IBM Joins Banking Industry Architecture Network January 11, 2012The group is composed of banks and technology companies that serve the financial industry. A Closer Look at Payment Services Hubs October 17, 2011Despite being a hot topic for several years, the widespread implementation of hubs has yet to occur, some experts say. FinovateFall 2011 Recap, Day One September 21, 2011Here's a quick recap of some of the highlights from the first day of FinovateFall 2011, a conference showcasing innovative financial technologies. How Has the Banking Industry Changed in a Decade? September 09, 2011The banking industry survived, the 9/11 terrorist attacks, only to be confronted in 2008 with the challenges of the global financial crisis. Both events, along with some key technology developments, shaped the financial services industry in which we work t Big Data: Don’t Miss the Big Picture September 02, 2011To ensure that strategy delivers value, IT and business decision-makers need to collaborate on a holistic approach to data management. Temenos and Microsoft Make Cloud-Based Core Systems a Reality July 19, 2011Six microfinance institutions in Mexico are now running Temenos' T24 core banking clients on the Windows Azure platform, with more implementations to come around the world. FCNB Creates Customer-Centric Organization With Core Replacement April 26, 2011First Citizens National Bank improves profitability and service while positioning itself for growth by modernizing its core systems. A Bank MacGyver Would Be Proud Of March 04, 2011Nonprofit Nuru International's video shows how it built a microloan and banking structure in rural Kenya. Microsoft and its Partners Express Optimism Around IT Investment February 25, 2011Innovation, differentiation of services and cloud computing are consistent themes with Microsoft's partners. How Much Better Will 2011 Be Than 2010 -- and for Whom? January 09, 2011What can we expect in 2011 in terms of financial institution spending, vendor activity, and investor strategies? Royal Bank of Canada's Futuristic New "Stores" Blend Self-Service With Assisted Service November 15, 2010Microsoft Surface and Cisco telepresence help Canadian branch staff ease customers into online channels and in-depth financial discussions.