Tapping Big Data Analytics to Acquire, Engage and Retain Customers April 11, 2014What it takes to fully leverage data for customer acquisition, engagement and retention. MasterCard, First Data Partner on EMV April 03, 2014The move is designed to accelerate EMV functionality to be implemented across the U.S.
Be Careful Beating Up Target April 02, 2014Target was actually better prepared than most retailers. The real problem lies with the current state of industry threat intelligence and IR practices. Retail EMV Adoption: Eyes Wide Open March 21, 2014 Fighting the $3.5 Trillion Fraud Problem March 20, 2014IBM launches new software and consulting services to help organizations use big data and analytics to reduce the costs of fraud and financial crime. Virtualization: The Smart Choice for Financial Institution Data Centers March 18, 2014Virtualization can improve network performance while keeping costs related to infrastructure at a minimum.
7 Steps for a Successful Cloud Implementation March 14, 2014The cloud is a game-changer for banks, but presents challenges around data and compliance. Here’s how to successfully manage the implementation process. "Killer App" Will Drive Widespread Mobile Payments Adoption March 07, 2014A survey of mobile industry insiders by SAP also reveals that most believe banks should be creating and running mobile payments networks.
Target Seeks New CIO March 06, 2014Data breach last year prompts CIO Beth Jacob to resign; Target will hire interim CIO and chief compliance officer. Smaller Banks Leverage Partners for Big Data Insights February 25, 2014New technology trends are helping smaller banks take advantage of their data with third-party partners. Wells Fargo Names New Chief Data Officer February 25, 2014Charles Thomas previously served in the same capacity at USAA.
Why Big Data In The Enterprise Is Mostly Lip Service February 18, 2014Here are six reasons organizations are taking the wrong approach to big data or not utilizing it at all. Breaking Down the Impact of the Target Breach February 14, 2014The payments, banking and retail industries are still experiencing the fallout of the major data breach that hit Target last year. We take a look at the numbers behind the breach’s repercussions for banks, hackers and consumers. 3 Reasons Why Data Breaches Should be Combated with Card Instant Issuance February 14, 2014Instant card issuance can help banks quickly react to a data breach, cutting costs and improving customer service. How Single Use Virtual Cards Can Improve Digital Payments Security February 14, 2014Single use virtual cards are one way banks can help customers secure online payments in the wake of the Target breach, but gaining customer adoption remains a challenge. Leveraging Data and Analytics to Circumvent Legacy Systems Challenges February 13, 2014With new data and analytics solutions banks may be able to improve their product development and speed-to-market, and put off the question of a core replacement indefinitely. Banks Set Stage For Customer Acquisition With Data Analytics February 10, 2014Data-driven customer acquisition will continue to be elusive for banks that don’t invest in effective data management processes and structures. Do You Trust Your Third-Party Vendors? February 07, 2014Banks need to work to build stronger vendor security now. Survey: Most Employees Are Unaware of Their Company’s Data Security Protocols February 06, 2014Lack of awareness among employees about their firms’ security tools and policies is leading to startlingly insecure file sharing behaviors in the workplace. Creating A Strong Foundation for Securing Payment Data With PCI Standards February 05, 2014The challenge of keeping data safe can’t be solved by a single technology, standard, mandate, or regulation. The PCI Security Standards Council is an example of the industry collaboration that is needed today.