The alliance aims to facilitate a strong, secure transaction environment without resting significant security compliance responsibility on ATM operators.
Employees expect to use their mobile devices at work, and employers often don't mind because of the cost savings. However, the use of personal smartphones and other mobile devices at the office creates problems for IT managers. A business with...
For most travelers, finding a reliable Wi-Fi connection is usually a priority. While a mobile 3G/4G hotspot connection satisfies some, it doesn't compare to the speed of Wi-Fi for laptops or uploading/downloading larger files. NBC news reports, "More and more...
This has been one of the strangest and most devastating years for weather in the U.S. No matter where you live, you've been affected by extreme elements. Growing up on the Gulf Coast, this was the time of year when...
You're on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. You use Gmail, Yahoo, and online banking.
If you live in or travel to a country that controls what websites citizens can and cannot view, then you might not have access to sites like Facebook or YouTube. In this case you might have considered using a proxy or a VPN — But what’s the difference?
A virtual private network is a network set up to communicate privately over a public network.
To understand how protected you are, you need to understand how unprotected free public wireless is.
This has nothing to do with how secure Apple devices are compared to Android. By default, free public wireless is open and unencrypted, and the data that travels over it from each device to the router is naked for all the world to see.
According to Steve Mieczkowski, most providers of wireless ATM services require a two-year contract, a high monthly rate and a monthly lease payment for a wireless device. Mieczkowski was at ATMIA 2013 to showcase the WirelessATMStore.com, a division of Partner ATM that operates by a much different business model than its competitors.
WirelessATMStore.com breaks out of the standard lease-and-contract model with a proven alternative.
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I travel a lot. Not so much by plane these days as by car, SUV and even RV.
AIS says it's the only mobile provider in Thailand to offer a communication network with high-standard PCI DSS system support for ATMs and merchants.
The device supports high data rates and features two gigabit Ethernet ports, high-speed WiFi, and built-in VPN clients.
Philadelphia-based asset protection company 3SI Security Systems has introduced an ATM tracker solution that relies on GPS to locate a stolen ATM. According to a press release, the NextGen3 Electronic Satellite Pursuit ATM Tracker GPS leverages multiple security and tracking...
The external, adhesive-mount antennas allow for easy installation in ATMs and kiosks, the manufacturer says.
Founders of the ATM Connectivity Coalition hope to introduce standards that will ensure a robust and secure transaction environment without placing an unreasonable burden on ATM operators.
GetWireless can now boast eight consecutive years on the magazine's list of fastest-growing private companies in the US.
Transaction Network Services will provide secure, high-speed transaction transport and ATM communications for the Malaysian Electronic Payment System.
Telit Wireless Solutions, a provider of machine-to-machine products and Digi International, a provider of end-to-end wireless solutions, have announced the integration of the Telit xE910 module family with the Digi TransPort family of cellular routers in the new WR11. A...
Encore Networks has announced that its EN-4000 family of routers has been certified for use on the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network. The device can serve as either a primary connection or as a back-up to help reduce costs and...
Diebold Inc. announced today that it is making a contactless card reader available to all financial institutions globally.
Verizon Enterprise Solutions is introducing a fully managed, wireless ATM connectivity solution, Managed Wireless ATMs, that banks can deploy to their remote or mobile ATMs, or use in business continuity planning. A news release from Verizon said the solution, powered...
Wireless ATM connectivity solutions provider OptConnect has rolled out OptConnect Portal, a new online wireless device portfolio management system. The cloud-based system allows users to monitor and remotely control OptConnect wireless gateway devices from any Internet-enabled device. "[W]e are really...
Get out your Big Chief tablet and No. 2 pencil, because consulting and testing provider FIME has six questions for you about NFC.
FIS, a provider of banking and payments technology, has announced that Wintrust Financial Corp. will conduct a pilot test of the FIS Cardless Cash Access solution.
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Encore Networks, a provider of machine-to-machine solutions for fixed and wireless communications, has announced that it has received certification from Elan Financial Services for use of the Encore C2C M2M wireless router for IAD- and ISO-deployed ATMs. "Elan processes transactions...