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Todd Wilkinson Speaks to IT Harvest

By Kristin Eckmann

May 14, 2015

Todd Wilkinson, chief executive officer of Entrust Datacard, speaks to IT Harvest at the 2015 RSA Conference about trends in the payments and information security market, as well as what’s next for the company.

The Leading Edge of Border Security

By Tim Klabunde

March 10, 2015

In an increasingly global market, people everywhere are moving freely across borders and around the globe at a rapid rate. In 2012, the number of people traveling internationally for business and pleasure broke the one billion mark. Another all-time high was set in 2013, and we’re on pace to break that record again. In the […]

U.S. EMV Migration Timeline

By Ray Wizbowski

January 19, 2015

The EMV 101 series provides go-to-resources for those who are interested in learning more about EMV payment technology and EMV migration in the U.S. This is the fourth entry to this series that outlines the timeline for the U.S. EMV migration.  As we progress through the series, we will go more in-depth on the EMV technologies and […]

EMV 101 Series: The Key Players

By Ray Wizbowski

January 12, 2015

The EMV 101 series provides go-to-resources for those who are interested in learning more about EMV payment technology and EMV migration in the U.S. This is the third entry to this series that explores who will be affected by the U.S. EMV migration, and how they can best prepare for the shift. With the 2015 liability […]

Instant Issuance: The Growing Trend for Financial Institutions

By Ray Wizbowski

December 16, 2014

In today’s highly competitive market, the pressure to attract and retain customers is at a tipping point. Consumers today expect instant satisfaction and they are demanding customized, real-time services from their financial providers that simplify and enhance their daily lives. Research from Aite Group in its latest report, “Instant Gratification: The Case for Instant Card […]

Instant Issuance of Payment Cards through Digital Branches

By Ajay Kumar

November 18, 2014

Today, the legacy business models and go-to-market strategies previously adopted by financial institutions have been lost in response to changing consumer behavior and engagement and changing regulatory requirements. Acquiring new profitable customers and retaining them has become more challenging than ever before as customer loyalty is diminished.  Today’s consumers want their financial institution to offer […]

EMV Myths Busted

By Ray Wizbowski

October 31, 2014

The EMV 101 series provides go-to-resources for those who are interested in learning more about EMV payment technology and EMV migration in the US. This is the second entry to this series that outlines common EMV implementation myths.  As we progress throughout the series, we will go more in-depth on the EMV technologies and applications that are […]

More Breaches? How to Ensure Cardholder Protection

By Ray Wizbowski

September 30, 2014

While breaches occur frequently within multiple industries, the buzz from recent events is getting attention at the highest levels. From customer inquiries, to press, to congressional hearings, the focus of the conversation has tended to fall into a few key themes ranging from the logical aspects of the network to the physical security layers of […]

EMV 101 Series: The 5 W’s

By Ray Wizbowski

September 18, 2014

The EMV 101 series provides go-to-resources for those who are interested in learning more about EMV payment technology and EMV migration in the US. This is the first entry to this series that gives readers the basics of EMV.  As we progress throughout the series, we will go more in-depth on the EMV technologies and applications […]

High Security ID Documents – Using the QSDC Framework

By Nick Nugent

September 3, 2014

For anyone involved in the production of a high security identification document — whether a driver’s license, national ID, passport or other — the risk of the program is a constant concern. Will the document look good and hold up after years of use? How do we make it affordable? Can we make the document […]