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Instant Payoff with Instant Issuance

By Ray Wizbowski

July 27, 2015

We live in a world of instant gratification – and in our anytime, anywhere, always online society, it has become increasingly important that retailers, banks and service providers have the ability to reach and support their customers when and where they choose. This societal shift has led to the need for financial institutions to embrace […]

EMV 101 Series: Behind the Transaction

By Ray Wizbowski

July 14, 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 fifth entry to this series that outlines security standards of EMV and examines the three distinct aspects of an EMV transaction. The adoption of EMV (chip) card-standards has proven to […]

EMV 101 Series: Lessons Learned from Global Migration

By Ray Wizbowski

July 1, 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 […]

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 […]