Maximizing Your Payments Data Potential with Machine Learning

Maximizing Your Payments Data Potential with Machine Learning

Over the past two decades, commerce’s expansion to digital channels has created an entirely new ecosystem of payments information and with each passing moment, the amount of that information increases: In the U.S., there were 21.5 billion ACH transactions in 2017, an increase of 5.7 percent from the previous year and in that same time, … Continued

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Mainframes At The Crossroads: Mainstream or Irrelevant?

Mainframes At The Crossroads: Mainstream or Irrelevant?

The old and new worlds of information technology collided at the SHARE mainframe conference in Atlanta this week. Founded in 1955, SHARE bills itself as the oldest enterprise IT-centric user group on the planet – and from the buzz at the conference, many of the vendors as well as attendees have been in attendance for … Continued

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CICS for the Modern Age

CICS for the Modern Age

Just six months ago in December 2015, CICS made its latest stable release debut (CICS V5.3), 47 years after its initial release. Despite its mature age, CICS, or the Customer Information Control System, is better than ever, according to Glenn Schneck, senior solutions engineer at GT Software who has been involved in the SHARE CICS Project … Continued

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Leveraging All Data Assets for a Modern Data Architecture

Leveraging All Data Assets for a Modern Data Architecture

The modern business landscape is a fast-moving, ever-changing, highly competitive environment. For companies to outpace the competition and build upon innovation, they must embrace a modern data architecture. It is necessary that this new architecture support today’s new requirements such as mobile integration and advanced digital marketing. While the specific configuration of a modern data … Continued

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Why IMS Still Matters

Why IMS Still Matters

As we near 2016, it may come as a surprise that a 45-year-old system like IMS is still relevant for businesses today. In fact, it remains the system of record for industries spanning banking, insurance, manufacturing, finance, medical/healthcare, airlines, education and more. Consider this: 75 percent of Fortune 1000 companies and thousands of global companies … Continued

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