The Edge Blog

by Steve Gilde on 17 July 2018

Paragon Named ATMIA's Member of the Month for July 2018

Things move so fast these days. Most of us are constantly heads down, working on the next project, then next mandate, then next deadline. It seems...

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ATM Testing

by Mark Medlin on 10 July 2018

The Key to Dealing with Rapid Change: Test Automation

It’s no secret that the payments landscape has evolved significantly over the several years and the pace of change continues to increase....

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Payments Testing, Automation

by Mark Medlin on 3 July 2018

A Strategic Approach to Payments Testing: Why You Need One Now

Consumer expectations continue to be driven by a “mobile everything” approach that demands anytime/anywhere/anyway access to just about...

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Payments Testing

by Steve Gilde on 26 June 2018

Outages in the Payments Ecosystem: Keys to Managing Complex Systems

A couple of high profile system failures back in the news this week. 

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Payments Testing, Automation, Risk

by Steve Gilde on 19 June 2018

ATM Fault Testing: Leveraging Virtualization Reduces Risk

Henry Ford is reputed to have said “Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty.” Having been around the payments business for...

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ATM Testing, Risk, Virtualization

by Steve Gilde on 12 June 2018

Next Gen ATMs: Could This Be Your Last Windows Upgrade?

Anyone interested or involved with the ATM industry is certainly aware of the impending demise of Windows 7. The official end of support date for...

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ATM Testing, Innovation

by Steve Gilde on 5 June 2018

Tick, Tick, Tick: Migrate to Windows 10 and Test Your ATMs Before Time Expires

I had an interesting conversation last week with a journalist from one of the industry publications. The subject was migrating ATMs to Windows 10.

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ATM Testing, Virtualization

by Steve Gilde on 29 May 2018

ATM Testing: The Benefits of Virtualization

Over the past 50 years, the ATM has evolved from being a simple, single purpose cash dispensing device to become a high-profile and mission...

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ATM Testing, Automation, Virtualization

by Richard Buckle on 27 February 2018

AI: A Future That Will Test Us All!

For as long as I can recall, writers and movie directors have been fascinated by automation, robots and aliens and yes, artificial intelligence...

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Payments Testing

by Steve Gilde on 16 February 2018

What Happened in Vegas Should Not Stay in Vegas: 6 Takeaways From ATMIA US 2018

Just back from a busy week in Las Vegas attending the annual ATMIA US conference. It was great to see so many people still engaged and working to...

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ATM Testing