The Edge Blog

by Steve Gilde on 29 May 2019

Virtualized ATM Testing: The Time is Now (Like Right Now!)

After January 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer provide support for the Windows 7 platform. No software updates. No security patches or fixes. No...

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ATM Testing, Automation, Virtualization

by Steve Gilde on 26 February 2019

ATMIA US 2019 Recap

I’m back in the office after attending the 20th annual ATMIA US conference at Disney World in Orlando Florida. I hope it is a long time before I...

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ATM Testing

by Steve Gilde on 19 February 2019

ATMIA US 2019: The Future of ATMs

Greetings from Orlando.

I am here in the warm sunshine for the ATM Industry Association’s Annual US Conference. The theme for the event this year...

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ATM Testing, Innovation

by Steve Gilde on 15 January 2019

Testing: A Critical Component of Digital Transformation

Well, it rained here again this past weekend. Now something like 25 wet Saturdays and Sundays in a row for us dating back to the middle of last...

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ATM Testing, Automation, Virtualization, Innovation

by Steve Gilde on 8 January 2019

2019 Payments Testing Forecast

Welcome to 2019. I hope that you had a great break over the holidays and are ready to tackle what is sure to be an exciting new year.

In our final...

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ATM Testing, Payments Testing, Automation, Innovation

by Steve Gilde on 16 October 2018

Employee Ghosting: Another Case for Automating Payments Testing

Just as we get ready for the scariest time of the year here in the US, the Paragon team finds that we have already been ghosted. At least we think...

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ATM Testing, Payments Testing, Automation, Risk

by Steve Gilde on 9 October 2018

Payments Testing Center of Excellence: Size Does Not Matter

Over the past few weeks, I have written quite a bit about all the change taking place within the payments industry. If the level of activity at a...

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ATM Testing, Payments Testing, Automation, Innovation

by Steve Gilde on 25 September 2018

TAGxPIX 2018 Recap: 3 Ways to Improve Payment Industry Efficiency

Back at home after the first annual Diebold Nixdorf TAGxPIX event in Las Vegas. As I mentioned in the blog last week, the Diebold TAG User Group...

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ATM Testing, Payments Testing, Innovation

by Steve Gilde on 18 September 2018

TAGxPIX 2018: Cooperation is King

Back in Las Vegas, this time at Caesar’s Palace for the first ever Diebold Nixdorf TAGxPIX event.

The DN Partner Information Exchange (PIX)...

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ATM Testing, Payments Testing, Innovation

by Steve Gilde on 21 August 2018

More ATM Industry Turmoil: Diebold Nixdorf in the Crosshairs

Less than two hours after I posted my last blog expressing concern about the health and well-being of the ATM industry, news hit that Diebold...

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ATM Testing, Innovation