The Edge Blog

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

by Steve Gilde on 14 August 2018

ATM 3.0: Time for Real Change

An interesting piece was published on CNBC.com last week about the business of cash. And, it seems the marketplace is still somewhat bullish on...

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ATM Testing, Innovation

by Steve Gilde on 7 August 2018

Testing Center of Excellence: A Mission (Not So) Impossible for Financial Institutions

“Good morning Ethan. It's been widely reported in the press, through research papers and by industry analysts that consumers across the globe have...

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ATM Testing, Payments Testing, Automation, Innovation

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 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 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