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Infographic: Transform Your Branch into the Ultimate Customer Destination

  • by Computer Services, Inc.
  • May 25, 2017

Technology has fundamentally changed the way your institution communicates with customers. Today, the demand for digital banking has never been higher, but does this mean financial institutions can overlook their in-person branches? Of course not! So how can financial institutions transform their branches into customer destinations which implement the exciting new digital offerings customers enjoy? Check out this infographic to discover the three essential elements to transforming your branch into a customer destination.


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5 Ways to Rumble with Ransomware as an MSB

  • by Tyler Leet
  • May 22, 2017

The chaos following the recent WannaCry ransomware attack, which infected more than 230,000 systems in over 150 countries, has caused businesses worldwide to reevaluate their strategy toward ransomware. But the WannaCry attack, though unusually large in scale, fits rather soundly into the recent trend of rising ransomware attacks.


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Get Your Head in the Cloud with Shawn Eftink

  • by Computer Services, Inc.
  • May 04, 2017

Are you in the cloud? That question is not uncommon these days, yet so few answer it with confidence. We sat down with Shawn Eftink, product manager for CSI Managed Services, to gain some much-needed insight into the cloud and what financial institutions need to know when looking into cloud technology providers.


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Creating the Optimal 21st Century Branch – Upgrade Your Tech to Update Your Branch

  • by Computer Services, Inc.
  • Apr 27, 2017

Modernizing a bank branch with a new look and feel can be quite expensive. But here are several ways for financial institutions to make cost-effective technology changes for big impact.


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Be Proactive Against Cybersecurity Threats with 3 Easy Steps

  • by Tyler Leet
  • Apr 24, 2017

Consumer data is perhaps the most valuable asset that financial institutions possess, and protecting that data is essential to any institution’s integrity.


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6 Tips for Increasing Your Interbank Network Cyber Resilience

  • by Tyler Leet
  • Apr 20, 2017

In CSI’s latest Banking Priorities Study, nearly 20 percent of respondents said interbank payment network attacks were their greatest security threat heading into 2017. This marks the first time in the history of the survey that interbank payment network attacks were specifically mentioned as a security concern.


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Creating the Optimal 21st Century Branch – Make Your Branch a Destination

  • by Computer Services, Inc.
  • Apr 13, 2017

Are your bank branches providing the modern, customer-focused environments your customers crave? In this blog post, we’ll explore how redesigning the branch layout can create positive interactions and energy between branch staff and consumers.


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An OFAC Best Practices Guide for Non-Traditional Financial Institutions

  • by Michael Brown
  • Apr 11, 2017

After the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, the U.S. Treasury Department broadened the term “financial institution,” under the USA PATRIOT Act, to include industries that, by their very nature, are at higher risk for money-laundering violations.


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4 Reasons to Pay Attention to Technology Obsolescence

  • by Keith Monson
  • Apr 05, 2017

Seven months ago, the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) revised its Information Security (IS) Booklet, which among other things provided more granular guidance regarding the inventory, classification and lifecycle management of technology assets. Institutions that haven’t addressed this guidance are risking more than they may realize.


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4 Elements of A Seamless Business Banking App

  • by Jonathan Ferguson
  • Mar 30, 2017

As the digital age continues to drive heightened expectations of technology, financial institutions must acknowledge that a mobile experience specifically tied to their business customers is becoming less of a perk and more of a necessity.