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June 5, 2017

This Week's News is Sponsored by Better Branches ~



General News


Share One Signs California Lithuanian CU

California Lithuanian Credit Union of Santa Monica, CA, signed a contract with Share One to install NewSolutions as their new core processing software. Dainius Vaidila, CEO of the $115M asset CLCU, selected a conversion date of October 2017. CLCU represents the 12th member of the SCCUA group which selected Share One as their vendor of choice and also represents number 21 of Share One’s overall clients located in CA.



Synergent signs HRCU to Long-Term Renewal for Core Processing

Synergent announced that HRCU has signed a long-term renewal agreement for the Symitar Episys Core Processing Solution with Synergent Technology Services. HRCU also has renewed their agreement for share draft processing and statement processing. They continue to be a client of Direct Marketing Services. Based in Rochester, NH, HRCU has $258M in assets and 20,567 members.



Two CUs Convert to CU Impact

Two southern credit unions – the $72.9M Tuscaloosa CU of Tuscaloosa, AL, and the $7.9M Red River Mill Employees FCU of Natchitoches, LA – have converted their core processing systems to CU Impact, the first shared core processor created for Community Development Financial Institutions.



Detroit Labs Partners with Michigan First CU

Detroit Labs, a mobile app development company, announced that it has partnered with Michigan First Credit Union to launch the next iteration of its financial app focused on streamlining the user experience of its members.




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* HoneyNets
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* Secure Workflows
* CyberCrime Trends
* Why You Need a WAF
* Data Leak Prevention
* Cybersecurity Assessments
* Working with Law Enforcement
* Blockchain Security Explained
* Next-Gen IT Security Risk Assessments
* Fear Your On Premise Security, Not the Cloud
* Is Your Credit Union’s IT Insecure by Design
* Multiple Biometric Authentication Technologies
* How to Build a Real-Time Insider Threat Program

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Hardware News


Intel Reveals Its Most Powerful PC Chip Yet: The 18-Core, Teraflop-Speed Core I9



Axis Launches New Range of Positioning Surveillance Cameras



Zotac Debuts New Mini, Pocket, Desktop PCs



Eco Blade Server: The Most Energy Efficient High-Performance Blade Server on the Market



The Dell Latitude 5285: A Hybrid Tablet Primed for Business



Intel Looks Beyond the PC to a 'New Era of Computing'



Hardware Section Sponsored by
Millennial Vision, Inc. (MVi)


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Software Updates


ZoneFox Unveils Product Update to Assist with Compliance



In Race to Bring Blockchain to Financial Markets, Developers Embrace Open-Source



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Cardless ATMs Not so Seamless



NYPD Adding Municipal CU ATMs to Station Houses



Triton Rolls out New ARGO Model



ATMs/Kiosks Sponsored by
Heritage Industries

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CU Success Stories  


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Wireless World


New Blockchain Mobile App Could Be a Game-Changer



Is Your Organization Ready for Voice?



The Top 5 Mobile Security Threats



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Security Section


The Best Security? Have Zero Trust, Says Expert



How Cisco Combats Fast-Maturing Cybercrime Networks



Why Machine Learning Needs to Be Brought to Cyber Defenses



Security Teams Overwhelmed by Rising Volume of Attacks



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Leaders Roundtable


Battling Security Fatigue – Working Towards Usable Security

Easy Solutions -
Read Josh Schleicher's comments:

Onbase by Hyland Software -
Read Steve Comer's comments:

LookingGlass Cyber Solutions -
Read A.J. Shipley's comments:

Millennial Vision -
Read Scott Cowan's comments:

NetWatcher -
Read Scott B. Suhy's comments:

Nintex -
Read Mike Fitzmaurice's comments:

Network Bix USA
Network Box -  
Read Pierluigi Stella's comments:

Pure IT Credit Union Services -
Read Kyle Stutzman's comments:

Security Compliance Associates -
Read Jim Brahm's comments:

SentinelOne -
Read Jeremiah Grossman's comments:


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Technology and Marketing


Econiq Models Conversation Behaviors of Top-Performing Employees



13 Tips for Crafting an Effective Survey



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Online Banking/E-Commerce/Website Design


Visa Upgrades Verified by Visa Service



Poll: 94 Million Americans Store Their Card Information Online



Omni-Channel, Give Way to Omni-Digital



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Internet Access


How to Get the Best ROI from a UC Solution



Nominum Introduces DNS-Based SaaS Solution



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Call Centers


ICMI Announces 2017 Global Contact Center Award Winners