Upgrade To DeepTarget OLB
HUNTSVILLE, Ala.-DeepTarget has released an upgrade to its DeepTarget OLB product, "providing users an effortless and affordable capability to create landing pages," the company said. Via the enhancement to DeepTarget's "Click-to-Close" sites, users can create their own microsites, including Welcome, From, Error and Thank You pages.
For info: www.DeepTarget.com
200 CUs Using idocVAULT
MIDDLEBURY, Vt. and MIDWAY, Utah-eDOC Innovations said its collaboration with Credit Union Student Choice has reached a client base of 200 CUs utilizing eDOC's idocVAULT technology, giving more potential students the opportunity to obtain loan documents digitally.
For info: www.edoclogic.com
BCU Expands With Akcelerant
MALVERN, Penn.-Akcelerant, a provider of connected software technology, has expanded its relationship with Baxter Credit Union to include SOLUTION.LENDING, Akcelerant's consumer loan origination solution powered by the Akcelerant Framework. This new agreement will allow BCU to use the Akcelerant Framework as a full-scale, end-to-end consumer loan origination system.
For info: www.akcelerant.com
$1M In Daily Dwolla Transaction
DES MOINES, Iowa--Dwolla, which combines social networks and location-based technologies with online and mobile payments, said it is now processing $1 million in transactions daily. The milestone for the payments network, which charges a flat 25-cent fee for transactions of all sizes, calculates to a potential user savings of $30,000 every 24 hours when compared to traditional payment networks, the company said. Fifteen FIs have signed on with Dwolla, including most recently Ace Community CU.
For info: www.Dwolla.com
12 More Sign On For Passageways
WEST LAFAYTETTE, Ind.--Passageways, an enterprise portal solutions provider, said it signed 12 new portal customers in June, bringing to 32 new portal sales for 2011. Among those signing on for various Passageways' solutions: Lafayette FCU, America's First FCU, Edwards FCU, ACU of Texas, Emory Alliance CU, Ashland CU, Members Cooperative CU, Aberdeen Proving Ground FCU, Sandia Laboratory FCU, Verity CU, Our Community CU, FivePoint CU, Sliver State Schools CU, Alabama CU, and New Mexico Educators FCU.
For info: www.passageways.com
USNMFCU Chooses INX Virtualizatione ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.-U.S. New Mexico FCU has contracted with INX Inc. to provide it with data center virtualization services. The project will virtualize all production servers for the $650-million CU.
For info: www.usnmfcu.org
189 CUs Now Using CU*Base
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.-During its Annual Leadership Conference, CU*Answers reported it closed its 2011 business year with 189 CUs using its CU*BASE solution. The CUSO said those totals include the 20 credit union clients of CU*NorthWest in Spokane, Wash., and 13 clients of CU*South, Mobile, Ala. During the fiscal year it added 16 new CUs from nine states.
Separately, CU*Answers announced a number of fee decreases and other changes it said will result in $466,000 in savings for its online CU*BASE processing in its 2012 business year. Meanwhile, in conjunction with FULVEW Productions, it has released a new Web site that it says brings high-quality video to CUs.
For info: www.cuanswers.com
Two FIs Select CU Mobile Marketing
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif.--CBC FCU and Water & Power Community CU have selected the CU Mobile Marketing solution for Apple's iPhone from Data Based Marketing.
For info: www.dbmkt.com
fiVISION Upgrades accountWORKS
INDIANAPOLIS--fiVISION has upgraded its original accountWORKS technology with the new accountWORKS 2G solution. E FCU in Baton Rouge, La., has gone live with the solution, which allows members to open new accounts and new members to enroll in the CU in just minutes.
For info: www.fivision.com
Mid-Atlantic Using ZixCorp
MIDDLETOWN, Penn.-Mid-Atlantic Corporate FCU has selected ZixCorp Email Encryption Services to maintain the security of sensitive information. Mid-Atlantic Corporate said it is using ZixGateway, a policy-based e-mail encryption service, to automatically scan all outbound e-mail and encrypt messages with sensitive information.
For info: www.midatlanticcorp.org or
Northern Lights Opts For IronKey
SUNNYVALE, Calif.-Northern Lights FCU has selected IronKey for its IronKey Trusted Access for Banking, a secure browsing solution that the company said prevents identity theft, payments fraud and online banking account takeover. NLFCU will be one of the first to offer Trusted Bookmarks, a new feature of Trusted Access for Banking allowing members to safely access popular websites using a "white list" managed by the credit union.
For info: www.ironkey.com
MyCUAnywhere Now Known As 'Sprig'
ONTARIO, Calif.-FSCC, a provider of shared branching, and CU Wireless, Salem, announced that the MyCUAnywhere will now be known as Sprig. "Soon Sprig will deliver enhanced features, including a first in the industry: fund transfer capability from one institution to another, providing both institutions are shared branching members," the companies said. "Using secure, SMS/text banking technology members can easily and conveniently access account information including balances, transaction history, loan status, as well as authorize fund transfers." For info: www.fscc.com or www.cuwireless.com
TFCU Selects CUBUS' CUStatements
FARMINGVILLE, N.Y.-Teachers FCU has chosen CUBUS Solutions' CUStatements to add to its delivery of next-generation online banking services to members. CUStatements is an electronic statement management system that supports month-end, credit card, mortgage and tax statements in PDF format. CUBUS Solutions is based in Livermore, Calif.
Banner FCU Signs With TRC
PHOENIX-Banner FCU has signed with TRC Interactive to provide it with First Line of Defense Fraud Detection and Loss Prevention Challenge. Each individual challenge in First Line of Defense is a simulation that replicates the transaction experience, the company said. It is up to the learner to decide if the transaction being presented to them is legitimate or fraudulent, TRC said.
SACU Rolls Out Biometric Readers
SAN ANTONIO, Texas-SACU has launched the use of DigitalPersona's readers and software using biometrics authentication to improve security. Employees log on to their workstations and apps with one touch of a finger using DigitalPersona U.are.U readers and keyboards.