Two payment system organizations with maverick reputations are set to make waves in the increasingly treacherous waters of transaction processing.

Affiliated Computer Services Inc., one of the largest operators of automated teller machines, has formed an alliance with Integrated Delivery Technologies Inc., which is developing payment programs for supermarkets under the "Cartel" brand name that could end up competing with bank-owned networks.

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