WITH THE PLETHORA of software packages tailored for banking applications, the personal computer has in fact become a permanent part of the banking industry's infrastructure.

The banking industry currently owns approximately 800,000 microcomputers, valued at between $2 billion and $3 billion. The applications software used on these personal computers can be divided into three categories:

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