A bank's decision to outsource core data processing usually hinges on two issues: cost and control.

First National Bancorp is no exception. In 1992, the rapidly growing supercommunity bank based in Gainesville, Ga., decided to sign an outsourcing agreement with M&I Data Services, a unit of Marshall & Ilsley Corp., Milwaukee.

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