Security First Technologies Corp., an Atlanta software and data processing services company regarded as a bellwether of Internet banking activity, had an exceptionally strong third quarter.

The performance -- its best since going public in May 1996 -- provided momentum as the company heads into a shareholder vote Wednesday on its deals to buy Edify Corp., FICS Group, and VerticalOne Corp.

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