Spanish financial institution BBVA is working with Wincor Nixdorf on the roll-out of a new generation of touch-screen ATMs and trials of self-service videoconferencing technology for in-branch consultations with bank experts.
How does a new self-service system fit into a branch? What color is suitable? Is privacy protection observed? Wincor Nixdorf answers questions like these with a new visualization technology that allows self-service devices to be projected into pictures of branches.
Wincor Nixdorf has reached an agreement with DATEC Retail Systems a.s., which is headquartered in Zlín in the Czech Republic, to take over its business effective January 2014.
Sparkasse Düren has renewed its existing service agreement with Wincor Nixdorf for a further five years and is outsourcing additional services to the IT company.
Automatia feels the time is ripe for automated cash recycling in Finland. The IT service company operates the nationwide ATM network of Finnish banks, consisting of 1,600 systems, and will install 150 Wincor Nixdorf CINEO cash recycling terminals next year.
Currently, a majority of all the ATMs and account statement printers installed around the world runs on Windows XP. However, Microsoft is discontinuing support for this operating system as of April 8, 2014. From this point on, Microsoft will no longer provide security-related patches for Windows XP - and as a result, various security requirements, including the PCI-DSS standard, can no longer be fulfilled, since this standard requires that device software always be kept up to date.
Wincor Nixdorf AG has completed fiscal 2012/2013 with year-on-year growth of 5% in net sales and a significant increase of 31% in operating profit (EBITA). In total, net sales generated by the supplier of IT solutions for banks and retailers in fiscal 2012/2013 amounted to €2,465 million (prev. year: €2,343 million), while EBITA rose to €132 million (prev. year: €101 million).
Arcant GmbH has concluded a partnership to exclusively market point-of-sale systems in Austria from Wincor Nixdorf, one of the world's leading providers of IT solutions for retailing.
Wincor Nixdorf AG is pooling its software and professional services expertise in Utrecht in the Netherlands.
Wincor Nixdorf has installed more than 2,000 BEETLE /M-II POS systems, including peripherals, at 1,100 stores of the Spanish discount supermarket chain DIA and will provide service for them for three years.
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