) will provide its SelfServ Automated Teller Machines (ATM) to a
Penn.-based financial institution, Dollar Bank. The 157-year old
Dollar Bank operates as a large independent regional bank with 65
branches across Pittsburgh and Cleveland metropolitan areas.
Financial details of the deal were not divulged.
Dollar Bank will deploy NCR's 60 Self-Serv ATMs across its
branches, replacing old non-NCR ATMs. The self-service ATMs
feature Scalable Deposit Module (SDM) technology, which allows
simultaneous cash and check deposit in any orientation through a
single slot, doubling the speed of ATM transactions.
Apart from this, the bank will install NCR's Solidcore Suite for
APTRA software within the ATM network. Solidcore Suite for APTRA
is a part of NCR Corp.'s APTRA Software Security, which provides
customers with comprehensive ATM security. The software
safeguards against unauthorized code on ATMs and insider attacks.
The security solution will not only provide real time threat
protection from malicious software but also reduce servicing
costs. APTRA provides an open solution based on
) Windows, enabling the financial institution to simultaneously
offer self-service applications from different hosts and deliver
these across hardware from multiple vendors.
Dollar Bank happens to be a relatively new customer for NCR. In
Feb 2012, the bank deployed NCR's APTRA interactive Teller to
enable customers avail banking services even after office hours
and during weekends. However, considering NCR's years of
contribution toward the financial services sector, Dollar Bank
found it prudent to rely on its technology to better serve its
We remain highly positive on NCR Corp.'s ATM footprint. According
to a study published by Retail Banking Research, NCR has been the
world's largest and leading supplier of multi-vendor ATM
middleware and applications for 25 consecutive years. We believe
that NCR Corp.'s commitment to protect the trust and integrity of
the ATM channel has been inspiring banks and a host of other
financial institutions to choose its services. Notably,
bellwether banks such as
Barclays Bank plc
), UniCredit Bank, a subsidiary of
Capitol Federal Financial Inc.
) have upgraded their ATMs with advanced NCR banking solutions.
Currently, NCR Corp. has a Zacks Rank #2, (Buy).
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