Digital Banking

What you need to know about Cryptocurrency: Part 4

What follows is a list of those that have, by many accounts, the largest impact on bitcoin and blockchain in 2016.  It is a direct cut and paste from the CoinDesk web site.  If you continue to expand your knowledge of cryptocurrency you will run into these names and more.  This list is just a […]

What you need to know about Cryptocurrency: Part 3

A Crypto-Currency Primer Part Three – Cryptocurrencies As of July 5 there are 805 traded cryptocurrencies.  Below you will find a list of the top ten cryptocurrencies by Market Cap as of mid-morning July 5, 2017:   source: https://coinmarketcap.com/all/views/all/ The top six listed cryptocurrencies.  Bitcoin – Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency and a digital payment system invented by an unknown programmer, […]

Automated Systems and Insite Data Services Announce the Opening of New IDS On-Time Processing Center

Automated Systems, Inc.  and Insite Data Services are pleased to announce the opening of the new IDS On-Time Bank Services processing office within the ASI headquarters facility and the hiring of new staff to accommodate demand.  This newly constructed space provides greater capacity to support the growing demand from community banks for full service solutions. [...]

What you need to know about Cryptocurrency: Part 2

A Crypto-Currency Primer Part Two – Definitions (From Wikipedia except as noted) A good understanding of a topic starts with a frame of reference.  In this case that frame is a list of definitions for terms emanating from the marketplace of cryptocurrencies. Yes, this can be tedious, but it is necessary to begin to understand […]

What you need to know about Cryptocurrency: Part 1

This is a primer on Cryptocurrency.  It is a five-part series written by Bob Petersen that will continue weekly.  It is our goal to start your education in Cryptocurrencies so that you have a basic understanding of this relatively recent, alternative currency. Introduction and Overview The world of fiat currency is being, at least to […]

The Fintech World

What is "Fintech"?  According to, INVESTOPEDIA it is "a portmanteau of financial technology that describes an emerging financial services sector in the 21st century."  The term used to only apply to back-end processing for customer and trade financial institutions.  This term has now expanded to include any technological innovation in the financial sector, including such things [...]

Securing Your Password: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

When it comes to passwords, most people don’t realize that hackers have many different methods they use to crack your codes. According to McAfee.com, there are 5 different ways that hackers can acquire your information including: Dictionary attacks Cracking security questions Simple passwords Reuse of password across multiple sites Social engineering This blog post reflects on simple [...]

Posing a Challenge

A new type of bank has recently surfaced in the U.K. called Challenger banks. If you have not heard of them before, you are not alone.  The Oxford Dictionary defines them as relatively small retail banks set up with the intention of competing for business with large, long-established national banks. According to the Seismic Blog, [...]

Insite Tablet Banking App Wins 2014 Innovation Solutions Award

Lincoln, Nebraska — November 21, 2014 Automated Systems, Inc. (ASI), creator of the Insite Banking System™, announced that the Insite Tablet Banking App™ has won the 2014 Innovative Solutions Award sponsored by BankNews, receiving the most votes in the “eBanking Solution” category. The Innovative Solutions Awards recognize companies that have introduced or significantly enhanced products […]

Automated Systems, Inc. Announces Real Time Mobile Online Banking

Lincoln, Nebraska – May 14, 2009 Automated Systems, Inc. (ASI), a leading provider of integrated real-time core banking software solutions for community banks, announces the release of a real time mobile banking solution. Mobile devices have become much more than just phones and with Insite Mobile Online Banking™, they are now secure banking channels. According […]