Technology

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, [...]

Automated Systems Ranked A Top 10 Core Solution Provider by Banking CIO Outlook Magazine

Lincoln, Nebraska - August 31, 2016 Automated Systems, Inc. a leading provider of core processing, digital banking, document imaging, and bank management solutions to community banks, announced today that they were selected as a "Top 10 Core Solution Provider" by Banking CIO Outlook Magazine in their August 2016 edition. In discussing their selection process and [...]

Customer Security Awareness – Protecting Your Customers and Bank in the Digital Age

Internet security is not just about protecting your business, but also sharing a commitment of utilizing “best practices” with those you work with and your customers to help mitigate and eliminate the viral component of most online threats. Throughout this you will read many tips and suggestions about security. While nothing can ever provide 100% […]

Automated Systems, Inc. Partners with MX to Integrate Insight and Target Technology

Integration brings cutting edge technology to online banking space Lincoln, NE — November 13, 2015 — Automated Systems, Inc. (ASI), a leading provider of reliable and innovative native banking products, today announced a new partnership with MX to continue creating increasingly advanced financial technology. Working in tandem with MX, a fintech company that makes it […]

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. Becomes Gold Technology Provider for Intel

Lincoln, Nebraska — May 28, 2014 Automated Systems, Inc., developer of the Insite Banking System™, announced that it has achieved an Intel® Technology Partner Gold Status through demonstrating an in-depth level of skill and knowledge regarding Intel core products, business and technical solutions. The Intel® Technology Provider Program is designed to support the sales and […]