Long Beach, California – March 13, 2007 Epson, the leading supplier of value-added banking solutions, announced that Automated Systems, Inc. completed the Epson Scan21 Certification Program. To date, a total of eight partners have completed the program, which is designed to ensure successful sales, installation and support of the company’s TM-J9100 check scanning printer, the industry’s first scanner with integrated printer capable of check and ID imaging at the teller station. These partners have demonstrated a commitment to comprehensive banking solutions that allow banks to capitalize on the tremendous cost-saving advantages associated with Check Clearing for the 21st Century Act (Check 21).
Epson recognizes that successfully implementing Check 21 banking solutions requires a fully trained network of partners, as well as considerable partner expertise and coordination between multiple vendors. Epson’s TM-J9100 provides certified partners with a strategic value-added technology that differentiates them in their markets, positions them for industry leadership, and delivers the high business potential that protects their margins. Epson’s Scan21 certification offers resellers, OEMs, and distributors the training and credentials they need to gain end-user confidence and credibility.
Eligibility and qualification
The Epson Scan21 Certification Program is open to all Epson Envision partners, which include business partners, authorized distributors, as well as VARs who purchase Epson product through OEMs or distribution. To qualify, partners must demonstrate that banking solutions are a key component of their business plan and must also demonstrate established technical support, integration and quality assurance capabilities. Partners must assign dedicated sales and technical staff to complete comprehensive training courses and actively support all banking solutions-related business.
Epson performs certifications following a standardized three-step course and testing process that ensures partners are qualified and able to maintain a dedicated commitment to the technology. For more information on the Epson Scan21 Certified Partner program, how you can apply for certification, or how you can find an Epson Scan21 Certified Reseller, contact your Epson representative.
About Automated Systems, Inc.
Automated Systems, Inc. (ASI) has built strong relationships with community banks since 1981 to create the technological solutions necessary to address community bank management’s needs. ASI develops and supports software to help its customers operate efficiently and effectively. ASI also provides network support and consultative services to enable clients to maximize the latest technologies.
ASI corporate headquarters are at 1201 Libra Drive, Lincoln, Nebraska 68512, 402.420.6000 or 800.279.7312. For more information about the banking solutions from ASI, visit www.asiweb.com.
About Insite Data Services™
The Insite Banking System™ is a complete in-house or hosted core data processing solution utilizing a 100% Microsoft Windows environment: no Unix, no AS/400 and no mainframe. Automated Systems provides directly integrated solutions: image teller solution, check and document imaging, real-time telephone and real time online banking with remote capture. For more information about hosting from IDS, visit www.insitedataservices.com.