ATMATOM Channel Resources & News


Smashing Windows
Posted on Tuesday November 13, 2018

by: Dary Cornell – In what may be the most under-reported story of 2018 in the ATM industry, a growing number of financial institutions are making the decision to simply walk away from Windows-based ATMs. Others are questioning the wisdom of continuing to spend capital on an ATM platform which appears to be headed for extinction. [...]


NEW TO THE ATM INDUSTRY? EXPAND YOUR KNOWLEDGE BY APPLYING FOR THE ATM INDUSTRY EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Posted on Tuesday October 30, 2018

by: Debbi Haacke – If you are new to the ATM industry or have an employee that needs some education about how our industry works, you’re in luck.  TransNational ATM has partnered with the ATM Industry Association (ATMIA) and Triton’s ATMGurusto provide one deserving candidate with the education they need to succeed. The 2019 ATM Industry scholarship, a $3,300 value, includes [...]


China Hack
Posted on Monday October 08, 2018

by: Daryl Cornell – In a bombshell report last week, Bloomberg Businessweek reported that Chinese spies had infiltrated almost 30 U.S. companies, including Apple, via electronic products manufactured in China. In this brazen attack, Chinese intelligence agents working at Chinese factories allegedly installed tiny microchips on the computer boards of products which were then exported [...]


Say NO to Windows
Posted on Tuesday October 02, 2018

by: Daryl Cornell – Enough is enough. At some point in time you simply have to walk away from a toxic relationship. In this case, the culprit is ATM vendor abuse – specifically the vast sums of money banks are being asked to spend, yet again, on required ATM hardware upgrades and replacements due to [...]


TransNational ATM Teams Up with ATMIA and Triton’s ATMGurus to Provide ATM Scholarship Program
Posted on Wednesday September 26, 2018

IRVING, TX & SIOUX FALLS, SD — TransNational ATM has partnered with the ATM Industry Association  (ATMIA) and Triton’s ATMGurus to sponsor the 2019 ATMIA Educational Scholarship Program as a way to enrich a selected candidate’s education and career in the ATM industry. The scholarship, a $3,300 value, includes a full conference pass to the 2019 [...]


Are You Maximizing Your Surcharge Revenue?
Posted on Tuesday September 11, 2018

By: Richard Pohl – Obviously one of the most important, if not the most important, configuration options for the ATM is configuring the surcharge amount to maximize the ATM’s revenue.  Changing the surcharge based on higher traffic dates or even hours, for example, can have a huge impact on the overall revenue.  This article covers [...]


Zero Tariffs
Posted on Wednesday September 05, 2018

Kudos to the National ATM Council (NAC) delegation for their recent efforts on Capitol Hill to lobby legislators on behalf of the ATM industry. According to NAC, the threat of tariffs on Asian ATMs has the potential to harm the ATM industry and to negatively affect customer access to cash. IAD business models and merchant [...]


Who Owns Your ATM?
Posted on Tuesday August 28, 2018

Published by: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta By David Lott, a payments risk expert in the Retail Payments Risk Forum at the Atlanta Fed Counting the number of ATMs in the United States has been a challenge since 1996, when independent operators (nonfinancial institutions) started deploying ATMs/cash dispensers. That was when Visa and MasterCard dropped [...]


Back to the Future
Posted on Tuesday August 21, 2018

By: Daryl Cornell – In the beginning was the bank ATM. This through-the-wall ATM dispensed cash to any customer with a card, a PIN, and available funds. This basic ATM was the very essence of disruptive technology, facilitating the closure of tens of thousands of bank branches around the world, and taking countless bank teller [...]


What you don’t know, can cost you!
Posted on Tuesday August 14, 2018

by: Richard Pohl – Unless you are the type of person who enjoys pouring over hundreds of pages of user manuals or spending hours pushing every button on a household appliance, car or electronic device, there are typically some very useful functions that you may not know about.  Your ATM is no different.  Triton has [...]