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Citizens Bank Now Live with EZswitch G4 and the Shazam EFT Network

Citizens Bank logo

Kilgore, TX: Citizens Bank is now live with EZswitch® G4 as the new online interface connecting their Fiserv Precision core system to the Shazam EFT network.

First chartered in 1949, and a CSFi customer since 2003, Citizens Bank’s hometown approach to banking has long been focused on devotion to community and personalized service. With 5 full service Banking Center locations, the bank’s customers have access to a full array of financial services and products.

Globally proven to lower costs, boost revenues, and improve operational efficiency, the upgrade from CSFi’s EZswitch® 2010 Plus to EZswitch® G4 ensures that the bank and its cardholders are relying on the most secure and scalable end-to-end debit card management solution available. The installation also included implementation of CSFi’s Sentinel II Alert Notification System, and integrated support of EMV functionality.

G4 Web-based Applications

Providing the bank with powerful front-end tools for managing their new system, the G4 Web-based “at-a glance” view of the entire debit payment network includes powerful and intuitive navigation tools including “hover-over” and “drill-down” research capabilities. Customers taking advantage of G4 report exponential improvement in ease of use, transaction processing management and general system control including:

  • Real-time full system monitoring of all connections and database status
  • Real-time advanced “drill down” transaction and cardholder research and reporting
  • Automated routine job/task scheduling and management
  • Secure, single point of sign-on for multiple users with customized roles and permissions

Additional EZswitch G4 system functionalities include online ATM/debit issuer authorizations, real-time online card maintenance (OLCM) updates, and single point of card maintenance entry as well as an expanding menu of additional new features and options reducing fraud losses and streamlining management of debit card operations:

  • FraudBlock integrated, rules-based, real-time fraud detection and prevention system
  • Sentinel™  II Alert Notification System providing unattended monitoring of ATM’s, core system interface EFT connections and more
  • Support for Cardholder Alerts via email and SMS-text
  • On-demand G4 Network Denial Rules
  • Support for multiple ATM/EFT/core banking systems and third party network connections
  • ATM inactivity status updates
  • System health check monitoring including all connections and database status
  • Stand-in authorization using a positive balance file (in addition to using card limits), when the host authorizing system is unavailable
  • Reconciliation subsystem
  • Audits and logs of all user activity and more…

To learn more, Register now at CSFi.com and enable access to our web resources. Once registered, users have access to brochures, videos and additional information describing the features and benefits of EZswitch®, G4, Sentinel™, FraudBlock, EMV support, and our entire suite of products, services and solutions.

By : Sales and Marketing /August 14, 2019 /Announcements, EZswitch, News /0 Comment Read More

Tokenization and Mobile Wallet Support

Mobile Wallet Support and Tokenization

Mobile Wallets are compatible with most modern card readers. Their use is on the rise and streamlining modern consumer payments. Existing SWITCHWARE® and EZswitch® customers can deploy digital wallet support securely and easily without any changes to their system. These systems can also be upgraded to store and report specified tokenized transaction data.

Click below to learn more about how SWITCHWARE® and EZswitch® mobile wallet support can help optimize your digital wallet solution. Register Now to view the whitepaper.

By : Sales and Marketing /July 18, 2019 /EZswitch, Featured News, News, SWITCHWARE /0 Comment Read More

American First National Bank is Live with EZswitch G4

Houston, TX: With nearly $1.6 billion in assets and 17 interstate branches, American First National Bank seeks to become the leading Asian-American owned financial institution within the United States. In an effort to accomplish that goal, the bank has chosen EZswitch® G4 as the new online interface connecting their Fiserv Precision core system to the Elan EFT network.

Since 2012 the bank has relied upon CSFi to streamline card operations and is now taking advantage of the latest EZswitch enhancements including G4 Web-based apps. Their new online interface introduces a host of new features proven to lower costs, boost revenues, and improve operational efficiency.

As a commercial bank moving forward to meet every banking need, American First National Bank chose a Virtual Implementation of EZswitch G4 as the best choice to exceed customer expectations and increase shareholder profitability.

The immediate and recognizable benefits to both the bank and its customers will include an improved cardholder experience with integrated support for full EMV functionality, improved data and transaction security, and many additional features and options including:

G4 Web-based Applications

Providing an “at-a-glance” view of the entire debit payment network, the powerful G4 front-end’s intuitive navigational tools will enable every user to easily utilize the new system’s full capabilities, including: real-time system wide monitoring, automated job/task scheduling, and advanced card maintenance and transaction research and reporting.

The upgrade to EZswitch® G4 ensures that the bank and its cardholders are relying on the most secure and scalable end-to-end debit card management solution available.

To learn more, Register now at CSFi.com and enable full access to our web resources. Once registered, users have full access to brochures, videos and additional information fully describing the features and benefits of EZswitch®, G4, Sentinel, FraudBlock, EMV support, Virtualization and our entire suite of products, services and solutions.

By : Sales and Marketing /March 26, 2019 /Announcements, EZswitch, G4 Web-based Apps, News, SWITCHWARE /0 Comment Read More

Longview Capital Corporation Chooses EZswitch G4

Longview Capital Corp logo.

Newman, IL: Longview Capital Corporation is a closely held four bank holding company whose mission is to serve the rural areas of central Illinois and West Central Indiana.  For nearly a decade, Longview Capital has relied upon CSFi to provide the most advanced technology available to support the connection between their core banking systems and EFT networks.

The virtual implementation of their EMV ready upgrade from EZswitch® Plus to EZswitch® G4 will immediately enhance their cardholder’s experience by taking advantage of the latest EZswitch enhancements.

EZswitch G4 base system functionalities include online ATM/debit issuer authorizations, real-time online card maintenance (OLCM) updates, single point of card maintenance entry as well as an expanding menu of additional features and options reducing fraud losses and streamlining management of debit card operations:

  • G4 Web-based Apps real-time transaction and cardholder research and reporting, full system monitoring and job/task schedule managing
  • FraudBlock integrated, rules-based, real-time fraud detection and prevention system
  • Sentinel II Alert Notification System providing unattended monitoring of ATM’s, core system interface EFT connections and more
  • Support for Cardholder Alerts via email and SMS-text
  • On-demand ATM/EFT Network Denial Rules
  • ATM Inactivity Alerts
  • Stand-in authorization using a positive balance file (PBF) and/or card limits
  • Secure, single point of card maintenance entry
  • System health check monitoring including all connections and database status
  • Reconciliation subsystem
  • Advanced “drill down” capability for transaction and cardholder research and reporting
  • Automated job/task schedule management
  • Audits and logs of all user activity and much more….

G4 Web-based Apps

The new G4 web-based apps front-end and intuitive navigational tools will enable every user to easily employ the new system’s full capabilities, including: at-a-glance real time system wide monitoring and advanced card maintenance and transaction research and reporting.

To learn more, Register now at CSFi.com and enable full access to our web resources. Once registered, users have full access to brochures, videos and additional information fully describing the features and benefits of EZswitch®, G4, EMV support, FraudBlock™, and our entire suite of products, services and solutions.

By : Sales and Marketing /December 26, 2018 /Announcements, EZswitch, News /0 Comment Read More

Citizens Bank of Kilgore Chooses EZswitch G4

Citizens Bank logo.

Kilgore, TX: Citizens Bank of Kilgore has chosen EZswitch® G4 as the new online interface connecting their Fiserv Precision core system to the Elan EFT network.

First chartered in 1949, Citizens Bank’s hometown approach to banking has long been focused on devotion to community and personalized service. Now with access to 11 full service Banking Center locations and ATM’s, the bank’s customers have access to a full array of financial services and products delivered with the strength of a community bank that has approximately $430 million in assets, $335 million in deposits and $53 million in capital.

Globally proven to lower costs, boost revenues, and improve operational efficiency, the upgrade from CSFi’s EZswitch® 2010 Plus to EZswitch® G4 will ensure that the bank and its cardholders are relying on the most secure and scalable end-to-end debit card management solution available. The installation will also include implementation of CSFi’s Sentinel II Alert Notification System, integrated support for activation of full future EMV functionality and utilize CSFi system integration services for the conversion process.

G4 Web-based Applications

Providing the bank with powerful front-end tools for managing their new system, the G4 Web-based “at-a glance” view of the entire debit payment network includes powerful and intuitive navigation tools including “hover-over” and “drill-down” research capabilities. Customers taking advantage of G4 report exponential improvement in ease of use, transaction processing management and general system control including:

  • Real-time full system monitoring of all connections and database status
  • Real-time advanced “drill down” transaction and cardholder research and reporting
  • Automated routine job/task scheduling and management
  • Secure, single point of sign-on for multiple users with customized roles and permissions

Additional EZswitch G4 system functionalities include online ATM/debit issuer authorizations, real-time online card maintenance (OLCM) updates, and single point of card maintenance entry as well as an expanding menu of additional new features and options reducing fraud losses and streamlining management of debit card operations:

  • FraudBlock integrated, rules-based, real-time fraud detection and prevention system
  • Sentinel™  II Alert Notification System providing unattended monitoring of ATM’s, core system interface EFT connections and more
  • Support for Cardholder Alerts via email and SMS-text
  • On-demand G4 Network Denial Rules
  • Support for multiple ATM/ EFT/core banking systems and third party network connections
  • ATM inactivity status updates
  • System health check monitoring including all connections and database status
  • Stand-in authorization using a positive balance file (in addition to using card limits), when the host authorizing system is unavailable
  • Reconciliation subsystem
  • Audits and logs of all user activity and more…

To learn more, Register now at CSFi.com and enable full access to our web resources. Once registered, users have full access to brochures, videos and additional information fully describing the features and benefits of EZswitch®, G4, Sentinel™, FraudBlock, EMV support, and our entire suite of products, services and solutions.

By : Sales and Marketing /December 21, 2018 /Announcements, EZswitch, News /0 Comment Read More

Markesan State Bank is Live with EZswitch G4

Markesan State Bank Logo

Markesan, WI: In order to ensure that both the bank and its cardholders are relying upon the most advanced and secure online card management technology available, Markesan State Bank has upgraded from CSFi’s EZswitch® Plus to EZswitch® G4.

The upgrade to the powerful new G4 system affirms the bank’s 127 year old commitment to coupling the most advanced technology available with the highest level of personalized customer service. Fiserv EFT Network recertification and testing services (both for Fiserv EPOC Legacy and EPOC Enhanced platforms) were included in the upgrade.

Installed on a VMware platform, the upgrade allows for full future EMV compliant processing and will enable the bank to enhance the cardholder experience by taking advantage of the latest features and enhancements to EZswitch software, including G4 web-based apps advanced card maintenance,transaction research and reporting, and real-time system wide monitoring tools.

Additionally, the incorporation of CSFi’s Sentinel™ II Alert Notification system will provide unattended monitoring of the core system interface, EFT network connection(s) and much more. Automated alerts will be sent by email or SMS text to predefined staff or third party service agents at predefined times depending on the nature and type of problem detected. The alerts are escalated until the problem is resolved, improving authorization interface up-time, and reducing downtime penalties.

The EZswitch G4 base system functions include online ATM/debit issuer authorizations, real-time online card maintenance (OLCM) updates, and single point of card maintenance entry as well as additional new features and options reducing fraud losses and streamlining management of debit card operations:

  • FraudBlock™ integrated, rules-based, real-time fraud detection and prevention system
  • SentinelII Alert Notification System providing unattended monitoring of ATM’s, core system interface, EFT connections and more
  • On-demand G4 Network Denial Rules
  • ATM inactivity status updates
  • Cardholder Alerts (via email and SMS text)
  • Advanced “drill down” transaction and cardholder research and reporting
  • Automated job/task schedule management
  • Secure, single point of card maintenance entry for multiple users
  • System health check monitoring including all connections and database status
  • Stand-in authorization using a positive balance file (in addition to using card limits), when the host authorizing system is unavailable
  • Support for multiple ATM/EFT/ core banking systems and third party network connections
  • Reconciliation subsystem
  • Audits and logs of all user activity…and more

G4 Web-based apps will provide the bank with powerful front-end tools for managing their new system. Customers taking advantage of G4 report exponential improvement in ease-of-use, system navigation, transaction processing management and general system control. G4’s“at-a-glance” view of the entire switch network and enhanced intuitive navigation tools, allow any authorized G4 user to easily access and manage the full capabilities of  CSFi’s flagship EZswitch® and SWITCHWARE® products.

To learn more, Register now at CSFi.com and enable full access to our web resources. Once registered, users have full access to brochures, videos and additional information fully describing the features and benefits of EZswitch®, G4, Sentinel™, FraudBlock™, EMV support, Virtualization, and our entire suite of products, services and solutions.

By : Sales and Marketing /December 20, 2018 /Announcements, EZswitch, News /0 Comment Read More

Apollo Trust Company is Live with EZswitch G4

Apollo Trust

Apollo,PA:  The Kiskiminetas Valley of Pennsylvania has been home to Apollo Trust for more than 147 years. As the only locally owned community bank, they strive for excellence in financial performance in order to enhance the well being of their community, customers and employees. A CSFi Customer since 2012, the Apollo Trust Company will be continuing its legacy of excellence with an upgrade from EZswitch® 2012 to EZswitch® G4 to support an online authorization channel for ATM and debit issuer transactions. 

Installed in a virtual VMware environment, the upgraded online interface connects the bank’s Fiserv Precision core banking system to the Elan EFT network and implements a host of features proven to lower costs, boost revenues, and improve operational efficiency.

Able to accommodate virtually any EFT connection or third party interface, EZswitch G4 allows financial institutions flexibility in selection of “best-of-breed” applications to integrate into their electronic payments operating environment.

Immediate and recognizable benefits to both the bank and its customers include an improved cardholder experience with integrated support for full future EMV functionality, improved data and transaction security, and many additional features and options including:

  • G4 Web-based Apps real-time transaction and cardholder research and reporting, full system monitoring and job/task schedule managing
  • FraudBlock integrated, rules-based, real-time fraud detection and prevention system
  • Sentinel II Alert Notification System providing unattended monitoring of ATM’s, core system interface EFT connections and more
  • Support for Cardholder Alerts via email and SMS-text
  • On-demand ATM/EFT Network Denial Rules
  • ATM Inactivity Alerts
  • Stand-in authorization using a positive balance file (PBF) and/or card limits
  • Secure, single point of card maintenance entry
  • System health check monitoring including all connections and database status
  • Reconciliation subsystem
  • Advanced “drill down” capability for transaction and cardholder research and reporting
  • Automated job/task schedule management
  • Audits and logs of all user activity and much more….

G4 Web-based apps

Providing an “at-a-glance” view of the entire debit payment network, G4 Web-based apps provide the bank with powerful front-end tools for managing their new system. A graphical view of the entire payments network and intuitive navigational tools including “hover-over” and“drill-down” capabilities afford real-time system wide monitoring, automated job/task scheduling, advanced card maintenance and transaction research and reporting, and more…enabling every user to easily utilize the new system’s full capabilities.

To learn more, Register now at CSFi.com and enable full access to our web resources. Once registered, users have full access to brochures, videos and additional information fully describing the features and benefits of EZswitch® G4Sentinel, FraudBlockEMV supportVirtualization, and our entire suite of products, services and solutions.

By : Sales and Marketing /December 13, 2018 /Announcements, EZswitch, G4 Web-based Apps, News /0 Comment Read More

The Peoples Bank Upgrading to EZswitch G4

Brownstown, IN:  As a locally owned community bank dedicated to serving the needs of its small town community, The Peoples Bank has chosen EZswitch® G4 as the best choice to exceed customer expectations and increase shareholder profitability.

Committed to nurturing financial relationships since 1919, the bank knows it’s customers by name and considers them to be their most valuable asset. For a nearly a decade, they have relied upon CSFi to deliver the best in banking services to their customers and cardholders. The upgrade from EZswitch® 2010 to EZswitch G4 will enhance operational efficiency and cardholder experience by taking advantage of the latest features and enhancements to EZswitch software.

EZswitch G4 allows financial institutions to accommodate virtually any EFT connection or third party interface allowing flexibility in selection of “best-of-breed” applications and interfaces to integrate into their electronic payments operating environment.

G4 Web-based Applications

Providing the bank with powerful front-end tools for managing their new system, the G4 Web-based “at-a glance” view of the entire debit payment network will include powerful and intuitive navigation tools including “hover-over” and “drill-down” research capabilities. Customers who take advantage of G4 report exponential improvement in ease of use, transaction processing management and general system control including:

  • Real-time full system monitoring of all connections and database status
  • Real-time advanced “drill down” transaction and cardholder research and reporting
  • Automated routine job/task scheduling and management
  • Secure, single point of sign-on for multiple users with customized roles and permissions

Additional EZswitch G4 system functionalities include online ATM/debit issuer authorizations, real-time online card maintenance updates, single point of card maintenance entry and an expanding menu of additional new features and options reducing fraud losses and streamlining management of debit card operations:

To learn more, Register now at CSFi.com and enable full access to our web resources. Once registered, users have full access to brochures, videos and additional information fully describing the features and benefits of EZswitch®, G4, Sentinel™, FraudBlock, EMV support, and our entire suite of products, services and solutions.

By : Sales and Marketing /November 15, 2018 /EZswitch, G4 Web-based Apps, News /0 Comment Read More

The First National Bank of Mount Vernon is Upgrading to EZswitch G4

Mount Vernon, TX:  As locally owned community bank dedicated to serving the needs of its community, the First National Bank of Mount Vernon has chosen EZswitch® G4 as the best choice to support an online authorization channel for ATM and debit issuer transactions connecting the Shazam network and their Fiserv Precision core banking system.

Exceeding customer expectations

Committed to nurturing financial relationships for over 100 years, the bank relies upon CSFi to deliver the best in banking services to their cardholders. The upgrade from EZswitch® 2010 to a virtual implementation of EZswitch® G4 allows them to take advantage of a host of recent software enhancements optimizing operational efficiency and the customer experience.

Flexibility

EZswitch® G4 allows financial institutions to accommodate virtually any EFT connection or third party interface and allows flexibility in selection of “best-of-breed” applications to integrate into their electronic payments operating environment.

G4 Web-based Applications

Providing the banks with powerful front-end tools for managing their new systems, G4 Web-based “at-a glance” view of the entire debit payment network includes powerful and intuitive navigation tools including “hover-over” and “drill-down” research capabilities. Customer’s taking advantage of G4 report exponential improvement in ease of use, transaction processing management and general system control.

Base EZswitch G4 system functionalities include online ATM/debit issuer authorizations, real-time online card maintenance (OLCM) updates, single point of card maintenance entry as well as an expanding menu of additional features and options reducing fraud losses and streamlining management of debit card operations:

  • FraudBlock™ integrated, rules-based, real-time fraud detection and prevention system
  • Sentinel™ II Alert Notification System providing unattended monitoring of ATM’s, core system interface EFT connections and more
  • On-demand G4 Network Denial Rules
  • Cardholder Alerts (via email and SMS text)
  • Support for multiple ATM/ EFT / core banking systems and third party network connections
  • ATM inactivity status updates
  • Advanced “drill down” transaction and cardholder research and reporting
  • Automated job/task schedule management
  • System health check monitoring including all connections and database status
  • Stand-in authorization using a positive balance file (in addition to using card limits), when the host authorizing system is unavailable
  • Reconciliation subsystem
  • Audits and logs of all user activity and more…

The G4 web-based apps intuitive navigational tools will enable every user to easily employ the new system’s full capabilities, including: at-a-glance real time system wide monitoring and advanced card maintenance and transaction research and reporting.

To learn more, Register now at CSFi.com and enable full access to our web resources. Once registered, users have full access to brochures, videos and additional information fully describing the features and benefits of EZswitch®, G4, Sentinel™, FraudBlock, EMV support, virtualization and our entire suite of products, services and solutions.

By : Sales and Marketing /November 06, 2018 /Announcements, EZswitch, News /0 Comment Read More

American First National Bank Upgrading to EZswitch G4

Houston, TX: With nearly $1.6 billion in assets and 17 interstate branches, American First National Bank seeks to become the leading Asian-American owned financial institution within the United States. In an effort to accomplish that goal, the bank is upgrading from EZswitch® 2012 to EZswitch® G4 as the new online interface connecting their Fiserv Precision core system to the Elan EFT network.

Since 2012 the bank has relied upon CSFi to enhance the cardholder experience. The bank will soon be taking advantage of the latest EZswitch features and enhancements including G4 Web-based apps and the employment of new security handling procedures within the request messages sent from SWITCHWARE® to the Precision host system. These new security procedures ensure that transaction messages have not been tampered with and are authenticated with the requesting system. The new online interface introduces a host of new features proven to lower costs, boost revenues, and improve operational efficiency.

As a commercial bank moving forward to meet every banking need, American First National Bank chose a virtual implementation of EZswitch G4 as the best choice to exceed customer expectations and increase shareholder profitability.

The immediate and recognizable benefits to both the bank and its customers will include an improved cardholder experience with integrated support for full EMV functionality, improved data and transaction security, and many additional features and options including:

  • FraudBlock integrated, rules-based, real-time fraud detection and prevention system
  • SentinelII Alert Notification System providing unattended monitoring of ATM’s, core system interface, EFT connections and more
  • On-demand ATM/EFT Network Denial Rules
  • Support for Cardholder Alerts via email and SMS-text
  • Support for multiple ATM/ EFT / core banking systems and third party network connections
  • ATM inactivity status updates
  • Stand-in authorization using a positive balance file (PBF) and/or card limits when the host authorizing system is unavailable
  • Secure, single point of card maintenance entry
  • Advanced “drill down” capability for transaction and cardholder research and reporting
  • Automated job/task schedule management
  • Single sign-on support for multiple users
  • System health check monitoring including all connections and database status
  • Reconciliation subsystem and more…
G4 Web-based Applications

Providing an “at-a-glance” view of the entire debit payment network, the powerful G4 front-end’s intuitive navigational tools will enable every user to easily utilize the new system’s full capabilities, including: real-time system wide monitoring, automated job/task scheduling, and advanced card maintenance and transaction research and reporting.

Globally proven to lower costs, boost revenues, and improve operational efficiency, the upgrade to EZswitch® G4 ensures that the bank and its cardholders are relying on the most secure and scalable end-to-end debit card management solution available.

To learn more, Register now at CSFi.com and enable full access to our web resources. Once registered, users have full access to brochures, videos and additional information fully describing the features and benefits of EZswitch®, G4, Sentinel, FraudBlock, EMV support, Virtualization and our entire suite of products, services and solutions.

By : Sales and Marketing /October 19, 2018 /Announcements, EZswitch, G4 Web-based Apps, News, SWITCHWARE /0 Comment Read More