NCR opens new operations centre in Kuala Lumpur

MalaysiaThis new facility will serve as NCR’s services hub for the Asia Pacific region. Located at Bangsar South City, the state-of-the-art facility allows NCR to quickly introduce next-generation service delivery support to customers in the financial services, retail, hospitality, and telecom and technology industries across the region. “The new Services Operation Centre in Kuala Lumpur is part of NCR’s global growth strategy as Asia Pacific continues to remain a key growth market for us,” said Rick Marquardt, executive vice president, Services, Hardware Solutions and Enterprise Quality, NCR.

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NCR opts for Android in new cloud-based ATMs, from AU

AustraliaATM giant NCR is taking the money machine to the cloud with a new Android OS thin-client system it is billing as the biggest change to the ATM since the machine was invented 50 years ago. The company claims its new Kalpana software will reduce the cost of operating ATMs by up to 40 percent and make them more secure. It also today launched a new thin-client ATM, featuring a 10-inch touchscreen and integrated biometrics and cameras.

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