WARSAW, Poland, Dec. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ITCard S.A., one of the leading providers of banking services in Poland, is partnering with Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) to expand its reach and deploy innovative technology on its growing Planet Cash automated teller machine (ATM) network. Diebold is providing multivendor software for nearly 1,000 of its ATMs in the Planet Cash network and delivering break-fix and preventive maintenance services on all Diebold ATMs.
"As we continue to expand our fleet, we're extending greater convenience and security to our customers," said Jaroslaw Chrzanowski, chief executive officer, ITCard. "Leveraging Diebold's best-in-class software and services allows us to give our customers the ability to make more secure and convenient transactions at the ATM and quickly incorporate additional features into the fleet that are under consideration for the future."
ITCard is purchasing additional ATMs to enhance the consumer experience for its extensive ATM network. To heighten consumer security, biometric finger vein readers will be integrated into all Diebold ATMs.
"This is another demonstration of Diebold's innovation capabilities. We are pleased to offer our comprehensive suite of software and world-class services to support this expansion and deliver a personalized and secure experience for ITCard's customers," said Bassem Bouzid, Diebold senior vice president and managing director, Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Diebold's flexible software platform allows for the quick and seamless integration of new technology which enables ITCard to consider the implementation of Diebold's cash recycling capabilities and near field communication (NFC) solutions in the future.
About ITCard S.A. ITCARD provides services via more than 4,000 ATMs, 18,000 POS devices and 0,9 million payment cards and 1,6 million 3D secure cards in Poland. ITCARD cooperates with VISA and MasterCard in several areas, including card issuing and acceptance, ATMs and cash-in machines, recyclers, EFT POS, and customer helpdesk services on behalf of several banks. ITCARD is the sole owner of the Planet Cash ISO ATM network, Planet Pay ISO EFT POS network and Planet Plus Internet Shopping Mall.
About Diebold Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) provides the technology, software and services that connect people around the world with their money - bridging the physical and digital worlds of cash conveniently, securely and efficiently. Since its founding in 1859, Diebold has evolved to become a leading provider of exceptional self-service innovation, security and services to financial, commercial, retail and other markets.
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