Worldline and Auriga partner to deliver an integrated Multivendor ATM Software solution
Bari and Bezons, 21 October 2015 – Worldline, European market leader in payments and transactional services, and Auriga, European market leader in innovative omnichannel banking solutions, have announced an agreement for Worldline to distribute the Auriga WinWebServer (WWS) ATM software as an extension to the Worldline Pay Front Office platform.
Worldline Pay Front Office is an open flexible switching and authorization platform, delivering high-availability and performance across a range of payment channels.
WWS ATM is a proven, Multivendor ATM software platform that supports the introduction of feature-rich banking services at ATM and Kiosk devices whilst also delivering significant reductions in operational and technology costs.
By combining Worldline and Auriga products, Worldline is able to offer an exceptional self-service experience to Worldline’s global customer base. This experience meets soaring demand given that multi-vendor ATM management and Monitoring has been estimated to have high growth potential by business analyst Retail Banking Research.
Furthermore, the availability of increasingly sophisticated and powerful multi-vendor software turns these innovative devices into a reasonably cost-effective alternative allowing bank managers to upgrade the efficiency and customer experience of their fleet without replacing their ATMs. Vincenzo Fiore, CEO of Auriga, comments: “We are delighted to establish this partnership with Worldline to extend the market reach of our ATM solution”.
For Worldline, this partnership is an opportunity to consolidate its leadership on the ATM software market. Wolf Kunisch, Managing Director of Worldline Financial Processing and Licensing Global Business Line, explains: “By partnering with Auriga, Worldline continues to provide best-in-class products that our customers demand”.
Worldline [Euronext: WLN] is the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. Worldline delivers new-generation services, enabling its customers to offer smooth and innovative solutions to the end consumer. Key actor for B2B2C industries, with over 40 years of experience, Worldline supports and contributes to the success of all businesses and administrative services in a perpetually evolving market. Worldline offers a unique and flexible business model built around a global and growing portfolio, thus enabling end-to-end support. Worldline activities are organized around three axes: Merchant Services & Terminals, Mobility & e-Transactional Services, Financial Processing & Software Licensing. Worldline employs more than 7,300 people worldwide and generated 1.15 billion euros revenues in 2014.
Worldline is an Atos company. www.worldline.com
Auriga, with offices in Italy, UK, France and Germany, is one of the leading European suppliers of innovative omnichannel solutions to banks and other financial institutions. For over 23 years, the company has provided financial institutions with products, services and consultancy for managing self-service, Internet, mobile and branch banking channels. Auriga, at the forefront of software excellence thanks to its modern omnichannel banking suite WinWebServer (WWS), is now a truly global vendor with a proven ability to help banks to improve their efficiency and facilitate the rapid deployment of new distribution channels and services while lowering costs and building long term competitive advantage.
For more information, visit www.aurigaspa.com/eng
Worldline Press Contact:
Fabien Aufrechter - Havas Worldwide Paris
Tel: +33 1 58 47 93 71
Auriga Press Contact:
Tel: +39 0805692111