Aachen, Germany & Campbell (CA), USA, November 28, 2019 – Utimaco, a leading provider of professional IT security solutions, and Diebold Nixdorf, the world’s leading IT service provider for banks, will work together to help banks to address their cyber security challenges proactively. The agreement calls for Utimaco’s Atalla product line to be offered as part of Diebold Nixdorf’s portfolio.
Utimaco’s Atalla hardware security modules (HSM) have been specially developed for the banking sector and are PCI 3.0-certified. Customers who use Atalla technology are prepared for the challenges arising both from traditional IT environments as well as from new multi-cloud requirements. Atalla HSM are used by leading players in the payment market such as issuers, service providers, acquirers, processors and payment networks worldwide to protect their payment ecosystems and achieve the highest possible level of compliance. Here, Utimaco plays a decisive role in securing interbank communication, user and card authentication and in protecting user data.
“Financial service providers around the world are in the midst of digital transformation, and the implementation of new customer-facing solutions, such as innovative payment methods, can increase cyber security risks. By making combined use of Utimaco’s solutions and Diebold Nixdorf’s platform, our customers gain robust security features, unmatched performance, the ability to separate mission-critical tasks between different geographic regions, and unique scalability across all payment platforms,” commented Mario Galatovic, Director of Strategic Partnerships at Utimaco, on the benefits of the partnership.
“This partnership unites the security and efficiency needed today to succeed in the digital world,” said Ansgar Steden, Managing Director DACH at Diebold Nixdorf. “Customer needs have never been as high as they are today, while compliance requirements and cyber threats are forcing companies to be extra cautious. By working with Utimaco, we are providing our customers with the flexibility and security they need to meet customer needs and security requirements in equal measure.”
Utimaco U-Trust is a program designed to combine Utimaco’s solutions with those of innovative technology partners. This will help joint customers to prepare for the cyber security challenges that will arise from an increasing threat situation in the future. Technology integration is an elementary component of the Utimaco partner program. The objective is to seamlessly link partners’ products to Utimaco solutions. Utimaco and its partners offer a wide range of security solutions to protect data and transactions for various industries, from banks and financial service providers to the automotive industry, public administrations and cloud providers.
Utimaco is a global provider of professional IT security solutions headquartered in Aachen, Germany and Campbell (CA), USA. Utimaco is one of the leading manufacturers in the development of hardware security modules and compliance solutions for telecommunications providers in the field of regulation.
Over 260 employees are dedicated to the company’s mission of protecting people, ideas and data and enabling trust in the digital economy. Customers and partners all over the world value the reliability and long-term investment security of Utimaco’s security solutions. Utimaco stands for recognized product quality, userfriendliness, excellent support and a market-driven offering. Further information can be found at www.utimaco.com.
Diebold Nixdorf, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) is a world leader in enabling connected commerce. We automate, digitize and transform the way people bank and shop. As a partner to the majority of the world’s top 100 financial institutions and top 25 global retailers, our integrated solutions connect digital and physical channels conveniently, securely and efficiently for millions of consumers each day. The company has a presence in more than 100 countries with approximately 23,000 employees worldwide. Visit www.DieboldNixdorf.com for more information.