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KuppingerCole is an independent analyst firm that advises buy-side, sell-side and the business-side clients on how to sell smarter, buy smarter, or innovate/market products and business.

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KuppingerCole offers clients a wide range of vendor-neutral reports, consulting options and events to provide companies and organizations with an understanding on what business really needs from IT.

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KuppingerCole’s main objective is to be perfectly informed about the current market status, vendors and products at all times. Our close relationship with the market leads to a wide-ranging view and broad knowledge of best practices.

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As a KuppingerCole Client, you get free access to all KC reports on our website and up to four conference tickets for any KC event free of charge. Furthermore, we offer high-quality services tailored to your specific needs.

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Congress

Digital Finance World 2017

HOLM - House of Logistics & Mobility, Frankfurt am Main

Congress

European Identity & Cloud Conference 2017

INFINITY (formerly Dolce) BallhausForum, Unterschleißheim, Munich

Webinar

GDPR as opportunity to build trusted relationships with consumers

The new regulations of the EU GDPR apply not only to companies in the EU but every organization dealing with the personally identifiable information of EU citizens. This means most enterprises across the world will be impacted when compliance is required on May 25, 2018. More

Leadership Brief

Leadership Brief: Securing PSD2 APIs - 72513

The Revised Payment Service Directive (PSD2) mandates that banks provide APIs for Account Information Service Providers (AISPs), Payment Initiation Service Providers (PISPs) and any Third Party Providers (TPPs) to use. More

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Privileged User Monitoring as Key Element of Counter-Measures

The IT landscape is undergoing its biggest change at least since the introduction of the PC. Cloud services and mobile devices stand for the hyper-connected enterprise, where everyone has access to everything, and where services reside somewhere, in the organization and in the cloud. Attackers are trying to gain access to privileged accounts, hijacking these. A key element of counter-measures is implementing a Privilege Management infrastructure that helps monitoring, recording, and analyzing sessions. More

Advisory Note

Advisory Note: Mobile Biometrics for Authentication and Authorization - 70283

Many new biometric technologies and products have emerged in the last few years.  Biometrics have improved considerably, and are now increasingly integrated into smartphones.  Mobile biometric solutions offer not only multifactor and strong authentication possibilities, but also transactional authorization.  However, there are a number of challenges with biometric authentication you must be aware of. More

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PSD2 RTS Final Draft: The good and the not-so-good

The European Banking Authority released the final draft of the Regulatory Technical Specifications for PSD2 this week.  It contains several improvements and clarifications, but there are still a few areas that fall short of industry expectations. After the release of the initial drafts, EBA [...]

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Digital Finance

The emergence and prominence of bitcoin and its underlying technology Blockchain with open source, real-time payments capabilities and without centralized regulatory authority has sparked the Financial Services industry into exploring how Blockchain technology might be applied to mainstream banking and insurance sectors. Blockchain technology goes further than just a distributed ledger. Another initiative gaining acceptance is Smart Contracts that use computer protocols to facilitate, verify, or enforce the negotiation or performance of a contract or that obviate the need for a contractual [...]

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