Unveiling the 5-fold advantage of HPE NonStop

News from HPE’s NonStop Division

Roland Lemoine

2024 is the year we get to celebrate 50 years of NonStop! While many platforms have appeared and disappeared over that period of time, NonStop has only grown stronger, building on an initial design that was simply visionary and, over the years, never taking anything for granted, adapting to industry changes while keeping NonStop fundamentals preserved…


The Flip Side

Gaye Clemson

Please enjoy this reprint from the September-October 2021 edition of the Connection. In early December 2020, I had an opportunity to sit in on a virtual fireside chat with Scott Dorsey, former Founder and CEO of ExactTarget at the 2020 Instill Culture Conference.


So, where’s the retail payments puck going?

Justin Simonds

“The Federal Reserve has launched its long-anticipated faster payments system, called FedNow. It’s the first government-created platform to help your bank transfer money in real time, similar to what the private sector has created through payment apps like Venmo and Cash App that send funds almost instantly but outside of bank accounts.”


Using Measure to monitor NonStop SQL performance

Frans Jongma

Applications that use relational databases take advantage of the powerful Structured Query Language (SQL) that expresses only what data is required but not how this data needs to be accessed. This takes away the effort to know the data structures and access methods of the data from a developer, however, on the other hand a performance analyst may have to spend the time to figure out how an application is accessing a database.

Preparing for PCI DSS 4.0: Five Steps to Get Financial Institutions Ready

Preparing for PCI DSS 4.0: Five Steps to Get Financial Institutions Ready

Thomas Gloerfeld

For two decades, the payments security industry body the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) has demanded compliance with an ever-growing set of rigorous technical and operational requirements in order to protect cardholder data. PCI DSS 4.0 is the biggest update to its payment card industry data security standard since its inception in 2004.

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Real Time View

Richard Buckle

It’s always good to have something up your sleeve, so they say. An extra ace when playing cards; a Plan B if you like when situations change.