|[February 04, 2013]
comForte 21 GmbH Joins the Accredited Standards Committee X9
WIESBADEN, Germany --(Business Wire)--
comForte 21 GmbH, a global provider of connectivity, middleware, and
security solutions for the HP NonStop platform, today announced that it
joined the Accredited Standards Committee X9 (ASC (News - Alert) X9) at the beginning
of 2013. comForte 21 is a member of the X9F Data & Information Security
sub-committee which deals with standardization to reduce financial data
security risk and vulnerability.
'We are very pleased to be accepted as a new member of the ASC X9
committee and are looking forward to actively helping to develop and
shape new security standards in the Data & Information Security
Sub-committee', says Thomas Burg, CTO of comForte 21. 'comForte 21
provides organizations in the payment industry with innovative and
robust security solutions and our customers will benefit from our
involvement in the creation of security standards. One focus of our
research is the Tokenization of credit card data which resulted in the
development of our own Tokenization algorithm.'
About ASC X9
The Accrdited Standards Committee X9 (ASC X9) is an industry non-profit
association made up of members from the financial services industry. ASC
X9's mission is to develop and manage voluntary, consensus-based
technical standards certified by the American National Standards
ASC X9 brings more than three decades of leadership in financial
industry standards development. Its members include bankers, vendors,
government agencies, associations, security experts, software producers,
consultants and others who address technical issues, find the best
solutions, and codify them into American National Standards (ANS (News - Alert)).
About comForte 21
comForte is a global leader in the market for HP NonStop
solutions-offering customers a comprehensive suite of proven and
innovative middleware, connectivity, and security products.
Organizations in all industries are using comForte products to more
effectively leverage their investment in HP NonStop systems.
With comForte, organizations can …
Connect NonStop platforms with the systems, applications, users, and
initiatives required to meet their business and technical objectives.
Protect mission-critical data as it is stored in and exchanged with
Modernize their environment by seamlessly integrating NonStop with Web
services and SOA initiatives.
Streamline administrative efforts though intuitive interfaces, and
sophisticated, robust management capabilities.
Today, more than 500 customers around the world rely on comForte
products to manage access to mission-critical NonStop server
applications and data.
For more information about comForte please visit www.comforte.com.
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