Profile of Kathy BurgerEditorial Director
Member Since: 7/1/2014
Blog Posts: 396
Katherine Burger is Editorial Director of Bank Systems & Technology and Insurance & Technology, members of UBM TechWeb's InformationWeek Financial Services. She assumed leadership of Bank Systems & Technology in 2003 and of Insurance & Technology in 1991. In addition to directing the editorial strategy of both brands, Kathy is charged with the creation and development of new products, editorial supplements, special publications and live and online events including BS&T's Executive Summit, I&T's Executive Summit, Webcasts, live custom events and executive roundtables. Kathy is a frequent speaker/moderator at financial services industry conferences, and also has presented at a number of technology company user group and sales force events, as well as numerous Webcasts sponsored by industry leaders. She is a graduate of Carleton College.
Articles by Kathy Burger
posted in February 2014
Operational efficiency, continuous process improvement and faster time to market are anticipated benefits of what BNY Mellon Treasury Services CIO Saket Sharma calls a "payments ecosystem."
After weeks of finger-pointing regarding responsibility for responding to recent card breaches, 13 trade groups say they will cooperate on information sharing and improved card security technology.
In an expansion of work on voice recognition that U.S. Bank and Nuance Communications started last year, the technology is being used to eliminate passwords, PINs and security questions.
Thanks to recent high-profile card and password breaches, security is a hot topic. Will this help banks protect critical information -- or make them an even more attractive target?