ACI Worldwide has announced a new version of ACI Proactive Risk Manager, the company’s fraud monitoring and detection solution. The company says that the new version maximises the performance of the solution on IBM’s System z hardware platform and includes expanded support for IBM’s DB2 database platform and their enterprise-wide Tivoli monitoring tool. The new version also boasts enhanced security, additional PCI functionality and a new interface to send real-time account status updates. Version 08.2 offers support for IBM’s enterprise-wide monitoring tool, the Tivoli Enterprise Console, by enabling logging of events from the analysis and review system and the file update interface. The software also supports access to administrative and user accounts and screens with Tivoli Access Manager 6.0, strengthening user identification and password encryption and simplifying the user account management process.
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