IFS International, Inc. announced that its distributor, The GET Group, has
sold its first TPII
system to be a central resource based in Dubai for the UAE and GCC states.
Initially, this will be a central transaction processing switch and
settlement system with basic card generation and production facilities.
Products and services are to be offered via the switch to third parties, and
future e-commerce and m-commerce processing is planned.
This inaugural TPII implementation is a first step in a long-term GET
regional program, which is expected to result in considerable network
expansion over the next two years. Delivery and commissioning is expected
within the next six months.
Salim Abdullah, General Manager, GET Group, Dubai, said, “Since signing
the distributor agreement with IFS, we’ve had an extremely busy and productive
period, resulting in this first system in Dubai. Currently, we have a number
of proposals outstanding to provide TPII and TP-CMS systems in a number of
countries throughout the region. GET is expanding its support base for this
range of products with comprehensive training of staff to ensure banks,
financial institutions and other commercial customers will receive total end-
to-end systems and support for the IFS and complementary products that we
The GET Group of companies is also a supplier of cards, including chip
cards, card production, ATMs and POS systems working with companies such as
Data Card, Toppan, NBS, Oberthur, Nisca and Orga.
Alistair Clarke, Regional Director, EMEA, IFS International, added, “IFS
is delighted to have a new customer in Dubai and shows that the strategic
partnership between IFS and GET is already reaping rewards. Our partnership
aims to offer financial institutions exactly what is required to meet their
evolving business objectives and this new contract is an exciting start.
Looking at the number of proposals we have outstanding in the Middle East
region, we are extremely optimistic that we will soon have other new customers
About IFS International Holdings, Inc.
IFS International, Inc. and Network Controls International, Inc. are
subsidiaries of IFS International Holdings, Inc., which has headquarters in
the USA and subsidiary offices in the U.S.A., U.K., Singapore and Australia.
IFS International, Inc. develops, markets and supports software products
for the electronic financial market. IFS International’s TPII and TP-CMS
products provide support for ATMs, Point of Sale devices, network switches,
smart cards and card management. IFS International’s subsidiary, Global
Insight Group, is a supplier of strategic business and technical
implementation support services to the Retail Finance Industry.
NCI, Inc. develops innovative retail delivery applications like NCI
Business Centre(TM), which combines network centric and browser-based
technologies in “One Application” to automate all delivery channels such as
branch teller, platform service, call center, Internet banking and customer