Category: Digital Transformation


Ensuring High Availability and Resiliency at Scale for PortX’s Cloud-Native Infrastructure
June 1, 2021

Ensuring High Availability and Resiliency at Scale for PortX’s Cloud-Native Infrastructure

in Cloud , Fintech , IT Management , Open Source

When a node failed in production for one of our biggest clients, it didn’t result in multiple support tickets, hours of manual tracking, or development work to correct the issue. Instead, the system healed itself within seconds of the outage without a single service disruption. To simply say that this was a win for our […]

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Webinar Recap: Enable Innovation with Agile API-Led Integration Architecture
May 27, 2021

Webinar Recap: Enable Innovation with Agile API-Led Integration Architecture

in API Management , Banking Core Integration , Digital Transformation

For banks and credit unions, digital transformation initiatives have a common starting point – the need to deliver faster or integrate a new product or service. Financial services are evolving faster than ever before. To keep up, CTOs, CIOs, and CXOs scramble to speed up innovation, create faster processes, or realize new efficiencies to respond […]

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7 Strategies for the Digital-First Banking CEO
May 20, 2021

7 Strategies for the Digital-First Banking CEO

in Banking Core Integration , Digital Transformation , Fintech

“How do I position myself for the CEO role at my bank (or credit union)?” We get this question a lot from high-ranking executives at community-size financial institutions (FIs) who are in line for this promotion. But banking isn’t what it used to be. It’s not even what it was last year. Our customers are […]

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Redefining Financial Inclusion
May 13, 2021

Redefining Financial Inclusion

in Financial Inclusion , Fintech , Microfinance

Part of ModusBox’s mission is providing access to “reimagined financial services.” These are products and services that have been purpose-built to drive financial inclusion. Unfortunately, in my line of work, I experience conflicting viewpoints over the meaning of financial inclusion. So, I’d like to take this opportunity to “reimagine” what financial inclusion means to me.  […]

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Visa Selects ModusBox for Accelerator Program and Development of New Financially Inclusive Services
April 22, 2021

Visa Selects ModusBox for Accelerator Program and Development of New Financially Inclusive Services

in Announcements , Financial Inclusion , Fintech , Microfinance , Mojaloop

We are thrilled to be joining Visa as an inaugural participant in its Accelerator Program – a newly-created initiative aimed to drive innovative financial services across the company’s global network. Our proof of concept will focus on connecting the brand’s world-renowned financial services to Mojaloop as part of our effort to unlock financially inclusive services […]

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Six Software Design Principles That Make PortX a Financial-Grade Integration Platform
April 9, 2021

Six Software Design Principles That Make PortX a Financial-Grade Integration Platform

in API Management , Banking Core Integration , Cloud , Fintech , Open Source

The PortX Integration Platform is our integration hosting platform focused on connecting applications for financial services companies of all sizes. PortX is different from your standard run-of-the-mill iPaas in that we purpose-built it as the “integration platform for the rest of us.” What do we mean by that? Developers are a scarce resource that should […]

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Rating and Review: Integrating with Jack Henry’s Symitar Banking Core
April 6, 2021

Rating and Review: Integrating with Jack Henry’s Symitar Banking Core

in Banking Core Integration , Fintech , Tips and Tricks

ModusBox delivers critical integrations for our bank and credit union customers by implementing a flexible API layer to enable the rapid development of new products and services. A key benefit of this approach is banking core independence from vendor-lockin. We have developed many learnings and insights from our experiences integrating with several banking cores. If […]

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Road Trip Through Financial Inclusion Part 2: UPI and GPay Transcend India’s Urban and Tourist Hot Spots
April 1, 2021

Road Trip Through Financial Inclusion Part 2: UPI and GPay Transcend India’s Urban and Tourist Hot Spots

in Financial Inclusion , Fintech , Mojaloop

In this second of a three-part blog series, Steve Haley, Mumbai-based Director of Economic Development, continues his documentation of how Unified Payments Interface (UPI) is spreading across India faster than the credit card scheme ever dreamed of. On his six-week road trip, Steve’s second stop was in Gokarna, Karnataka, a quieter area than that of […]

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Mojaloop Team Wins ISO 20022 Hackathon Hosted by Bank for International Settlement and SWIFT
March 25, 2021

Mojaloop Team Wins ISO 20022 Hackathon Hosted by Bank for International Settlement and SWIFT

in Announcements , Fintech , Mojaloop , Open Source

We are honored to be one of three winners of the ISO 20022 Hackathon for our cross-border payment solution. The event was jointly hosted by the Bank for International Settlement (BIS) and SWIFT to develop and demonstrate new solutions that use the ISO 20022 standard for messaging to improve international payments.  As co-developers of Mojaloop […]

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