Gartner Research

BANQ IT Financial Business System (FBS)

Published: 23 June 2000

ID: G0090640

Analyst(s): Jannette M. Alston, Alea Fairchild


Financial Business System (FBS) is an integrated set of application frameworks and development tools created for retail banking delivery systems running on Windows environments, including Windows 2000. FBS includes Application Frameworks that allow financial institutions to customize standard ready-made solutions, creating the ability to provide a unique competitive profile requiring minimum deployment efforts. Task Flow Manager (TFM) has been the classic development environment for FBS.

Table Of Contents
  • Corporate Headquarters
  • Overview
  • Analysis
    • FBS Application Frameworks
    • TFM: The FBS Development Environment
  • Pricing
    • GSA Pricing
  • Competitors
  • Strengths
    • Large Installed Base
    • Windows COM Compliance
    • Product Continuance
  • Limitations
    • Name Recognition
    • Primarily Regional Player
  • Insight

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