Gartner Research

Card Management Systems: Evaluating a Mature but Evolving Market

Published: 14 September 2006

ID: G00142212

Analyst(s): Maria Luisa Kun, Christophe Uzureau


The accelerated transition of paper payments toward electronic payments, strong competition in mature economies and the advancing growth potential in emerging economies are the top drivers for banks to re-evaluate the software systems and process sourcing that support their payment services.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Predictions
  • Overview
  • Analysis
    • Card Issuing and Acquiring Activities
    • Issuer Card Management Systems
    • Acquirer Card Management Systems
    • Common Functionality in Card Management Systems
    • Present and Future of Card Management Systems
  • Recommendations

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