Archives for July 2008

Multi-Sided Markets: a thought exercise

One of the most interesting things about plane flights is the time to actually sit and ponder.  Perhaps it is the disconnected nature…perhaps it is the compressed air…or, most likely, it is the fellow sitting next to me with his… continue reading »

Payments Basics: Commerce Security Fundamentals

Very complex, detailed content.  Whets the appetite for more. It is probably best to start this post with a disclaimer.  I am not a Qualified Security Assessor (QSA). . .I do not sit on the PCI Security Standards Council. .… continue reading »

Payments Basics: Understanding Electronic Commerce

Recently, I completed a webinar series with the Microsoft ISV Innovation team.  The goal was simple, and ridiculously ambitious, to provide a useful overview of the payments industry to software companies in 1 hour.  As you can imagine the material… continue reading »