Besides the consolation that "all's well that ends well," I am pleased to say that, from our Upstart Crow inventory, CUDP
will soon be able to offer discounted volumes by direct order from an online marketplace currently under construction but expected in spring 2013.
"CUDP set me up on it in just a couple minutes and there I was on Firefox looking at names and accounts.
Taylor also found that he was able to talk the same language with the programming staff at CUDP, something he said has not always been the case in the past.
CUDP has developed the [application programming interface] and has the people we need to provide a truly open system and work with us to get what we need in here."
Taylor said he also was impressed enough to persuade his board of directors to purchase a 16% stake in CUDP.
Now with 16 credit unions using its core processing platform, CUDP has completely rewritten and upgraded it over the past four years, the CUSO said.
That flexibility comes from the database replication technology CUDP is now using, said Charlie Fulks, president/CEO of the CUDP.
"CUDP allowed us to provide a lot of input into the design for their new loan system including our approval process, pricing matrixes, commercial lending, custom scoring and everything that we need it to do," said Blaine Goodell, chief operating officer of Wasatch Peaks CU.
Jeff Shaw, former CEO of Weber CU and current chief financial officer of Wasatch Peaks CU, said Weber CU had been a longtime s member of the CUDP CUSO.
The conversion is scheduled for the end of August, CUDP said.
CUDP now has 16 credit unions using its core processing platform, which has been completely rewritten and upgraded over the past four years, the CUSO said.