Diebold yesterday reported 2Q/00 net income of $35.8 million on revenue of $442 million. Total worldwide orders for product and service increased in the mid single-digit range for the quarter. Product orders in North America increased in the low single-digit range. Internationally, total product orders in the Asia-Pacific region were up substantially in the double-digit range, excluding the acquisitions. Product orders in Europe, the Middle East and Africa increased by double digits, as well. Latin America orders were down. Diebold noted that during 2Q/00 it received a large order for multiple Merchant Banking Centers for more than $9 million; upgrades for enabling ATM Internet connectivity for another large U.S.-based financial institution valued at approximately $2.5 million; a large ATM order for two prominent Canadian financial institutions, valued at more than $10 million; and a major electronic security order from a large U.S.-based financial institution valued at more than $2 million. For complete details on Diebold’s second quarter results and prior quarters, visit CardData ([www.carddata.com]).