VeriFone has officially kicked off its “PAYware Mobile Enterprise” secure mobile card acceptance solution. Integrating with existing in-store POS systems “PAYware Mobile Enterprise” is supported by VeriFone’s PAYware Connect gateway for remote payment acceptance outside of store environments and incorporates a PCI-approved PIN debit keypad while its 2D bar code scanner allows for m-check out or inventory control tasks. It also features built-in NFC and EMV smartcard capabilities and integrates mobile payment devices into a PCI-compliant environment to reduce the PCI scope and user risk profile. This ultimately lets retailers equip store personnel with smart mobile devices that feature rich graphical displays and compact form-factors for roaming checkout operations. This in conjunction with research indicating skyrocketing smartphone penetration rates