In today’s CardFlash News Que: TSYS (ASTREX); ACCULYNK (TouchPay); ECI (Clover Mini); and HPS (pcAmerica).
TSYS – TSYS and Acquirer Systems announced the launch of ASTREX, a new testing solution that simplifies the EMV® certification process for both Value-Added Resellers (VARs) and Integrated Software Vendors (ISVs). Developers can now use a streamlined approach to integrate with TSYS’ current testing environment, where ASTREX provides a robust card brand simulation tool with real-time results. The efficient testing functionality cuts EMV certification time in half.
ACCULYNK – Acculynk,has partnered with TouchPay, a wholly owned subsidiary of Global Tel*Link Corporation and a leader in providing turnkey payment and kiosk platforms for government agencies in the fields of corrections, courts, child support, utilities, and parole and probation. In this relationship, Acculynk will provide its omni-channel online bill payment solution for municipalities and utilities and TouchPay will provide a premise based solution, specifically a self-service payment Kiosk. This joint solution will target both parties’ installed client bases, when appropriate, as well as prospective new clients, and will offer all payment types including Cash, Credit, Debit, Internet PIN Debit, PIN-less debit and ACH.
ECI – As one of the fastest growing and leading suppliers of merchant payment processing solutions in the nation, Electronic Commerce International is now offering a new compact version of the Clover Station Point-Of-Sale (POS) system-the “Clover Mini.” The cutting edge payment terminal has improved functionality over standard credit card terminals, in addition to breakthrough new applications that allow merchants to increase overall profitability with the use of the full POS capability.
HPS – Heartland Payment Systems announced its secure point-of-sale (POS) software solutions, featuring out-of-scope capacity, data security protection and a comprehensive breach warranty, are now available to pcAmerica customers.