Dotz & CNCO

Companhia Brasileira De Servicos De Marketing, operator of Brazil’s dotz loyalty program, in which Alliance Data System’s LoyaltyOne holds a sizeable equity stake, has expanded into the metropolitan area of Rio de Janeiro, with a population of 6.3 million and the second-largest city in Brazil.

Datacap & Sterling

PA-based Datacap Systems has completed US EMV level 3 certification with FL-based Sterling Payment Technologies and released an EMV-capable version of NETePay available for download immediately. NETePay for Sterling provides hundreds of point of sale providers with the ability to deliver US EMV functionality via an evolving list of PIN Pads through a simple out-of-scope interface.

WISeKey & IoT

Cyber security specialist WISeKey has made available its Cryptographic Root of Trust to Japanese IoT manufacturers and Chipmakers allowing them to add digital certificates on their chips at the hardware level to encrypt the communication and authenticate the devices.