In Other News: BLUEFIN (P2PE); SHIFT4 (EMV); LEVEL 3 (PCIDSS); and USAT (VendPro)
BLUEFIN – Bluefin Payment Systems, the leading provider of PCI-validated Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) solutions for retail, healthcare and education, announced the availability of the PCI PTS-approved P2PE POI PAX S300 & S500 devices for stand-alone and semi-integrated applications with EMV on the company’s PayConex payment platform.
SHIFT4 – Shift4 has released a new software update that adds support for multiple quick chip EMV solutions, including Visa Quick Chip for EMV, MasterCard M/Chip Fast, Amex Quick Chip and Discover Quick Chip. As one of the first payment gateways to support quick chip functionality, Shift4 continues to deliver timely solutions to merchants’ most vexing payments issues.
LEVEL 3 – Level 3 Communications colocation services at data centers in Curitiba, São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, have achieved a Report on Compliance with applicable portions of Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) version 3.2. A PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) Qualified Security Assessor’s audit confirms Level 3’s colocation services at three Brazilian data centers meet all data security standards outlined in requirements 9 and 12 of PCI DSS version 3.2.
USAT – USA Technologies has added VendPro Refreshment Services to its growing list of customers transitioning to cashless payment technology on over 50 percent of their machines.