Incapsula cloud-based website security and performance service provider announced that the service is now available through PCI Compliance and other managed security service providers to help SMBs and online merchants comply with PCI DSS requirement 6.6. ControlScan PCI compliance and security services, began offering the ProTect Web Application Firewall service to improve the security of websites and applications, while increasing their performance.
Clairmail mobile banking and payments solutions, is using Xactly Express for its sales team. Clairmail is now the vendor of choice for one-third of the top 50 banks in North America. Clairmail extended its sales team into Europe and South America, and subsequently implemented cloud-based Xactly Express. Used to automate compensation processes and provide sales reps real-time access into their goals and quota attainment, Xactly Express is used in conjunction with the company’s existing Salesforce CRM system.
YESpay International launched its “StoreManager” Mobile Payments App, supporting Magnetic Swipe and NFC Contactless card payments. Available for Android, BlackBerry and iPhone smartphones, “StoreManager” is effectively a mobile version of a POS card payments device for mobile merchants. It also lets merchants make recurring payments using pre-stored card tokens for regular customers. With this, YESpay EMBOSS Payment Service host disseminates alert messages to the StoreManager App when potential fraud events are detected.
Fundtech global transaction banking solutions announced an agreement with Corporate One Federal Credit Union for the purchase of its “CASHplus” and “PAYplus-ACH” services. This will furnish its members ACH payment, replacing the APEX-ACH platform offered through U.S. Central Federal Credit Union (the wholesale provider of financial services to the corporate network) with a solution that will offer several enhancements, and have pricing that is more favorable to its members.
ControlScan PCI compliance and security solutions announced its expansion into the security market with “ProTect” Managed Security Services. ControlScan’s “ProTect Web Application Firewall” (WAF) service improves the security of websites and Web applications, while increasing performance and reducing internal bandwidth usage, regardless of whether a business’s website is hosted on a server by an Internet provider or another third party. It also ensures merchants are continually satisfying PCI DSS requirement 6.6 and constantly protecting cardholder data.
Fico analytics and decision management technology announced Banco Multiple Leon is to implement its “Capstone Decision Accelerator” software. Combined with a set of Fico predictive models to maximize profitability of its decisions on credit applications, it approves more credit while meeting its risk management goals. Banco Leon intends to use FICO Capstone Decision Accelerator as the decision engine for a broad range of credit decisions. The “Capstone Decision Accelerator” ultimately allows business and risk managers to design and deploy highly targeted strategies through its web interface.
mopay payment solutions for online merchants partnered paymentez alternative payments network based. mopay will add a direct carrier billing method for single and recurring online payments to paymentez’ existing payment methods, including an in-app solution for the Android platform. paymentez is a monetization platform processing micro-transactions for virtual goods and content via online and offline payment methods including credit card, virtual currencies, game cards and cash. mopay will be available as an in-game payment method in more than 30 of the most popular online and social games.
On Track Innovations announced that the University of California Davis (UC Davis) Transportation & Parking Services office has selected OTI’s EasyPark e-parking management and payment system for implementation on the UC-Davis campus. The UC Davis deployment marks EasyPark’s initial entry into the U.S. market and builds upon global deployments across 110 municipalities around the world. The EasyPark electronic in-car solution lets issuers increase their parking revenues, reduce their parking management overhead and maintenance and substantially improve driver convenience, all without the requirement of costly infrastructure.
Trustwave information security and compliance solutions unveiled the latest version of its cloud-delivered TrustKeeper PCI Manager portal that helps small merchants PCI DSS compliance. TrustKeeper PCI Manager helps merchants, from local shipping stores to franchise restaurants, protect their customers from theft and fraud and avoid fines and penalties. For acquirers, the financial institutions that process merchant card payments, TrustKeeper PCI Manager offers unique insight into their customers’ PCI compliance status and progress. TrustKeeper PCI Manager illustrates actions merchants need to take to become PCI compliant on a new “To Do” List, which is tailored to the needs of the merchant’s payment processing environment, complete with reminders and recommendations.
T-Mobile USA committed to small business as the first wireless carrier to offer Square credit card readers from San Francisco-based Square, Inc. in select retail stores. When T-Mobile’s 4G smartphones running on its 4G Network are combined with Square, small businesses can accept credit card payments in the U.S. nearly anywhere, anytime, with the money from transactions sent for deposit into their bank accounts the next business day. Paired with T-Mobile’s affordable small business plans, aggregated business applications, equipment financing and trade-in services, and in-store support, this allows small businesses to maximize their wireless investment and transform their business.
Ceridian Stored Value Solutions (SVS) offers a full suite of innovative, card-based consumer loyalty solutions which now includes Easy Loyalty and Premier Loyalty. Both offer merchants an effective consumer loyalty program that will propel incremental spending from existing customers, and act as a new customer acquisition tool. SVS Easy Loyalty is a basic points-to-dollars program that is fast to market, incorporates simple POS integration for existing SVS clients, and quickly delivers ROI for merchants. Loyalty members can even track their accumulated points through a branded registration portal and instantly redeem their rewards points at the POS.
Intuit’s “GoPayment” card reader is now available for free at GoPayment.com, targeting small businesses and anyone who sells products or services on the go. The “GoPayment” card reader is a compact, cylinder-shaped device that fits into the audio jack of a mobile phone or tablet. It works with the GoPayment app to help users maximize sales by quickly and accurately swiping a credit or debit card instead of entering data manually. It increases the accuracy of each card swipe and offers end-to-end encryption to protect a customer’s sensitive card data. Intuit redesigned the card reader based on customer feedback asking for a professional, easy-to-use way to process payments wherever they are.