CardWeb Gives Carddata Publication Fresh New Look

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] CardWeb Gives Carddata Publication Fresh New Look Providing the most relevant and reliable figures in the payment industry, CardData, the CardFlash publication focused on payment industry statistics and trends, has been completely redesigned. Not only does the fully-redesigned site provide more extensive, useful and in-depth data, it does so with better…

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VeriFone & NBC Stations Forge Ad Partnership

VeriFone Systems and NBC Owned Television Stations, a division of NBCUniversal, announced a significant long-term strategic and advertising sales agreement. Giving access to NBCUniversal’s award-winning news, information and entertainment programming in more than 12,000 taxi cabs as well as at thousands of gas stations and other digital out-of-home platforms in the future, the agreement also provide advertisers capabilities to engage consumers interactively through e-commerce, couponing and microsites. At launch, the collaboration will cover taxis in nine markets, including New York, Chicago, Boston, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Miami, and some gas stations, with additional expansion planned. With VeriFone’s recent upgrade to its entire fleet of 6,800 NFC-enabled New York taxis, NBC Owned Stations will be able to offer advertisers new and interactive functionality, including the ability for riders to make purchases directly from the taxi screen, simply by swiping their credit card through the system or tapping NFC mobile phones on the system already in place for fare payments.

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Anchor Bank Implements Fiserv Banking Platform

Fiserv announced Anchor Bank, has selected its “Premier” bank platform and a host of additional Fiserv solutions. The flexibility and integration of Fiserv products and services, plus enhanced efficiencies, is what the Bank found most appealing. In addition to selecting the Premier bank platform and outsourced processing services, the bank chose a comprehensive suite of Fiserv solutions, including CheckFree RXP and CheckFree Small Business for bill payment, Mobiliti for mobile banking, Business Online and Retail Online for online banking, WireXchange for wire transfers, AML Manager for anti-money laundering, Business Process Manager for new account and process management and the ACCEL/Exchange payments network. Anchor Bank will ultimately expand their digital banking capabilities with the addition of mobile banking and the enhancement of online banking and payment services for retail and business customers.

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North American Bancard Launches Open SDK for Apple iOS

North American Bancard credit card processing, released the Pay Anywhere Software Development Kit (SDK) to developers interested in mobile payment solutions. Pay Anywhere is a free app and credit card reader that enables users to accept credit card payments on their Apple or Android devices. Considering its success in the mobile payments landscape, North American Bancard is releasing the Pay Anywhere SDK for Apple iOS, with Android coming soon. Pay Anywhere SDK – Basic is a “plug and pay” API option that requires minimal effort of the developer to implement into an existing application. The developer’s existing app handles the amount and itemization of the transaction, and then passes the information onto Pay Anywhere through the API to actually complete a card transaction.

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Brookstone Selects LogRhythm Log Management and SIEM 2.0 Platform

LogRhythm, the leader in log management and SIEM 2.0, announced that Brookstone, a leading product development company and specialty retailer, has deployed LogRhythm’s SIEM 2.0 platform to help secure customer data and to meet PCI-DSS compliance requirements. LogRhythm protects Brookstone’s 300 nationwide stores and 100 seasonal shopping locations, maintaining customer payment card information in a secure environment. LogRhythm proactively monitors client information systems and correlates events in real time while its “SIEM 2.0” solution generates alerts that provide immediate notification of conditions that are impacting the integrity of an organization’s cardholder data.

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Retail Tech and RTC to Showcase Inventory Management Solution

Retail Tech and RTC will be showcasing the RTC “StoreMobile” solution on an enterprise-class tablet – the Motorola Solutions’ ET1 at the National Retail Federation Annual Conference. RTC’s “StoreMobile” offers retailers the ability to arm their sales representatives with real-time corporate item information, process shipments/inventory transactions and interact with corporate intranet systems all from a retail-hardened tablet device. This helps retailers better manage their inventory and ultimately provide better customer service. RTC has received a number of requests from customers who are searching for the benefits and flexibility that StoreMobile deployed on a hardened enterprise tablet, can provide.

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Lunarpages Internet Solutions Reaches PCI Compliance

Lunarpages Internet Solutions hosting and cloud computing has put forth its efforts into offering a secure trade environment for its clients, achieving PCI-DSS compliance. With the PCI compliance certification, Lunarpages understands the importance of security best practices and data handling. As a Service Provider, Lunarpages adheres to the strict guidelines imposed by the PCI council, and customers can rest assured that all their sensitive information is securely protected on their servers.

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NFC Forum and Bluetooth Publish NFC Developers Guide

The NFC Forum and the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) together published the “Bluetooth Secure Simple Pairing Using NFC,” providing developers examples of how to implement Bluetooth Secure Simple Pairing (SSP) using NFC to take maximum advantage of both technologies when they are present in the same device. Bluetooth Secure Simple Pairing Using NFC describes the interaction of Bluetooth technology and NFC during SSP in detail and provides examples of both negotiated and static handover in the most feasible use cases involving both technologies. NFC Forum Application Documents are informative technical documents designed to promote NFC solutions in vertical markets and to foster best practices, by describing proposed solutions based on NFC Forum specifications.

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Global Warranty Group Integrates With B2B Soft

B2B Soft business-to-business software solutions specializing in retail management for the wireless/cellular retail industry announced Global Warranty Group’s “Wireless Protection Program” is now integrated into Wireless Standard. B2B Soft and Global Warranty Group recently partnered to provide wireless retailers with an integrated solution for selling handset replacement programs via B2B Soft’s Wireless Standard, the wireless industry’s premiere retail management platform. This offers access to GWG’s Wireless Protection Program for their cellular customers, directly from Wireless Standard at the POS, offering coverage for damage not covered by the manufacturer’s warranty.

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BestShoppingCartReviews.com Names Pinnacle Cart Top Shopping Cart

BestShoppingCartReviews.com is naming Pinnacle Cart as one of the top three shopping cart software providers. Pinnacle Cart is now being named as a top shopping cart provider from BestShoppingCartReviews.com because of this company’s commitment to providing online businesses with a valuable shopping cart solution that offers all of the necessary tools and features to run a successful business. Pinnacle Cart is a clear choice for this selected ranking and highlight on Best Shopping Cart Reviews especially since Pinnacle Cart has tons of shopping cart features and tools that can assist any size business in hosting a successful online business, efficiently handle transaction and grow and expand to accommodate more shoppers and one of the few shopping cart providers that is PA-DSS and PCI compliant.

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