Dublin, Ireland, 17 April 2018: Worldnet, a leading provider of omnichannel payment solutions and ID TECH, the global leader in payment peripheral technology have completed the first Level 3 certification through First Data for ID TECH’s new VP8300 countertop payment solution. The VP8300 incorporates secure MagStripe, EMV® contact and EMV® contactless payment technologies such as MasterCard PayPass, Visa PayWave as well as ApplePay and GooglePay.
With the certification, Worldnet provides ISVs (independent software vendors) with a pre-certified payment path to EMV® compliance. Working with Worldnet, ISVs can reduce the typical lead time to develop and certify an EMV® compliant POS solution from many months to a matter of days.
The Worldnet Omni-channel Payment Platform supports ID TECH’s EMV® products, including the VP8300, a customer-facing countertop reader that ensures all magnetic stripe, EMV® contact and EMV® contactless transactions are encrypted and secure before data is transmitted to the host device. Combined with Worldnet’s technology, ID TECH’s VP8300 hardware can easily process transactions from any channel via First Data’s payments network.
“Our ‘GoChip’ payment solution, combined with ID TECH’s VP8300 hardware, provides ISVs with a pre-certified payment path that makes the transition to EMV® quick, cost-effective and seamless,” said John Clarke, Head of Product Innovation at Worldnet. “This certification provides a solution for key players in the POS industry, such as ISVs, to address their EMV® challenges. The VP8300 is the perfect solution for ISVs that need to support the latest payment capabilities without the additional overhead, complexity and cost of a full PinPad payment device.”
Worldnet supports traditional desktop POS as well as iOS and Android operating systems for mobile and tablet POS merchants and is available for Windows Desktop, iOS, Android, and Java.
“ID TECH’s newest generation of payments hardware provides our customers with the most secure, quickest option to accept EMV® payments via contact or contactless payment methods,” said Bill Rorick, VP of Business Development at ID TECH. “Completing the certification with Worldnet and First Data provides our customers with the most cost-effective way to present an omnichannel payment infrastructure.”
* EMV® is a registered trademark in the U.S. and other countries and an unregistered trademark elsewhere. The EMV trademark is owned by EMVCo, LLC.
About Worldnet Payments
Worldnet Payments develops frictionless payments solutions for independent software vendors. The company’s omni-channel platform is used to deliver expert solutions in industries such as unattended retail, transportation and services. Worldnet’s flexible approach enables businesses to deliver a customized payment experience to their customers, including tailored workflows, branding and centralized reporting and analytics. The highly scalable cloud platform provides an advanced range of EMV-enabled products and services across channels including eCommerce, Mobile, PoS and iPoS.
For more information about Worldnet Payments, please call (470) 372-1601 or fill in the form on this page.
About ID TECH
ID TECH is a world-recognized leader in the design and manufacture of secure payment solutions, ranging from PCI-certified PIN-entry devices, state-of-the-art contactless/NFC payment devices to EMV® and Magstripe readers. For more than 30 years, ID TECH has built a reputation based on technical excellence, innovation, and a commitment to superior customer service. Headquartered in Cypress, California, USA (with additional engineering centers in Fremont, California, Shanghai, China and Taoyuan City, Taiwan), ID TECH is an industry leader in delivering payment solutions across the globe.
For more information about ID TECH, please call 1-800-984-1010 or visit www.idtechproducts.com