26 Jun Apriva Announces EMV Certification with 4G Terminal
HIGH-END PAX TERMINAL DELIVERS FASTER TRANSACTIONS & PERFORMANCE
Scottsdale, Ariz., June 25, 2018 — Apriva, LLC, a technology company providing an adaptive platform for secure mobile communications and omnichannel payments, today announced the completion of an EMV certification for PAX Technology’s S920 device to the Elavon processing platform—expanding Apriva’s EMV support to 4G LTE devices.
PAX Technology’s lightweight S920 model is designed for the retail, hospitality and restaurant industry, offering portability and ease for merchant staff and customers alike thanks to a large ultra-clear, high-definition multimedia color touch screen. With built-in contactless capabilities, Bluetooth, WiFi, and 4G LTE wireless connectivity, the S920 mobile payment terminal is the ideal modern POS device for merchants.
“This is the first step to extend Apriva’s terminal capabilities into 4G LTE broadband cellular networks for our ISO partners,” said David Riddiford, president at Apriva. “POS terminals are a key piece of our omnichannel payment platform, and we are pleased to bring merchants a secure wireless solution for our EMV payments on PAX hardware.”
Apriva maintains relationships with more than two dozen payment processors in North America, along with leading wireless carriers, and currently works with more than 1,100 ISOs, MSPs and VARs across the United States and Canada, giving merchants and partners the choice to deploy omnichannel payment solutions that best fit their business.
PAX Technology is an innovative global provider of electronic payment solutions, offering world-class, cost-effective and superior quality products. Building on its service excellence and proven leadership position, PAX is one of the fastest growing payment industry suppliers with state-of-the-art manufacturuering facilities, excellent R&D capabilities and a worldwide network of sales and channel partners. PAX is listed on the Hong Kong stock exchange as PAX Global Technology Ltd. (00327.HK).
“We are excited about our new EMV certification with Apriva,” said Andy Chau, president and CEO at PAX. “With the new PAX S920 mobile payment terminal merchants in the US can now leverage the 4G LTE speed and the superior security that comes with the Apriva payment gateway.”
About Apriva— Formed in 2003, Apriva is a technology company providing an adaptive platform for secure mobile communications and omnichannel payments. The company’s mobile-first technologies meet the exacting security and reliability requirements of financial services providers, commercial enterprises, government entities, public service sectors and independent sales organizaitons. Through its two operating groups, Apriva Payments and Apriva Mobile Security, the company offers fully-managed, end-to-end security solutions supporting commerce and communications. For more information, visit www.apriva.com.