Third EMV Certification for Verifone Devices Brings Greater Flexibility and Security to Merchants
Scottsdale, Ariz., June 8, 2017 — Apriva, a leading provider of omnichannel payment solutions and secure mobile communications, today announced the completion of EMV certifications for Verifone terminals connecting through the Apriva gateway to the Global Payments processing platform—expanding Apriva’s EMV support for Verifone terminals to a third processor following First Data (Omaha) and TSYS earlier this year.
This certification supports Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover and U.S. Common Debit transactions on the wireless Verifone VX 680 and dial/IP Verifone VX 520 models. The VX 680 is a portable solution, boasting a powerful processor and a large touchscreen display. The VX 520 is a high performance countertop terminal featuring exceptional ease of use. Apriva’s latest certifications bring a wide range of payment options to merchants using these popular Verifone terminals.
“Our ever-expanding list of EMV certifications on the Apriva Gateway brings the latest payment acceptance technologies and security to our resellers’ merchants,” said Stacey Finley Tappin, senior vice president of sales and marketing at Apriva. “Supporting the Verifone devices to multiple processors for EMV transactions delivers both the latest security and also tremendous flexibility to our over 1,100 Apriva channel partners.”
Verifone is a world leader in payments and commerce solutions, with approximately 30 million devices and terminals deployed worldwide, enabling electronic payment transactions and value-added services at the point of sale.
Formed in 2003, Apriva is a leading provider of omnichannel payment solutions and secure mobile communications that meet the exacting security and reliability requirements of financial services providers, government entities, and public service sectors. Through its two operating groups, Apriva Point of Sale (POS) and Apriva Information Security Systems (ISS), the company offers customers fully-managed, end-to-end security solutions that incorporate hardware, software, network infrastructure and management tools. For more information, visit www.Apriva.com.