Apriva’s Patricia Heit to Discuss Mobile Point-of-Sale Technology at ITEXPO’s M2M Evolution Conference

Scottsdale, AZ, January 21, 2014—Apriva, the leading provider of end-to-end wireless transactions, gateway services, and secure information solutions, announced that Patricia Heit, the company’s director of partner integrations, will participate in a panel session on mobile point-of-sale technology at the M2M Evolution conference. The event is scheduled for January 28-31 at the Miami Beach Convention Center in Miami Beach, Florida. The session, “Consumer Driven M2M,” will take place on January 29 at 11:00 am.

In the discussion, Heit will discuss how businesses can integrate payments with other core business processes through machine-to-machine technology. As part of the session, Heit will describe various payment presentation methods and strategies for ensuring security and data privacy.   

“Machine-to-Machine technology allows businesses to seamlessly monitor, manage and control assets,” said Brian Sadowski, Apriva’s senior vice president of information technology. “Integrating payments with other systems represents a significant opportunity for retailers that are looking to drive revenue, and increase customer satisfaction. M2M Evolution gives us a great opportunity to demonstrate how businesses can incorporate transactions through M2M solutions to maximize revenue, improve efficiency, and satisfy the needs of consumers.”

The market-leading provider of wireless payment gateway services in North America, Apriva offers a broad portfolio of secure mobile commerce solutions. Its proprietary wireless security protocol, AprivaTalk™, is recognized as among the most robust encryption technologies in the payments industry. In addition, Apriva maintains relationships with more than 30 payment processers in North America, along with all leading wireless providers. Apriva currently works with some 900 merchant acquirers and Independent Sales Organizations (ISOs) across the United States and Canada.

About Apriva

Founded in 1999, Apriva is the leading provider of end-to-end wireless transactions and secure information messaging solutions 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.

Apriva Contacts:
Robin Rotz   

Glenn Goldberg
Parallel Communications Group