FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
ID TECH and Worldnet achieve EMV certification through First Data
Worldnet’s EMV certified payment application “GoChip” and ID TECH’s EMV certified readers streamline and accelerate EMV Migration.
Cypress, CA, & Dublin, Ireland March 13, 2017 - ID TECH, the global leader in payment-peripheral technology, and Worldnet, a leading provider of enterprise grade Omni-channel Payment solutions combine to provide EMV chip-card acceptance to cloud-based merchants, unattended kiosk manufacturers, retailers, and mobile merchants have received EMV certification through First Data. The certification using the GoChip EMV SDK encompasses all the ID TECH’s products that incorporate the ID TECH Common Kernel.
GoChip supports traditional POS as well as iOS and Android operating systems for mobile and tablet POS merchants and is available for Windows Desktop, Apple OS, iOS, Android, Windows Mobile 8.1 and Java.
The Worldnet payment solution supports ID TECH’s EMV products, including the Augusta, for fixed POS workstations, the MiniSmartII for purpose-built mobile POS terminals and the Spectrum Pro for unattended kiosk solutions. For merchants looking for a P2PE validated solution, Worldnet will also support the Augusta S (SRED certified version).
"ID TECH is excited about being able to offer EMV End to End certification through Worldnet to our hardware customers. There is now a simple cost-effective solution for customers looking to take EMV transactions.” – Jason Hall, Product Manager
“The combination of the Worldnet ‘GoChip’ payment solution and ID TECH’s hardware provides merchants with a pre-certified payment path, making the transition to EMV quick, cost effective and seamless. This partnership will yield a fast and efficient solution for key players in the payment industry including ISV’s, retailers, mobile merchants, kiosk operators, and the software delivery community” – John Clarke, Head of Product Innovation, Worldnet.
About ID TECH
ID TECH is a global leader in payment peripherals, with sales, manufacturing, and R&D facilities around the world. The company has become a well-established payment solutions provider with extensive experience in data capturing and encryption products and services. Designing dependable, feature-rich products has made ID TECH a leading supplier of MagStripe readers/writers, mobile payment readers, contactless readers, smart card readers, barcode readers, POS keyboards, signature capture devices, PCI-compliant PIN pads, and other specialty products for OEMs, VARs, resellers, distributors, and key end users. ID TECH provides both standard and custom solutions to support customer requirements. For more information about ID TECH, please call 1-800-984-1010 or visit http://www.idtechproducts.com/.
About Worldnet TPS Ltd.
Worldnet is a leading provider of enterprise grade Omni-channel Payment Platform solutions to an established base of international corporate clients in North America and Europe. Worldnet provides Partners with a fully-hosted, “Payments as a Service” solution, incorporating a range of pre-certified EMV applications for POS, mPOS, mobile, tablet and eCommerce payments. For more information, visit https://www.worldnettps.com/gochip/.
For more information
John Clarke - Worldnet
Head of Product Innovation
VP of Marketing / Product Management