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Creditcall and Gravity Payments Deliver EMV SDKs to Speed up EMV Migration

Posted: September 22, 2015 5:57 am (UTC)


Creditcall partners with Gravity Payments to simplify and speed up the EMV migration process.

Pre-certified EMV SDKs empower ISVs, VARs and Developers to bypass certification bottlenecks and deliver more secure payments solutions

Creditcall and Gravity Payments Deliver EMV SDKs to Speed up EMV Migration

NEW YORK — (BUSINESS WIRE) —

Creditcall, the EMV-ready payment gateway and EMV migration specialist, has partnered with trusted credit card processing and financial services company Gravity Payments to simplify and speed up the EMV migration process for ISVs, VARs, and developers. With the October 1st Liability Shift looming, the integration of Creditcall’s ChipDNA EMV SDKs for iOS, Android, Windows, and Linux, paired with Gravity Payments’ payment platform, GravityPay, allows integrators to benefit from the fastest and easiest path to EMV.

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Creditcall Brings Fast EMV and P2PE Protection to GravityPay

By combining ChipDNA with GravityPay, developers can add PIN pads to existing POS systems to ensure merchants are EMV-ready with the highest level of cardholder data protection through point to point encryption (P2PE).

Creditcall’s EMV SDKs can also help de-scope merchants from PCI DSS, as all sensitive card holder data is securely encrypted with P2PE and handled directly by Creditcall’s payment gateway. While EMV migration solves the issue of card skimming, it cannot prevent a data breach. With Creditcall’s P2PE, cardholder data is encrypted, making it useless to hackers if a merchant’s POS is compromised. The integration of Creditcall’s EMV SDKs and GravityPay gives ISVs and VARs a cost effective and best-in-class tool to protect merchants from data breaches.

EMV Chip Card Reader Flexibility and Hardware Freedom of Choice

Creditcall has integrated the most widely used EMV payment devices directly into its SDKs. This allows ISVs and VARs to choose the EMV payment device that best suits their application without having to devote any of their own resources to integrating those devices.

These payment devices, in conjunction with ChipDNA are being certified with the major US and Canadian processors, allowing merchants to choose their preferred one.

“ISVs and VARs face many roadblocks when migrating their solutions to EMV. They are finding the process of upgrading and certifying their applications to support EMV payments complicated, costly, and resource intensive,” said Shawn Wright, Gravity Payments’ Director of Partner Relations. “Creditcall solves these challenges with its ChipDNA EMV SDKs. This solution offers straightforward integration platforms in which the headache around achieving an EMV certification has been taken care of by Creditcall. By combining Gravity Payments’ EMV ready payment platforms with Creditcall’s EMV SDKs, we can offer our IT channel partners a one-stop-shop for the EMV transition.”

“We are proud that Gravity Payments has selected Creditcall as their EMV migration partner. Together, we will help to level the playing field for ISVs, VARs, and developers to help small businesses by offering the simplest and fastest path to EMV Migration and P2PE,” said Jeremy Gumbley, CTO of Creditcall. “As we near the liability shift, organizations feel the pressure to ensure they are EMV-ready, integrators will look for the fastest way to achieve EMV certification. Our collaboration with Gravity Payments will make this process easier for the many developers, ISVs and VARs.”

To find out how Gravity Payments helps developers and small business owners achieve incredible success while providing the industry’s best customer service and transparent pricing, go to http://gravitypayments.com/developers.

To learn more about how Creditcall’s EMV SDKs accelerate EMV migration, visit www.creditcall.com/emv-migration and download the lite version of ChipDNA for Windows, where developers can evaluate its suitability for their unique EMV Migration projects.

About Gravity Payments

Gravity Payments reduces the cost and headaches of accepting credit card payments by providing low-cost solutions, transparent pricing, and good, old-fashioned customer service. The payment processing company believes the only way to do business is to serve others, do more for them, and charge less. Today Gravity Payments serves over 13,000 independent businesses across the country, saving them millions in fees and hours in frustration.

For more information, visit http://gravitypayments.com.

About Creditcall

Creditcall makes card acceptance simple from any device, anywhere. No matter if in retail, hospitality, parking or transportation, our award-winning EMV-ready payment gateway and EMV Kernels are at the very heart of our clients’ business. Whether in-store, online or mobile, we ensure payments flow securely, all day, every day.

Creditcall is a global business with offices in North America and Europe. To learn more about Creditcall’s EMV SDKs, visit us at www.creditcall.com or engage with us on Twitter @Creditcall #EMVSDK.

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