POSDATA and Poynt Partner to Bring Connected Commerce to Merchants Across North America

POSDATA and Poynt Partner to Bring Connected Commerce to Merchants Across North America GIG HARBOR, Wash. January 04, 2019 – POSDATA Group, Inc., the premier North American distributor of secure payment solutions, today announced a strategic distribution agreement with Poynt, Inc., to bring the Poynt all-in-one commerce platform to merchants across North America.   POSDATA will […]

What’s the Big Deal with Point-to-Point Encryption?

EMV, P2PE—What’s the difference and why should merchants implement Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) in their transaction environment that is PCI compliant? EMV chip technology (named after Europay, MasterCard, and VISA—the pioneers in chip technology implementation) only protects against counterfeit card use but does nothing to safeguard vulnerable cardholder data from being captured in transit by hackers […]

POSDATA Now PCI Certified for P2PE Key Injection

GIG HARBOR, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–POSDATA Group, Inc., a leading North American distributor of secure payment devices, announced today that its Louisville, Ky. facility has been Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) key injection certified by the PCI Security Standards Council. POSDATA provides payment solution providers with comprehensive deployment services, including device configuration, key injection and secure key management, to […]

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Control Solutions Announces Company Name Change

Control Solutions, Inc. announced today that it will be named POSDATA Group, Inc., effective immediately. The name change is part of a re-branding initiative and corporate restructuring. “The rebranding will allow us to better leverage our marketing efforts and create a greater impact on the market” said Jeffrey Creighton, company President.  “All parts of the […]

Managing the Rollout and Repair of Payment Devices for Fitness Centers

Case Study Industry Focus: Fitness & Health Clubs Over 50 million people across the United States are members of a local fitness center. Since no fitness center is free (that we’ve heard of!), that means over 50 million payments transactions happen on a regular basis on gym payment devices. Considering that many fitness centers are […]

Meeting EMV Requirements in the Hospitality Industry

Half of credit card fraud happens in the United States, often as a  direct result of magnetic-stripe cards that are easy to counterfeit or steal data from. 2015 was the year when forces combined to demand a transition away from magnetic-stripe cards to cards equipped with EMV technology (“Europay, MasterCard, Visa). These cards come with […]