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Updated documents for certification of JCB 1.6 contactless

The payment scheme has released an update of several documents necessary to perform the certification of contactless payment terminals, to be in line...

EMV Contact level 2 documents updated

Further to the introduction last December of new type approval bulletins related to EMV Contact Level 2 specification version 4.4, EMVCo has released...

New EMV Contact Level 2 test cases updates

EMVCo has recently released Type Approval Bulletins announcing test cases updates for the EMV® Level 2 Contact Terminal Type Approval. These new test...

Alcinéo’s kernel for Mastercard MCL acceptance on Softpos renewed

Our functional contactless kernel Mastercard MCL developed for SoftPOS, has successfully passed the official testing sessions for a 3-years' extension...

DPAS Connect 2.0 sunset

A recent communication released by Discover global network has defined the sunset date for DPAS Connect2.0, as below : Submission of new contactless...

American Express ExpressPay 4.2

American Express has published at the end of 2022 an update to their contactless specification for payment terminals, ExpressPay 4.2...

DPAS Connect update

Discover Financial Services have recently released a new update for their DPAS Connect contactless specification for payment terminals. DPAS Connect...

JCB contactless kernel – What changes ?

JCB has recently released new bulletins to announce some features changes that will impact the implementation of JCB contactless kernel integrating...

JCB type approval process

From April 3rd 2023, payment terminal providers submitting their products to JCB contactless terminal IC type approval shall use the latest ICS form...

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