January 16, 2015 [molongui_author_box]

UniPay Payment Management Platform expands Card Present Capacity with ID TECH Encrypted Swiper integration, also sets future plans for EMV and Terminal Management

New York, NY – (Jan 14, 2015):  United Thinkers, a New-York based commercial open-source Payment Management Software provider announces the completion of integration with Encrypted Swipers ID TECH, one of the most experienced, reliable and innovative providers of secure transaction technology to the payment card industry.

To meet the needs of retail consumers as well as provide an improved more secure processing experience for merchants and cardholders, United Thinkers has incorporated support for encrypted track data into the UniPay Platform. UniPay now provides support for both Desktop and Mobile swipe readers providing a unified experience across different types of customers.

Support for encrypted track data was added to the transaction processing API of UniPay platform, as well as to existing Hosted Payment Page features. A multi-key management system was added, allowing the maintenance of multiple decryption keys for various segments of merchants within the system.

 “Our UniPay Platform is a flexible open source product for payment systems, so we are trying to cover all merchant types, representing both e-commerce and retail industries, with our services.” says United Thinkers president Eugene Kipnis, “Since the very beginning of our activity, when the platform was created, we supported card present transactions. Now we are directing our efforts at further expansion of our presence in the retail space. As part of this initiative, we’ve recently added support for encrypted card readers. As we anticipate the coming of EMV standards and requirements in the US in 2015, our current efforts will be targeted at adding EMV support to our Payment Gateway Software, and development of our unique terminal offering, based on UniPay Technology and Open Payment Ecosystem philosophy.”


ID TECH designs and manufactures a wide range of Automatic Identification Products and components, which include Mag Stripe, Smart and Contactless Card Reader/Writers, Bar Code readers, CCD scanners, POS Keyboards, and Secure PIN Entry products. ID TECH supports its customers with standard products and custom solutions for the Point of Sale, Hospitality, Access Control, Transportation, Gaming, and Kiosk Industries. ID TECH products are provided through OEMs, VARs, distributors, and directly to major end users. The company’s products are feature rich, they provide practical, economical solutions for customer needs.

About UniPay

The particular appeal of the UniPay Platform is the open-source nature, affordable cost, and richness of offered feature set, as well as the advanced API’s and wide variety of Code Samples for easy integrations.

The two main components of UniPay are UniCharge and UniBill Modules ( UniPayGateway.com ):

The UniPay UniCharge Module is an advanced Processing and Remittance Engine supporting advanced functionality needed for transaction processing through a wide network of Processors and Gateway Partners.

The UniPay UniBill Module supports sophisticated Recurring Revenue Management capabilities, including   Recurring Billing Support for any Payment Plan, Decline Recycle, Retry, and Recovery, Automated Credit Card Update Services, Automated Reserve Management, as well as Integrated Collections Management.

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About United Thinkers

United Thinkers is an enterprise software development company that specializes in payment gateway technology development. The UniPay Gateway, the company’s flagship product, is an enterprise-scale cluster-ready commercial open-source payment processing solution, utilized by the industry’s leading third-party payment processors and payment service providers. For more information about payment processing vision of UniPay, please visit our blog at Paylosophy.com

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