Test laboratory CTC advanced GmbH (formerly CETECOM ICT Services GmbH) have bought the EMVCO PCD Analog Test Solution by COMPRION. They will use the system for type approval of point-of-sale (POS) terminals according to EMVCo version 2.6 which becomes mandatory on January 1st, 2017.
COMPRION has announced the qualification of its EMVCo PCD Analog Test Solution. “To prove the compliance of POS terminals, EMVCo maintains a set of specifications and approval services by accrediting laboratories worldwide”, Swantje Missfeldt, Product Manager for EMVCo solutions at COMPRION, explains. EMVCo requires automation of testing for the physical interface using robots for accurate positioning.
The EMVCo PICC Analog Test Solution is the only EMVCo qualified solution with live log for quick error analysis. Test laboratories, manufacturers of bank and credit cards as well as mobile phone vendors can use our solution to prove their products’ compliance with the latest EMVCo PICC analog standard.
While many people love the idea to reveal very personal information in social media like Facebook, some become very reluctant and cautious when asked to pay their groceries with a contactless bankcard or smartphone. Payment is a very tricky aspect in everyday life, because it is existential.