As the first company, COMPRION has received the letter of qualification for its COMPRION EMVCo PICC Digital Test Solution for EMVCo specification 2.6b. The solution tests if mobile phones or banking cards used for contactless transactions comply with the specification.
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.
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.