June 16, 2015
Electronic payment terminals have been around for three decades, yet for most merchants, they have remained remarkably one-dimensional even though, under the covers, they reflect major technology innovations. Merchants generally don’t have the bandwidth or desire to manage an increasingly complex payments environment, hence the traditional simplicity of the devices. Yet, the payment terminal is becoming a hub for delivering security-related updates, software and value-added services directly to merchants.
SOPHISTICATED, FUTURE-READY COMPUTERS
Today’s secure payment terminals can be upgraded with new features and functions automatically, making it possible for merchants and service providers ...