Paragon and B2 partner to offer the UL Brand Test Tool for EMV certification to the ATM Industry

(Holly Springs, NC.—December 11, 2015 ) — One challenge with EMV certification is conducting true end-to-end testing from the contact or contactless card to the terminal through to payment authorization.

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Paragon Application Systems’ Web FASTest™ Qualified for Discover® D- PAS

Paragon’s Web FASTest, a cloud-based ePayments testing solution, is qualified for Discover® D-PAS

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EMV at the ATM Whitepaper: Strategies for Implementing U.S. Common Debit AIDs

To address questions from ATM deployers about EMV migration using U.S. Common Debit AIDs, the EMV Migration Forum’s ATM Working Committee has added an appendix to the white paper, “Implementing EMV at the ATM: Requirements and Recommendations for the U.S. ATM Community.”

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How End-to-End Payment Systems Testing Really Ends: Evaluating Performance, Reliability and Recoverability

How End-to-End Payment Systems Testing Really Ends: Evaluating Performance, Reliability and Recoverability

Do end-to-end test plans end too soon? Perhaps—if they do not include meaningful performance and stress testing. Perceived as expensive and difficult to execute, performance testing and stress testing are often eliminated from the test schedule in favor of other test options. However, as institutions face significant changes in systems, product offerings, and delivery channels; the ability to unequivocally determine system capacity, reliability, and recoverability is essential. This article illustrates that this “last mile” of payment systems testing doesn’t need to be the hardest.

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UPC Creates ePayment Testing Hub  with Web FASTest

UPC Creates ePayment Testing Hub with Web FASTest

UPC needed a centralized, web-based testing platform for use by UPC customers, vendors and internal users for certification testing, function and regression testing, and development of new ISO 8583 financial message interfaces.

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