Visa Expands Global Network of Partners to Promote Contactless Payments in Public Transportation
14 technology companies join launch partners Vix and
The Visa Ready certification sets a benchmark for high-quality, ready-to-deploy solutions, enabling transit companies to implement a more convenient experience for commuters worldwide using secure solutions.
“We’re seeing renewed interest from transit-related companies around the world to learn how new innovations in payments can improve their customer experiences,” said
The newest Visa Ready for Transit partners all produce software or hardware to support a more seamless commute for people around the world:
- AS Ridango (
Estonia) provides state-of-the-art transit solutions and services. BBPOS International Limited( Hong Kong) distributes mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) technology.
- Conduent Business Solutions (
France) provides diversified business process services offering capabilities in transaction processing, automation and analytics.
- Digicon (Brazil) specializes in the provision of access controllers (turnstiles), traffic controllers, parking control systems (parking meters), electronic time clocks and automatic ticketing systems for urban transportation.
- FIME (
France) works with transit operators to deliver the interoperability of fare collection systems to provide seamless travel to commuters. Mennica Polska( Poland) is a leading Polish ticketing operator and automatic fare collection solutions integrator.
India) provides contactless, open loop products with capabilities of processing online and offline transactions. Perto (Brazil)develops technology products and services for banks and retailers.
- Planeta Informática (Brazil) provides solutions for secure online and offline payment systems and devices.
- Quadrac (
Japan) provides ultra-high-speed payment servers and proximity communication devices.
- Schiedt&Bachmann (
Germany) provides intelligent ticketing and information systems.
- Spire Payments (
Luxembourg) provides point-of-sale hardware and software solutions. Smartran Ltd( United Kingdom) delivers smart business solutions utilizing contactless EMV and NFC mobile applications. T-Systems Ltd( United Kingdom) operates information and communication technology systems for multinationals and public sector institutions.
Visa Ready for Transit is part of the overall Visa Ready program, which helps accelerate the adoption of new technologies by helping third-party payment solutions quickly reach global acceptance. The program allows developers to ensure their solution meets Visa’s security standards and specifications across a range of solutions from transit to biometrics and the
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