Hypercom Launch S9

Monday 12 January 2004 11:12 CET | News

Hypercom has introduced the Hypercom S9 payment device. The new PED and EMV Level 1 certified, Infoguard tested S9 gives retailers a highsecurity payment device packed with unique merchant branding features, flexible connectivity foreasy integration with leading POS systems, and the ability to truly take advantage of the increasein PIN-based card transactions.

The S9 demonstrates Hypercoms continued commitment to deliver business-driven technology that enables the world to reliably and securely move transaction data faster and more cost-effectively. Like other members of Hypercoms highly popular product family, the S9 meets and exceeds industry requirements, standards and certifications. In addition to achieving PED and EMV Level 1 certifications and Infoguard testing, the S9 provides options for reading both magnetic stripe and smart cards. The payment device fully meets industry security requirements including a tamper-resistant case, separate security processor, Master/Session DES, Triple DES and DUKPT support. The Hypercom S9 features a distinctive ergonomic design, large color-coded keys and an easy-to-read backlit two-line display for use in diverse retail environments. It was specifically designed to help retailers and their customers get business done faster and better. A key feature for the S9 is its unique ability to deliver a new level of retailer branding at the point-of-sale. With the S9s innovative use of post-mold decorating technology, retailers can easily customize the S9 with their own distinctive brand and brand colors. As consumers swipe their card at the checkout counter, the retailer can seamlessly integrate their brand and a message, giving them control over the entire payment experience. Added to the new level of retailer branding is the devices flexibility to work within the retailers infrastructure requirements. The S9 can be physically deployed as a hand-over or countertop PIN entry device or cleverly mounted to ergonomically integrate into the existing point-of-purchase design. This flexibility also offers retailers a smooth and cost-effective EMV migration. Additionally, retailers who select Hypercoms S9 payment device do not have to write any new code. Thanks to Hypercoms HyperWare® FPE toolkit, all of the necessary functionality is incorporated to enable rapid integration into existing POS systems. In fact, most retailers and/or system integrators are able to quickly combine their electronic cash register systems and Hypercoms card payment devices. The HyperWare FPE software includes drivers such as a Windows DLL, OPOS controls and JavaPOS controls - each which enables the retailer to take full advantage of all the features and functions of the S9 without having to write a single line of code, preserving the flow of the consumer payment experience. Hypercoms S9 payment device is the result of focusing on what retailers need the most - a cost-effective payment device that helps maximize the return on investment and provide new business building advantages through the enhancement of the payment experience. The S9 is available for immediate delivery.

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