Heartland-Chicago Certifies Gilbarco Passport with PA-DSS POS
Passport now PA-DSS validated, shipping for all U.S. applications
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Heartland Payment Systems-Chicago has approved Passport with PA-DSS point-of-sale (POS) system software Version 8.03 for retailers on their network. With the Payment Card Industry Payment Application Best Practices (PCI PABP) sunset date quickly approaching for POS systems, Gilbarco Veeder-Root is now exclusively shipping Passport systems that are PCI Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS) validated.
Networks that have certified Gilbarco's Passport with PA-DSS validation include BP, Chevron, Concord (includes Generics, Gulf, Sinclair, Sunoco, [image-nocss] Valero), ExxonMobil, Heartland Payment Systems-Chicago, Heartland Payment SystemsDallas (includes CITGO, ConocoPhillips, Generics, Marathon), NBS/Cenex, RBS WorldPay and Shell.
"Passport delivers a full suite of PA-DSS validated applications for multi-branded jobbers, allowing them to standardize on one POS, simplifying their operations and reducing costs," said Andrew Robinson, director of POS marketing at Gilbarco Veeder-Root. "We provide a unique architecture that segregates all the complexity of PCI PA-DSS software into a single device to mitigate the impact of on-going PCI changes. Based on the strength of our architecture, our customers can focus on building their businesses through the rich loyalty, social media and fuel and merchandising promotional programs that Passport supports."
Passport provides a highly intuitive touchscreen interface that minimizes training time, errors and shrinkage. Retailers realize unique benefits for managing and growing their business, including flexible fuel and merchandise discounting, loyalty programs and seamless connectivity to support the largest third-party partner program in the industry, including a comprehensive listing of backoffice and loyalty partners. Retailers also benefit from Remote Diagnostics and Gilbarco's 24 x 7 x 365 Help Desk that enable most troubleshooting, fixes and software upgrades to be completed without onsite service calls and site downtime.
Gilbarco Veeder-Root is the leading global supplier of integrated fuel control, site management, and support services for petroleum marketers and commercial fueling enterprises. Products include dispensers, payment systems, tank gauges, submersible pumps, point of sale systems, and remote monitoring of site functionality. (www.gilbarco.com, www.veeder.com, www.gasboy.com).