April, 12 , 2012
Launch of improved Collis Brand Test Tool
CANADA--Collis, provider of information and communication technology-based products and services, has released the all-in-one Collis Brand Test Tool for a complete EMV contact and contactless solution. The product has been d eveloped specifically for acquirers, retailers and processors that are involved in the development, testing and deployment of card acceptance devices. It supports test processes of all major brands, including American Express (AEIPS), MasterCard (TIP, M-TIP, NIV), Visa (ADVT, CDET, and ADVT-qVSDC), JCB (TCI), Diners Club, Discover and Interac.
The Collis Brand Test Tool still includes all previously released and qualified functionalities, but offers a different user experience through the addition of new features, including the Collis Card Spy and Collis Card Simulator which are included and integrated within the new graphical user interface (GUI). This new GUI enhances usability in terms of navigation, search and integration. In addition, the MasterCard test cases have been updated to reflect the most recent test specifications . On request, the Host Simulation & Utilities module can be added which offers a range of host simulators using different protocols and automated test case selection for MasterCard Subset 1 for M-TIP.
“The previous version of the Collis Brand Test Tool was already assisting our customers with successful accreditation for major payment brands, but the new version is even better,” says Berend van Geffen, chief commercial officer at Collis. “ It includes the seven major brands. In addition, we can add domestic brands and host simulation, so this product really is complete. With the increased usability of this product we continue to improve the testing process for our customers.”
The Brand Test Tool will help customers reduce the time to market and improve their confidence during the test phase, says van Geffen. “Easy-to-follow instructions, automatic population of reports and the easy set up allow our customers to manage their tests efficiently.”