March 27, 2011
RDM, RealPage announce certification of the Connect cheque scanner
WATERLOO--RDM Corporation, a developer of specialized software and hardware products for electronic payment processing and RealPage, Inc., a provider of on-demand software and services to the rental housing industry, announced certification of the RDM Connect multi-feed check scanner for use with RealPage Payments platform with multiple electronic payment options for property managers and leasing agents.
RDM Connect is an affordable compact check scanner that enables the acceptance of all forms of non-cash payments, including checks, credit and debit cards. RDM Connect is easy to use and provides an efficient way for property managers and leasing agents to accept more payments through the resident portal resulting in lower labor costs in the leasing office, improved customer service operating efficiencies, and the ability to manage the payments process more effectively and efficiently.
"We are delighted to partner with RealPage to provide customers with an easy and affordable solution to their payment processing needs," said Randy Fowlie, CEO and President of RDM Corporation. "RealPage Payments offers customers a secure platform for payment processing, while the RDM Connect delivers check scanning accuracy and exceptional reliability."
"This is a great opportunity to offer our RealPage Payments customers the functionality of batch check scanning and card swipe functionality in a single device at a lower cost," said Kimberly Lang, Vice President for Payments Services, RealPage, Inc. "We've had a successful partnership with RDM for more than six years, and we're excited to offer the RDM Connect check scanner to our customers."
Located in Carrollton, Texas, a suburb of Dallas, RealPage provides on-demand (also referred to as "Software-as-a-Service" or "SaaS") products and services to apartment communities and single family rentals across the United States. Its six on-demand product lines include OneSite® property management systems that automate the leasing, renting, management, and accounting of conventional, affordable, tax credit, student living, and military housing properties; Level One® and CrossFire® that enable owners to originate, syndicate, manage and capture leads more effectively and at less overall cost; YieldStar® asset optimization systems that enable owners and managers to optimize rents to achieve the overall highest yield, or combination of rent and occupancy, at each property; Velocity™ billing and utility management services that increase collections and reduce delinquencies; LeasingDesk® risk mitigation systems that are designed to reduce a community's exposure to risk and liability; and OpsTechnology® spend management systems that help owners manage and control operating expenses. Supporting this family of SaaS products is a suite of shared cloud services including electronic payments, document management, decision support and learning. Through its Propertyware subsidiary, RealPage also provides software and services to single-family rentals and low density, centrally-managed multifamily housing.
RDM Corporation is headquartered in Waterloo, Ontario and trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol RC. RDM is a leading provider of specialized software and hardware products for electronic payment processing. RDM has pioneered electronic check conversion systems and web based image and transaction management services for banks, retailers, payment processors and government agencies as well as print quality control and image quality systems for a variety of global customers.