P2 Merchant-Acquisition CRM System to Feature ControlScan PCI Compliance App
Value-added application will seamlessly interface between POS Portal's premier merchant acquiring tool and ControlScan's cloud-based merchant PCI compliance solution
ATLANTA, Apr. 18, 2013 - The award-winning P2 Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system by POS Portal will soon feature a value-added Payment Card Industry (PCI) Compliance application by ControlScan. Created specifically for merchant acquirers, P2 CRM has been widely adopted across the payments industry. Now, POS Portal and ControlScan are partnering to enable direct access to tried-and-true ControlScan merchant compliance services through the P2 App Portal.
ControlScan's payment security and compliance solutions are utilized by more than 120 acquiring banks, payment processors and independent sales organizations (ISOs) to educate and protect a total merchant base that exceeds 1 million businesses. Through its new, seamless integration with ControlScan, P2 CRM will give ISOs and acquirers real-time, single-source access to detailed merchant compliance information that includes each merchant's status in the PCI compliance process, the frequency and content of their interactions with ControlScan support agents, and more. In addition, a full suite of on-demand reports significantly simplifies portfolio risk segmentation as well as adherence to card brand reporting requirements.
"POS Portal's vision to create a single management system for ISO and acquirer businesses is being realized with their P2 App Portal," said Jethro Felton, executive vice president, sales and business development, ControlScan. "The connectivity between our offerings will extend the capabilities of our joint customers and help build additional industry relationships."
"The P2 system has fast become the go-to CRM in the payments industry, enabling ISOs and merchant acquirers to more completely, efficiently and effectively manage all aspects of their business," said Shobhit Kumar, POS Portal's head of App Portal Development. "With the P2 App Portal and industry partners like ControlScan, our stage is set to be the leader in payments-industry app development."
The ControlScan PCI Compliance application for P2 CRM is slated for early May availability.
Headquartered in Atlanta, ControlScan delivers unified security and compliance solutions that help small and mid-sized businesses secure sensitive data and comply with information security and privacy standards. We support business owners, franchisees and merchant service providers with technology, services and expertise for PCI DSS, HIPAA and EI3PA compliance; vulnerability detection and risk mitigation; POS, e-commerce and mobile security; and more. For more information, please visit ControlScan.com or call 1-800-825-3301.
About POS Portal
Since 2000, POS Portal has been changing the payments industry. First, as a leading distributor of supplies and terminal modules; and now, as the industry-leading innovator for merchant acquisition CRM. We're committed to providing exceptional service to the payments industry through mutually beneficial, long-lasting relationships. For additional information, please visit www.posportal.com or call 1-866-940-4POS (4767).