FIME India Achieves EMVCo Contact Level 2 Accreditation

by PaymentsJournal 0

FIMEis amongst the first to secure the accreditation within India, enhancing localsupport for EMV certification

March20, 2017FIME, the leadingconsultancy, testing and certification specialist, today announces its Indianlaboratory is one of the first in the country to receive EMVCo accreditation toperform EMV®* Level2 Contact certification testing. Local terminal manufacturers and kerneldevelopers can now validate the compliance of their solutions within India,reducing certification time and costs.

“OngoingEMV migration and the digitization of the Indian economy are drivingunprecedented demand from terminal manufacturers and kernel developers,”comments Prakash Sambandam, Vice President – South East Asia at FIME. “Havingsupported EMV certification with our debugging and consultancy services, thisaccreditation now provides our customers with on-the-ground support tostreamline the certification process and accelerate time to market.”

The Indian laboratorywill use FIME’s qualified test tool, EVAL, to perform formalcertification testing. The tool is available to purchase forin-house pre-certification testing to help identify issues that can lead todelays later in the process.