CardinalCommerce Corporation announced that Innovative Merchant Solutions has agreed to partner with CardinalCommerce and provide the Cardinal Centinel merchant authentication software to its customers. Cardinal Centinel is a software authentication platform that supports credit card industry initiatives to reduce the incidence of online fraudulent transactions and guarantee payments to online merchants. Cardinal Centinel makes it easy for merchants to increase sales by participating in these programs and integrating them into their electronic shopping sites.
Joe Kaplan, president and CEO of Innovative, noted, “Online authentication is critical to driving the growth of Internet credit and debit transactions. Cardinal’s merchant software platform will help our clients continue to expand their usage of Internet transactions.”
“We are pleased that IMS, with over 85,000 merchants across a wide range of industries, has chosen to partner with us. Cardinal Centinel continues to demonstrate its position as the leading authentication solution in the merchant processing industry,” said Kendall G. Myles, senior vice president – Merchant Services at CardinalCommerce. “Our goal is to support the efforts of our customers to increase sales and to reduce the cost of fraudulent transactions, easily and affordably.”
Visa, MasterCard and the EFT Networks are each developing their own initiatives to mandate online authentication. These initiatives are intended to reduce online fraud and increase consumer confidence in e-commerce. CardinalCommerce’s products support each of these initiatives from a single software platform, allowing customers to comply with each of the initiatives’ mandates in one simple and cost effective solution.
About CardinalCommerce Corporation
CardinalCommerce Corporation is a leading provider of a technology-neutral authentication platform for securing electronic and wireless commerce, thus ensuring that individuals, businesses and government agencies can process electronic transactions and access confidential information safely, securely and privately. The first application of Cardinal’s proprietary technology, the Cardinal Payment Authentication Platform, provides consumers, merchants, credit/debit card issuers, and processors the ability to conduct fully authenticated Internet-based e-commerce, while protecting the transactions from fraud. For more information, visit .
About Innovative Merchant Solutions
Innovative Merchant Solutions (IMS) is one of the leading bankcard processors in the industry. Its reputation has been built on quality customer service and high tech business solutions that are provided with a signature personalized touch. Innovative Merchant Solutions’ award winning staff currently supports over 85,000 merchants who utilize virtually all types of processing solutions and come from a wide variety of industries. IMS is dedicated to creating an atmosphere devoted to a customer service standard not found in the industry, we have established a well-trained team of individuals ready to customize a service approach that’s just right. For more information, visit .Details