Support for Government-Issued Service Fees

Unlike other industries, governments and municipalities are allowed to charge a service fee to customers who pay for permits, fines, licenses, or the like with a credit card. The Cardknox gateway is proud to offer its Convenience Fee Model,...

NetSuite Plugin Is Now In Beta!

Integrating payment processing with a CRM/ERP software is always a great way to help your clients manage their business with ease! If you're ready to do just that, we're currently accepting applications for our NetSuite plugin beta program so that we can...

Recap of This Month’s RetailNOW Show!

On August 5th-8th, Cardknox was a proud sponsor and exhibitor at the Retail Solution Provider Association (RSPA)'s RetailNOW show for the retail technology industry. Featuring educational seminars, networking opportunities, and a huge variety of exhibitors,  RetailNOW is the trade show...

Recap of Developer Week NYC

Developer Week NYC is the largest annual developer and software engineering event on the East Coast, and Cardknox was a proud sponsor of last month's show! Our booth attracted dozens of developers who were interested in learning more about next-generation...

iFields Version 2.3 Now in Beta

  iFields version 2.3 is now in release candidate, and we anticipate version 2.3 stable to be released on August 1st. The change log can be found here. Have you tried out iFields yet? If not, we encourage you to test our easy solution...

Get Ready for Unattended EMV with Cardknox

By 2023, the unattended retail market is expected to reach $34 billion. Ranging from self-service kiosks and gas stations to high-tech vending machines that sell more than just drinks and snacks (think electronics, over-the-counter medicine, and makeup), these next-generation...

PaymentEngine 2.3 Now in Beta

  Cardknox PaymentEngine Version 2.3  is now in Release Candidate. The expected release date is Aug 1. Changes to this version include: Stability improvements Additional device support Ability to set up or upgrade a terminal via code- eliminating manual work At this time we'd...

Recap of Recent Shows

The past month has been a whirlwind of trade shows for the Cardknox Team. Here are some highlights: 1. With representatives from Riveron Consulting at Oracle NetSuite's SuiteWorld Show 2. With Kelvin Joseph, CMO & COO of Steiner Sports at Oracle NetSuite's SuiteWorld Show 3. With Dimitri Virchenko...

Upgrade to eWIC With Our Integrated Solution

Throughout the country, deadlines for merchant upgrades to eWIC processing are flying by. If you still need to upgrade your merchants, the Cardknox eWIC integration is easy to setup and allows for simultaneous eWIC and non-eWIC purchasing! If you're interested...

Cardknox Payment Engine Early TLS Mitigation

The Transport Layer Security (TLS) Migration deadline is right around the corner! Since all organizations will need to be fully migrated to TLS version 1.2 (or implement additional security measures) to comply with PCI guidelines, Cardknox will be ending support for TLS 1.0 and...

Cardknox + Rent Centric Integration

It just got easier to customize payment solutions for auto rental businesses! Our latest integration with Rent Centric, a leading browser-based software for the auto rental industry, brings merchants flexible and customer-friendly payment processing that is accessible via Rent Centric's mobile...

Required SDK Update Due to TLS

The PCI Security Standards Council is requiring that all organizations migrate to a minimum of Transport Layer Security (TLS) version 1.1, and preferably TLS 1.2 by June 30th of this year. In accordance with this new standard, Cardknox is requiring...

New API Documentation Launched

We're delighted to announce the launch of our new API documentation! The clear format makes it easier than ever to integrate Cardknox into omni-channel software. Plus, you can use our sample code generator to enter your Cardknox key, generate sample code based on...

Augusta Plug-and-Play EMV Solution

Are you looking for the quickest path to EMV compliance for your legacy magstripe system? Look no further than Cardknox’s zero-integration solution, supported by ID Tech’s Augusta card reader. The first of its kind, this solution allows merchants to process...

Cardknox Status Page

The Cardknox Status page provides the current service status and past uptime history for various Cardknox services and for our processing partners. Users can sign up on the page to receive updates or incident reports via email or text, so they'll...

3 Steps to Become a Successful VAR

Merchants looking to purchase a POS system will often involve a VAR in the process. What a VAR brings to the equation is superior experience and expertise as well being as a single point of contact for questions, assistance,...

Why Choose Between EMV and Cloud-Based Software?

Introduction Navotar, a leading car rental POS software provider, is cloud-based to promote convenience and flexibility for an industry that is always on the move.  Navotar had pursued several different payment options and chose Cardknox as a gateway to support...

Money20/20 2016: A Summary

Key takeaways from Financial Tech's largest annual convention. Money20/20 Las Vegas has become a central event for the payments industry, where industry-changing announcements are made every year, and the "movers and shakers" collaborate on the future of payment technology. Please find some...

3 Tips to a Smooth EMV Transition for ATMs

Fraud cost US retailers $32 billion dollars in 2014, up from $23 just a year before. Payment companies and merchants have implemented various policies to address the growing fraud problem, most prominently the major liability shift for merchants last...

Processing Pitfalls of Fine Dining

Creating a fine dining experience is crafting the balance between the highest level of food, service and atmosphere. The food service business is an extremely complex operation, and the more streamlined the processes are, the greater chance it has...

Beyond EMV: What’s Next

Merchants across the US have gone through the expense and pains of adopting EMV, expecting it to be the one-stop solution to fraud.  As the majority of merchants are implementing EMV, fraudsters are looking for any points of entry....