MIAMI (October 20, 2015) — Today, Premier Group (Premier), a leading international provider of enterprise software solutions, announced that its SmarterCommerce Release 5.0 Credit Card Processing, Ecommerce and Retail Point-of-Sale (POS) Software for JD Edwards achieved Payment Card Industry (PCI) Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS) validation under the recent PA-DSS Version 3.1 standard. With this achievement, SmarterCommerce is now the first and only recognized PA-DSS validated solution for Oracle JD Edwards customers recognized by PCI under the PA-DSS Version 3.1 standard.
To learn more about the PCI organization and Premier's successful validation of SmarterCommerce Release 5.0 for JD Edwards, please visit the PCI website PCI Security Standards.
SmarterCommerce is the leading unified commerce solution for JD Edwards its integrated Payment Processing, Ecommerce, Retail POS and Call Center solutions having been implemented by almost one hundred (100) JD Edwards customers globally across a wide-range of industries including Life Sciences, Construction, Manufacturing, Wholesale Distribution, Retail Operations, Services and Public Sector.
The goal of PA-DSS validation is to help software vendors develop secure payment applications that do not store prohibited data, such as full magnetic stripe, CVV2 or PIN data and ensure that their payment applications support merchant’s compliance with the Payment Card Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). PA-DSS is a widely accepted set of policies and standards intended to optimize the security of credit, debit, and purchase card transactions and protect cardholders against the misuse of their sensitive personal information.
“This achievement reflects Premier’s commitment to PCI security standards and is a testament to the quality of our market-leading SmarterCommerce unified commerce solutions which are receiving growing acceptance in the JD Edwards marketplace. We are very proud to now be the the first and only PA-DSS validated solution for Oracle JD Edwards customers under the PA-DSS Version 3.0 standards. SmarterCommerce provides the most robust and highly secure solution for JD Edwards customers that are seeking secure, real-time, “end-to-end” automation of credit card payment across all sales channels. Further, SmarterCommerce enables JD Edwards customers to dramatically reduce the scope and costs of their PCI compliance efforts” indicated Fermin Rodriguez, Managing Director of Premier.
SmarterCommerce Credit Card Processing Solution greatly enhances an organization’s productivity in handling credit card payments. Through Premier’s partnership with PayPal, a worldwide leader in payment processing, SmarterCommerce delivers comprehensive integration between the Oracle JD Edwards EnterpriseOne software and PayPal PayFlow Payment Gateway to address all aspects of credit card processing.About Premier Group