San Jose, CA - November 03, 2005 - Verifone Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: PAY) today announced PCCharge Performer, a bundled hardware and software package that provides merchants with an all-inclusive PC-based electronic payments solution. PCCharge Performer includes Verifone's PCCharge Pro payment processing application and the stylish SC 5000 programmable PIN pad with magnetic stripe reader, along with help desk and extended warranty services.
PCCharge Pro is the industry-leading, Windows-based payment processing software product designed to save merchants time and money by providing powerful features and performance at the point-of-sale. The SC 5000 is an ergonomic Visa PED-approved PIN pad with magnetic stripe card reader that supports all payment types, including credit, debit, EBT, gift/loyalty and more.
"PCCharge Performer provides ISOs, acquirers and merchants with a comprehensive solution for secure, cost effective and highly reliable PC-based payment processing," said Paul Rasori, Verifone vice president of marketing. "Merchants who have a PC at the point of sale can now accept payments on it as well, and the SC 5000 makes it easy to accept PIN-based debit and mag-stripe credit cards."
In addition to the hardware and software, PCCharge Performer includes a one-year buyer protection plan, one-year end-user support program, as well as deployment and kitting services.
PCCharge Performer provides a highly flexible payment processing solution that is supported by a wide array of major processors and supports multiple payment types. Easy to install and use with a familiar and intuitive Windows-based GUI interface, the product meets the latest security standards, such as PABP validation, CVV2, AVS and data file encryption.
About Verifone Holdings, Inc.
Verifone Holdings, Inc. (“Verifone”) (NYSE: PAY), a global leader in secure electronic payment technologies, provides expertise, solutions and services for today with a migration strategy for tomorrow. Verifone delivers solutions that add value to the point of sale, resulting in improved merchant retention and the generation of new sources of revenue for its partners and customers. Verifone solutions are specifically designed to meet the needs of vertical markets including financial, retail, petroleum, government and healthcare.