From The Sip Trunking Experts

TMCNet:  Cardtek USA Expands North American Technology Support Group

[January 07, 2013]

Cardtek USA Expands North American Technology Support Group

ISTANBUL, January 7, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Cardtek USA, a division of Cardtek Group, a global leader in software for financial transactions, has added NFC mobile expertise to the company's technology support office in Des Plaines, Illinois to support the existing and future customers who are choosing many of the company's EMV products.

Current customers doing EMV card migration, Instant EMV Card Issuance, EMV kernels for hardware devices and needing EMV training, are being supported from the office conveniently located near to O'Hare airport.

Now with the addition of Serdar Akyel to the Chicago staff, these customers will have access to NFC Mobile expertise, as a result of his experience in major projects in Europe.

All members of the office staff have over 10 years of experience in EMV projects in Europe and Canada.

"Being centrally located in the US, and near a major airport gives us excellent access to our existing and new customers. Our 10 years plus of EMV experience in Europe and Canada has allowed us to develop very robust, high quality and cost effective solutions for the many financial institutions needing EMV products in the US EMV rollout," says Gregg Smith, NA Sales Manager.

"We feel that Instant EMV Card Issuance will be very important for banks and credit unions starting in 2013. Our award winning Palmaris Instant EMV card issuance product is low cost, easy to install, and is now supported by our Chicago team," says Esabil Bulbul, NA Product Management Director.

About Cardtek The first company of the Group, SmartSoft, based in Istanbul, was founded in 2001 as a service provider for Turkish banking sector. After continuous success, SmartSoft was accredited by MasterCard in 2010, making the company the first accredited consultancy and training provider for EMV card technologies in Turkey.

In order to offer higher quality products, Cardtek Group founded CordisNetwork and CredoWork in 2009, offering solutions for payment systems, loyalty cards and city banking solutions, processing services, projects for public sector as well as hardware solutions.

With Phaymobile founded in 2011, the Group extended their reach with innovative and extraordinary solutions to mobile payments. Within the same year, the Group decided to combine all their services under one brand called Cardtek Group and restructured their organization. Finally, Cardtek Academy followed, offering training and consultancy services for EMV technologies as well as providing trainings for young engineers to become professional software engineers.

For further information on our EMV products contact: Gregg Smith +1-408-348-2416 Esabil Bulbul +1-847-376-8367 SOURCE Cardtek USA

[ Back To SIP Trunking Home's Homepage ]

Subscribe here for your FREE
SIP TRUNKING enewslettter.

Featured Partner

Featured Whitepapers

SIP Security for the Enterprise
Voice over IP (VoIP) is incorporated into a variety of computer networks, both public and private, and used for everyday transactions and communications among carriers, businesses, government agencies...

Voice-Optimized Network Delivers Premier Call Experience
Customers equate call quality with business quality. Real-time communication, interpersonal interaction, and the cordial tone of a call center representative can create a positive impression of your business that no email can match.

Featured Datasheets

Ingate SIParator E-SBCs
Adopting SIP is a simple process with the Ingate SIParator, the secure enterprise session border controller (E-SBC). The SIParator makes secure SIP communications - including VoIP,SIP trunking and more - possible while working seamlessly with your existing network firewall.

Ingate Firewalls
Everyone is talking about enterprise usage of VoIP, instant messaging and other types of realtime communications including presence and conferencing.

SIP Trunk Solutions for Service Providers
The award-winning Ingate Firewall and Ingate SIParator deliver a high quality, reliable SIP trunk connection between the customer's IP-PBX and the service provider network, and solve interoperability issues to simplify deployments and support for remote diagnosis of reported issues.

Featured Case Studies

Case Study - Haiti
With this solution our doctors were able to reach anywhere in the world quickly and easily, to get consults from colleagues, facilitate treatment, order supplies 'on the fly' and also help victims report back to families. The solution from Business Mobility Systems and Ingate worked immediately.

Case Study - Turkish Petroleum
"With one Ingate at the customer headquarters, all of their remote workers can enjoy the benefits of Turkish Petroleum's IP-PBX from anywhere in the world.

Case Study - GCM
"The Ingate solution overcomes the NAT traversal hurdle and makes it possible to connect customers to our VoIP service, without the need of costly leased lines or support intensive VPN tunnels.

Case Study - Kool Smiles
"Ingate's solutions provide the advanced level of security necessary for this medical environment and the tools to make the interface to the service provider hassle-free."

Case Study - NMSAS
"This solution really saved the day for us," said Paul Mercier, IT Administrator, NMSAS. "We needed to leverage SIP trunks to reduce costs, and they had to work with our existing Microsoft OCS investment."

Discover Leisure Connects Remote Users to its IP-PBX
Discover Leisure is one of the largest resellers of caravans and motor homes in the UK. With 15 branch of?

Featured eBOOKS

Internet+: The Way Toward Global Unified Communication
Connecting the telephony of the enterprise PBX or Unified Communications (UC) system using SIP trunks instead of conventional telephone lines has been very successful in recent years.

What is SIP Trunking? Edition 2
SIP trunking is becoming more of a focus for service providers. One key issue many service providers face when deploying SIP trunks is NAT, or Network Address Translation, traversal.

What is SIP Trunking? Edition 1
A vast resource for information about all things SIP - including SIP, security, VoIP, SIP trunking and Unified Communications.

Featured Videos

E-SBCs AS The Demarcation Point:
Ingate's Steve Johnson talks to Erik Linask about the role session border controller plays as the demarcation point at...

Demystifying DPI
How can deep packet inspection protect your SIP traffic as well as your entire network?

Featured Resources

What's New

Presenting the New Ingate/Intertex Website:
Internet+ is an extended Internet access allowing high quality SIP (Session Initiation Protocol) based real-time person-to-person communication, everywhere and for any application. It applies to both fixed and mobile networks ...

Featured Blogs

Featured Webinars

Secure SIP Trunking:
What You Need to Know

Successfully Deploying Enterprise SIP Trunking:
Tools and Techniques for Overcoming Common Roadblocks

Featured Podcasts

Getting the Most Out of Your SIP Trunks:
Ingate's Steve Johnson and TMC's Erik Linask discuss how best practices forgetting the most out of SIP Trunking services and common pitfalls to avoid.