Processing Platform Certifications

Prior to using a processing platform, a payment gateway must go through certification to ensure the gateway meets the processor's requirements. CardConnect has completed the certification process on a wide range of processing platforms.

Processor Certifications

The table below describes the current processor platform certifications that CardConnect has received and certifications that are in process.

Note: This table scrolls horizontally to display additional processors.

Processor First Data
RapidConnect
First Data
North
First Data
South
First Data
Omaha
TSYS
Sierra
TSYS
First National
Paymentech
Salem
Paymentech
Tampa
Vantiv Vantiv
Litle
AMEX
MOTO/eCommerce Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Retail Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Restaurant Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No Yes Yes No No
eCheck/Interac No No No No No Yes Yes No No No No
EMV QuickChip Yes No No No In Progress No No Yes Yes No No
EMV Contactless Yes Yes No No In Progress No No Yes In Progress No No
EMV Pin In Progress Yes No No No No No No No No No
Level 2 (V/MC/AmEx) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Level 3 (V/MC/AmEx 2.5) Yes Yes Yes No Yes No Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Level 3 (AmEx) No No No No No No No No No No No
PIN Debit No Yes No No No No No No No No No
PINless Debit Yes Yes No No No No Yes No No No No
Partial Authorization Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes No No
Balance Inquiry Yes No No No No No No Yes No No No
Single Bill Payment Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes No Yes Yes No
Recurring Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes
EBT No Yes No No No No Yes No Yes No No
FSA/HSA Yes Yes No No Yes No Yes No No No No
AVS Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes No
CVV Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
NFC/RFID Yes Yes No No In Progress No No Yes No No No
Soft Descriptors Yes Yes No No No No Yes No No No No
3DSecure Yes Yes No No No No Yes Yes No No Yes

Alternative Processors

CardConnect is certified on the following services:

  • PayPal
    CardConnect is certified for MOTO/eCommerce transactions with PayPal. Note that no reversals are supported.
  • AMEX Sterling
    CardConnect is certified for MOTO/eCommerce and Level 3 interchange optimization with AMEX Sterling. Note that no partial reversals are supported.
  • ProfitStars
    CardConnect has a Settle time of 8:00PM ET and can process eChecks with ProfitStars.