NYC area IT security expert attending and exhibiting at exclusive Las Vegas PCI SSC North America event
Hoboken, New Jersey - (Cision) September 13, 2016 – A New York City area IT security expert, announced today that it will be contributing and exhibiting at the PCI Security Standards Council 2016 North America Community Meeting, #PCICM, September 20 – 22, at The Mirage in Las Vegas, Nevada.
eMazzanti Technologies is a PCI Security Standards Council Participating Organization and PCI Qualified Integrator (QIR). The company’s IT security professionals at the meeting can be found in booth 56 in the Vendor Showcase at The Mirage.
Participation in the PCI Community Meeting bolsters eMazzanti’s leadership in the retail payment technology and payment security industries. The meeting offers a unique venue where PCI professionals have their voices heard and find ideas, solutions and strategic partners for meeting industry challenges.
“The Las Vegas meeting will ensure that our customers continue to receive best-in-the-world data security services,” stated Carl Mazzanti, CEO, eMazzanti Technologies. “eMazzanti’s QIR and Participating Organization status demonstrate our commitment to fortifying POS security and to advancing worldwide data security standards.”
Future PCI Security Standards
The gathering provides an opportunity for payment industry professionals to share PCI knowledge and discuss the future of the standards. Participants will also have the opportunity to network with key stakeholders across global regions and industry markets.
“As new technologies and cyber-threats change the way businesses conduct payments in the future, PCI Standards and programs will evolve to foster secure payments. Collaboration is critical in this effort. We’re pleased to have eMazzanti Technologies participating in our North America Community Meeting in Las Vegas and in the work we are doing every day at the PCI Council to protect payment card data from current and emerging threats,” said Stephen Orfei, PCI Security Standards Council General Manager.
The five founding global payment brands of the PCI Security Standards Council — American Express, Discover Financial Services, JCB International, MasterCard and Visa Inc. – have incorporated the PCI DSS as the technical requirements for their data security compliance programs. Participants at the meeting are invited to engage in dialogue with representatives from each of the payment card brands.
Each founding member also recognizes the practitioners and companies certified by the Council as being qualified to validate compliance to the PCI DSS, making the Council a centralized resource for access to standards and services approved by all five payment brands.
PCI Qualified Integrator
eMazzanti Technologies is the sixth of only 244 companies worldwide to be qualified as a PCI Qualified Integrator under the stringent certification standards of the PCI Security Standards Council Qualified Integrators and Resellers (QIR) program.
In 2015, eMazzanti Technologies joined the PCI Security Standards Council as a Participating Organization. The IT consulting firm will work with the Council to improve payment data security worldwide through the ongoing development of the PCI Security Standards.
Retailer Security Services
eMazzanti Technologies offers IT infrastructure and PCI compliance services to provide retailers with a single-source technology partner. Services also include QIR POS application and terminal installation, EMV Chip and Pin technology migration, credit cards for testing and training, and full merchant services.
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About the PCI Security Standards Council
The Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Standards Council is a global forum that develops, maintains and manages the PCI Security Standards, which include the Data Security Standard (DSS), Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS), and PIN Transaction Security (PTS) Requirements.