Features

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Reliability

24-7-365 reliability
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Secure

Secure and fast configuration and application downloads over all networks
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Scalability

Designed to support full scalability
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User-friendly

User-friendly interface

Information

Managing payment solutions in today’s rapidly changing markets requires a powerful terminal estate management system. Spire Payments has the answer with its Asset Control Environment (ACE), tailored for efficient deployment and cost effective management of Spire Payments POS terminals, PIN pads and payment devices.

ACE has been designed to deliver the following fundamental capabilities at its core:

  • Provision of a Powerful, secure and scalable asset management system for Spire Payments devices.
  • Minimize the cost of ownership of Spire payment devices throughout their life.
  • Eliminate the complexities of day-to-day device management.
  • Provide tools to deliver enhanced service across the payment ecosystem: cardholder, merchant, ISO, payment gateway acquirer.

ACE is delivered as a single package with all necessary tools to allow a highly scalable installation to meet the functional and volume specific requirements of terminal estates of different sizes.

From a single user to 500+ users in a merchant support centre, ACE provides the perfect platform to manage Spire Payments terminal estates.

ACE is capable of interfacing with other systems to perform bulk data management and operational analysis.

ACE delivers state of the art payment device estate management tools, including secure configuration, application management, powerful administration tools, multi-protocol support, management reports, terminal performance capture and diagnostic logs.

Fully supported by Spire Payments team of specialists, ACE provides an intuitive interface for users of all abilities, with the reassurance of role-based security functions, strictly controlled permission rights and internal database authentication.

The ACE user interface is highly intuitive and complimented by Spire Payments optional training sessions for partners and customers alike to facilitate rapid implementation and ongoing management.

 

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Technical Specifications

RELIABILITY

  • Designed to deliver 99.99% availability with seamless disaster recovery for 24-7-365 operation

SCALABILITY

  • Designed to support full scalability: Estate size of 1 to 500,000+ Spire Payments devices with 1 to 500 operators

DATABASE

  • Maintains full image of device software, applications, configuration, merchant details and diagnostic logs

 

REMOTE CONFIGURATION AND APPLICATION MANAGEMENT

  •  Secure and fast configuration and application downloads over all networks

PROTOCOL AGNOSTIC

  • Library of protocol modules including ISO8583, MultiApp, Artema Modular and HTTP

USER-FRIENDLY INTERFACE

  • Web-enabled Graphical User Interface
  • Dynamic multi-language support
  • Intuitive generation and modification of records

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

  • Intel Pentium 4 processor and above
  • 1GB RAM
  • Operating System: Windows 7 and above
  • Browser: Internet Explorer 10 and above, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome - latest stable versions (recommended)