Posted November 01, 2010 by 20nine

Basic Software Systems and FreedomPay Announce the Release of Integrated Credit Card Interface …

Integrated Dealer Management Solution will provide real-time sales promotions and incentives, while providing highest levels of information security.

TEXARKANA, TX & RADNOR, PA, November 1, 2010 – Basic Software Systems (www.basic-software.com). a leading provider of Business Management Systems, and FreedomPay, the US market leader for intelligent transaction management solutions, today announced availability of their integrated Dealer Management Solution.

The solution was made available by the certification of FreeWay™, FreedomPay’s intelligent transaction processing gateway.

The gateway provides a range of transaction processing functionality for retailers who accept credit cards such as Visa, MasterCard, and American Express, including the ability to securely store customer payment information for ‘account on file’ convenience, seamless connection between point-of-sale software and credit card authorization center, and integration with other enterprise applications.

In addition, the new transaction processing solution provides two-way communication between the dealer’s checkout counter and FreedomPay, enabling Dealers to enhance the customer experience by driving sales promotions and incentives to the point of sale in real time.

In commenting on the announcement, Ed Archambo, CEO of Basic Software Systems, said, “It has been great working with FreedomPay. As a result of our collaborative efforts, the gateway interface from Basic Software Systems is one of our best efforts, providing cutting edge functionality and security usually available only to the most sophisticated retail organizations with substantial IT budgets. We believe the technology developed in this initiative will have applicability and utility to any retailer who offers credit cards as a method of payment to their customers.”

Features and benefits of the integrated solution include:

  • Ability to store customer information behind a PCI compliant gateway;
  • Immediate and accurate authorization for customer transactions;
  • Pre-authorized sales and process deposits;
  • Speedy processing of credit transactions for returned items and voided transactions;
  • Daily ability to review credit card transactions.

Sam Bellamy, Chief Operating Officer added, “Our joint development initiative with Basic comes to life with the rollout of Basic Software’s gateway connectivity. Now, a true two-way information ‘freeway’ has opened for Basic Software Systems’ dealers, enabling sharing of valuable business information about what’s selling, and what’s not, at the point of sale; as well as coordination of sales incentives and promotions based on this information. At the same time, dealers can enjoy the highest levels of information security and compliance with card processing industry security standards from the moment upgrade version is deployed.”

About Basic Software Systems
Basic Software Systems was established in Texarkana, Texas in 1979, serving an array of customers throughout North America, including: Agricultural Equipment Parts and Service, OPE, Heavy Construction and Equipment, Water Sports, Irrigation Dealers, Golf Cart Dealers, Utility Vehicles, ATV Recreational Vehicles (RV’s), Lawn and Garden, Hardware stores, and much more. All business system modules and Manufacturer interfaces from Basic Software Systems are designed to run on a standard personal computer or network to create a powerful business system flexibility of design and performance with UNLIMITED user access and store locations. Basic Software also provides a wide range of specialized data conversion programs that allow existing data to be moved from any business system over to Basic Software Systems. For more information, contact Basic Software Systems at 800-252-4476, send an email to sales@basic-software.com, or visit their website at www.basic-software.com.

Contact Information
Andrea Waldin
VP, Marketing