TÜV SÜD Zacta in Japan has been accredited by JCB for Contactless Terminal J/Speedy and accredited by EMVCo for C-5.
TÜV SÜD now offers type approval and debug services for JCB Contactless Terminal Testing (known as J/Speedy), as well as EMVCo Contactless Product C-5, in addition to existing certification services for Contactless Product C-3 testing.
Functional Testing contains software application requirements from all the major payments schemes in the world, including JCB.TÜV SÜD is adding this new service to an already wide portfolio of testing for payment systems, such as Contact and Contactless Level 1 and Level 2 test for Card and Terminal, in accordance with the EMV specification. Terminal and card vendors that wish to provide JCB branded products now have an opportunity to ensure their compliance in an approved JCB laboratory.
“This accreditation, supports TÜV SÜD’s goal to provide a wider range of streamlined testing solutions, ensuring that our services will further help our partners with their terminal development and migration on EMV,” explained Fabien Bocquet, Smartcard Systems Manager of TÜV SÜD Zacta. “As TÜV SÜD is the only laboratory in Japan providing both Level 1 and Level 2 terminal certification, on both contact and contactless interfaces, terminal manufacturers can benefit from a complete validation of their product in one place.”
TÜV SÜD, Japan’s first EMVCo validation house, is known for its technical competence with more than 10 years’ of experience as a testing laboratory in the payment systems market. Working closely with the major manufacturers of the Japanese industry, TÜV SÜD will now be able to provide even more comprehensive support to this market.