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ICC Solutions’ Contactless DCI D-PAS E2E Test Suite qualified by Discover

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the immediate availability of the Contactless DCI (Diners Club International) D-PAS E2E (End-to-End) test suite qualified by Discover Financial Services (Discover).

ICC Solutions Releases Visa HCE Test Suite

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the release of the Visa HCE test suite, hosted on the industry leading ICCSimCTC card test tool platform, which has been fully tested and validated by Visa Inc.

ICC Solutions announces immediate availability of the CUP Level 3 Test Suite

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the immediate availability of the CUP level 3 test suite certified by China UnionPay (CUP)

ICC Solutions releases the updated INTERAC U.S. Test Suite

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the release of the updated INTERAC U.S. Test Suite, hosted on the industry leading ICCSimTMat test tool platform, which has been fully tested and registered by Interac Association.

Paragon, ICC Solutions Partner to Deliver Next Generation EMV Testing Solutions for Compliance at ATMs and Fuel Pumps

Paragon Application Systems (Paragon), a leading independent testing services provider, today announced a strategic alliance with U.K.-based ICC Solutions, a recognized global leader in provision of qualified EMV test tools and services.

ICC Solutions wins fourth Queen’s Award for Enterprise

UK company ICC Solutions has been awarded a second Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation, its fourth overall Queen’s Award. The company, based in Warrington, Cheshire, is regarded as a global leader in the provision of highly efficient EMV (known as Chip & PIN) test and certification tools.

Schools take on exporting competition as students prove they don’t shy away from a challenge!

On the face of it, exporting doesn’t seem like an interest that many young people would share. However, following a unique competition launched in partnership by The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) North team and ICC Solutions, young people from across the North of England challenged themselves to think outside the box and choose a product or service to export to a country that delivers the DofE.

ICC Solutions Wins Two ACT Canada International Innovation Awards

Cheshire-based ICC Solutions Ltd, has scooped two awards at the 2016 IVIE Awards hosted by ACT Canada. ICC Solutions Ltd has recently announced the availability of an innovative test tool automation feature. This functionality facilitates even faster and more efficient test case execution without having to manually perform this function. This innovative feature enables acquirers and merchants to perform EMV Level 3 chip terminal integration tests for brand accreditation in a faster, more efficient and robust manner.

Mayor explores global business markets

The Mayor has been helping build business links between Warrington and the world at a meeting with the government’s trade, investment and export body.

ICC Solutions celebrates a third Queen’s Award for Enterprise at a Presentation Ceremony showcasing British Exporting

UK company ICC Solutions celebrated receiving their Queen’s Award in the International Trade category at a Gala Dinner which also commemorated their 20th Anniversary of Incorporation.

Discover qualifies PULSE® Test Suite from ICC Solutions

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the release of the PULSE® Contact D-PAS Test Suite

Payment Brand Test Suites from ICC Solutions support Quick Chip and M-Chip Fast

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce full support for Quick Chip from American Express, Discover and Visa plus M-Chip Fast from MasterCard now available

BankAxept selects ICC Solutions to develop POS and ATM - Terminal test tool

ICC Solutions is delighted to be selected by BankAxept, the Norwegian domestic scheme, owned by all the Norwegian banks, to develop their new POS and ATM - Terminal test tool based on INTERAC technology and supporting BankAxept’s business and technical requirements.

ICC Solutions Supports Young Learners

ICC Solutions is proud to be supporting young people by offering apprenticeships in different areas of the business.

ICC Solutions announces Innovative Test Tool Automation Feature

ICC Solutions, a global leader in EMV payment testing and certification solutions, announces the availability of an innovative test tool automation feature

ICC Solutions wins second prestigious export award in a month

Cheshire-based global leader in EMV (Chip & PIN) payment testing and certification technology, ICC Solutions, has scooped a BritishAmerican Business CHASE Award in the Small Business Export Awards category.

ICC Solutions wins third Queen’s Award for Enterprise

UK company ICC Solutions has received a second Queen’s Award for International Trade. The company, based in Cheshire, is regarded as a global leader in the provision of highly efficient EMV (known as Chip & PIN) test and certification tools.

Dave Maisey appointed to the Board of the Institute of Export

ICC Solutions is pleased to announce that it’s CEO Dave Maisey has been appointed as a Trustee Director to sit on the Board of the Institute of Export.

Debit Network Alliance (DNA) Release

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the release and immediate availability of the Debit Network Alliance (DNA) EMV Level 3 Test Suite featuring the full set of test cases outlined in the DNA Terminal Certification Test Plan

Release of the new Chinese Website

ICC Solutions Ltd is delighted to announce the launch of our new Chinese website catering for the East Asia market. The new website includes fabulous web pages, giving comprehensive information, detailing how ICC Solutions can offer a range of products to support EMV chip terminal testing in China.

ICC Solutions is proud to be a prominent sponsor at the IVIE Awards Gala

ICC Solutions is proud to be a prominent sponsor at the IVIE Awards Gala, hosted by ACT Canada.

EMV in the USA - New Web Pages

ICC Solutions Ltd is delighted to announce the launch of our new website which includes a comprehensive and informative EMV page, dedicated to EMV migration in the U.S.

Another Team Member Wins an Award

We are delighted to announce that our Head of Sales & Business Development ‘Derek Ross’ has received an ‘Outstanding Contribution’ award in September 2015 by the EMV Migration Forum in Dallas.

ICC Supports Local Youth Club with Donation

Warrington-based business ICC Solutions has shown its support for the local community by making a substantial donation to Warrington Youth Club in order to help raise funds for the development of a world-class Youth Zone leading on from an arson attack that devastated the town’s residents and put plans for the scheme on hold.

ICC Solutions Features in New Book

ICC Solutions, a global leader in payment testing and certification solutions, are pleased to feature in a new book from the History of Parliament Trust, titled “The Story of Parliament: Celebrating 750 years of parliament in Britain”.

ICC launch ExpressPay test suite qualified by American Express

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the release and immediate availability of the ExpressPay accreditation test suite qualified by American Express.

ICC Solutions Expands to Meet Growing Customer Demand

ICC Solutions, a global leader in payment testing and certification solutions, is pleased to announce its recent office expansion to support its rapidly growing team and global customer base

Payments Industry Moves To Speed Chip Card Acceptance

Warrington, Cheshire, UK – April 30, 2015 – ICC Solutions Ltd, a leading provider of qualified EMV test tools and services, played an integral role in creating the U.S. EMV VAR Qualification Program.

Discover Qualifies Contactless D-PAS Test Packages

ICC Solutions is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of the Discover Contactless D-PAS (D-Payment Application Specification) Certification test suite.

ICC Team Members Achieve Visa EMV Consultant Accreditation

ICC Solutions is pleased to offer accredited EMV Chip consultancy services from team members having successfully completed the Visa EMV Consultant Accreditation Program attended by Mrs Paula Turner, Technical Manager and Mr Derek Ross, Technical Sales Manager.

M-Tip 2.0 Featuring Test Selection Engine (TSE) Release

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the immediate availability of M-TIP 2.0 test suite release running on the industry leading ICCSimTMat test tool platform and which supports the newly released MasterCard® Test Selection Engine (TSE).

ICC Launches Interac US Acquirer POS Terminal Certification

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the release of the INTERAC U.S. (online-only) POS Terminal Certification test suite, allowing U.S. Acquirers to deploy/upgrade EMV chip terminals able to accept INTERAC EMV chip cards.

ICC Solutions Supporting US Common Aid

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the immediate availability of payment brand qualified test suites (contact and contactless) upgraded to include test card profiles and test cases implemented to check compliance with U.S. common AID infrastructure.

ICC Will Be Silver Sponsors At Smart Card Alliance Summit

ICC Solutions will be present at The 8th Annual Smart Card Alliance Payments Summit as Silver Sponsors.

Vantiv Launches Innovative Solution for Testing & Certifying

Vantiv, a leading provider of payment processing services and related technology solutions for merchants and financial institutions of all sizes, announced today the launch of its VIABLE EMV testing platform.

Cardware 2014 - Payment and Digital ID Insights

ICC Solutions are ready to welcome you at Cardware 2014: Payment and Digital ID Insights from June 17th - 18th.

ICC confirmed by Visa for Chip Vendor Enabled Service (CVES)

ICC Solutions is delighted to be the first vendor confirmed by Visa to offer the Chip Vendor Enabled Service (CVES) introduced to streamline the testing and reporting requirements for the deployment of EMV enabled ATM terminals plus contact and contactless point-of-sale chip-acceptance devices in the U.S.

D-PAS ICCSimTMat Test Suites Qualified by Discover

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the immediate availability of D-PAS ICCSimTMat test suites qualified by Discover to meet the test requirements outlined in the D-PAS Acquirer-Terminal End-to-End Test Plan Release 12.2 for Discover and DCI (Diners Club International).

ICC Solutions Global Host Test Card Suite confirmed by Visa

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the immediate availability of a card simulator test suite implementing Visa’s Global Host Test Card set (version 1). The solution has been confirmed to meet Visa requirements.

ICC Host Simulator for ADVT now meets Visa requirements

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the immediate availability of a host simulator for ADVT module which operates on ICC Solutions host simulator platform, ICCSolHost. The solution has been confirmed to meet Visa requirements.

ICCSimTMat PayPass suite updated

An update to the PayPass tool and scripts is now available to download from your client login page on our website.

ICCSimTMat NIV (subset 7) test suite qualified by MasterCard

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the immediate availability of ICCSimTMat: NIV (subset 7) test suite qualified by MasterCard. This test suite is necessary to perform MasterCard Network Interface Validation (NIV) of single or dual-message acquirer host application interfaces to the MasterCard network.

ICC achieves Third Party Accreditation with MasterCard

ICC Solutions Limited is delighted to announce Third Party Accreditation with MasterCard in the following two categories - Guidance and Technical Support Acquirers.

Outstanding and Sustained Achievement in Export

ICC Solutions was delighted to accept an award for ‘Outstanding and sustained achievement in Export‘ at an awards ceremony at the University of Chester. The accolade was presented by The High Sheriff of Cheshire, William Lees-Jones in the presence of distinguished guests including The Lord Lieutenant of Cheshire.

Export Champions

ICC Solutions was delighted to be selected by UKTI as an Export Champion hot on the heels of their Queens Awards accolade.

H.R.H. The Duke of Kent visits ICC Solutions

On Thursday 1st November 2012 H.R.H. The Duke of Kent visited ICC Solutions Head Office in Warrington, England.

ICC Solutions Joins New Migration Forum

ICC Solutions Limited, the payment industry’s source for EMV test tools and certification services, announced today that it has joined the new EMV Migration Forum, a collaborative body formed by U.S. trade group Smart Card Alliance to support the U.S. banking and payment industry’s migration to EMV chip cards in the United States.

EMV Stakeholder Panel at Merchant Advisory Group Conference

ICC Solutions CEO Dave Maisey Joins Chieftain, Ingenico, MasterCard, STJ and VISA on U.S. EMV Stakeholder Panel at Merchant Advisory Group Conference.

Winners case studies

A short while ago, ICC Solutions was invited by The Queen’s Awards Office to prepare a case study on our achievements and the Awards process.

Total Warriors

On Saturday 4th August 2012 two members of our team, Marc and Martin, took part in the Total Warrior challenge trail run in the Lake District to raise funds for Claire House Children's Hospice.

ICC Solutions Receives Two Queen’s Awards

ICC Solutions Limited, the independent UK-based company regarded as a global leader in the provision of highly efficient EMV (also known as Chip & PIN) test and certification tools, has achieved the high accolade of receiving two Queen’s Awards for Enterprise in both the International Trade and Innovation categories.

ICC receives qualification for MasterCard PayPass Testing

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the immediate availability of ICCSimTMat: PayPass for MasterCard qualified by MasterCard.

ICC receives qualification from EMVCo for Entry Point Testing

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce the immediate availability of ICCSimTMat: Entry Point qualified by EMVCo to perform Type Approval of Book A and Book B Test Cases. EMV Contactless Specifications for Payment Systems – Book A and Book B, defines the terminal requirements necessary to select an EMV Contactless Application in an international interchange environment and provides for backward compatibility with already existing Contactless Applications.

ICCSimTMat approved by American Express

ICC Solutions is delighted to announce that American Express has approved ICCSimTMat test packages containing the American Express ICC Payment Specification (AEIPS) Test Cases to perform chip terminal certifications in Canada to enable acceptance of American Express branded Chip cards.

ICCSimTMat selected by Chase Paymentech

ICC Solutions Limited is delighted to announce that Chase Paymentech has selected a customized ICCSimTMat test package to perform Chase Paymentech merchant certification of point of sale (POS) terminals deployed in Canada.