Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leading worldwide provider of
payment technology services, is pleased to announce that OpenEdge, its
integrated payments division, has launched EdgeExpress Cloud. This new
platform is designed to streamline payments integration with SaaS,
Deployed, Mobile and eCommerce software applications. Among the simplest
payment integration platforms on the market and available exclusively to
Global Payments software partners, EdgeExpress Cloud includes a
feature-rich API that reduces development cycles and enables faster
delivery of software solutions to the end merchant customer.
EdgeExpress Cloud is a new platform powering software applications over
all major operating systems including a variety of local and distributed
networks. It supports a variety of connection options and software
environments and allows software developers to maintain control over
their users' experience without having to download heavy applications
into the business management software platform. The solution
significantly reduces overhead support for merchant customers,
accelerates innovative offerings to market and helps in maximizing new
sales for software developers.
"EdgeExpress Cloud is the embodiment of a promise OpenEdge has made to
our software developer partners - to easily support their software and
permit ‘anytime-anywhere' commerce," said Sid Singh, Global Payments'
President of Integrated Solutions & Vertical Markets. "Our engineers
have developed a world class platform accessible through very simple
APIs that furthers our strategy of technology-led, software-driven
"As a long-time technology partner with OpenEdge, we've seen a variety
of platforms and solutions. New West is extremely impressed with the
EdgeExpress Cloud integration platform," said Dan King, President of New
West Technologies. "This latest offering helps us embrace a future that
will run on Cloud and Mobile. It gives us more control and fits a
variety of software situations depending on how we choose to build our
OpenEdge helps software developers and businesses succeed by delivering
secure and personalized payment solutions. As the integrated payments
division of Global Payments, OpenEdge is driving innovation - adapting,
scaling and simplifying how payments are processed, across platforms and
points-of-interaction, in an increasingly complex landscape. OpenEdge
serves more than 2,000 technology partners across 60 industry verticals
throughout the United States and Canada. Learn more at www.openedgepay.com.
About Global Payments
Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) is a leading worldwide provider of
payment technology services that delivers innovative solutions driven by
customer needs globally. Our technologies, partnerships and employee
expertise enable us to provide a broad range of products and services
that allow our customers to accept all payment types across a variety of
distribution channels in many markets around the world.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with more than 8,500 employees
worldwide, Global Payments is a member of the S&P 500 with merchants and
partners in 29 countries throughout North America, Europe, the
Asia-Pacific region and Brazil. For more information about Global
Payments, our Service. Driven. Commerce' brand and our technologies,
please visit www.globalpaymentsinc.com.
View source version on businesswire.com: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170316005670/en/
Global Payments Inc.
Source: Global Payments Inc.
News Provided by Acquire Media