Mobile Payments: How Consumers Get the ISIS Wallet

Markiyan Malko | VIEW PROFILE

December 7, 2012


With every new technology comes a wave of early adopters. You know the people; these are the ones who are the first to buy a new gadget or those willing to wait in line overnight for the latest Apple® product release, regardless of whether or not they need it. And, there is a...

Mobile Payments Security

Henry Helgeson | VIEW PROFILE

November 27, 2012

Mobile Payments Security

As the mobile payments’ media spotlight shines on who will ‘win’ the digital wallet race or when near-field communication (NFC) will evolve to a mainstream technology, another critical topic is security and how digital wallets work to protect consumer data. Interestingly enough...

Customer Engagement and the Point of Sale

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

November 15, 2012

Dan Dufault, Executive Vice President, Sales and MarketingA customer engagement device really changes the dynamic on the merchant counter top. The Genius customer engagement device is that open platform that promises to deliver all of the things, the advancements in...

Describing the Payments Industry in 2012 and Beyond

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

November 14, 2012

Henry Helgeson, CEOThe payments industry today is definitely a changing environment, a very rapidly changing environment where we're not only looking at just the regular mag stripe transactions that we're familiar with, credit and debit transactions. But we're also going to be...

Where Will Traditional ISOs fit in the Future Payments Ecosystem?

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

November 9, 2012

Henry Helgeson, CEOTraditional ISOs are going to have to evolve very quickly here. Payments are becoming more and more commoditized if we just look at the straight payment and not all the value that's built around the payment in mobile. It's a play that requires a lot of...

What is ISIS?

Shannon Andrade | VIEW PROFILE

November 7, 2012


October 22nd marked the much-anticipated soft launch of ISIS, a national mobile commerce venture with a goal of fundamentally transforming how people shop, pay and save. Backed by AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon, customers in Austin, TX and Salt Lake City, UT now have the...

What is a payment acceptance solution?

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

November 2, 2012

Dan Dufault, Executive Vice President, Sales and MarketingA payment acceptance solution is far different today than at any time in the past. It's now about a far broader context. It's integrating newer technologies, newer opportunities for merchants, and newer...

What led you to Genius?

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

October 30, 2012

Henry Helgeson, CEOGenius was a concept that started in mid-2011. We started looking at mobile payments and how they were going to impact the industry. And really what drove this was in September of 2011, Visa was put out there. Their TIP program, the Visa TIP program that...

Explaining Mobile Acceptance, Mobile Wallets, and Mobile Processing

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

October 25, 2012

Henry Helgeson, CEOThere is a lot of confusion around mobile right now and what exactly is mobile? We've got really two separate ways we can talk about mobile payments. One is mobile acceptance, and that is something where we take a traditional card and run it through a...

Is there a clear market leader in Mobile Wallets?

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

October 24, 2012

Henry Helgeson, CEO Right now, I don't think there is a clear leader in the mobile wallet space. I think there are a lot of great contenders out there. Certainly, partners like LevelUp and ISIS, are out ahead. ISIS has the backing of three major carriers out there in the U.S...