ROAM Data, a leading mobile commerce platform provider, today introduced
a software developer’s kit that greatly simplifies the integration of
card-present mobile payments into applications for iPhones, iPads and
Android devices. As a result, any third-party developer of mobile
applications can now readily leverage ROAM’s market-leading mobile
commerce technology platform to build secure m-commerce applications.
ROAM’s developer kit supports mobile commerce-based apps development for
a range of applications including invoicing, accounting, and retail
point-of-sale. The tool kit ensures that developers comply with Payment
Card Industry (PCI) data security standards. ROAM Data’s platform
encrypts sensitive card information via hardware at the point-of-swipe.
As a result, card data never goes beyond the retailer and payment card
“The world’s top software developers and payment processing companies
partner with us because we are the market leader in providing secure
mobile phone card readers, with over 1 million units shipped,” said Will
Graylin, CEO of ROAM Data. “Our encrypted mobile swipe technology and
network are second to none. We believe that combining these assets with
ROAM’s new software developer kit provides the essential tools and
support to help someone build that next market-changing mobile commerce
app for the tablet, iPhone or Android device.”
ROAM’s developer kit includes:
Roam Card Swipers for development and testing.
The ROAMpay Swipe application programming interface for card swiper.
ROAMpay API for ROAM commerce platform.
ROAMpay API for boarding merchants on the ROAM commerce platform.
Test Account to develop and test applications.
Documentation and samples for iOS and Android.
Developer support resources, including phone and e-mail support.
Software developers can sample the technology and its capabilities by
ROAM Data is the leading mCommerce Platform-as-a-Service provider,
extending physical point of sales and eCommerce to mobile devices. ROAM
enables merchants to process card payments on mobile devices and
consumers to easily make purchases via mobile shopping apps and ads.
Founded in 2005, ROAM Data is a privately held U.S. corporation with a
majority ownership by Ingenico ROAM Data provides the total mCommerce
platform including hardware peripherals, software, tools and services
for merchant service providers to deliver powerful mobile commerce
solutions to their merchants quickly, securely and robustly. Visit www.roamdata.com
for more information.