Sequent Software Becomes a Mastercard Gold-Level Digital VendorJune 22nd, 2017
Sequent Platform Completes Integration to Enable Mastercard Customers to Digitize Their Card Portfolios and Deploy Masterpass-enabled Digital Wallets
Santa Clara, CA. June 22, 2017 – Sequent Software Inc, one of the world’s leading providers of tokenization services, has completed integration to the Mastercard Digital Enablement Service (MDES) and has been granted the Gold level for the Mastercard Digital Vendor Directory.
The Sequent Platform will deliver a pre-built, trusted channel to enable seamless access to secure mobile payment services for Mastercard issuers and mobile app developers. Mobile app developers can leverage the APIs of Sequent’s SDK and Sequent Platform to access the full Mastercard digital capabilities of for NFC-based payment services enabled by issuer wallets and mobile banking apps.
This announcement follows Sequent’s recent PCI-DSS Level 1 re-certification of Sequent’s Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) offering. The combination of MDES integration and PCI DSS certification provides issuers and developers faster time-to-market launches. Large and small card issuers get the benefits of Sequent’s highly secure, on-demand service while avoiding any capital expenses.
“We are pleased to have achieved the Gold level of the Mastercard Digital Vendor Directory,” said John Kirst, Chief Revenue and Customer Officer of Sequent. “We have placed a priority on our relationship with Mastercard and look forward to providing issuers and developers with fast and highly economical access to the full breadth of Masterpass services.”
Sequent Platform tokenizes cards on mobile devices and makes them easy to use by consumers. Sequent enables banks, transit agencies, access control providers, and any other issuer, to securely digitize their credit, debit, transit, loyalty, or ID cards, distributing them to their own application, or any others, using the Sequent Platform. Sequent Platform includes: Token Service Provider (TSP), Card and Wallet Management Platform, and Trust Authority. Our simple APIs empower the app developer community to bring cards to all apps on mobile, wearable, and other connected devices, enabling consumers to make payments, redeem offers, open doors, and ride transit systems.