speeds ahead with INETCO CashGateTM
Canada Ltd. provides transaction-processing services to financial
institutions, retailers and other corporate organizations Canada-wide.
Calypso is a subsidiary of Triton Systems Inc. - the number one
cash-dispenser manufacturer of independent or "white label"
ATMs in Canada.
regulations were amended to allow privately-owned banking machines
in the Canadian marketplace. Calypso wanted to capitalize on this
window of opportunity by developing the cash machine transaction
processing market niche.
to use Datapac, Canada's national packet switching network, to provide
them with Interac Shared Cash Dispensing for their ATMs. However,
Calypso also needed to support various other ATM access methods,
creating a need for a common interface for all ATMs.
Calypso wanted to develop the emerging wireless ATM market, which
required extensive protocol support. Calypso needed a communications
solution that could support various dial-up ATM access methods,
while allowing transparent integration with their wireless network.
Ltd., a leading provider of high-end data communications solutions
for companies that depend on transaction processing, delivered an
ideal solution with their CashGateTM software. INETCO CashGate supports
virtually all dial ATM connections on one consolidated network.
Calypso to support all of their ATM access methods in-house, providing
fast, reliable and secure connectivity with Datapac. In addition
to supporting dial-up ATMs, CashGate provided support for wireless
CDPD networks and VISA II protocol termination.
installation and easy network management allowed Calypso an extremely
fast time to market. In addition, CashGate's scalable architecture
offered enormous flexibility for future network expansion.
a powerful, flexible communications solution that could support
all of our transaction needs," said Doug Epp, Manager, Calypso
Canada. "CashGate was simply the best solution available."
multiple ATM access methods in house
Triton's expanding platforms in Canada
to both Datapac and wireless networks with the possibility of
direct PSTN connections in the future
their network without replacing hardware or software
together, INETCO and Calypso developed a winning solution using
one of INETCO's many products designed specifically to provide solutions
for companies that depend on financial transactions," said
Gordon Chan, Vice President Sales, INETCO Systems.
Calypso is interested
in developing the leased-line ATM and point-of-sale markets, goals
that CashGate can easily accommodate.
Canada's use of CashGate for virtually limitless network expansion
creates exciting opportunities for the industry to bring new developments
to the marketplace - from dial-up and wireless CDPD ATMs to point-of-sale
marketing," said Brian Kett, Director of Canadian operations
for Triton Systems.