Magazine Article | June 1, 2017

Harbortouch Takes The Pain Out Of QIR

Many VARs have experienced the significant challenges posed by the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Qualified Integrators and Resellers (QIR) program. This program was implemented to ensure merchants are processing in a secure point of sale environment by requiring that all payment devices that include third-party payment processing gateways are installed by a PCI QIR certified technician. However, the certification requirements are substantial and place a considerable burden on resellers.