MasterCard and Virtual Card Services launch VPOS – South Africa’s first virtual payment solution

MasterPass-powered VPOS enables merchants and businesses on the move to accept digital card payments anywhere, anytime Johannesburg, South Africa – 6 July 2016: Small enterprises and mobile businesses can now accept digital card payments in-store, remotely or on-the-go using their connected mobile devices, following the launch of Virtual Card Service’s virtual Point […] Read more »

VCS makes Tokenization available

Nowadays everything is about fast! Or instant, a race against time! We are pleased to introduce our Tokenization Interfacing spec. Tokenization will benefit returning visitors and reduce the amount of steps in the checkout process. Cardholders agree to store card numbers against a token and on their next visit only […] Read more »

MTN Data centre power outage

Yesterday MTN’s data centre in Gallo Manor, Johannesburg experienced a power outage. The data centre started experiencing problems with its power feeds just after 18:00 on 3 May. The backup generators did not kick in, causing the centre to go offline. Once power was restored they couldn’t get their routers […] Read more »