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Welcome to the Next-Gen Payment Gateway

Committed to Building Your Business through Sustainable, Scalable, and Friction-Free Transactions…

The Next-Gen Payment Commerce Gateway

Why is this Important?!

Because the post-pandemic customer experience has transitioned commerce to a “web-first priority” – Your future existence hinges on getting this right…

What is a Payment Gateway and Why is it the Critical Link in the Web-First Priority Model…?

Because the Web-First Priority is the Internet, Your gateway is the “hub” that connects the numerous service providers, point of sales, payment functions, security, compliance, and performance monitoring together and is key for controlling cost…

As the Leader, how do you Formulate the Winning Strategy,  Forge Your Plan, and then leverage these assets into a sustainable competitive advantage??

Because with all the noise, intimidation, and confusion navigating the many decision points that are required becomes next to impossible…


The Web-First Priority is a transactional approach to transforming your business into a high-performance node on the worldwide payments network…

The Transaction Design Lab:

Transforming Your Purpose into a Web-First Transaction Machine.

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For the executive and team that want to know the details and leverage decades of experience in building their digital futures.

How does it work?

Welcome to the Transaction Design Lab. Because we understand the challenges that must be confronted to create and integrate an effective web strategy, we have systematized the thousands of hours that we have spent answering these questions into an easy-to-use tool to assist you in this process.

The 4 Steps in Transforming Your Purpose into a Digital Transaction

Step 1: Create Your Account

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Step 2: Select Your Customer Experience

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Step 3: Complete the Q&A

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Step 4: Download Your Web-First Priority Plan

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Committed to Building Sustainable, Scalable, and Friction-Free Transactions

Delivered as a Seamless Customer Experience

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Transaction Lab – Overview

Any Payment, Anywhere


Unified Payment Data


Customize Your Offering


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Gateway Services

What is a Payment Gateway?

Because the Internet is used to communicate data services, in the case of electronic payments, the payment gateway is the hub of the payment data services connecting the many payment entities, applications, purchasing methods, and devices together into a secure payment process that enables commerce between merchants and their customers.

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Gateway Essentials


Virtual Terminal

Reporting Capabilities

Recurring Billing

QuickClick Shopping Cart

Transaction Routing

Batch Processing

Inventory Manager

200+ Processor Integrations

175+ Shopping Cart Integrations

Precertified Devices

Flexible Integration Methods

Gateway Emulator

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Advances Services


Payer Authentication

Fraud Prevention

Multi-MID Manager

In-Store Application

Electronic Check

Account Updater

Electronic Invoicing

Level III Processing

Mobile Applications

Point-to-Point Encryption P2PE

Remote Key Injection RKI

Terminal Management System TMS

QuickBooks Plug-In

These services are available on an as-needed basis or as part of a robust transaction environment. Either way, accessing information and a quote on the services requires setting up a Transaction Lab account.

Next-Gen Commerce: Delivering Performance, Simplicity, and Savings as a full Solution

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Next-Gen Commerce

Plugging Your Business into the Next Level of Transaction Solutions

Transaction Strategy

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Strategy & Planning

Transaction Alignment

Customer Experience Planning

Website Design

Tailored Product Catalogs

Lead Generation

Product Documentation

Marketing Automation

Virtual Classroom

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Back Office Integrations

Human Resource Management HRM

Customer Relationship Management CRM


Project Management


Digital Marketing

Email & Office Applications

Cloud Services

Transaction Solutions

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Business-to-Business E-Commerce

Tailored Product Catalogs
Custom Pricing
Product Presentation
Request For Quote
Corporate Account Managment
Recurring Order Set Up
Shopping Cart
Shipping & Fulfillment
Mobile/Apps Payments
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Unified Point Of Sale/E-commerce
EMV Support
Barcode Support
Dynamic Pricing & Discounting
Gift Cards
Inventory Management
Box Office Events
Unattended Payments
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Multi-Vendor Cloud Mall

Unlimited Vendors
Order Management
Vendor Management
Seller Verification
Auction Area
Live Chat Support
Integrated Payments
Coupon Creation

And much more…

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Transaction Infrastructure

5 Smart Reasons to Engage Black Swan Commerce Gateway for Your Network…

1. Because you are a node on the worldwide payments network…

2. To increase your performance and reduce your IT budget…


3. Create visibility and eliminate the finger-pointing…


4. Your network is a critical asset to your transaction capability…

5. Simplify your life with a single source!



Security and SD-WAN

Wireless WAN

Traffic Analytics, Management, and Security

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Wireless LAN


PCI Compliance

Security Awareness Program

Internet of Things

Smart Cameras

Mobile Device Management

Facility Sensors

The Transaction Lab Deliverable

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Your GPS to Transforming Your Purpose into a Sustainable Competitive Advantage

Have a Plan with a Budget!

Your keys to success! Your Transaction Strategy is your plan that defines:

  • Who is your target
  • How are you going to reach them
  • Who is going to be involved
  • What your budget is…
  • and much more

Get Your Transaction Strategy from the Transaction Lab Now

Security and Compliance

PCI Compliance v3.2, Requirement 12.6 Implement a formal security awareness program…

What is a Security Awareness Program?

If designed properly, your Security Awareness Program will scope and systemize everything your business needs to be secure and compliant. See the Transaction Lab for more information.

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Intrusion Detection with

Advanced Malware Protection

Because every network is a potential target for malicious attack. Gain real-time visibility and defense from the bad actors that seek to disrupt your client or merchant’s business.

The Threat is Real


of businesses experienced a significant security-related event in 2019.

Cisco: Annual Cybersecurity Report 2019

5 Min

is the average time required to hack an IoT (Internet of Things) devices.

NETSCOUT: Threat Intelligence Report 2018


is the shortage of cybersecurity professionals globally.

Cisco: Annual Cybersecurity Report 2019


is the likelihood of an organization experiencing a security breach within two years.

IBM: Cost of a Data Breach Report 2019

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Consulting, Developers, ISOs, ISVs – Expanding your Value Proposition and Revenue

Partner Program

Today’s Unified Commerce Mandate

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Trusted Advisors and Consultants

Do you have clients looking to:

  • Create their Payments Strategy with contactless payments?
  • Develop or update their web presence and marketing?
  • Establish cost-controls in IT and electronic payments fees?
  • Streamline their compliance programs?
  • Be less “Big-Tech” dependent?

Let us assist you in transforming your client or merchant’s business by delivering a flexible, high-performing, fraud and chargeback protecting, secure, and compliant transaction network.

Built for the Professional that is looking to provide a full Transaction Experience to their client.

  • Design
  • Quote
  • Procurement
  • Implementation
  • Management

Full design or step-by-step, the Transaction Lab will organize and maximize the journey.

The Full Transaction Experience

  • Account Dashboard
  • Transaction Workflow
  • Customer Experience
  • Merchant Services
  • Next-Gen Services
  • Gateway Essentials
  • Advanced Services
  • Security & Compliance
  • Feedback & Learning
  • Pillars & Planning
  • Report: Transaction Strategy and Budgeting

Developers – One Platform, Endless Possibilities

Our flexible processor connections, a wide range of devices, third-party integrations, APIs, and SDKs enable you to offer payment solutions as unique as your business all on a single gateway platform.

We also provide EMV Kernel software, the nucleus of chip card transactions, to the world’s leading manufacturers of EMV payment devices.

Fully Documented APIs and SDKs

There are multiple ways to incorporate the payment gateway within a website or mobile device. These options vary based upon ease of integration, required resources, features, and additional security.

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Become an Affiliate or Partner

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Black Swan Event 2020: The Covid-19 Pandemic

A “Black Swan Event” is defined when something previously unknown, or unrecognized, is revealed as the cause of an experience that results in a disastrous effects…

So what have we learned?



  • Market expansion emphasized system scaling requirements.
  • Payment Industry consolidation pressures merchant choice.
  • Merchants lose more control by bundling their Point-of-Sale and merchant services.


  • Market contraction emphasized system flexibility for e-commerce demand.
  • Payment Industry consolidation pressures merchant choice.
  • Merchants lose more control by bundling their Point-of-Sale and merchant services.

What unknown, if known, would change your world?!

The good news, not all Black Swan Events are bad! In fact, any event with the energy or potential to produce a significant result can be directed if detected and managed.
Reality Check #1. Who you are to the Payments Industry:

To the payment industry, your business is just an end-point on their payments network…

Reality Check #2. Your Purpose to them:

Your purpose is to create transactions, cover the risk, and abide by the rules of the network – as a good merchant should…

Reality Check #3. What’s in it for you?

How do you achieve your dream, establish your purpose, and provide friction-free transactions to your customers with the same process?

Reality Check #4. Are you a Pro?

How do you gain visibility, security, compliance, and maintain cost-control of your transactions?

Reality Check #5. Are you playing to win?

What tools and benefits have the Card Companies provided merchants in this area and how do you take advantage of them?

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What we know:

Business today needs to offer their customers an experience that meets their expectations and:

  • Streamlines operations.
  • Secures data and privacy.
  • Creates sustainability, and
  • Is friction-free!
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What we do:

Because we understand the payment industry and technologies we build payment networks that:

  • Seek to understand your interest and pain.
  • Increase revenue and profitability.
  • Increase security, privacy, and customer experience.
  • Reduce IT and Transaction cost up to 90%.

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We exists to be your Safe Harbor Payments Partner that Builds your Business Safely and Fairly.

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Because Your Business Depends on You and Your Payments…

Because Your Business Depends on You and Your Payments…

4. Because You Need a Sustainable Competitive Advantage

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Your Gateway Technology

The Essentials

Currencies Accepted

Accept USD, CAD, and many international currencies based upon processor integration.

Payment Types Accepted

Accept payments from Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, Diners Club, JCB, Giftcards, and ACH.

Merchant Control Panel

Process payments, manage transactions, and generate reports on all payment processing activity from a single account.

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Transaction Routing

Automatically determine which MIDs to route transactions to based on active routing directives using a single gateway account.

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Batch Processing

Upload files to the platform and process large volumes of transactions all at once.

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Product Manager

Enter and manage product SKUs and keep inventory organized with our unified product database.

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Software Integrations

Full customization and control over accepting payments within your own mobile applications and software with our diverse APIs and SDKs.