Cortex - the flexible card management system
Cortex is a cost effective, flexible card management and switching system designed to support the needs of the dynamic and often low margin prepaid and debit card business. Cortex’s fully integrated ATM management environment enables configuration, monitoring, control, and transaction handling for your ATM and kiosk estate.
Cortex is the complete solution for switching for domestic networks, card associations, and processors. It supports authorisation, clearing, and settlement for Visa®, MasterCard®, and American Express®, including compliance with PA-DSS, EMV and 3DES standards. Cortex is highly scalable and has been deployed as a national switch, providing a hub for authorisation and clearing of card transactions.
Our fully integrated ATM management environment enables configuration, monitoring, control, and transaction handling for your ATMs and kiosks.
Extensive device management
Cortex Device Management supports card acquisition at a wide range of customer touch points, including ATMs, kiosks, and point-of-sale terminals. Its advanced ATM functionality includes bunch note acceptance, cash recycling, remote key loading, mobile top up and bill payments as well as more familiar ATM transactions. In addition, Cortex processes high-volume electronic consumer transactions from any POS device or merchant network.
Cortex Merchant Management provides back-office functionality to support your international card scheme acquiring business. The system delivers a comprehensive merchant management solution including merchant billing, clearing and settlement and interfaces to your GL.
Integration management for a smooth transition
Cortex is pre-integrated with most core banking software applications, thereby ensuring the highest levels of integration and shortest project duration.