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Articles and news on secure wireless solutions for EMV pump payment, controls and more.

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EMV  |  Wireless EMV

There’s a Better Way to Meet EMV Compliance

Time is flying by and October 2020 will be here before you know it. If you own or operate an American fuel center, then you probably already have the date circled on your calendar since it’s the deadline for when stations across the country must be EMV compliant. While the thought of making the conversion may fill you with dread, you needn’t worry because AvaLAN is here to help. Our wireless forecourt solution is fast, cost-effective, and can help your fuel station meet the new regulation without disruptions and lost revenue.

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AvaLAN in the News

AvaLAN focuses on solving customer problems with secure, reliable and plug and play solutions. Our secure technologies for fuel centers recently received some media attention, and the AvaLAN team is excited to share our successes in serving our customers.

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4 Easy Steps to Start Your Remote Service

Here are the four simple steps to start your secure remote browser access to your commander! 

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EMV  |  Wireless EMV

From Swipe to Insert: How Chip Technology Really Works

Your customers insert their cards to pay for fuel at your fueling station multiple times per day. Of course, both parties trust that the transaction is handled smoothly and accurately—and it almost always is. But what really happens from that magic moment when card meets machine to the end of the transaction, and how is that process changing from the simple swipe method?

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Why Not Travel Center and Secure Wireless Ethernet with Current Loop Adapter

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Get Remote Access to Your Verifone Commander

Are you a fuel center owner or service technician who wants a simple way to remotely access all your sites? AvaLAN just launched their new remote service solution that is just for you.  AvaLAN Remote Service gives you simple, hassle-free secure access to your Verifone Commander without network settings or IT knowledge.

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EMV  |  Wireless EMV

The Future of Forecourt Networking is Secure Wireless Ethernet

The subject of updating the forecourt is often one fuel centers want to avoid, as complexity and complications abound when it’s time to upgrade to newer digital technologies. From dealing with aging and buried wires to difficult interfaces like current loop, many feel there is no simple solution to connecting this part of their business. Furthermore, each station has its own unique challenges; some fuel center operators, for example, may have little to no expertise with networking. Additionally, compliance regulations vary and change over time. Despite all this, your fuel center can gain many advantages by moving all components to TCP/IP.

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IoT  |  industrial internet of things  |  infrastructure of things  |  internet of things

The Infrastructure of Things (IoT) and its Implications for Retail

The tech industry has been enthusiastically promoting the Internet of Things (IoT) for the past decade. And while a bunch of smart devices and sensors scattered throughout an operation sounds great in theory, connecting those devices in a robust and reliable way presents a real challenge. In many cases, when one device fails it can cause the entire system to go down. So retailers need to look at not only the Internet of Things, but the Infrastructure of Things™ as well.

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How Long Does It Take to Install Secure Wireless Ethernet at Your Fuel Pump?

If you’re a fuel center owner, you may be putting off installing wireless Ethernet at your pumps because it appears time-consuming, expensive, and difficult. Luckily, this couldn’t be further from the truth. A wireless Ethernet connection offers a quick and easy way to upgrade your fuel pumps for EMV compliance, while taking only around five minutes per fuel dispenser.

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