Xeno-Logic, a Dubai-based professional services firm speacialising in payment systems, has signed an agreement to market and distribute Level Four Software's ATM testing package, Channel Development Suite, to local financial services firms.
In particular, Xeno-Logic will distribute Level Four's EMV FastTrack, which enables automated smart card transaactions testing directly from a desktop PC.
Osman Mehta, director and co-founder, Xeno-Logic, says: "Level Four's proven technology clearly meets a demand that Middle Eastern banks are looking for - more sophisticated and thorough testing tools including support for the EMV2000 standard for their ATM environments."
Under the agreement, Xeno-Logic will provide implementation services and first line support for the package, while Level Four will provide 24 hour online Web-based fault tracking and resolution managed from its operational office in Dunfermline, Scotland.
Martin Macmillan, CEO, Level Four Software, says the firm, which has doubled in size over the last year, sees the Middle East as a key area of opportunity: "The combined knowledge and experience of Level Four and Xeno-Logic will enable us to deliver solutions of clear business benefit in a region about to make significant investment in new technology to comply with EMV standards."