While the idea of credit has been around just about forever (the earliest known extension of credit occurred in Babylon around 1800 B.C.), the idea of the credit card came into being around the turn of the last century. Here are some early highlights…
Many developers of point-of-sale and business management systems view payment processors as commodities. Payment features, they figure, need to be incorporated into the solution, so the developer picks a payment partner and that’s one less thing to worry about. The practice is common in the industry, but OpenEdge views payments differently…read more about what we consider best practices for developers in our new infographic.
OpenEdge… new company, payments pioneer.
Sounds a little counter-intuitive, right? How can an organization bill itself as having developed some of the most innovative payments technology available when it only recently arrived on the scene?