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Move Up From Your Legacy Payment System with Commercial Open Source Software

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on 29 December, 2014

It’s possible to escape the unwieldy, heavily patched legacy payment system that’s holding your company back and move up to a full-featured commercial open source software package that can meet your every need while allowing you to maintain total control. If your company is an enterprise payment service provider, payment facilitator or payment software company that is still using a mainframe-based software package created decades ago in a now-obsolete programming language -- or any other system that can see its best days in the rearview mirror -- you can move on. You can finally move forward.

Building A Payment Gateway From Scratch Vs. Licensing An Open Source Solution

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on 12 December, 2014

Implementing a new payment gateway is a large project -- no matter how you look at it. But creating a payment gateway from scratch can be particularly daunting, especially since there are so many technical and legal issues that must be considered.
For many companies, it makes sense to license a commercial open source solution rather than reinventing the wheel. This option has its downsides, but in the eyes of many executives, the challenges are considerably fewer than starting from scratch. Which approach is right for you?