AvaLAN Wireless Boosts Wireless Network Security PCI 3.0 Compliance for Retailers

By CIOReview | Wednesday, February 17, 2016

MADISON, AL: The IoT (Internet of Things) world faces most significant challenges related to cyber threats. This is particularly true for the retail industry and its necessity to fortify confidential customer information. Maintaining customer confidence is critical to customer retention as it is highly combative in retail industry. AvaLAN Wireless—a leader in secure wireless Ethernet networking solutions, announces another complete migration to PCI 3.0 for one of the world largest retailers.

The high reliability wireless connectivity solution provider– AvaLAN possesses experience in mitigating the retail-enterprises’ security challenges by architecting next generation secure wireless networks that comply with PCI 3.0. The firm’s team of engineers has the knowledge to rapidly deploy secured wireless network solutions that utilize AvaLAN’s firmware and hardware technology. This result in support for attributes such as SSL certificates, VLAN packet handling, and TFTP capabilities. Further, these characteristics can indemnify a reliable optimized wireless network for in store mobile point-of-sale, confidential banking information, and other data sensitive networked devices.

Based on an in depth knowledge of wireless technology and network security, AvaLAN recently completed deployment of a next generation secure wireless network for one of the world’s largest retailers that achieves PCI 3.0 compliance. AvaLAN—an industrial supplier of robust and reliable solutions for the video surveillance, smart-grid, digital signage, access control and industrial automation markets confronted all facets of the total design including scrupulous penetration testing by a third party network security firm as well as in-store testing. The finished product of the firm is highly secure and authentic in-store wireless network.

“We are very excited about this solution that is not only great for the retailers, but it also benefits the consumer by ensuring that their personal data remains confidential,” said Matt Nelson, CEO of AvaLAN Wireless. “Our vast amount of knowledge and experience with secure wireless connections has positioned us as a leader in the retail Internet of Things market."