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Resort Data Processing Chooses Shift4 as Exclusive Payment Gateway Provider

VAIL, CO and LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 06/16/14 -- Resort Data Processing (RDP), a veteran provider of property management software, has chosen payments industry pioneer Shift4 Corporation as the exclusive payment gateway provider for its upcoming releases of RDPWin Version 4, IRM.Net, and Mobile IRM for smartphones and tablets.

"When Elavon announced the end-of-life for Protobase, RDP was forced to find a new solution to help our customers navigate the new, increasingly complex PCI requirements, and to prepare for the upcoming migration to EMV cards," said RDP President Barry Biegler. "We evaluated a wide variety of possible solutions and concluded that Shift4's offering is leaps and bounds ahead of other products on the market."

Shift4's DOLLARS ON THE NET® is a feature-packed payment gateway that connects merchants to the banks and processors of their choice. Shift4's TrueTokenization® and point-to-point encryption (P2PE) technologies combine to drastically reduce the scope of annual PCI assessments, saving hoteliers both time and money. These technologies also provide the best available defense against data thieves.

"Too many payment security technologies are focused on perimeter security -- building bigger fences and deeper moats around their data," said Shift4 CEO Dave Oder. "Our solution is different. Instead of defending the data, we remove it from the hotel environment. After all, They can't steal what you don't have.®"

RDP has long been committed to helping its customers maintain control of their environment and reduce their costs, and Shift4's solution does both. With a full suite of pre- and post-settlement auditing tools, Shift4 helps hoteliers qualify for the best possible processing rates and avoid unnecessary fees, fines, and downgrades. DOLLARS ON THE NET also allows hoteliers to centrally audit and batch transactions across every part of their enterprise in one convenient location. From the front desk to retail outlets, restaurants, and even the mobile POS devices out by the pool, Shift4's technologies have resort properties covered.

Those interested in learning more about this exciting partnership can contact [email protected] or [email protected].

About Shift4 Corporation
Shift4 Corporation makes it simple for merchants across all industries to securely process credit, debit, and gift card transactions. With connections to nearly every bank and processor in North America and integrations to hundreds of PMS/POS systems, Shift4's DOLLARS ON THE NET® is the world's largest independent payment gateway. Shift4 provides pre- and post-settlement auditing capabilities, fraud prevention tools, support for emerging technologies like EMV and mobile payments, and security solutions such as TrueTokenization® and P2PE, which drastically simplify PCI compliance -- all for just pennies per transaction. Shift4 is a proud merchant advocate, maintaining complete bank and processor neutrality to ensure that their customers have the freedom to switch banks and processors as needed. For more information, visit www.shift4.com.

About Resort Data Processing, Inc.
Resort Data Processing, Inc. (RDP) is headquartered in Vail, CO. RDP has been providing quality property management software systems for timeshare resorts, private residence clubs, fractional developments, hotels, resorts, vacation home rentals, condo-hotels, RV resorts and campgrounds since 1981. RDP develops, installs and supports property management systems worldwide with over 800 installations. For more information on Resort Data Processing, Inc., please call 970-845-1140 or visit www.resortdata.com.

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