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Mirai has integrated all these payment processors that comply with PSD2

En español, en françaisem português.

integracion-procesadores-pago-mirai

By now you probably already know what the new PSD2 regulation entails. If you still have questions or want to clarify certain concepts and consequences, last year we published this guide to help you understand its implications. There you will find answers to many questions hotel owners are currently asking.

In practical terms, PSD2 means you need to hire a payment processor to run the daily charging of your direct sales. That means it is going to have to be integrated into your booking engine. Deciding on which payment processor to choose is no easy task as there are many variables to consider. We have put together a guide to make it easier for you to make the best decision for your hotel.

At Mirai we have been preparing for this moment for a long time: our goal is to provide you with this necessary integration not only with one payment processor but with several so that you can choose the one that most suits your needs. Different companies offer different prices and services, some of which hold great promise, such as alternative payment methods for your clients. This way you will be able to charge for your direct sales via PayPal, Apple Pay, Sofort, etc.

We are now adding four high-level integrations and will develop their content and details over the coming weeks:

CHECKOUT

checkout

www.checkout.com

Checkout.com empowers businesses to adapt, innovate, and thrive with the connected payments they deserve. The company’s technology makes payments seamless. Flexible solutions, granular data, and instant insights help global enterprises launch new products in new markets and create outstanding customer experiences. They provide the fastest, most reliable payments in more than 150 currencies, with in-country acquiring, world-class fraud filters and reporting, through one API. And they can accept all major international credit and debit cards, as well as popular alternative and local payment methods. Checkout.com launched in 2012 and now has a team of 950 people across 14 offices worldwide, offering local expertise where it’s needed. 

 

SIPAY

sipay

www.sipay.es/en

The gateway for invisible payments. Guarantees your clients the best payment experience in all sales channels: on-site, online, mobile, telemarketing… Solutions for any business anywhere in the world.

 

PAYCOMET

paycomet

www.paycomet.com

PAYCOMET is an advanced payment platform that helps businesses to sell and charge for their products and services all over the world. It provides payment solutions for online sales, telemarketing, on-site sales or omnichannel sales. Its clients range from digital economy start-ups and small businesses to large companies, retail chains and hotel groups. In 2018, PAYCOMET was acquired by Banco Sabadell and is now also providing payment gateway services to the clients of this banking institution.

 

PAYNOPAIN

paynopain

www.paynopain.com

PaynoPain is a successful Spanish fintech company launched in 2011 that provides payment coverage on a global level. The company provides its clients with innovative payment solutions like Paylands, a payment gateway designed specifically for the hotel sector, or its PROXY PCI service. Its guidance and service have helped hundreds of Spanish companies to comply with the PSD2 and PCI regulations and to automate their charging of fees in the safest way possible.

 

Throughout the first quarter of 2021 we will also add the possibility of charging in cryptocurrency thanks to:

CRIPTAN

criptan

www.criptan.es/en

Criptan is a Spanish platform that seeks to bring the world of cryptomonies closer to people’s daily lives in the easiest, fastest and safest way. In its eagerness to achieve this aim, it has launched a platform through which its users can buy, sell, save, receive and send cryptomonies. In order to turn the crypto world into something tangible, usable and that provides real value, it has launched its CryptCard and CryptPay services. CriptanCard is a VISA card that allows you to pay in any establishment in the world, both physical and online, directly with cryptomoney or to withdraw money from an ATM. And CriptanPay, a payment gateway so that any company can accept payments in cryptomonies, from anywhere in the world, but receive euros in its bank account. Criptan follows the philosophy of #cryptoparatodos, allowing access in a very simple way to all those people who do not have technical knowledge.

 

All these platforms are joining the ones we have offered so far with every guarantee:

ADDON PAYMENTS

addonpayments

www.addonpayments.com

Comercia Global Payments provides payment solutions for online and offline businesses alike, and it is the leading company in its field in the Spanish market. It was created 10 years ago, and it is a joint venture of Global Payments and CaixaBank. For the online world, its main solution is the payment platform Addon Payments, which lets you connect with hotel tech solution partners like Mirai to create a solution that reduces security and operational risks and therefore improves your transactions’ traceability.

More details about our integration with Addon Payments here

 

REDSYS

redsys

www.redsys.es

 

REDUNIQ

reduniq

www.reduniq.pt

 

PAYBOX BY VERIFONE

verifone

www.paybox.com

 

 We have also integrated the following platforms that are specific to Mexico and the Dominican Republic:

BANCOMER (BBVA MEXICO)

multipagos-bbva

www.bbva.mx

 

CARDNET (DOMINICAN REPUBLIC)

cardnet

www.cardnet.com.do

 

I want a payment processor. What do I have to do?

Contact the options you are most interested in and they will provide information on their services and conditions. You can also contact your Mirai account manager, who will help address the issue and provide you with the contacts you need. Just take into account that we are not payment specialists and that cannot answer specific questions or give you a price.

Keep us in the loop when you make a decision so that we can properly install the payment processor in your booking engine. For our part, we are ready!

Mirai completes two-way integration with the TravelClick channel manager or CRS

En español, en français, em português.

We have announced the launch of a two-way integration between the Mirai booking engine and the channel manager or CRS of TravelClick, a subsidiary of Amadeus, one of the global market leaders in the industry. The integration further extends the already numerous list of channel management systems integrated with our booking engine.

two-way integration between the Mirai booking engine and the channel manager or CRS of TravelClick

After several months work together with the TravelClick team on testing and certification, in June all the work was finally completed and Mirai officially became a TravelClick certified partner with a two-way integration with its powerful CRS.

The integration will allow customers of both companies to:

  • Update inventory, rates and rate restrictions in the TravelClick channel management system. More specifically, the restrictions supported by the TravelClick integration are:

-Close out

-Closed to arrival or CTA

-Closed to departure or CTD

-Closed to book

-Minimum stay

-Maximum stay

-Lead time restriction

  • Download bookings (with all the booking details, meal plans, comments, extras, etc.) to the numerous PMS integrated with the TravelClick CRS.

mirai travelclick integration

In truth, Mirai has already been integrated with TravelClick for more than 8 years due to the integration we did with EZYield, a channel manager that TravelClick acquired in 2011. What we have been working on recently is updating all the functionality and making it all available to our customers.

Towards full integration: PMS-Channel manager-Booking Engine

Many hotels use their channel manager to update rates and availability rather than their PMS (supposedly the natural place to do it). This is mainly due to the fact that the PMS is usually the least flexible (and oldest) system the hotel uses, making it unsuitable as a candidate for the powerful and flexible central command system that every hotel needs to optimise its distribution. Hoteliers therefore increasingly tend to operate in the channel manager and then download bookings to the PMS for check-in and billing.

Integration PMS–Channel manager-booking engine

PMS have begun to appear that solve this problem and many hotels are moving decision making back to the PMS from the channel manager. To do so they need to be sure that communications between the PMS and channel manager are 100% in order and error free, as well as having a powerful and flexible tool. TravelClick has excellent two-way integrations with many PMS and meets all the baseline requirements between the PMS and the different channels, including direct channels. The two-way integration between TravelClick and Mirai guarantees the correct implementation and operation of an online distribution and direct sales strategy managed entirely from the PMS.

Integration from PMS–Channel manager-booking engine

I already work with TravelClick and Mirai. Do I have to do anything?

Our account management team is currently contacting all of our customers who use TravelClick as a channel manager as a few changes do need to be made. More specifically, hotels have to create a new rate list and remap everything in the channel manager. This is a one-off job after which you can enjoy all the benefits of the integration. Contact your account manager so they can help you out with all the steps you have to take to make sure everything is done in the easiest way.

I would like to know more about the TravelClick channel manager

Contact your account manager to get help and advice in making your decision and details about how to contact them.