SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (January 24, 2011) – Frontdesk Anywhere, a leading web-based hotel property management software company, today announced the introduction of an online payment interface to Authorize.net that provides their joint customers with simplified credit card processing and collection. This new integration allows properties to charge their customers credit cards with a single click of a button from within the guest’s reservation and have the funds automatically transfer to the property’s bank account.
Frontdesk Anywhere customers in the United States will now be able to process payments from within their Frontdesk Anywhere account using the Authorize.net Internet Payment Gateway.
According to their website 86% of online purchases were made using credit cards and in 2009, $1 in $4 of U.S. E-commerce transactions were processed using Authorize.net and CyberSource platforms. Authorize.net is a CyberSource/Visa company, helping over 350,000 merchants fulfill their credit card processing needs.
“Frontdesk Anywhere is focused on providing easy-to-use web-based hotel property management software solutions,” stated Frontdesk Anywhere co-founder, Thomas Lyle. “Integrating the Authorize.net Internet Gateway into our hotel software allows our customers to process credit card payments right within Frontdesk Anywhere. Payments are processed and posted with a single click and without the double entry hassles that come with maintaining a separate payment processor.”
Authorize.net, a CyberSource company was established in 1996, serving over 350,000 merchant customers. Along with processing services Authorize.net offers a large selection of other products to facilitate fraud protection, check processing solutions and a variety of certified solutions for kiosks, mobile and online.
To learn more about Authorize.net products and services visit www.authorize.net.
ABOUT FRONTDESK ANYWHERE
Frontdesk Anywhere is a leading provider of innovative hotel management software for independent properties with over 1,000 people using the service every day. To date, over 60,000 hotel guests have had their stay managed with Frontdesk Anywhere – from the initial online booking process through arrival, onsite operations and checkout. The company is focused on converging processes traditionally performed by separate systems into a single all-in-one productivity application. All modules are seamlessly integrated within the application and accessible from any computer and most mobile devices. The company is a privately held corporation based in San Francisco, California.
For further information please visit FrontdeskAnywhere.com