Supports MasterCard N>XT, the cutting-edge payment network developer challenge in Canada

BANGALORE, India and PRINCETON, New Jersey, December 3, 2014 — Happiest Minds Technologies, a next generation IT services and solutions company, today announced its successful association with MasterCard N>XT, the second payment network developer challenge, recently concluded in Canada. Happiest Minds built the Android and iOS based mobile applications to integrate MasterCard’s ‘Simplify Commerce’ platform with the world’s leading cardiac rhythm based authentication platform enabling participants develop futuristic payment applications and mobile solutions.

Commenting on the collaboration, Nick Dinh, VP Mobile Payments from MasterCard Canada said, “MasterCard N>XT is a chance for the brightest developer minds in Toronto to come together and create applications that support the future of commerce. Finding the right partners to offer our developers a seamless experience is important to the event’s success, and Happiest Minds provided unmatched expertise in the integration of our Simplify Commerce API into the developer platforms.”

Sharing his thoughts Joseph Anantharaju, CEO, Product Engineering Services at Happiest Minds said, “MasterCard is at the forefront of payments innovation and to be able to contribute to the MasterCard N>XT challenge was exciting for us. The intersection of SMAC+ and wearable technologies will present unprecedented opportunities to make electronic payments more seamless, convenient and secure and the developer event was an intriguing microcosm of what the future holds for electronic payments.”

With its deep platform capabilities and leadership in SMAC+ technologies, Happiest Minds is in a unique position to contribute towards the development of cutting edge payment solutions for global consumption with a special focus on the emerging markets.

About Happiest Minds Technologies

Happiest Minds has a sharp focus on enabling Digital Transformation for customers by delivering a Smart, Secure and Connectedexperience through disruptive technologies: mobility, big data analytics, security, cloud computing, social computing, M2M/IoT, unified communications, etc. Enterprises are embracing these technologies to implement Omni-channel strategies, manage structured & unstructured data and make real time decisions based on actionable insights, while ensuring security for data and infrastructure. Happiest Minds also offers high degree of skills, IPs and domain expertise across a set of focused areas that include IT Services, Product Engineering Services, Infrastructure Management, Security, Testing and Consulting.

Headquartered in Bangalore, India, Happiest Minds has operations in the US, UK, Singapore and Australia. It secured a $52.5 million Series-A funding led by Canaan Partners, Intel Capital and Ashok Soota.

For additional information, please contact
Ashwini Nande
Gutenberg Communications [For Happiest Minds]
ashwini@gutenbergpr.com
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