Gartner Research

Technology Overview for PCI Compliance With P2PE

Published: 03 April 2015

ID: G00274880

Analyst(s): Jonathan Care


CISOs and security architects can implement P2PE and reduce the scope and cost of their PCI DSS compliance effort. Choice of solution depends on existing payment systems and infrastructure deployed by the card acceptor. The cost of replacing all payment systems or POS terminals can be significant.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Technology Description
  • Standards
  • Uses
    • Mobile Point of Sale (mPOS)
    • Small or Midsize Business (SMB)
    • Remote Retail Locations
    • Large Retailers
  • Benefits and Risks
  • Technology Alternatives
  • Selection Guidelines
  • Technology Providers
    • Validated vs. Nonvalidated Solutions

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