Company | Founders and Associates | Vision, Mission and Values | Name Origin

2004

Argotechno’s foundation

Founded in 2004 by Eduardo Márcio de Barros and Alex Gama dos Santos, two experienced electronic and software engineers, after spliting from Flexsys, a company with a 12-year market history then.

Caixa Econômica Federal – Lotéricas

Development of financial applications to all Lotéricas do Brasil terminals, granting more agile financial services for the people.

Sagem

Development of POS application for Sagem, allowing its entrance in Brazilian market.

2005

Redecard and Visanet (now, Cielo)

Development and certification of Sagem POS applications.

Microsoft CertifiedPartner

Certification of Host Simulator, an Argotechno international product, on Microsoft technology.

2006

Unified Terminal Application architecture for Redecard terminals

Development of a unified application for all Redecard’s park of terminals.

2007

BNB Interconnection – Banco do Brasil

Development of AGT Transaction Broker for Banco do Brasil interconnection program.

2008

NCRInternacional (APTRAxpress NCR Gold Development Partner)

Development team that offer support and analysis services, development of solutions for components compliant to CENXFS regulation, granting to all NCR professionals wide expertise in the financial area.

2009

BNB Interconnection – TecBan

Implementation of BNB and TecBan interconnection using IBM.

CEF EMV migration

Consulting project for EMV migration of all Caixa Econômica Federal (greatest Maestro issuer in the world) terminals and cards, working together with MasterCard Advisors.

2010

MasterCard® TechnicalAccreditation

Consulting services to issuers and acquirers throughout all EMV migration project phases.

2011

MasterCard® Formal ApprovalAccreditation

Laboratory is accredited by MasterCard for Formal Approval of cards and terminals.

Visa® TecnologyPartner

Extend supporting and consulting services to VISA scheme clients.

2012

Founding of Argotechno NA

Establishment of the American office to support North and Central American and Caribbean markets.