Advanced Solutions International, Alexandria VA, a provider of web-based software for member and donor-based nonprofits, announced that its product, iMIS 15, has been validated as compliant with the Payment Application Data Security Standard (PA-DSS) by the PCI Security Standards Council. iMIS 15 helps nonprofit customers store their encrypted credit card numbers for future transactions. Details: www.advsol.com.
Association Forum of Chicagoland raised the level of technology offerings at this year's Holiday Showcase, Dec. 14 at the Grand Hyatt in Chicago. Among the tech tools participants can now use to organize their Showcase experience are speed networking, online appointment scheduling, interactive show floor maps and downloadable mobile applications. While this technology is not entirely new, most of the tools will make their debut at this Showcase primarily because cellular service will be offered for the first time on the show floor as well as throughout the Hyatt. Details: www.AssociationForum.org.
Association management company Virtual Inc., Wakefield MA, was named to the Lead411 Technology 500 List, a compilation of the fastest-growing, technology-oriented private companies in the US. Organizations on the list were ranked according to the highest percentage revenue growth covering the period 2007 to 2009. To qualify, companies needed to have a minimum of $1 million in revenue for 2009 and be US-based, privately held entities. Details: www.virtualmgmt.com.