Absolutely! Facial recognition and document scanning are the most reliable and secure way to verify the age of a customer.
CAV devices are compatible with a wide variety of smart vending machines via an API connection, and also with traditional vending machines via MDB (levels 2 & 3).
The age verification solution we offer is used at automated points of sale, like vending machines, self-checkouts, or other automated retail solutions to verify a consumer's age. If you are looking to purchase a custom vending system, please visit www.optimalstation.com for more information.
API-equipped CAV devices are connected to the vending machine via wireless communication. CAV devices equipped with MDB compatibility, utilize a physical connection to the MDB boards on both the vending machine system and the credit card reader.
Currently, we are verified as having full compatibility with Nayax, CPI, and Eport payment systems.
Unfortunately, at this time we do not yet process cash transactions through our payment system. It is something that we hope to be able to offer our clients as soon as possible.
Yes, it is required for the device to have internet access so that the system can sync with CAV cloud servers.
Yes, of course. Utilizing a cloud infrastructure for our distributed system reduces operating costs and allows us to process large amounts of data more quickly. This task cannot be handled by a micro-PC alone.
Yes, absolutely. Your device age requirements can be easily and remotely customized with CAV's intuitive cloud platform.
We currently support only passports and other valid forms of identification from the U.S., but we plan to incorporate the EU soon. If you would like more information about this important topic, please do not hesitate to contact us.
We have both external and internal integration solutions available. The external verification device is a box-type component made from lightweight composite materials, which is attached to the outside of an existing machine. If you would like to discuss internal integration options, please contact us.
Each new account¹ receives an initial 2 hours of help desk support by phone², as well as unlimited email correspondence and 24/7 access to our self-service knowledge base, Optimal KB².¹ New account setup fee of US $300 applies to all new accounts² 2 hours of phone support is per account and is not offered on a per machine basis