Benow is a disruptive Payments & EMI Technology platform that promotes and nurtures a “deviceless” payment acceptance facility at retail outlets. The platform challenged a 3 decade old retail payment eco-system and transformed it into a digital eco-system there by making it more efficient and responsive to the needs of retail outlets
To build a complete Digital Payments Platform that is easy to use, future proof, and supporting both offline and online businesses across India. Platform, which supports wide array of payment modes, plug and play array of customized products for various business segments of all sizes and also provide SDK/API integration with partners.
Benow wanted to focus on how merchants, customers interact with the product and services by offering exceptional & robust digital payment platform.
Oneture has been Co-Product Development partner in Benow’s journey almost from the start (18 months) and following is the laundry list of applications /features that we have partnered in implementing for Benow.
Being a digital payment transaction platform, Benow needed a solution that operates at very large scale and provide high throughput, massive storage scalability, and high availability.
The infrastructure had to be reliable & salable to support operations, and it needed elasticity to support demand peaks of more than thousands of transactions per minute across merchants and millions of end users.
|Front End||Angular 4, Materialize CSS, HTML5, CSS 3, Angular-CLI, Gulp|
|Middle-tier||NodeJS 8.0.0, Socket.io, Winston, Phantomjs, Jimp, Serialport, Multer, Java SDK 8, WildFly 10, Liquibase, Hibernate|
|Database||MySQL on Amazon RDS, Amazon S3|
|Payment Integrations||PayU SDK, Airpay SDK|
|Others||Visual Studio Code, Eclipse, Npm, Maven, Bitbucket, Github, Postman|
We have been through the journey of co-creating a basic prototype to scaling the platform and then sustaining it
Our agility, flexible engagement model, product and technology expertise multiple technology stacks has helped Benow to accelerate its growth into new markets and vertical like NGO, Home businesses and Retail
Benow has a merchant base of more than 75,000 across India helping local neighborhood merchants grow their business and stay competitive
Development and engineering excellence, developed and scaled various proof of concepts (POC) with very little guidance, then simply expand the size of the POC to go into production. It saved Benow team a huge amount of time and money
Along the journey of implementing Benow’s digital payment platform on AWS, team learned following lessons.