I had a customer request that CIM be integrated into their website. It looks like CIM can be used with AIM, or am I mistaken here?
Customer wants the credit card authorized on the website, then it will later be captured via their accounting system. From what I can tell, the following will have to be done:
On the website, call the following functions:
Then in the accounting system, call the following function:
Am I on the right path here?
Its actually must simpler using the Authorize.Net API which includes the functions of AIM and CIM.
You can start with createTransactionRequest and set the flag to create a profile. If the transaction is successful, you'll get the customer profile information back in the response.