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An updatable credit card-sized card with embedded integrated circuits that can receive input processed—via ICC applications—and deliver it as output

smart card

, smartcard (smart kard)
A plastic card, resembling a credit or debit card, that can provide identification, authentication, data storage, and other applications, such as a health insurance card on which the critical details of a person's health history are encoded.
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Today, proximity and contactless smart cards are used in many applications in addition to their traditional use as door access cards.
The report Global Contactless Smart Card Market 2015-2019 has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts.
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Together with Datacard, we will be able to provide state of the art and cost effective contactless smart card and smart label package solutions, as well as an outstanding service network, to our joint customers.
The US Perspective III-3 Smart Card Industry Evolution III-3 Smart Cards & the US - A Lackluster Affair III-3 Contactless Smart Cards - Current Scenario III-4 Contactless Leads the Charge in the US III-4 Trends and Issues III-4 US Market Moves Towards Contactless Technology III-4 Contactless Smart Cards Making Headway into Payments Market III-5 US Lags Behind in Adopting EMV Specifications III-5 HSPD-12 Directive Fosters Smart Card-Based Security Sector III-5 ICAO Compliance Boosts e-Passports Program III-5 US Airport Authorities Use Smart Cards Based on Biometric Technology III-6
com/), World Contactless Smart Cards Market, reveals that the market earned revenues of $408.
We are seeing high demand for payment cards that incorporate contactless smart card technology," said Ron Zanotti, vice president of sales and marketing for DCS.
With contactless smart card technology already well established in access cards and transit fare payment cards and now being introduced in next- generation electronic passports and general payment cards, we thought it was important to help people understand the different technologies being used," said Randy Vanderhoof, executive director of the Smart Card Alliance.
When security and privacy concerns were raised about the use of contactless smart card technology in e-passports, travel documents, and contactless payments, it showed that the market still lacked a clear understanding of what smart card technology is able to do in terms of security and processing.
New application possibilities, fast throughput and convenience of use are sparking interest in contactless smart card technology for access control and ID cards," said Bob Donelson, senior property management specialist in the Department of Interior, Bureau of Land Management.
56 MHz contactless smart card technologies used for secure, convenient physical access control.
a world leader in dual interface contactless smart cards, today announced a new universal contactless smart card reader that provides support for a broad range of technologies.