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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
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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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Also, the Tactivo smart card readers can be used with a wide range of applications that enable many different use cases, such as secure browsing and e-mail, document signing.
The basis of this push is the Palo Alto, California- based company's cryptographic camouflage software, which Silvestri says is as secure as smart card based access methods but does away with costly hardware like smart card readers.
Okoye, who spoke to newsmen on the preparedness of the commission for the polls, also said that there would be a full deployment of the smart card readers nationwide.
Barrister Festus Okoye, the Commission National Commissioner for Voter's Education and Publicity in a statement he issued on Monday said 'the use of the Smart Card Readers is not only mandatory but its deliberate non use attracts the sanction of possible prosecution of erring officials in accordance with the INEC Regulations and Guidelines for the conduct of elections.'
ACS's entry is the contactless smart card reader module technology, which refers to the platform for many of its smart card readers, developed based on 13.56MHz NFC (Near Field Communication) technology.
The Z90DE7 includes a PCIe slot, which enables an increased number of peripheral devices, including additional displays, an integrated smart card reader or more legacy print/scanning devices.
Worldwide Computer Products News-17 August 2009-New model of BlackBerry Smart Card Reader unveiled by RIM(C)1995-2009 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
Running on the Windows CE.NET platform, the compact hand-held unit weighs approximately two pounds combining a contact/contactless smart card reader, a 500-dpi fingerprint sensor for instant biometric verification, and a large color digital touchscreen display that can be read in direct sunlight or low light conditions.
The Swedish fingerprint authentication systems supplier Precise Biometrics AB said on Monday (18 October) that it had secured a SEK1.6m order for its combined fingerprint and smart card reader.
government and its use of SCM's products clearly confirms SCM as a leading manufacturer in smart card reader technology.
'We have recorded 100 per cent completion of smart card reader configuration and charging, now ready for deployment to council areas and Registration Area Centres (RAC).