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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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Deploying smart cards to employees, partners and other key individuals is a proactive enterprise approach to higher assurance.
And from the university's perspective, between manual downloads [for the batch processing] and regular maintenance, there's just a tremendous amount of maintenance on the main system to support enough transaction points around campus, to make smart cards work.
Butterworth will offer further insight into smart card adoption at Smart Cards China 2002, June 5-8 in Beijing.
According to SCIA figures, injection molded cards make up somewhere around 20% of smart cards as a whole.
demonstrated how such attacks could be mounted in practice against smart cards now in use.
For three years, Guatemala has successfully used multifunctional smart cards with credit and debit features, as well as frequent-shopper bonuses.
The lack of standardisation in several sectors is adversely affecting the adoption of smart cards, giving rise to interoperability issues.
The introduction of the MIPS32 4KSc smart card core follows the July 2000 announcement by MIPS Technologies and Gemplus SA (Gemenos, France) (Nasdaq:GEMP) to create an architectural standard for next-generation smart card chips.
com/reports/c48067) has announced the addition of "Global Smart Card Industry - Future Outlook (2007)" to their offering
As part of the agreement, Hitachi America will provide to 1st eTech smart card technology and systems consultation and has agreed to demonstrate the Hitachi smart card technology at the 1steTech booth during the 2000 Comdex Trade Show in Las Vegas.
Which Biometric ID and Smart Card technologies are currently the most technologically advanced?

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