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smartcard

A credit card-like card issued by a Registration Authority which, together with a PIN, is the only way an IT-system user can log onto the NHS Care Record Service system.

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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| To order your free Smartcard go to the Transport For Wales website.
Generous donations such as this will help us to do what we do best here at the hospice." To promote Smartcards, TFW Rail Services will be running on-station activity in Wrexham and Shrewsbury over the next few weeks.
In recent years, the application of smartcard data mining in the planning and management of public transit systems has received much research attention.
Smartcards and other physical security devices like key fobs and USB sticks have gained popularity over the past decade at U.S.
The point we actually made in our written submission was that the high cost of delivering smartcards and the level of financial return likely to be generated often results in a poor commercial case for operators to invest in such technology.
"This would address one of the major barriers to rolling out a fully integrated multi-modal smartcard within the West Midlands."
The government has distributed 2.5m smartcards to be used in accessing petroleum products; the total target to be distributed to customers is 4.5m, according to president of Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) Tarek El-Molla.
The smartCARD accessory, which looks somewhat like a smartphone credit card reader, clamps over the phone's camera.
The new electronic Coventry'n'Bus pass is the city's first smartcard ticket and is the first of a raft of ticketing options to be made available by transport authority Centro on its new Swift smartcard.
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) reported it has partnered with Thursby Software to enable government agencies to use smartcard authentication on Apple iOS devices.
The new smart cards called 'Smartcard 24 Hours Limited' and 'Smartcard 24 Hours Unlimited' are available at QR10 and QR20 respectively and are valid for 24 hours.
MERSEYSIDE'S newly launched transport smartcard will be known as the Walrus.