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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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R] HID and the HID logo, iCLASS, FARGO, UltraCard Eco, Genuine HID, Genuine HID technology, and iCLASS SE are trademarks or registered trademarks of HID Global in the U.
The new strategic alliance between G&D and UltraCard will provide the solution for the growing demand for card storage capacity and functionality.
The alliance with Komag is one of the most important links in the development of the unique UltraCard technology," said Dan Kehoe, CEO of UltraCard.
As a result of the transaction Upgrade's equity interest in UltraCard has been reduced to approximately 25%.
Daniel Bland comments, "I am very excited that we were able to conclude this agreement between UltraCard and CardTech.
I am very proud of the UltraCard team that developed the UltraCard(TM) and prepared the presentation and demonstration.
The alliance between UltraCard and Infineon offers both companies great advantages and opportunities in new and developing markets such as China," says Dan Kehoe, UltraCard president and CEO.
Because of its very high storage capacity, the UltraCard can hold any form of personal identification, including FBI level fingerprints, high-resolution iris scans, photographs, and digital signatures.
Arthur Zheng, Managing Director of UltraCard China, states, "UltraCard technology could replace and dramatically improve the time-consuming and antiquated paper/pencil entry process which is currently used.
Cashware's Executive VP of Marketing and Sales, Eric Blot-Lefevre, offers this perspective: "The UltraCard Platform brings a new capability to the smart card industry.
UltraCard executives will meet with government officials in Washington, D.
The Company is managing tight cash flows while still providing funding for an aggressive research and development program at UltraCard along with developing acquisitions in the software development area of business.