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The 13th Annual Smart Card Alliance Government Conference to Cover Security Advances in Identity Credentials, Mobile ID, Healthcare and More

The leading identity security showcase to be held October 28-29 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C. Princeton Junction, N.J., September 12, 2014 – The 13th Annual Smart Card Alliance Government Conference, the leading identity security showcase, returns to Washington, D.C. this October. More than 70 speakers will address efforts toward strong authentication Read the full article…

ACS a Speaker and Sponsor in NFC Bootcamp 2014

Hong Kong, Sept. 11, 2014–Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Advanced Card Systems Holdings Ltd., SEHK: 8210), Asia Pacific’s top supplier and one of the world’s top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers (Source: Frost & Sullivan), will be a speaker and sponsor in NFC Bootcamp 2014, which will be Read the full article…

TSYS and iMobile3 Partner to Provide Apple Pay Integration

TSYS will bring Apple Pay to merchants through iMobile3′s PassMarket platform Columbus, Ga., Sept. 11, 2014–TSYS® (NYSE: TSS) announced today its partnership with iMobile3 to facilitate merchants processing transactions from the recently unveiled Apple Pay with the cloud-based PassMarket Platform. PassMarket currently provides merchants with the essential features to conduct mobile commerce with consumers that Read the full article…

TSYS Supports Apple Pay

Tokenization, App Developer, Issuer and Merchant Facilitation for Apple Pay Columbus, Ga., Sept. 9, 2014–TSYS® (NYSE: TSS) announced today its role to support secure transactions and facilitate enablement for issuers, merchants and app developers in processing transactions from Apple Pay. TSYS will offer a path for merchant acceptance and certification of third-party devices as well Read the full article…

oti America Receives $800K Order for NFC Readers From New Channel Partner for the Self-Service Market

Rosh Pina, Israel, Aug. 26, 2014– On Track Innovations Ltd. (oti) (NASDAQ: OTIV), a global provider of near field communication (NFC) and cashless payment solutions, has received an order to supply its Saturn 6500 NFC readers to a U.S.-based channel partner serving the North American self-service market. The order calls for the channel partner to Read the full article…

ACS Among Forbes Asia’s Best Under a Billion 2014

Hong Kong, Aug. 20, 2014–Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Advanced Card Systems Holdings Ltd., SEHK: 8210), Asia Pacific’s top supplier and one of the world’s top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers (Source: Frost & Sullivan), has been chosen as one of Forbes Asia’s Best Under a Billion companies Read the full article…

New Smart Card Alliance White Paper Examines NFC and Host Card Emulation (HCE) Opportunities, Security Considerations

Princeton Junction, N.J., August 14, 2014 – Host card emulation (HCE) is one of the most talked about mobile innovations today, providing solutions providers with a new architecture to implement convenient mobile NFC-based solutions. But how does the new architecture impact application security? The Smart Card Alliance takes a deep dive into HCE and NFC opportunities and security Read the full article…

Security Industry Veteran Joins the Smart Card Alliance as Director of Training Programs

Princeton Junction, N.J., August 13, 2014 – The Smart Card Alliance announced today that security industry veteran Lars Suneborn has joined the organization as the director of training programs to lead and expand education, training and certification initiatives on smart card technology. “We are excited to welcome Lars Suneborn to the Smart Card Alliance in Read the full article…

ACS Launches ACR39T-A1 and ACR39T-A3

Hong Kong, Aug. 13, 2014 – Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Advanced Card Systems Holdings Ltd., SEHK: 8210), Asia Pacific’s top supplier and one of the world’s top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers (Source: Frost & Sullivan), today launched two new readers for SIM-sized smart cards: ACR39T-A1, a Read the full article…

TSYS Enables Secure Commerce with Tokenization

Columbus, Ga., Aug. 12, 2014 — TSYS® (NYSE: TSS) announced today its Enterprise Tokenization solution to secure payment card information for purchases made online, through mobile devices and “digital wallet” applications. The solution is a key component of the company’s Connected Mobility agenda which includes API interfaces and consumer-facing applications to support payments, communications and Read the full article…