About Smart Cards : Introduction
- Smart Card Alliance Reports
The Smart Card Alliance publishes reports and white papers to provide an industry resource for information on smart card markets and technology. Reports are available covering business and technology topics in all market segments: enterprise and government ID, financial/retail, healthcare and transportation. Click here for the listing of available Smart Card Alliance reports
- Smart Card Technology Primer
This primer provides an overview of smart card technology and examples of the applications that smart card technology is used for.
To support global interoperability requirements, smart card technology uses proven global standards, and applications using smart card technology are based on both global standards and industry-specific specifications. Click here for more information on standards used with smart cards.
- Market Information
A number of organizations track and publish statistics on smart card issuance. Click here for more information on global shipments.