RFID solutions company Intellitix and cashless payment specialists Metapay will form a strategic alliance that will increase the provision of cashless services at festivals from this summer. Both companies are market leaders in the RFID space for live events. Last year alone, Hungarian-based Metapay flawlessly serviced 4 million transactions at festivals including Sziget and Heineken […]
News In Brief 2015
22.06.2015. FIME Korea Receives Visa Mobile Contactless Level 1 Accreditation.
Having supported the Korean market with EMVCo Level 1 compliance services for a number of years, FIME’s Korean secure chip test laboratory is now approved to test compliance of mobile handsets, chipsets and near field communication (NFC) antennae to Visa’s Level 1 specifications.
This accreditation is FIME’s latest step in its roadmap to support manufacturers in the region. The testing provider offers testing services for both EMVCo and Visa, making it a primary partner for organisations seeking contactless mobile payment certification for NFC-based products.
17.06.2015. UL chooses Comprion’s NFC Forum test solution.
The American safety consulting and certification company Underwriters Laboratories (UL) have equiped their lab with Comprion’s UT³ Platform conformance test solution. Mike Kuo, General Manager, North America explains, "We selected Comprion as our test platform for its advanced automation and precise programming capabilities.”
UL is the first laboratory in the United States offering the complete NFC Forum type approval including the latest 2015 requirements. Ralph Kamp, Product Manager NFC at Comprion said, “We are pleased to supply UL with an NFC test solution, thus supporting their important work to make NFC ready and reliable for the market.”