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Talking ticketing with Rambus

Rambus’s Stephen McSpadden (Senior Product Manager, Ticketing) spoke to Contactless Intelligence at their recent conference. While the usual suspects fill our email in-boxes with ever more news of contactless EMV deployments or new record numbers of contactless transactions, it is interesting to see how there are ever more developments not just in technology, but in emerging […]

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Mastercard is becoming the main ticket in more than 80 global cities

As residents and visitors of the world’s major cities look for the best way to get around, Mastercard is making commuting easier, faster and more consistent. In over 80 cities around the globe, Mastercard and its partners are enabling users to pay for their train or bus simply by tapping their card or swiping their […]

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From payment to ticketing: contactless technologies are on the rise in smart cities

Contactless card and touch-and-go mobile technology payments are on the rise: especially consumers and commuters in highly populated urban areas require higher transaction speeds and more convenience. Infineon Technologies AG, the world leader for chip-based payment products, helps card and device manufacturers and transport operators to cope with the security and performance challenges of this […]

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Gemalto eSE to support Samsung Pay move into ticketing and transit

Gemalto’s embedded Secure Element (eSE) – a smart chip with a secure OS and applications – will soon be integrated into the recently launched Samsung Galaxy S8 in selected markets. It has been embedded in other Samsung smartphones including the Galaxy A series globally and the Galaxy C series in China. This solution supports Samsung […]

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Transport and mobile community define framework for mobile ticketing services

Industry association GlobalPlatform has published a technical document which details the service management process to deliver transport ticketing securely on mobile devices. Designed in collaboration with the Smart Ticketing Alliance and the GSMA, the document brings the transport ticketing and mobile communities together to ensure interoperable mobile ticketing is brought to market efficiently and securely […]

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Evolvi Rail Systems, Penrillian embark on UK’s first multimodal ITSO mobile ticketing service

Transport ticketing experts, Evolvi Rail Systems & Penrillian, have collaborated to create the first mobile solution to provide multimodal ITSO ticketing services. The collaboration provides UK rail content to Penrillian’s Voyager product and means Voyager can support integrated travel ticketing across multiple modes of transport. Joanne Thompson, CEO at Penrillian said, “It is quite clear […]

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