Tag Archives: Moscow

CIPURSE electronic ticket solutions simplify daily commute in Russian cities

Scalable CIPURSE™ based electronic fare collection systems are now being implemented in Russia by Infineon Technologies AG and Udobny Marshrut, LLC (UM). UM has started roll-out in Izhevsk and Angarsk; seven other metropolitan regions are planned to follow by end of 2016. In the end, a total of two million people are expected to benefit […]

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MegaFon, VimpelCom and Gemalto launch mobile NFC ticketing in Moscow

Gemalto is supplying MegaFon and VimpelCom, the leading Russian mobile network operators with a combined base of 180 millions (1) of subscribers, with UpTeq Multi-Tenant NFC SIMs​. These cards enable subscribers to enjoy the benefits of Moscow’s new mobile ticketing program and can be used with NFC smartphones. With the ‘Troika’ transport card app downloaded […]

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From Russia with MIFARE Plus

The Moscow Department of Transport has selected NXP’s MIFARE Plus® for the new “TROIKA” smart card project.  The new multi-modal card aims to improve the quality of passenger service and make public transport more attractive to use. The Moscow transport network serves an urban area with a population of over 20 million people, and enables over […]

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