Tag Archives: ticketing

ITSO Certification for PDMS gives green light to pilot projects in the Scottish Highlands and Islands

PDMS is pleased to announce that it has received certification from ITSO for its mobile ticketing device which is a key component of its mobile smart ticketing software solution. Official ITSO certification now gives the green light to a number of pilot smart card projects with customers including Orkney Ferries and the Shetland Islands Council. […]

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HCE and CIPURSE: the answer to super-charging your mobile ticketing solutions

by Laurent Cremer, Executive Director of the OSPT Alliance.  Mobile ticketing is becoming increasingly important in the transport ticketing sector. For travellers, mobile ticketing offers speed, convenience and real-time travel updates. For public transport operators (PTOs), it creates a live, direct connection to customers and enables business independence. Industry interest has steadily grown surrounding Host Card […]

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Visa launches Visa Global Transit Solutions

Visa has launched the Visa Global Transit Solutions, a new program designed to accelerate the use of debit, credit and pre-paid accounts at the fare gate or on a bus reader, speeding up and creating a more convenient experience for mass transit commuters worldwide. “Visa is the best way to pay and be paid everywhere and […]

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Contactless payments on London transport network now at over 1 Billion

Transport for London has announced that more than one billion contactless payments have now been made on London’s transport network with ‘tap and go’ payments. The figures, published by TfL, show that, on average, two million journeys are now made using contactless every day. In total, 40 per cent of all pay as you go […]

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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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