Press Release Summary:
Smart mobile phone sticker (MPS) is suitable for use in ePayment, eTicketing, loyalty, and access control applications. Fulfilling credit card companies' performance and authentication requirements, it is compatible with various RFID chips such as Mifare, as well as with chip technology for payment transactions. Product is available in customized layouts and can feature visual branding for marketing purposes.
Original Press Release:
KSW Presents Its Mobile Phone Sticker Smart. Convenient. Sophisticated
Dresden, Germany - KSW Microtec AG, one of the world's leading suppliers of RFID components and inlays for secure cards and eDocuments, has added a new innovation to its product portfolio, a smart mobile phone sticker (MPS) for ePayment, eTicketing, loyalty and access control applications.
As mobile phones - with the introduction of the smart phone - become even more sophisticated as a device for transacting at any level, KSW's smart MPS supports this trend as a high-end alternative to contactless cards and merges a variety of tasks which any phone owner undertakes on a daily basis.
For card manufacturers and system integrators, the new MPS provides a solution for a new generation of payment devices in parallel to payment cards and other current form factors.
The new mobile phone sticker can be used for financial transactions equivalent to those carried via debit or credit cards and is a highly flexible innovation for quick and secure adherence to any mobile phone's body, fulfilling credit card companies' performance and authentication requirements.
The sticker comes in customized layouts, and is compatible with variety of RFID chips such as the Mifare family, as well as with chip technology for payment transactions including Fastpay. As it can carry visual branding it is also an ideal marketing tool for issuers and can be personalized individually.
The new sticker is manufactured at KSW Microtec's MasterCard® certified production site ensuring high quality standards and security throughout the entire production process.
KSW Microtec AG, with its headquarters in Germany, is one of the world's leading supplier of RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) components for applications such as eTicketing, ePayment, Asset Management, Access Control and High Security. KSW combines successfully high-end wafer processing, extremely efficient assembly technology and far-reaching expertise in design. KSW has earned itself a leading position on the market as one of the most efficient, and simultaneously most flexible, producers of RFID components. The globally active company was founded in 1994 and has clean room production facilities in Germany. KSW is an investment holding of the listed venture capital company Deutsche Effecten- und Wechsel-Beteiligungsgesellschaft AG headquartered in Jena. For more information see: www.ksw-microtec.de
For further information, please contact:
KSW Microtec AG
01099 Dresden - Germany
Tel: +49 351 889 60 28
Fax: +49 351 889 60 11