Description

The definitive guide to the smart card industry.

• Will help you to keep track of the major issues affecting the market.
• Will enable you to identify new business opportunities.
• Includes profiles of key players, assesses market trends and drivers, comprehensive technology review.

Completely revised and updated, the 8th edition of The Smart Card Report examines the smart card market and major end-use sectors, identifying their needs for smart cards, assessing growth prospects and highlighting market opportunities.

The study looks at the structure of the industry, profiles key players, assesses market trends and drivers, discusses industry issues and investigates usage by geographical region and application area. A comprehensive technology review is also included.

We have drawn on the expertise from our existing portfolio, Card Technology Today newsletter and ID Smart: Cards for Governement & Healthcare conference to bring you vital information, analysis and forecasts that cannot be found anywhere else.

For a PDF version of the report please call Sarah Proom on +44 (0) 1865 843181 for price details.

Readership

Manufacturers of cards, chips and terminals, government and public bodies, investment analysts, industry watchers as well as strategists and executives in major end use industries such as banking, healthcare and mobile phones.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Introduction
1.1 Summary of Contents
1.2 Methodology

Chapter 2 - Market Trends and Output 2003-2006
2.1 Market Shipments
2.2 Geographical Markets
2.2.1 Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA)
2.2.1.1 Western Europe
2.2.1.2 Central Europe, Middle East and Africa (CEMEA)
2.2.2 The Americas
2.2.2.1 North America
2.2.2.2 Latin America
2.2.3 Asia Pacific
2.3 Market Segments
2.3.1 Financial Services, Retail and Loyalty
2.3.1.1 Europay MasterCard Visa (EMV)
2.3.1.2 U-commerce
2.3.1.3 E-purse
2.3.1.4 E-commerce
2.3.1.5 Loyalty
2.3.2 Telecoms
2.3.2.1 Public Telephones
2.3.3 Pay TV
2.3.4 Transport
2.3.5 Government/Heathcare
2.3.5.1 Welfare
2.3.5.2 Healthcare
2.3.6 Other Markets
2.4 Technology Trends
2.4.1 Security Technology (IT) Security
2.4.2 Smart Card Terminals
2.5 Industry Structure
2.5.1 Semiconductor Manufacturers
2.5.2 Smart Card Manufacturers
2.5.3 Terminal Manufacturers
2.6 Future Directions

Chapter 3 - Standards, Specifications and Industry Groups
3.1 International Organization for Standarization (ISO)
3.2 Comite Europeen de Normalisation (CEN)
3.3 Industry Groups and Specifications
3.3.1 Multi-application Technology
3.3.1.1 GlobalPlatform
3.3.1.2 Small Terminal Interoperability Platform (STIP)
3.3.1.3 MULTOS
3.3.1.4 Java Card Forum<

Details

No. of pages:
324
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2003
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
Print ISBN:
9781856174176
Electronic ISBN:
9780080519005