- NFC-enabled e-Ticketing in Public Transport: Clearing the Route to Interoperability
Published January 2017
The NFC Forum's Transport Special Interest Group explains how the growing global use of smartphones and other mobile devices offers an opportunity for the public transport industry to better serve customers and manage increasing demand, by ensuring that the millions of contactless readers and billions of smart cards deployed by public transport operators work seamlessly with the millions of NFC-enabled devices in the marketplace. (14 pages)
- What’s the Difference Between RFID and NFC?
Published December 2016
Radio frequency identification and Near Field Communication are two closely related global wireless communication technologies used for a variety of applications, including access control, asset tracking and contactless payments. Both RFID and NFC technologies provide one-way communication and the ability to communicate without a direct line of sight. Jadak explains the significant differences between the two. (2 pages)