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ALSO CALLED: ID Cards, Smartcards, Smart Media Cards
DEFINITION: A smart card is a plastic card about the size of a credit card, with an embedded microchip that can be loaded with data, used for telephone calling, electronic cash payments, and other applications, and then periodically refreshed for additional use. Currently or soon, you may be able to use a smart card to:Dial a connection on a mobile telephone and be charged on a per-call basisEstablish your identity  … 
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One Campus Card Solution That Solves Identity Issues
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WEBCAST: This webinar takes a peek into the European education market, and presents a new kind of security identity solution that is paving the way of the future.
Posted: 07 Aug 2014 | Premiered: Aug 7, 2014

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Mobile Authentication Receives a Modern Twist
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WEBCAST: This webcast introduces a complete access control solution designed for mobile devices, banishing the need for multiple passwords or security tokens.
Posted: 06 Aug 2014 | Premiered: Aug 6, 2014

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The Convergence of Physical and Logical Access
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WEBCAST: This webcast explores the convergence of physical and logical access with a single access card, as well as managing and reporting through a single portal.
Posted: 06 Aug 2014 | Premiered: Aug 6, 2014

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SMART CARDS DEFINITION (continued): …  when logging on to an Internet access provider or to an online bank Pay for parking at parking meters or to get on subways, trains, or busesGive hospitals or doctors personal data without filling out a formMake small purchases at electronic stores on the Web (a kind of cybercash)Buy gasoline at a gasoline stationOver a billion smart cards are already in use. Currently, Europe is the region where they are most used. Ovum, a research firm, predicts that 2.7 billion smart cards will be shipped annually by 2003. Another study forecasts a $26.5 billion market for recharging smart cards by 2005. … 
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