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OSPT gathers momentum in Latin America as CEITEC joins as Full Member

 OSPT Alliance, the global community enabling the future of mobility services, today announced it has welcomed Brazilian semiconductor company, CEITEC, as a Full Member. With deployments of OSPT Alliance’s CIPURSE™ Specification rising across Latin America, CEITEC will offer invaluable on-the-ground support as the first chip-manufacturer in the region to join the organization.   Government-owned, CEITEC […]

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Travelers to consumers: Reflecting on this year’s Transport Ticketing Global

By Philippe Martineau, OSPT Alliance President of the Board.  With the world’s largest public transport gathering, Transport Ticketing Global, over for another year and our feet firmly in 2019, it seems apt to reflect on the changing global vision set at this year’s event for the future of public transport. Or perhaps more accurately, its […]

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OSPT Alliance Certifies Three New Products to its CIPURSE™ Specification

Austria Card and Infineon Technologies are the latest companies to have products receive CIPURSE Certification, demonstrating adherence to the non-proprietary, CIPURSE™ Specification from global association, OSPT Alliance. A total of 20 products from eight companies worldwide are now CIPURSE certified. The CIPURSE certification program provides mobility services stakeholders with confidence that the products they choose […]

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An interview with Infineon’s THOMAS ROSTECK

Thomas Rosteck joined Infineon Technologies AG back in 1998. Since 2017 he has been Division President Chip Card & Security. What is less well know, is that Rosteck is one of the original architects of The Silicon Trust, and as we run up to its twentieth anniversary next year, we thought it would be interesting […]

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CIPURSE electronic ticket solutions simplify daily commute in Russian cities

Scalable CIPURSE™ based electronic fare collection systems are now being implemented in Russia by Infineon Technologies AG and Udobny Marshrut, LLC (UM). UM has started roll-out in Izhevsk and Angarsk; seven other metropolitan regions are planned to follow by end of 2016. In the end, a total of two million people are expected to benefit […]

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Infineon CIPURSE ticketing solution enables HMS Ferries to realize electronic ticketing

Passengers taking the Pierce County Ferry in Washington State are not only traversing the lower Puget Sound conveniently, they are also the first in the U.S. to enjoy fully electronic ticketing based on the CIPURSE™ open standard for electronic fare collection. The operator, HMS Ferries, Inc., now enables customers to purchase QR-code tickets on their […]

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Korean airports upgrade access control with CIPURSE based security

Korea Airports Corporation (KAC) have recently implemented a new solution to strengthen its airport access control systems for its personnel based on the CIPURSE™ security standard. Infineon Technologies AG supplied the security chips for the electronic access control cards handed out to the staff. The new system is already in use in three of the 14 […]

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Barcelona’s T-Mobilitat premiers the CIPURSE standard in Europe

This interview first appeared in the May 2016 Issue of the Open Standards Forum Magazine Barcelona may only be Spain’s second largest urban area but, according to Juniper Research, it is the country’s smartest city. Smart is, for one, the new “T-Mobilitat” electronic fare collection system, designed to improve urban mobility. The aim is to […]

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