Smart Cards are Changing the Way We Work and Live
An Industry by Industry Look at the Technology That is Changing the Future
Card technology is a life-changing application that has played a significant role in many industries since the introduction of the credit card in the 1950s. This type of technology allows for important information to be stored in one place and it creates a gateway for information to flow from one source to another.
Over time, cards used for transactions and other purposes have evolved along with technology. Unfortunately, as technology has evolved there has also been a rise in security breaches allowing for compromise of personal and confidential information. Due to these breaches, card technology has responded with the evolution of card technology and the introduction of smart cards.
Smart cards take many shapes and forms across industries, but in short, they allow for the encryption of information in order to decrease the amount of information that is compromised and increase performance abilities of the cards. Technology for Smart Cards includes the incorporation of chip technology and biometrics such as fingerprinting systems. When implemented in cards, this type of technology can be paired with multiple different types of point of service systems, which allows for endless possibilities in multiple different industries.
Within this article, you will be able to explore the ways that First Biometrics has changed the industries of finance, government, corporations, hospitality, transportation, and healthcare.
- CREDIT CARDS
- DEBIT CARDS
- CHARGE CARDS
- PHYSICAL ACCESS CARDS
- EMPLOYEE ID CARD
- LOGICAL ACCESS CARDS