Thursday, February 22, 2018
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Qualcomm Introduces First Integrated 802.11ax-ready Solution for Smartphones
Google Brings Digital Assistant to Nest Camera
ARM Wants to Integrate a SIM Card into SoCs for IoT
Qualcomm Announces New Snapdragon 845 Mobile VR Reference Design, Qualcomm TrueWireless Stereo Technology
Broadcom Lowers Offer for Qualcomm
Fujitsu Releases with the new 2 in 1 Tablet STYLISTIC Q738
AMD Brings x86 'Zen' Architecture to the Embedded Market With new Ryzen Processors
Battery Makers Struggle to Source Cobalt, Including Apple
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > NXP and...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, November 14, 2007
NXP and Sony Create Moversa, a Joint Venture For Universal Contactless Solutions


NXP and Sony today announced the formation of Moversa, a joint venture that will promote contactless smart card applications in mobile phones using Near Field Communication (NFC).

Moversa will plan, develop, produce and market a chip, a Universal Secure Access Module (U-SAM), that incorporates both MIFARE and FeliCa operating systems and applications, two of the most widely installed contactless smart card technologies in the world. The U-SAM will also support other contactless operating systems and applications based on customer requirements.

Moversa will be headquartered in Vienna, Austria, and led by co-presidents Guus Frericks of NXP and Toshio Yoshihara of Sony.

The companies believe that the formation of Moversa will accelerate the adoption of NFC on a global level.

Moversa paves the way for consumers to use mobile handsets for various contactless applications such as mobile payments and transport ticketing, anytime, anywhere. The U-SAM products will provide mobile device manufacturers with the technology to design global products compatible with different contactless protocols and operating systems deployed in different countries. This enables service providers such as mobile phone operators, transportation network operators and credit card companies to accelerate the rollout of advanced contactless services to mobile phone users.

First samples of the secure chip will be available by mid-2008 for solutions embedded in mobile phones. Initial commercial deployments are targeted for the end of next year.

NXP and Sony said that they will continue to offer chips and applications based on their respective technology platforms MIFARE and FeliCa, while developing NFC technologies jointly.


Previous
Next
Microsoft Unveils Windows HPC Server 2008        All News        DaTARIUS HD and BD Signal Guide Version 1 Released
700MHz Spectrum Auction Could Transform US Mobile Landscape     Mobiles News      Infineon, Intel to Jointly Develop SIM Chips

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Qualcomm Sweetens Offer for NXP
Sony to Build Taxi-hailing System
New Sony Back-Illuminated CMOS Image Sensor Enables Global Shutter Function
Sony Announces Pricing for X900F and X850F Series 4K HDR Ultra HD TVs
Music and TV Sales Fuel Sony's Record Third Quarter Profit, Hirai to Step Down
Sony to Showcase New Creative and Technological Concepts at SXSW 2018
European Regulators Approves Qualcomm's Acquisition of NXP, Subject to Conditions
CES: Sony Presents New OLED TVs, Audio Products, Robot Car Image Sensors
Sony Unveils new Selfie Xperia XA2 and Xperia XA2 Ultra Smartphones
Sony Revives the AIBO Robot Dog
Sony Raises Earnings Outlook, as Camera Chips, TVs Fuel Recovery
Sony develops Remote-driven Electric Vehicle

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .