FIME is a trusted provider of consulting services, certification and tools. It enables customers to bring seamless card and mobile transactions services to market effectively and confidently using secure chip or cloud-based solutions.
FIME has tested Qatar National Bank's contactless mobile payments solution for its compliance to Mobile MasterCard® PayPass™ Specifications. The pilot project, which began roll-out in March 2012, is Qatar's first near field communication (NFC) payments initiative.
The Russian Migration Service is now issuing biometric e-passports with fingerprint data included, which are tested and certified by FIME. The physical flexibility and durability of the documents were verified across a range of climatic environments, while the electrical functionality of the MRTDs was tested to ensure protocol conformity with the relevant standards and specifications.
Stephanie El Rhomri from FIME - an independent consulting and integration testing services provider for smart devices and secure chip-based applications – explains some of the market integration challenges facing the mobile services landscape.
In this article we explore the importance of security across the chip landscape and consider how security can be achieved on a multiapplication, cross-sector basis through the development and deployment of industry standards, and the ongoing commitment to compliance schemes and security certification bodies.
STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM), a global leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications and a leading supplier of secure microcontrollers, and FIME, a renowned consulting and market integration testing service for secure chip-based applications and devices, have validated the compliance of ST’s Calypso electronic ticketing chip with the EMV® Level 1 Radio Frequency (RF) test. This certification confirms that the ticketing chip is the first to market that supports both transport and payment applications.
FIME, a global leader in consulting and market integration testing services for smart devices and secure chip-based applications, has been selected by the Central Bank of Uzbekistan to supply its physical durability test tools for e-passports.
FIME has contributed its expertise to a virtual car key access system using NFC technology launched by Valeo and Orange Business Services. The solution makes it possible to temporarily transfer a car key to a mobile phone, manage a booking system online and finally, open the car door and start the car using this mobile phone.