Smart Insights Publishes Two White Papers to Help Understanding the Latest NFC Developments
MARSEILLE, FRANCE, November 9, 2011 – Intelling, a consultancy specializing in secure transactions, just published two Smart Insights White Papers titled “NFC gains momentum in China” and “Telcos, banks, wallets: NFC take-off in America” to help its readers understanding major stakes in NFC developments.
Intelling introduces two new Smart Insights White Papers to help its readers understanding major stakes in NFC technology and business developments. Smart Insights proposes its recent Smart Insights Reports “Russia Smart Card Market 2012” and “Trusted Service Manager for NFC Market 2011”, as well as its weekly newsletter covering the secure transactions industry “Smart Insights Weekly”. Smart Insights team will be present at Cartes & IDentification trade show, in Paris, November 15-17, 2011, on booth 4 H 089 to welcome you. Smart Insights White Papers and the latest issue of Smart Insights Weekly will be available free of charge to visitors.
The new Smart Insights White Paper “Telcos, banks, wallets: NFC take-off in America” encompasses mobile commerce developments in the US. It especially focuses on the two major ongoing developments: Google Wallet and Isis. These two projects have taken opposite routes: Google is a single decision maker federating partners around itself whereas Isis is an association of mobile network operators currently building partnerships to run a global system on an association basis. Smart Insights White Paper “Telcos, banks, wallets: NFC take-off in America” also covers other initiatives such as the ones undertaken by Visa, Sprint, etc.
The other Smart Insights White Paper “NFC gains momentum in China” covers the position of major stakeholders: the MNOs, China UnionPay, as well as the competition between NFC and alternative standards. It also provides details on ongoing NFC projects in China, and vendors involved in these projects.
Now in its 6th year, our weekly newsletter “Smart Insights Weekly” brings its readers the latest information about the secure transactions industry, its businesses, its technologies, its markets as well as its technology suppliers. Smart Insights Weekly covers all the major trends in the industry, it encompasses worldwide business, standardization bodies, and all subjects bringing light onto the secure transactions industry.
Smart Insights Report “Russia Smart Card Market 2012” includes qualitative, technology and quantitative data and analysis about the various market segments and their stakeholders in Russia. This Smart Insights Report provides a comprehensive study of each stakeholder’s market positioning, its strategy, business directions, and market shares, etc. It includes market forecasts covering the evolution of secure transactions industry volumes as well as yearly shipments for each category of smart card products. “Russia Smart Card Market 2012” Smart Insights Report is available online at http://www.smartinsights.net/reports/ or at http://tinyurl.com/6aogv4x
Smart Insights Report “Trusted Service Manager (TSM) for NFC Market 2011” investigates in detail the role of the TSM in the NFC ecosystem, and provides forecasts for the development of the TSM market. It includes market forecasts covering the development of the NFC ecosystem (handsets, MNOs, financial institutions, …). It also includes specific market forecasts for TSM platform vendors and TSM operators. “Trusted Service Manager (TSM) for NFC Market 2011” Smart Insights Report is available online at http://www.smartinsights.net/reports/ or at http://tinyurl.com/crhbhue
Smart Insights will be present at Cartes & IDentification trade show, in Paris, November 15-17, 2011. The whole team will be happy to welcome you on our booth 4 H 089, and to offer you a copy of our Smart Insights White Papers, as well as the latest issue of Smart Insights Weekly.
Smart Insights White Papers are available online at http://www.smartinsights.net/reports/index.php/whitepaper.html
About Intelling: Smart Insights Reports, along with Smart Insights Weekly, are published by Intelling, a consultancy headquartered in Marseille, France. Intelling is a consultancy with two expertise majors: marketing and strategy for secure transactions, smart cards, telecoms, payment, and convergence, as well as market intelligence, for all industry fields. Intelling is the publisher of Smart Insights Reports, that address secure transactions and smart card markets, providing an extensive qualitative and quantitative analysis. Intelling is also the publisher of Smart Insights Weekly (www.smartinsights.net), a newsletter delivered to subscribers on a weekly basis (40 issues per year) that covers the smart card industry, its technology suppliers (semi-conductor, operating systems, software), its markets (mobile communication, payment, e-passport, identity, healthcare, …), its environment (standardization, trade associations), and the career of key people in the industry.
More details are available at: www.smartinsights.net and www.intelling.com
Contact: Thierry Spanjaard, CEO, Intelling - tel: +33 609 18 28 51