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    GlobalPlatform discovery specification eases NFC roaming

    August 3rd, 2015

    Standards body GlobalPlatform has published a new specification that enables an NFC system to discover the application protocols that are supported by a second NFC system. System Protocol Discovery Mechanism (SPDM) use cases include making… More

    GlobalPlatform makes it easier to launch secure element-based NFC services

    July 13th, 2015

    Standards body GlobalPlatform has updated its End-to-End Simplified Service Management Framework to make it easier and quicker for service providers to launch NFC payments services using a SIM or embedded secure element. The new guidelines reduce the time taken to deploy a service to just three to six months, and slim down the current 1,500 pages of documentation to only 30 pages. More

    GlobalPlatform updates NFC messaging specification

    February 27th, 2013

    GlobalPlatform has updated its System Messaging Specification for Management of Mobile-NFC Services to more specifically address how service providers can connect and communicate with other actors operating within the NFC ecosystem. The specification was introduced in… More

    GlobalPlatform adds NFC SIM certification program

    October 5th, 2012

    For mobile network operators, the introduction reflects industry agreement on a very complex subject matter, says the secure element standards organisation. “For service providers and issuers it provides reassurances that an application will perform as intended regardless of the mobile device being used.” More

    NFC Forum partners with GlobalPlatform on NFC standards

    April 3rd, 2012

    The partnership will see the organisation responsible for setting core NFC functionality standards working with the association which handles secure element specifications to support the development of internationally interoperable, multi-application NFC solutions. More

    GlobalPlatform to put consumers in control of NFC mobile wallets

    March 6th, 2012

    The secure chip standards body is working on a new approach to the management of NFC secure elements that would allow consumers to pick their own ‘trusted token’ and appoint their own secure service provider. More

    GlobalPlatform and SIMalliance team up on NFC apps

    January 4th, 2012

    GlobalPlatform and SIMalliance have announced they are to work together to create a standard way for mobile app developers to securely include calls to NFC secure elements from within their programs. The memorandum of understanding… More

    SD Association and GlobalPlatform to set standards for external secure elements

    November 21st, 2011

    The two associations will create international standards for SD and microSD format secure elements for use in NFC services as well as a wide range of other applications. More

    GlobalPlatform investigates the usability of NFC phones equipped with multiple secure elements

    April 29th, 2010

    The market is beginning to move towards a situation where consumers could have NFC phones containing multiple secure elements from multiple service providers, says GlobalPlatform, raising a potentially contentious issue regarding the way in which consumers would be able to use the various NFC services on their phone. More

    GSMA, EMVCo and GlobalPlatform to develop cross-industry NFC certification process

    GSMA, EMVCo and GlobalPlatform to develop cross-industry NFC certification process

    December 16th, 2009

    The three associations will design a model which will allow certification processes to be put in place to ensure that any NFC payments application will work on any platform. More

    GlobalPlatform launches transportation task force

    GlobalPlatform launches transportation task force

    October 5th, 2009

    GlobalPlatform has set up a Transportation Task Force with the aim of actively contributing to the evolution of smart ticketing solutions. Ultimately, the goal is to develop a standard travel media that will offer multi… More

    GlobalPlatform sets out stall on multi-application NFC systems

    May 11th, 2009

    A new, detailed white paper explains the work the international smart card specifications body has completed so far and outlines its future plans. More