ASK offers a comprehensive range of products for mass transit and related applications. As the inventor of the dual interface card
(contact/contactless), ASK has been instrumental in the worldwide spreadout of teleticketing, with the first large volume delivery of subscribers’ cards in the Ile de France region as early as 1998.
In 2000, ASK made a technology breakthrough with C.ticket
, a contactless paper ticket designed to offer clients a comprehensive ticketing solution, cards for subscribers and paper tickets for occasional users.
The company is one of the founding members of Calypso standard in Europe and has delivered the first CD97 Calypso smart card. ASK’s unique expertise in transport teleticketing and AFC allows for large scope in the value chain:
- OS chip design
- Contactless card and ticket manufacturing including Mifare full range
- Graphical and electrical personalization
, reader and terminal design
(Secure Access Module) manufacturing and personalization
and over 250 cities worldwide…