Smart Card Technology Primer
This primer provides an overview of smart card technology and examples of the applications that smart card technology is used for.
To support global interoperability requirements, smart card technology uses proven global standards, and applications using smart card technology are based on both global standards and industry-specific specifications. Click here for more information on standards used with smart cards.
A number of organizations track and publish statistics on smart card issuance. Click here for more information on global shipments.
The Smart Card Alliance has published an extensive glossary to define commonly used terms related to smart card technology and applications. Click here to view the glossary.