The solution based on PrimeKitTM platform is designed to purchase public transport tickets with a mobile phone emulating plastic contactless card as specified by Mifare4Mobile MIFARE4Mobile is a technical specification published by NXP Semiconductors in December 2008 to manage MIFARE-based applications in mobile devices. The specification provides mobile network operators and service providers with a single, interoperable programming interface, easing the use of the contactless MIFARE technology in future mobile Near Field Communication (NFC) devices. MIFARE4Mobile . Phone owner with a pre-installed transport application interacts with the validator and allows him to pass through the checkpoint.
The user can top up his card through a ticket vending machine or remotely using one of the online payment services. Additionally, he can check the balance on the card, choose a tariff plan and get related information services.