February 18, 2015
HONG KONG, 18 Feb, 2015 - Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Advanced Card Systems Holdings Ltd., SEHK: 8210), Asia Pacific's top supplier and one of the world's top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers (Source: Frost & Sullivan), attended Smart Card Alliance’s 2015 Payments Summit. The conference and tradeshow was held from 3 to 5 February in Grand America Hotel, Salt Lake City, USA.
Bob Merkert, ACS President for the Americas, moderated a track panel session entitled, “Mobile Point of Sale Systems (mPOS) Approaches.” The session covered all-in-one POS devices, new acceptance approaches, and essential elements for mPOS.
ACS exhibited its various devices, among them the USB and serial versions of the ACR123 Intelligent Contactless Reader software development kits (SDKs), which enable developers to integrate the ACR123 reader into various applications.
ACS also exhibited the ACR3901U-S1 Bluetooth Smart Card Reader, which supports contact smart cards without a physical connection to any terminal. Using Bluetooth 4.0 technology, the ACR3901U-S1 is energy efficient, making it suitable for prolonged use with mobile devices.
Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, wholly owned subsidiary of Advanced Card Systems Holdings Ltd., SEHK: 8210), founded in 1995, is Asia Pacific's top supplier and one of the world's top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers. ACS is the winner of the Product Quality Leadership Award for Smart Card Readers from Frost & Sullivan. In 2010 and 2014, ACS was listed in Forbes Asia's “Best Under a Billion", an inter-industry list comprised of 200 top-performing publicly listed companies in the Asia-Pacific, with sales between US$5 million and US$1 billion. ACS develops a wide range of high quality smart card reading/writing devices, smart cards and related products and distributes them to over 100 countries worldwide. Visit ACS at http://www.acs.com.hk/.