Press Release & Information

2019

February 21, 2019
FeliCa Networks, Inc.

Information about a new chipset solution compliant with Mobile FeliCa specifications

FeliCa Networks informs that a new chipset solution compliant with Mobile FeliCa specifications, developed in collaboration with FeliCa Networks, has been announced by NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI).
For more information, visit NXP’s website.

In order to provide smartphone and wearable device manufacturers a solution compatible with the global, secure payment and transportation infrastructure, FeliCa Networks has been developing next generation Mobile FeliCa technology to be compliant with secure chip specification standardized by GlobalPlatform®.

In 2018, FeliCa Networks launched “FeliCa Approval for Security and Trust (FAST)”, a new security certification program, and “Mobile FeliCa Chipset Certification Program”, a compatibility and interoperability certification program, to continuously support global chip manufacturers such as NXP setup Mobile FeliCa development process.

In addition to working with NXP, FeliCa Networks will continue to collaborate with other partners, and contribute to advance mobile payment and transportation services in Japan and globally, by providing Mobile FeliCa technology and platform development.