KDDI and NEC will introduce an RFID platform, compatible with both MiFare and FeliCa, via the SD memory card slot http://bit.ly/evfg6y
RFID function jointly developed by KDDI and NEC
NEC and KDDI were the developments of the base that used the cellular phone terminal and this cellular phone equipped with the RFID function for three frequency bands of the world first I did business tie-up with which service was jointly developed by using the au infrastructure of KDDI this time though (note 1) had been jointly advanced. As for the release of this service, March, 2011 is scheduled to come.
This service is the one in the RFID tag put up to the commodity etc. to achieve from which a variety of application services are received to the user easily, safely, and safely only by “Sit”, and for the solution service that supports the routine of ranks of employees including the business support of the business worker with a lot of outside duties and the business support of the maintenance worker who checks various properties to provide as for the cellular phone.
NEC takes charge of construction, management, and sales of the service base based on the profession Tsutomu tie-up, and business promotion is aimed at centering on “business section” established on September 1 this year. NEC is RFID service offer base “Bitgate” (note 2) that becomes the kernel of this service offer by using the network of KDDI as MVNO The line is set 3G times, and the business solution lumped together is offered to the user including the cellular phone terminal and telephone call functions etc. equipped with the RFID function in addition to.
KDDI proposes a new use scene to make the cellular phone and RFID cooperate to the customer through the offer of the RFID business solution by the tie-up with NEC.
“Opening platform” of NEC and KDDI is this services, it opens also to a variety of SaaS venders and the application development vender widely, and the lineup of the service application is expanded.
Moreover, the two companies will examine promotion of the business that turns development and global of the next generation machine to view in the future.
May 11, 2010
NEC aims at release that uses the cellular phone and this cellular phone equipped with the RFID function in 2010 fiscal year. Recently, it started the development of the RFID multi-reader writer of the SD card type that was able to be installed in the cellular phone with built-in the SD slot that used this cellular phone.
To achieve it jointly develops with KDDI to consolidate the needed common feature in the data center, and to use PaaS type service “BitGate” of NEC that offers it as a platform that had high reliability based on OMCS (the opening and mission-critical system) technology for the RFID construction of a system used various undertaking activities and to serve for the consumer under the cellular phone terminal and the cellular phone network environment. BitGate can cooperate easily with various, existing application server by uniformly managing ID information, and converting it into the common format that everyone can treat. Therefore, the user becomes possible easy, afe only in “Sit” a variety of application services, and safely the achievement of received as for the commodity etc. the RFID tag put up.
NEC starts the business support of the business worker with a lot of outside duties and the business support of the maintenance worker who checks various properties, and provides wide application service that uses the RFID cellular phone and ID information for the support of the routine of ranks of employees as SaaS. In addition, this base is widely indicated also to the ASP trader and the SaaS vender, and it tries to expand the today’s special that the enterprise of various types of business can use.
NEC will give the demonstration in “Cloud computing EXPO” held in Tokyo Big sight on 14 day in May.
Please refer to the attached paper for the SD card type RFID multi-reader writer’s outline and service image.