(RFIDWorld.ca) Numerous readers of the ISO14443 reader family OBID® classic-pro support from now the eTicketing standard Calypso. Appropriate firmware versions are available in the download area of the FEIG homepage. OBID® classic-pro is a complete RFID product family for Proximity applications. Several RFID Reader modules, housed readers and desktop readers are available.
With the desktop reader ID CPR40.30, the reader module family ID CPR40.0x and the reader module with integrated SAM sockets ID CPR44.0x numerous readers of the product family OBID ®classic-pro do now support Calypso standard for eTicketing. Not only ISOIEC 14443, the current Calypso standard but also those eTickets operating according to the temporarily replaced elder Calypso standards. So the readers can be integrated into already existing Calypso infrastructures, easily. Calypso is one of the oldest standards for eTicketing and is used in several applications of public passenger transport. Appropriate firmware versions are available in the download area of the FEIG homepage. In this way OBID® readers can be used in all applications, the Calypso data protocoll is utilized.
The following applications for the OBID® classic-pro Readers (HF – 13.56 MHz) are access control, ticketing, electronic fare management, epayments, edocument (eg. epassport, eVisa etc) and supports NFC applications.
OBID RFID products are manufactured by FEIG ELECTRONIC GmbH has specialized in contactless identification (RFID), door controllers and traffic sensor technology. RFID Canada based in Markham, Ontario is the official distributor for OBID RFID readers and products.