Global Smart Card Market in Telecom Sector 2015-2019 with Gemalto, Giesecke & Devrient, Morpho, Oberthur Technologies & Watchdat

DUBLIN, June 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Smart Card Market in Telecom Sector 2015-2019" report to their offering.

The analysts forecast the Global Smart Card market in the Telecom sector to grow at a CAGR of 4.98 percent over the period 2014-2019.

These cards are used by employing a radio frequency between card and the reader that needs no physical insertion of the card. Therefore, contactless smart cards have faster applications and are user-friendly. Contactless smart cards are widely accepted and used by some of the major sectors such as BFSI, Government, Transportation, Healthcare, and Defense.

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global Smart Card market in the Telecom sector for the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue generated from the sales of smart cards in the Telecom sector.

Increased adoption of NFC payments is one of the major trends in the market. NFC-enabled mobile devices operate in card emulation mode for mobile contactless payments. Therefore, they are being widely used by the Telecom sector and by emerging sectors.

According to the report, the growth of the market in the Telecom sector is driven by the increased need to reduce identity duplication. The number of cases of fraud and forgery has increased due to advances in technology, motivating vendors to create a type of smart card that is difficult to duplicate.

Further, the report states that the intense competition among vendors is one of the major challenges faced by the market.

Key Vendors

  • Gemalto
  • Giesecke & Devrient
  • Morpho
  • Oberthur Technologies
  • Watchdata System

Other Prominent Vendors

  • AB Note
  • Advanced Card Systems
  • CardLogix
  • Infineon Technologies
  • Inside Secure
  • NXP Semiconductors

Key Topics Covered:

  1. Executive Summary
  2. List of Abbreviations
  3. Scope of the Report
  4. Market Research Methodology
  5. Introduction
  6. Market Description
  7. Market Landscape
  8. Geographical Segmentation
  9. Market Attractiveness
  10. Buying Criteria
  11. Market Growth Drivers
  12. Drivers and their Impact
  13. Market Challenges
  14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  15. Market Trends
  16. Trends and their Impact
  17. Vendor Landscape
  18. Key Vendor Analysis
  19. Key Developments

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