Conduent Seamless™ Transportation Solution
/ 03 Jan 2018 12:25
Operators simply install Near Field Communication (NFC) tags provided by Conduent on their transport network. The user downloads the app onto their NFCenabled smartphone and registers with Seamless to activate their account. To travel they simply tap their smartphone on any Seamless NFC tag. During the tap the tag creates and stores an encrypted transaction and relays it to the smartphone. Billing is processed automatically at the end of the month, based on the number of trips completed on the various transport providers.
BenefitsReduced travel time Improved mobility options Improved accessibility to public transport
BENEFITS & IMPACTS
The solution is universal. Designed independently of SIM cards and compatible with all mobile phone operators. It can be installed quickly and easily by both the transportation operators and the user while offering the same security guarantees as conventional contactless ticketing.
The Xerox Seamless app can be integrated with the Xerox Mobility Companion, an innovative travel solution that interfaces with the systems of different transport operators and providers in a city or region to offer citizens door-to-door trip planning. The solution combines all available travel options such as bus, train, tram, bicycle and car sharing. Together, Xerox Seamless and the Xerox Mobility
“When we asked travellers about their experiences using the new system, 90 per cent said that they were satisfied.”
Technology readiness level
- TRL 6 - Technology demonstrated in relevant environment (industrially relevant environment in the case of key enabling technologies)