INSIDE debuts converged contactless payment and access control platform

System designed for universities and corporate campus environments

"Through our longstanding partnership with INSIDE Contactless, we are pleased to jointly offer new and innovative contactless products. As a result of our collaborative efforts, this converged access product can now be provided to issuers who wish to offer their client base the convenience of both physical access and payment in one card," said Michelle Lehouck, manager of product development and responsible for RFID at CPI Card Group.

Availability and Pricing

MicroPass 4006 is available now in a card prelam form factor. Please contact INSIDE Contactless for pricing information. MicroPass 4006-based card products are available now from CPI Card Group. Please contact CPI for pricing information.

About INSIDE Contactless

INSIDE Contactless is the global leader in open-standard contactless payment and Near Field Communication (NFC) semiconductors and software that power the next generation of payment, transit, identity and access control applications. The company's intelligent, microprocessor-based platforms offer the flexibility to be embedded in smart cards, mobile phones and other consumer electronic devices, documents, badges and other items to support a wide range of innovative contactless applications and bring new levels of convenience to users. INSIDE has delivered more than 300 million contactless platforms worldwide to customers and partners that include many of the leading payment card and mobile phone manufacturers, systems integrators and financial institutions. With a portfolio of 60 families of patents, including several essential NFC patents, the company has played a leading role in NFC and contactless innovation. INSIDE is headquartered in Aix-en-Provence, France, with offices in Shanghai, Singapore, Warsaw, Seoul and Silicon Valley. For more information, please visit