Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

  • Drexler to Provide LaserCard Auto Registration Cards in South Asia
Sep 2000
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 1 -- Drexler Technology Corp. has signed a supply contract to distribute its chip ready optical memory cards to a systems integration company for use in South Asia. The cards are used for high security smart/optical motor vehicle registration cards by a regional government in South Asia.
The smart/optical vehicle registration IDs contain a 16-mm wide optical memory stripe that contains information about the vehicle that cannot be changed by the user, Drexler Technology said. Such information will make it difficult to steal motor vehicles, as well as hinder commercial vehicle operators from creating fake registration documents to keep from having to pay annual vehicle registration fees.
The systems integration company has paid Drexler a series of advanced payments of about $1 million since June in anticipation of receiving LaserCard optical memory cards for the motor vehicle ID card program.

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top

Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2016 Photonics Media
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.