FeliCa in Use
ID cards at US universities
Sony has partnered with Blackboard to provide campus solutions using FeliCa-based ID cards and NFC readers. Starting with Santa Clara University, Blackboard has now expanded to introduce FeliCa/NFC infrastructure into more than 365 universities, of which more than 60 also use FeliCa card.
ID cards for students, faculty, and employees
FCF, a shared usage format of FeliCa for ID cards, has been introduced at 298 universities and other educational institutions and 96 companies and local governments in Japan. A total of 155 companies have joined the FCF Promotion Forum launched in 2004, and each company is providing diverse services. They began offering a new format in 2013, making FeliCa usable on even more systems.
for residential access control
Shibutani Co., Ltd offers a keyless entry system enabling residents to lock or unlock doors using FeliCa cards or mobile phones. The e-key system provides high security and reassurance against crime.
Smart Tag enabling efficient and
AIOI SYSTEMS offers Smart Tag combining FeliCa technology with e-paper. Information to display in the form of text or barcodes can be rewritten through NFC communication as needed, streamlining distribution and eliminating the costs of printing labels.