The Kamco Consortium

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Links to the Keane Australia Micropayment Consortium (Kamco) members are provided hereunder:

Keane website
Interesting to note news release dated June 4, 2007 -
"Caritor Completes Acquisition of Keane. Combined Company to Operate under ‘Keane’ Name".

Giesecke & Devrient website
Contactless smartcards from G&D for public transport in Victoria/Australia

ACS (Affiliated Computer Services Inc) Transport Revenue website
also ACS Fare Collection website

Basically, the three groups provide the following resources:
  • Keane Australia will provide the single point of accountability and supply the financial and data processing system (the software)
  • ACS will supply the card vending, add value and ticket office machines, fare payment, and hand held devices (the hardware)
  • Giesecke & Devrient will supply all the smartcards - personalised, long term and disposable