Under the label OV-connect, Mcom will marketing the OV-chipkaart for e.g. parking, bike rental, electric charging stations and access control at various events.
New possibilities with OV-connect
Thus, the OV-chipkaart can be used outside the public transport. For Eneco Mcom made it possible for electric vehicles to be charged at the NRGSPOTS using the OV-chipkaart. Herewith NRGSPOTS uses the OV-chipkaart as a mean of identification.
That sounds relatively simple, but it requires 100% from both partners to realise it. Besides specialist knowledge, such cooperation requires trust, new protocols and agreements, as well as shielded and secure sharing of information with one another; with the ultimate goal being to provide the consumer with optimum convenience.