5 June 2015, Montbonnot France – Today KEOLABS announced that Applus+, a world leading company in testing, inspection and certification, has selected KEOLABS’ testing solutions for their NFC Forum conformance testing services. Through its division Applus+ Laboratories, the company offers conformance verification of NFC implementation in mobile and payment platforms. With KEOLABS’ NFC Forum qualified testing solutions, services are available for conformance validation from application down to the analog level.

KEOLABS’ validation solutions ease the challenges of laboratory testing by providing complete, fully integrated hardware/software installations. KEOLABS solutions allow open access to testing scenarios (scripted in Python language) and testing results, so that the tests and results hold no mysteries for users. KEOLABS’ NFC Forum Validation Solutions covering Analog, Digital and SNEP/LLCP standards are based on the SCRIPTIS™ software environment and ProxiLAB communication emulator/analyzer, whose capabilities are tailored to smart card and NFC testing needs. SCRIPTIS’ integrates manager, editor, result viewer and report generator in a single interface for greater efficiency in test bench configuration, test campaign management and results analysis.

KEOLABS’ NFC Forum Validation Solutions are a natural extension of KEOLABS’ testing solutions for smart cards (ISO/IEC 14443 A/B, FeliCa, ISO/IEC 7816) and mobile phones (SWP – HCI/HDLC). The solution also complements KEOLABS’ application-specific solutions for testing conformance to payment (EMVCo), transportation ticketing (CIPURSE, Mifare) and identity (ICAO including TR-SAC, EAC and ISO/IEC 18013 including TR 19446, IAS-ECC and eIDAS) standards.

KEOLABS’ Testing Laboratory offers testing services for NFC enabled phones and smart objects (smart cards, tags, etc.) based on its NFC Forum and testing solutions.

About Applus+

Applus+ (appluslaboratories.com) is one of the world’s leading companies in Testing, Inspection and Certification. It provides solutions for customers in all types of industries to ensure that their assets and products meet quality, health & safety, and environmental standards and regulations.

Applus+ operates in over 60 countries through a network of 324 offices, 157 technical facilities and 322 vehicle inspection stations, and employs 20,000 people. In 2014, the company achieved a turnover of 1,620 million euros.




KEOLABS (keolabs.com) is a leading provider of tools and services for testing microcontroller and secure component implementation.

KEOLABS Smart Card Validation activity provides an end-to-end product and service offer for validating and certifying smart cards and related technologies in accordance with industry standards. KEOLABS participates in all major certification processes for the secure transaction and identity sectors. The company offers a comprehensive range of solutions for validation of all layers of contact and contactless secure components from the electrical to the digital and application layers.

KEOLABS service branch includes the ISO17025 accredited Testing Laboratory offering services to all stakeholders in the secure component sector for smart cards, handsets, ePassports, electronic driver’s licenses and card readers.


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