Near Field Communication
Near Field Communication (short: NFC) is a network technology. It is used for close, wireless transmission of data to a nearby receiver. Many smartphones now have NFC on board. Use cases for NFC are e.g. contactless payment or Digital Signage.Why this is interesting for a Chief Digital Officer (CDO)?
In order to interconnect to the (internet) world, network technology is essentiell. It is needed as a foundation of the digital infrastructure. This is the reason why the topics is interesting to Chief Digital Officers (CDOs).
See also (glossary Network Technology):
- Network Technology
- Local Area Network (LAN)
- Near Field Communication (NAT)
- Network Address Translation (NFC)
- Pan-European Privacy-Preserving Proximity Tracing (PEPP-PT)
- Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi)