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Dataquest Insight: Trusted Service Manager Role Will Facilitate Mobile NFC Services

Published: 05 September 2007

ID: G00150488

Analyst(s): Sandy Shen


The role of Trusted Service Manager will facilitate Near Field Communication services by simplifying the ecosystem and reducing fragmentation. By 2012, there will be a handful of TSM providers handling the bulk of NFC transactions.

Table Of Contents
  • What Does a TSM Do?
  • TSM Business Model
  • TSM Revenue Model
  • Who Can Be a TSM?
  • Conclusions
  • Recommendations

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