2 MaCaPS International Ltd MaCaPS International Ltd. An Associated Company of CityU Enterprises Limited – City University of Hong Kong Dr. LM ChengChairman
3 MaCaPS International Ltd. MaCaPS is one of the spin-off company from City University of Hong KongSupported by $14 Millions Innovation and Technology Fund of HKSAR Government, the major technologies are developed.The principals of MaCaPS are academic staff members of the University and staff members are mainly graduates with high honors and with master and PhD.
4 Products comprise of smart-cards, smart-card readers, operating systems for smart-card systems, application software, and security systems.The products are marketed both as off-shelf products and turn-key solutions.MaCaPS also provides consulting services.MaCaPS is envisioned to be a leading high-performance smart-card system provider with low-end prices for its products.
5 History of MaCaPSFounded in 1997 with injection of Taiwan VC fund of HK$20M with establishment in 3 locations including HK, Taiwan and South Africa to work on Magnetic Card Protection SystemAsia Financial Crisis – VC fund withdrawn within 3 months [project stop in mid 1998]1999 move into Smart Card Area2000 ITF fund awarded2002 Recap Physical Security Technology start with 3 people
6 2004 moved out from CityU with 6 staff and rent office in Kwun Tong expanded to 16 people in 2007 2007 acquires our own office premise and grows to 26 staff in early 20082008 Financial Tsunami hit business badly reduced work force substantially to survivebusiness returns went negativeExpected will pick up, however, things may change in the second half of the year [inflation, mid east problem, and Japanese earthquake/nuclear crisis]
7 Competitive advantages Technology - wider range, better security; patent protected, support proprietary design, faster algorithmsCustomization – custom self produced OS, customized s/w, simple fast turn key solutionsLocal Support – optimal and cost effective quality design and manufacturing
8 GoalsMaCaPS targets to become one of the major smart card access control systems and RFID solution providers in Hong Kong and worldwide.
9 StrengthsMaCaPS is able to provide a unique mix of smart card chip designer and manufacturer, a systems and services provider.Offering a one-step solution to clients include design, consultancy, implementation, site work and after sale services and maintenance.MaCaPS has some patented technologies to protect its intellectual property
10 OpportunitiesBased on the world security manufacturer 2003 data – the existing market is US$3 Billion per year with a growth of over 50% per annumHK and China are the fastest growing market for smartcard applications.New applications for HK ID card such as access control, e-authentication, digital certificates and e-payment. The HKSAR government will spend approximately HK$3.06b on the new Smart ID card project.New applications for China National ID card for 14 billion people.New initiatives for medical and logistic applications
16 Smart Card Printer & Printing Services small volume printer for office useOff-set printing for volume printing
17 Smart Card Emulator & Assembly Support of 8k EEPROM Microcontroller based Smart Card OS designGraphic Interface for easy of useReader supply for prototype testing
18 Wiegand Converterprovide data conversion from standard Wiegand to RS232/485 interfaceEnable RFID to become on-line ePurse system and intelligent front end
19 Access Control System Totally SoC Product Smallest & Highly Reliable Server in MarketEthernet, Web and Mobile enabling
20 …Access Control System Large record volume at basic 56,000 expandable to 3 Millions transactions in resilience modeMultiple time zone upt to 128Single point failure supportLarge control point support upt to 51210 year Card Holder data backup after power lossSupport all type of readers including Octopus
21 Car Park Control System Support 10,000 Users, 5,000 Groups, 10,000 TransactionsLocal & Distributed intelligent –Web and mobile enabling3 year battery Backup for transaction and clockGroup Anti-Pass Back – support multiple entry and exitMultiple Time ZoneReal Time Transaction DisplayMulti Car Park Entry – support multiple cards with limited space allocationRemote Monitoring & gate control
22 Club House Facilities Booking System Support upto 64 Event ServersGroup Access ControlTime Zone SettingReal Time Transaction DisplayBroadcasting FunctionRemote MonitoringIn/Out Transaction ReportRemote door controlUsage statistic reportingMini supermarket function
23 Lift Control System Define group as Building Group for easy management Set individual Time Zone for scheduling OpeningSupport an on-the-fly opening functionSupported up to 128 Time Zone.Allow each User to define an individual time zone for each building Group and combination of access right
24 Management Software Provides a simple graphic user interface Allow system configuration, door control and card management.Provide system status monitoring and attendance reportingSupport customised features, such as eMap and intruder tracking.
25 Time Attendance System User definable working hour and working periodReports can print in standard formatStaff information and reportRoster time definitionHolidays and allowance SettingAbsence informationLate report, payroll report, early leave reportImporting user database from text file
26 Payment Control System Intelligent Distribution SystemSupport Online and Offline OperationEvery unit can operate individuallyTCP/IP Network Base Control SystemFast download/update speedReal time monitoringIn-build Credit/Debit FunctionIn-build card issuing and printingReal time report generationCycling protection for Air-conditionerPower failure recovery
27 Smart Card Logon System Requires the staff/student to logon with their smart card as the User name textbox is disabled so that user cannot access the system without a valid card presented to the card reader.When the staff/student present their cards to the USB reader, the User name stored in the card is read and display in the User name textbox.The user is required to enter his password in order to log on the system.
28 Biometrics RFID Green Energy eHealth New InitiativesBiometricsRFIDGreen EnergyeHealth
30 Finger Print SolutionUsing highly reliable and secure Korean manufactured BioEntry Plus device.IP based fingerprint access control device featuring easy installation and user friendly operations.Integrated with proximity card, provide a total soultion for networked access control systems.
31 Facial Recognition - Facelog Design to address the issues unfound in other biometric products.Highly innovative unit requires only 1 sample photo for user registration..IP based communication facilitates connection of multiple units to a central PC server, providing flexibility, while ensuring data security by central storage and processing.
32 RFID - SolutionsLibraryFun fairGrand EventsNew Applications
33 Old Octopus Payment Kiosk OLD: The work flow for collecting fines with Octopus-enabled cash registersCash Register(1) Library Staff input the Student ID to Library System, retrieve the outstanding fines in Library.(2) Library Staff enter value in Octopus enabled Cash Register.(3) User put Octopus card to settle payment.(4) Staff manually update patron record to complete the whole payment transaction.Library Innopac SystemOctopus Card ReaderNo Direct CommunicationConnected by staff intermediary33
34 EasyPay BenefitsCash handling require huge manual effort especially in Library with Fines.Minimize the human error in cash handling and input error in the system interface.Faster transaction compared with old practice.Provide round the clock payment even the counter is closed.34
35 EasyService in CityU Library 2008 : EasyCheck System™ for Semi-Closed collection, self-developed system using UHF RFID technology
36 Green Energy ProductsGreen energy management solution is based on the RS485 or TCPIP linked dimmer control and a dedicated universal timer board to provide an energy saving and low carbon emission platform.Products:1-Channel Dimming Controller4-Channel Dimming ControllerUniversal Timer Board
37 eHealthMaCaPS has been awarded a Social Welfare Development Fund (SWDF) project for an NGO Care Center using the latest RFID and Information and Communications technologies .The scope of this work includes three modules development: namely:Vital Sign Data Module,Quality Measurement Monitoring Module andAttendance Recording Module.