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Rambus Brings Secure Mobile Ticketing to Scotland's Railway


ScotRail customers can use their smartphone for seamless travel

Today, Rambus
(NASDAQ:RMBS) announced the
launch of its award-winning mobile
ticketing solution
for a pilot with Scotland's national rail
operator, ScotRail. The new all-in-one solution is fully integrated with
ScotRail's existing ticketing app and will enable customers to skip the
queue at ticket vending machines and tap through the gates by purchasing
and downloading tickets directly to their smartphone.

Tap and go with a smartphone for an easier travel experience

HCE Ticket Wallet Service
leverages technology proven in the
payments industry to create a virtual smartcard that securely stores
tickets on mobile devices. The solution integrates with existing
software and station infrastructure, allowing transport operators to
manage both smartcard and mobile tickets in a single system, reducing
integration costs and deployment time.

"This pilot app delivers the convenient, easy access to tickets and
travel that we know our customers want," said Lesley Kane, commercial
director at ScotRail. "Over the coming months, customers will be able to
buy and download digital tickets from a single app, anytime, anywhere.
This is a really exciting time for Scotland's railway as we continue to
build the best railway this country has ever had."

Purchase, store and use tickets in a single, mobile app

Customers are increasingly expecting more innovative forms of ticketing
and so transport operators are looking to smartphones as the point of
delivery for new services. This also reduces the need to issue and
manage physical smartcards and provides greater convenience for
customers who don't have to wait for a card to arrive in the post as
they can quickly register and download their virtual smartcard instead.

"Delivering a modern and innovative transport experience that customers
can rely on is a key driver for smart mobile ticketing," said Russell
McCullagh, vice president and general manager of Rambus Ticketing.
"We're delighted to combine our expertise developing and deploying
high-volume ITSO-based ticketing systems, through our Nevis Technologies
joint venture, with ScotRail's drive to provide a truly seamless and
leading-edge customer experience."

For more information on the Rambus Smart Ticketing solutions, visit

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About Rambus Security

Rambus Security is dedicated to providing a secure foundation for a
connected world. Our innovative solutions span areas including tamper
resistance, network security, mobile payment, smart ticketing
and trusted transaction services. Rambus foundational technologies
protect nearly nine billion licensed products annually, providing secure
access to data and creating an economy of digital trust between our
customers and their customer base. Additional information is
available at

About Rambus Inc.

Dedicated to making data faster and safer, Rambus creates innovative
hardware, software and services that drive technology advancements from
the data center to the mobile edge. Our architecture licenses, IP cores,
chips, software, and services span memory and interfaces, security, and
emerging technologies to positively impact the modern world. We
collaborate with the industry, partnering with leading chip and system
designers, foundries, and service providers. Integrated into tens of
billions of devices and systems, our products and technologies power and
secure diverse applications, including Big Data, Internet of Things
(IoT) security, mobile payments, and smart ticketing. For more
information, visit

About Nevis Technologies

Nevis Technologies is a joint venture company formed between Rambus and
Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT). The company was formed to
deliver secure, integrated smart ticketing to Scotland, bringing
together a depth of expertise from both the transport and smart
technology industries. Visit
for more information.

Source: Rambus Inc.

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