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Easy and Gemalto improve quality of mobile services in Brazil

Amsterdam, January 12, 2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, has teamed up with Easy, the largest transport app solution in Latin America, available in 12 countries, to greatly improve the quality of mobile services in Brazil. More than 150,000 taxi drivers in Brazil will use Gemalto’s CE Quality of Experience (QoE) Read the full article…

Wa!, the multi-service mobile wallet from BNP Paribas, is secured by Gemalto

Amsterdam, Jan. 11, 2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is supplying BNP Paribas, a leading European bank, with Mobile Protector, a highly secure solution to protect Wa!, an innovative multi-brand, omni-channel mobile wallet that combines payments, shopping coupons and loyalty programs. Gemalto’s Mobile Protector encompasses an SDK (Software Development Kit), and Read the full article…

Smart Card Alliance Educates Merchants and Issuers on Contactless Payments Benefits, Security Considerations with Infographics, Q&A

Princeton Junction, N.J., January 10, 2017 – Contactless payments have become one of the most popular ways to pay globally with usage in countries such as the U.K., Canada and Australia growing every day. As U.S. merchants and issuers look to move towards faster, more convenient payments, the Smart Card Alliance is providing new resources, Read the full article…

Gemalto connects China’s first Internet Car launched by Banma

Amsterdam, Jan. 10 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), th​e world leader in digital security, is partnering with Banma Technologies Co., Ltd for the production of China’s first Internet Car – the Roewe RX5. Banma is a new joint venture between Alibaba Group and SAIC Motor Corporation Limited (SAIC Motor). The RX5 leverages Gemalto’s Machine Identification Read the full article…

Uganda speeds visa issuance and strengthens border security with Gemalto Visa Management System

Amsterdam, Jan. 5, 2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is supplying Uganda’s Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Control (DCIC) with its Coesys Visa Management that combines swift issuance of all visas and permits with biometric enrollment upon arrival. Gemalto is supporting the new solution with integration, deployment, maintenance and training for Read the full article…

Gemalto launches LTE Cat. M1 wireless module to enable new IoT use cases

Amsterdam, January 4, 2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is launching a leading edge LTE Cat. M1​ wireless module for IoT solutions​. The new Cinterion® LTE Cat. M1 solution takes network efficiency and simplicity to new heights, delivering LTE for Machine-Type-Communication (MTC) and improved power savings that enables battery life of Read the full article…

AT&T strengthens Internet of Things (IoT) offerings with Gemalto’s remote subscription management solution

Amsterdam, January 3, 2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is supplying AT&T with a remote subscription management solution that will help enable its customers to deploy new and highly secure IoT applications in the U.S. and globally. Gemalto’s LinqUS On-Demand Connectivity (ODC) subscription management solution and GSMA M2M 3.1 Read the full article…

Gemalto study reveals security concerns over convergence of personal and workplace identities

90% of IT professionals are concerned about employees using their personal credentials for work purposes 62% of enterprises feel increasing pressure to match consumer authentication methods in the workplace The use of two-factor authentication is on the rise, with 40% of organizations’ employees using it Amsterdam, Dec. 14, 2016 – Gemalto, the world leader in Read the full article…

China Mobile enters the connected car market with Gemalto’s remote subscription management solution

Amsterdam, December 13, 2016 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is supplying its LinqUS On-Demand Connectivity (ODC) Subscription Management solution and the GSMA compliant Embedded SIMs (eSIMs) to China Mobile. The operator is the world’s largest telecom carrier with over 845 Million subscribers[1], and the solution will enable secure connectivity Read the full article…

Gemalto to acquire 3M’s Identity Management Business

Transaction includes 3M Cogent Inc., Document Reader and Secure Materials Businesses • This strategic acquisition rounds out Gemalto Government Programs offering by adding biometric technology and ideally positions the Company to provide solutions for the promising commercial biometrics market • The purchase price of US$850 million will be financed with cash and existing credit facilities Read the full article…