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Aware360 expands its industrial IoT connectivity and analytics with Gemalto

Amsterdam, July 28, 2016 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is enabling Aware360​, a leading industrial IoT solution provider, to connect with virtually any sensor, device or machine and quickly transform big data into smarter data. Secure data is the “new currency” that fuels IoT and underpins Gemalto’s strategy which Read the full article…

Gemalto and Ponemon Institute Study: Cloud data security still a challenge for many companies

Half of all cloud services and corporate data stored in cloud not controlled by IT departments Only a third of sensitive data stored in cloud-based applications is encrypted More than half of companies do not have a proactive approach for compliance with privacy and security regulations for data in cloud environments Simple measures by IT Read the full article…

EMV Migration Forum Changes Name to US Payments Forum, Expands Focus to Additional Emerging Payments Technologies

Princeton Junction, N.J., July 20, 2016 – The EMV Migration Forum has been instrumental in the progress of the U.S. migration to EMV chip technology by providing a forum for essential cooperation and coordination across the whole payments ecosystem, including retailers, card issuers, networks, acquirers, processors, technology providers and industry associations. To provide expanded support Read the full article…

YES BANK secures mobile payment transactions with data encryption solution from Gemalto

Gemalto’s SafeNet Hardware Security Modules support YES BANK’s secure implementation of India’s Unified Payments Interface Amsterdam – July 20, 2016 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653), the world leader in digital security, today announced that YES BANK, India’s fifth largest private sector bank, has deployed its SafeNet Network HSM to secure mobile payment transactions for millions of Read the full article…

Gemalto enables motorists in Marseille to pay for the actual time spent in parking bays via SMS

Amsterdam, July 19, 2016 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is deploying an innovative Netsize Operator Billing platform that enables motorists in Marseille, France’s second largest city, to pay precisely for time spent in a parking bay, simply by sending an SMS when they enter and another one when they leave it. Read the full article…

Dai Nippon Printing selects Gemalto to offer cloud-based authentication for secure mobile payments and internet banking in Japan

Amsterdam, July 14, 2016 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, will deliver its Ezio Mobile Suite[1] to Dai Nippon Printing (DNP), a leading provider of financial solutions in Japan, to help them secure mobile payments, internet banking, and related services. With Gemalto’s solution, DNP can offer a strong and scalable Read the full article…

Smart Card Alliance White Paper Details Why the Ideal Time for Card Issuers and Retailers to Go Contactless is Now

Princeton Junction, N.J., July 13, 2016 – Contactless payments provide U.S. issuers and merchants with an opportunity to improve payments security, transaction speeds and the customer experience. To help payments stakeholders better understand the value and benefits contactless payments provide, the Smart Card Alliance released a new white paper today, “Contactless EMV Payments: Benefits for Read the full article…

Maryland unveils a new secure driver’s license leveraging Gemalto’s polycarbonate technology

Amsterdam, July 13, 2016 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces that the Maryland Department of Transportation’s Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA) has begun rolling out its new secure and redesigned driver’s license and identification (ID) card across the state. The polycarbonate-based driver’s license gives Maryland residents a tamper-resistant credential that Read the full article…

Orange joins forces with Gemalto to launch the Samsung Gear S2 Classic 3G in France, the first connected watch with a built-in SIM

Receive your calls even when you don’t have your smartphone with you, thanks to the Samsung Gear S2 Classic 3G with the Multi-SIM Calls & Internet option ​For all those who want to remain in touch at all times, even when they do not have their smartphone with them, Orange is now offering the Samsung Read the full article…

Test Shows Infineon Payment Chip Technology Speeds Creation of Visa Contact Payment Cards

Milpitas, CA –July 11, 2016 –Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) today announced that it now offers a pre-integrated and certified Visa payment solution that includes a Java operating system and Visa contact payments applet. The solution fulfills the highest security standards and achieves personalization performance that is at least 38 percent faster Read the full article…