Category Archives: Products

IDEX drives security and convenience for biometric cards with new large area sensor

By | December 11, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 11 December 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, today announced a new large area sensor for biometric cards. Based on IDEX’s unique off-chip technology, the bendable sensor leverages the company’s advanced ASIC to deliver unparalleled biometric performance and optimal usability in biometric card applications. IDEX expects to begin sampling its large… Read More »

Gemalto eSIM technology enables Always Connected experience for new Microsoft Surface Pro with LTE Advanced

By | December 7, 2017

Amsterdam, December 7 ​​​ 2017 – Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, is supplying the eSIM (embedded SIM) solution for Microsoft’s Surface Pro with LTE Advanced, the most connected laptop in its class1 which will begin shipping to business customers in December 2017. Gemalto’s partnership with Microsoft enabled Surface to become the first fully integrated embedded SIM PC in the Windows​ ecosystem. Gemalto’s… Read More »

Two “SESAMES Awards” for post-quantum cryptography on contactless security chip

By | November 29, 2017

Munich, Germany, and Cannes, France – 29 November 2017 – Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) has been recognized with two SESAMES Awards for the world’s first post-quantum cryptography implementation on a contactless security chip. The prestigious industry awards were presented today at the TRUSTECH 2017 in Cannes. Infineon was awarded in two of six categories:… Read More »

New SECORA™ Pay brand: one-stop-offering for fast and easy production of payment cards and smart wearables

By | November 29, 2017

Munich, Germany and Cannes, France – 29 November 2017 – EMV®-compliant payment solutions face growing demand worldwide – with a clear path towards contactless and multifunctional use to increase user convenience. Under the brand SECORA™ Pay, Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) bundles state of the art contact and dual-interface EMV* security controllers with the latest… Read More »

NEXT Biometrics and Tactilis Demonstrate First-Ever Biometric Smart Card Using Flexible Sensor Compliant with International Standards

By | November 28, 2017

CANNES, France, Nov. 28, 2017 – NEXT Biometrics and Tactilis today demonstrated the first smart card using flexible fingerprint sensor technology compliant with international standards. Tactilis has integrated NEXT’s advanced large area flexible sensor technology into its biometric-system-on-card (BSoC) to deliver a higher level of security and outstanding user experience for the financial, governmental and access control mass… Read More »

DOCOMO Develops Multi-Profile SIM for Smartphones and Tablets

By | November 28, 2017

TOKYO, Nov 28, 2017 – (JCN Newswire) – NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that in collaboration with Gemalto, it has developed the world’s first(1) multi-profile SIM for use through multi-carrier collaborations that can allow users to switch between profiles, which include data such as contract information and telephone numbers, on their smartphone or tablet in each country. The solution… Read More »

IDEX introduces pioneering remote enrolment solution for biometric cards

By | November 27, 2017

27 November 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, has developed a unique new enrolment solution for biometric cards. This revolutionary, low-cost process allows users to enrol conveniently by themselves without the need to visit a branch office which is considered a barrier to mass deployment of biometric cards in the financial payment… Read More »

Coil on Module for contactless ID documents: complete solution with chip and antenna from a single source

By | November 27, 2017

Munich, Germany – 27 November 2017 – The core of electronic ID cards (eID) and passports are powerful and robust security solutions. Security chips in “Coil-on-Module” (CoM) packages offer significant advantages here. Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) is now expanding its internationally proven CoM portfolio with a complete solution for contactless ID documents. The new… Read More »

Bell Mobility Launches eSIM Devices with G+D Mobile Security

By | November 22, 2017

WASHINGTON, Nov. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — G+D Mobile Security, a global leader in the management of digital identities and eSIM technology, has announced a partnership with Bell Mobility to provide an eSIM management solution for Bell customers. With eSIM enabled devices, Bell customers are able to activate and manage their device subscriptions anytime and anywhere.  G+D Mobile Security‘s technology provides secure,… Read More »

CHERRY Smart Card Readers Win American Security Today’s Highest Homeland Security Award

By | November 22, 2017

PLEASANT PRAIRIE, WIS. (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 21, 2017 The prestigious Homeland Security Awards Program was sponsored by American Security Today (AST) magazine, and is regarded as the most comprehensive awards program in the security industry. This awards program was organized by AST to recognize the most distinguished security vendors, as the nation continues to respond to escalating threats from home… Read More »

With SPS “Dual 6” Module, Smart Card Manufacturers Are Ready To Deliver Billion Cards Needed For The Upcoming Migration To Dual Interface Cards In The Americas

By | November 21, 2017

ROUSSET, FRANCE (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 22, 2017 Smart Packaging Solutions, a world leader in contactless and dual interface card manufacturing technologies, is proud to announce its “Dual 6” and “S-Lams®” technologies are ready for integration for smart card manufacturers to benefit from the massive upcoming migration to dual interface cards in the Americas. Already, leading financial institutions in the United… Read More »

Elyctis introduces ID TAB Suite, a software environment that makes development of ID control applications easy for all developers

By | November 20, 2017

With ID TAB Suite, software developers benefit now from a new development environment that makes it easy to develop ID control applications for the ID TAB – 9” series tablet and other Elyctis readers running under Android. PERTUIS, FRANCE, November 20, 2017 – Elyctis, an expert in ID card and ePassport readers, introduces ID TAB Suite, a full… Read More »

By | November 20, 2017

Munich, Germany, Monday 20, November, 2017, – Matica Technologies AG announced its attendance at Trustech2017, the largest global event for trust-based technologies. Matica will reveal pioneering new technology and product releases with a comprehensive portfolio of financial instant issuance and secure ID card issuance at booth Riviera C 050 between 28 – 30 November at The Palais des Festivals, Cannes.… Read More »

Time to Market Drastically Reduced for Banks to Deploy MOTION CODE™

By | November 16, 2017

Turn-key service enabling a fast deployment of MOTION CODE™ cards for the banks MOTION CODE™ replaces the static CVV2 of the payment card with a dynamic one November 16, 2017 01:00 AM Eastern Standard Time COLOMBES, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IDEMIA, the global leader in trusted identities for an increasingly digital world, today announced that MOTION CODE™ cryptograms can be deployed… Read More »

Portrait microholograms from Optaglio

By | November 15, 2017

LOCHOVICE (November 15, 2017) – Optaglio, the global leader in high-resolution security holograms, today announced the introduction of microscopic particles (from 30 micrometers) that include an engraved portrait and full hologram with all visual effects. This innovation makes inspection easier and enhances user interest in protection elements which results in further growth in document security.   “Document security… Read More »

CPI Partners with Zwipe® to Bring Easy Biometric Upgrade to Cabinet-Level Security

By | November 15, 2017

AGOURA HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Chatsworth Products (CPI) has partnered with Zwipe®, a biometric technology company, to deliver a highly secure, easy-to-deploy, dual-factor biometric access control system for data center cabinets with Zwipe Access Cards and CPI Electronic Access Control (EAC) Solutions. Elevating physical access control at the cabinet level provides a higher degree of security and control over IT… Read More »

GLOBALFOUNDRIES, Fudan team to deliver next generation dual interface smart card

By | November 14, 2017

GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Fudan Microelectronics Group today announced they have produced a next generation dual interface CPU card, using GF’s 55nm Low Power Extended (55LPx) technology platform. GF’s 55LPx platform has the capability to integrate multiple functions onto a single chip that results in a secure, low power, and cost effective solution uniquely suited for the Chinese bank card… Read More »

Ingenico Group Reveals Next-Generation of its Mobile PIN Pad Card Reader

By | November 14, 2017

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ingenico Group (Euronext: FR0000125346 – ING), the global leader in seamless payment, today announced the launch of the Moby/8500, the latest addition to the company’s suite of mobile point of sale (mPOS) card readers. Featuring a consumer-friendly, innovative design, the Moby/8500 provides a reliable, consistent and secure experience for both the cardholder and merchant. As one of the… Read More »

Monaco Selects Gemalto’s Innovative Metal Card to Bring Power of Cryptocurrency to Every Wallet

By | November 14, 2017

HONG KONG, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Monaco, the pioneering payments and cryptocurrency platform, announced today that it has selected Gemalto to supply innovative card bodies, among which are high-end metal cards for Monaco’s range of Visa Platinum cards. Such cards, coupled with the Monaco app, deliver perfect interbank exchange rates and up to 2% cryptocurrency cashback on all purchases. In the financial services world,… Read More »

SPS “Hybrid 8” Module Brings Security and Ease of Management to ID Documents

By | November 14, 2017

ROUSSET, FRANCE (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 14, 2017 Smart Packaging Solutions, a world leader in eID documents, introduces “Hybrid 8,” its new module, for hybrid cards (including two chips: one contact and one contactless), an optimized solution that allows last-step embedding, easing the manufacturing process and delivering needs security thanks to simple and reliable processes. With Hybrid 8 module, the manufacturing… Read More »