Tag Archives: France

Smart Security Week

By | September 25, 2017

Smart Security Week combines 4 conferences dedicated to the innovations that make digital security smarter in complementary domains:  – Secure identification, authentication and regulation at World e-ID and Cybersecurity –Individual Recognition for Global Development at Identity World – IoT security-by-design technologies and applications at Connect Security World –Predictive Technologies & Threat Intelligence for Cybersecurity at Security Automation World Smart Security Week… Read More »

STMicroelectronics Enters the CAC40 Paris Stock Index

By | September 9, 2017

Geneva, September 8, 2017 – The Euronext Scientific Board on Indices announced on September 7, 2017 its decision to include STMicroelectronics (“ST”) in the CAC 40 index, the primary index of the Paris stock exchange, where the Company is listed. This decision will take effect after the closing of the Paris Stock Exchange on September 15, 2017. Carlo Ferro, Chief… Read More »

G+D Mobile Security acquires CPS Technologies from OT-Morpho

By | June 9, 2017

Munich (Germany), June 9, 2017 – G+D Mobile Security has signed an agreement to acquire the personalization bureau CPS Technologies from OT-Morpho. This completes G+D Mobile Security’s comprehensive offering for the French market. The closing of this transaction is subject to regulatory approvals. G+D Mobile Security expects to benefit particularly from CPS Technologies’ high-tech bank card personalization and… Read More »

Biometrics and Smart Cards to Converge at Trustech 2017

By | May 3, 2017

Organizers have officially announced the next edition of the Trustech expo. First established more than 30 years ago as the smart cards-focused Cartes Secure Connexions conference, the annual event rebranded last year as Trustech to more fully incorporate the converging areas of payments and secure identification under the umbrella concept of trust-based technologies. This year’s event carries the subtitle “Pay,… Read More »

Notre Dame to issue contactless cards

By | April 26, 2017

Barcodes will soon be a thing of the past at the University of Notre Dame, where beginning this summer the Irish1Card Office will start issuing new contactless cards. The new, multi-technology credentials will retain the magnetic stripe that Notre Dame has long utilized and will for the first time feature chip technology. The story for Notre Dame’s Irish1Card is the same… Read More »

UK – First UK ePassport Gates opened in Paris

By | March 3, 2017

The British Ambassador to France, Lord Llewellyn and the Director-General of Border Force, Sir Charles Montgomery opened the UK’s first overseas ePassport Gates on 2 March 201. In a ceremony at the UK’s border control at Paris Gare du Nord, the Ambassador hailed the positive changes the gates would bring to passengers. ePassport Gates use the latest technology… Read More »

Safran: 2016 annual results

By | February 24, 2017

Objectives met or exceeded, further operational progress in 2016 Smooth entry into service of LEAP, transition on track Strategic milestones: closing of launcher JV with Airbus, ongoing sale of Security activities and planned acquisition of Zodiac Aerospace 2017-20 Financial ambition re-affirmed   Paris, February 24, 2017  All figures in this press release represent adjusted[1] data and continuing operations,… Read More »

OT and ERCOM Partner to Introduce Cryptosmart SIM-Powered, the Best Solution to Encrypt Mobile Communications on SAMSUNG Consumer Devices

By | February 20, 2017

February 20, 2017 COLOMBES, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Oberthur Technologies (OT), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions, today announces its international collaboration with Samsung and Ercom, a leading company in the mobile communication security industry, to jointly develop and launch Cryptosmart SIM-powered. OT and ERCOM have partnered to introduce Cryptosmart SIM-powered relying on an… Read More »

Safran Identity & Security selected as the future exclusive supplier of the French health system’s cards

By | February 14, 2017

Safran Identity & Security has been selected by the GIE SESAM-Vitale to ensure the development, manufacture and personalization of the French health insurance cards, the “Vitale” cards. Through a six-year contract, the company will supply all the industrial services to ensure the delivery of the Vitale health e-cards which are necessary for the identification, the authentication and the… Read More »

Evolis publishes 2016 results

By | January 19, 2017

French card printer manufacturer Evolis has announced its results for 2016, recording consolidated sales of 76.9 million euros during the year. During the fourth quarter of 2016, it posted sales of 20.7 million euros, a 12.5% increase on the same period in 2015. Evolis says this was achieved due to significant growth in the IT office channels business… Read More »

SPS thinnest inlay brings additional security features to passport polycarbonate datapage

By | November 24, 2016

November 24, 2016 Smart Packaging Solutions (SPS) introduces one of the thinnest inlay in the world that expands into the hinge of a passport bringing new security features thanks to its ability to embed a specific image for each government while making the assembly easier for passport manufacturers. ROUSSET, FRANCE, November 24, 2016 – Smart Packaging Solutions, a… Read More »