Category Archives: Partnerships

De La Rue and OPTEL agree to new strategic partnership to tackle increasing demand in the brand protection market

By | May 21, 2018

De La Rue and OPTEL today announced a strategic partnership to address the growing threat of global counterfeiting.  De La Rue is the global leader in anti-counterfeit solutions as well as the world’s largest printer of both currency and passports.  OPTEL is the leading provider of end-to-end traceability systems for diverse industries. The company’s renowned solutions help stop product counterfeiting,… Read More »

Fingerprints’ Sensor In The First Biometric Contactless Smartcard Reference For China By CV Microelectronic

By | May 14, 2018

CV Microelectronic of China, a provider of Secure Elements, and Fingerprints are pleased to be cooperating to bring the first biometric contactless smartcard reference for the domestic Chinese market. The reference card, called SecTouch, is contactless and has no battery. It uses a sensor from the ultra-thin FPC1300-series, which has ultra-low power consumption with superior biometric performance, a… Read More »

SmartMetric Is Now Actively Offering It’s Biometric Multifunction Security Access And ID Card In South America Through Grupo DATCO

By | May 9, 2018

NEW YORK, May 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB:SMME), the maker of the biometric activated and protected multifunction cyber access, building access and identity security card, has entered into a sales and marketing agreement with one of the largest companies in the security infrastructure industry in South America, Grupo Datco. SmartMetric is a leader in biometric… Read More »

IDEX’s remote enrolment solution featured by Mastercard

By | May 1, 2018

1 May 2018 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, is pleased to announce that Mastercard has been working with them in the development of a remote self-enrolment solution to enable convenient and secure mass enrolment for biometric cards. “We are very pleased to have partnered with Mastercard to develop the remote enrolment… Read More »

JCBI and Far Eastern Bank sign a new partnership on acquiring and issuing of JCB cards

By | April 26, 2018

26 April 2018, Vladivostok, Russia & Tokyo, Japan: JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co. Ltd, and Far Eastern Bank, one of the largest banks in the Russian Far East and Eastern Siberia, today announced the signing of a license agreement on acquiring and issuing of JCB cards. According to the terms of… Read More »

CIMB Niaga launches a new product with JCB, CIMB Niaga Indosat Ooredoo Card

By | April 19, 2018

April 19, 2018 Jakarta: PT Bank CIMB Niaga Tbk, PT Indosat Tbk and PT JCB International Indonesia, a subsidiary of JCB International Co., Ltd. which is the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., have launched a credit card of CIMB Niaga Indosat Ooredoo Card. The launch of the product was conducted by CIMB Niaga Consumer Business Director,… Read More »

Areeba, Gemalto And Zwipe Officially Launch Partnership And Announce The First Biometric Payment Card Pilot In The Middle East With Visa

By | April 15, 2018

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – 15 APRIL 2018 – Digital security world leader Gemalto and biometric technology company Zwipe have partnered with areeba, a financial and payment technology company in the Middle East and Africa, with the support of Unilux Cards, to pilot Visa’s first battery-less dual interface biometric payment card (chip- and contactless-enabled) in the Middle East. The biometric payment… Read More »

Matica XID8300 certified for leading security platform OnGuard by Lenel Technologies

By | March 19, 2018

Greenville, SC, USA, Monday 19 March, 2018 – LENEL Technologies, a global leader in advanced security systems, has successfully completed the cerfitication of Matica’s XID8300 retransfer card printer with OnGuard for printing and magnetic encoding. OnGuard hardware’s compatibility chart for versions 7.3 and 7.4 has been recently published by Lenel reflecting this compatibility. Lenel’s OnGuard is an open security platform, which integrates seamlessly with OnGuard… Read More »

GlobalPlatform and IoT Connectivity Alliance Sign Memorandum of Understanding

By | March 19, 2018

19 March 2018 – A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been agreed between industry associations GlobalPlatform and the IoT Connectivity Alliance (ICA). The two technical bodies will work to develop and promote a standardized approach to Internet of Things (IoT) security based on secure component technology. This will reduce the cost and streamline the development of large-scale consumer and industrial IoT deployments. The… Read More »

CardLab and Thai British Secure Printing, TBSP forms strong alliance for future high security cards.

By | March 6, 2018

CardLab is very proud to announce that we on February 22nd 2018 have entered into a long term strategic agreement with Thai British Secure Printing, TBSP in Thailand securing CardLab technologies will be available in card products from TBSP. The agreement means that TBSP have obtained a license to all CardLab technologies and in short time will start to… Read More »

MeReal Biometrics announces an exciting new partnership with top French access control solution provider EuroStation

By | February 21, 2018

Wednesday 21st February, 2018 (Hong Kong) – Advanced security technology company MeReal Biometrics is pleased to announce a new partnership with leading French access control and security solution provider EuroStation. EuroStation, a provider of security solutions to hotel groups, casinos and television production companies, will now offer the revolutionary MeReal Biometrics powered fingerprint smartcard in its service offering.… Read More »

NMI Agrees to Acquire Creditcall to Expand EMV and Omnichannel Capabilities

By | February 20, 2018

ROSELLE, Ill.& BRISTOL, England–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NMI, a leading provider of payments enablement technology for independent sales organizations (ISOs), independent software vendors (ISVs), value-added resellers (VARs) and payment facilitators, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Creditcall, an omnichannel payment gateway and EMV solutions provider. With offices in Bristol, England, and New York, and customers throughout many regions… Read More »

Entrust Datacard and Gemalto partner to deploy effortless and affordable instant issuance

By | February 7, 2018

Austin, TX – 7 February, 2018 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 – GTO), the world leader in digital security and  #1 payment card supplier, has joined forces with Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology solutions, to provide a unique, SaaS-based instant issuance solution for U.S. financial institutions. Instant issuance is a must-have for financial institutions In 2006,… Read More »

Entrust Datacard and Gemalto partner to deploy effortless and affordable instant issuance

By | February 7, 2018

Austin, TX – 7 February, 2018 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 – GTO), the world leader in digital security and  #1 payment card supplier, has joined forces with Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology solutions, to provide a unique, SaaS-based instant issuance solution for U.S. financial institutions. Instant issuance is a must-have for financial institutions In… Read More »

Cardtek And Priority Group Holdings Announce Partnership to Deliver Next Generation Payment Solutions, in Africa

By | January 18, 2018

Cardtek, the world’s leading provider of innovative end-to-end payment solutions and technology, today announced its partnership with Priority Group Holdings, a leading system integrator company which provides new technology platforms for a diverse network of clients operating in the healthcare, education and financial industries, to deliver payment solutions and services around Cardtek Payment Platform in Africa PRETORIA & ISTANBUL, JAN. 18,… Read More »

First Data and JCB enable JCB J/Speedy contactless acceptance with key merchants in Hong Kong

By | December 18, 2017

Hong Kong and Tokyo, Dec 18, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., has launched JCB J/Speedy in partnership with First Data Corporation (First Data) in Hong Kong. JCB J/Speedy is the JCB brand contactless payment solution. JCB J/Speedy users simply tap their card or mobile phone on a reader… Read More »

Kona I and Linxens Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreement

By | December 11, 2017

KONA I, a global FinTech leader and a state-of-the-art smartcards and payment solutions provider and Linxens, a global leader in the design and manufacture of microconnectors for smartcards and RFID Antennas & Inlays have signed a strategic cooperation agreement. Through the agreement the companies aim to conquer new markets in response to the growing smart card and secure identity markets.… Read More »

Idemia and FlexiGroup To Launch Australia’s First MOTION CODETM Credit Card

By | December 7, 2017

COLOMBES, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IDEMIA, the global leader in trusted identities for an increasingly digital world, today announces its partnership with FlexiGroup, Australia’s market leader in Point of Sale consumer and commercial finance to launch Australia’s first MOTION CODETM credit card. Developed by IDEMIA (formerly known as OT-Morpho), the MOTION CODETM credit card1 is a high-tech payment card with a dynamic security code (CVV2)… Read More »

IDEX partners with Feitian Technologies to advance biometric smart card deployment

By | November 28, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 28 November 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for worldwide mass markets, has partnered with Feitian Technologies in commercialising a dual interface biometric smart card for deployment in multiple use cases. Leveraging IDEX’s market leading off-chip biometric sensor technology, Feitian has developed a contact and contactless smart card for use in a variety of… Read More »

Identiv Continues Worldwide Smart Card Reader and Credential Distribution Expansion in Partnership with Market Leader in Smart Card Technology

By | November 28, 2017

FREMONT, Calif., Nov. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Identiv, Inc. (NASDAQ:INVE) today announced the company has entered into a distribution partnership with Universal Smart Cards, a market leader in the implementation of smart chip cards and technology. Identiv’s comprehensive, affordable, high-security smart card reader and credential portfolio is now available to more organizations in the U.S., Europe, and worldwide. Part of the company’s… Read More »