Category Archives: Partnerships

IDEX and Card Tech extend partnership to deliver a biometric card module

By | March 2, 2017

March 2, 2017 –  IDEX and Card Tech have extended their partnership to collaborate with a top-tier card integrator to deliver a biometric card module solution using IDEX’s flexible, ISO compliant off-chip fingerprint sensor and Card Tech’s electronic system expertise and patented technology for secure biometric card products. The program targets mass deployable smartcard programs in the government ID… Read More »

Giesecke & Devrient and Huawei OceanConnect cooperate on marketing and deployment of global Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem

By | February 27, 2017

27-Feb-2017 |  Munich,  Germany Munich (Germany) – G&D and Huawei have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to join forces for global marketing and deployment of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. Under the terms of the agreement G&D is providing its AirOn eSIM management solution to integrate with Huawei’s open OceanConnect IoT ecosystem. The combined solution provides seamless connectivity… Read More »

Barclaycard signs new bPay partnerships to embed contactless payment technology in watches and jewellery

By | February 24, 2017

February 24, 2018 Barclaycard has agreed two new partnerships that will see its bPay payment technology embedded into high street jewellery and watch brands, expanding the range of wearable devices that can be used to make contactless transactions in the UK. The agreements are designed to complement bPay’s proprietary range – which comprises a wristband, fob, sticker and… Read More »

OT and Telenor Group Partner to be Ahead of the SIM DIigitalization Era

By | February 23, 2017

February 23, 2017 OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products and services, today announces that OT has been selected by Telenor Group, one of the largest mobile telecommunication companies, to launch OT’s subscription management technology for eUICC for both consumer and M2M markets. This partnership is a new step in the acceleration of… Read More »

Oberthur Technologies’s testimony on its partnership with Evolis

By | February 22, 2017

Oberthur Technologies’s testimony on its partnership with Evolis and a successful banking project in Europe. Oberthur Technologies is an industry leader in centralized card issuance. Therefore the move in its product offering to instant card issuance was a natural evolution for OT to get the card to the consumer in an immediate way. In this video Oberthur explains… Read More »

HID Global Partners with Infineon Technologies (IFX) to Enhance Card Flexibility for e-ID/Smart Card Manufacturers

By | February 21, 2017

News Highlights: Partnership with Infineon Technologies AG to incorporate secure microcontroller chips in new HID Global ultra-thin Polycarbonate (PC) ePrelaminate inlay solution. Ultra-thin PC ePrelaminate inlay is ideal for electronic ID (e-ID) cards and is more than 30 percent thinner than other alternatives, freeing space for added security features. Leverages patented HID DBond™ (Direct Bonding) technology for added… Read More »

Gemalto and Microsoft join forces to provide seamless connectivity for Windows 10 devices

By | February 21, 2017

Amsterdam, February 21, 2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is presenting the newest release of its On Demand Connectivity and eSIM technology for Windows 10 devices, in connection with Microsoft. Gemalto’s release is compliant with the latest specifications and guidelines for remote SIM provisioning as laid out by the GSM Association (GSMA),… 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

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 advanced SIM card technology to encrypt… 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 »

Norwegian Minister of Trade Introduces Partnership Between Zwipe and Hitachi High-Tech to Major Japanese Companies

By | February 2, 2017

TOKYO, JAPAN– 26 January 2017, – Biometric technology company Zwipe was introduced this week to major card manufacturers and companies working in Fintech by Monica Mæland, the Norwegian Minister of Trade at a seminar organized and hosted by Zwipe’s partner in Japan, Hitachi High-Technologies. The purpose of the visit by the Minister was to meet with Japanese and… Read More »

STMicroelectronics Teams with Mobile-Payment Partners to Create Turnkey, Certification-Ready Solution for Wearable Devices

By | January 4, 2017

Mobile payments may go mainstream on wearable devices like smartwatches by taking advantage of a new ready-to-use payment solution containing technology from STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM) , a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications. ST, G&D, and FitPay have used ST’s security chip to jointly create the first secure hardware and software solution that… Read More »

Giesecke & Devrient announces shareholder investment in Korean Smart Card Company Solacia Inc.

By | December 21, 2016

Munich (Germany), December 21, 2016 –Global leader in mobile security solutions G&D plans to invest in Solacia, an affiliate of Hansol Group, in order to move closer to major OEM customer and to strenghten the cooperation on innovative new business fields such as IoT and Connected Cars. G&D will hold 16.29% of Solacia’s shares as a result of… Read More »

StarChip and Cortus announce a strategic partnership to deliver Secure Solutions for the IoT, M2M and Industry 4.0 markets

By | November 2, 2016

Paris, November 2nd 2016 StarChip, a dynamic semiconductor company (subsidiary of Safran Identity & Security), and Cortus, a technology leader in low power, 32-bit processor IP, today announced a new strategic collaboration to deliver secure solutions for the Internet of Things, Machine to Machine and Industry 4.0 markets. This partnership will combine StarChip‘s expertise in hardware security with… Read More »

Zwipe and Chinese Tech Group Kuang-Chi Announce Joint Venture

By | October 31, 2016

OSLO, NORWAY and SHENZHEN, CHINA – 31 October 2016- Biometric tech company Zwipe and Kuang-Chi establishes joint venture to create commercial platform in China for Zwipe’s ground-breaking biometric authentication technology, the first and only fingerprint technology to operate without batteries. Zwipe. a biometric tech company and a global leader in biometric authentication technology, today announced an agreement to… Read More »

FPC, Zwipe Announce Strategic Partnership in Biometric Smart Cards

By | February 23, 2016

Fingerprint Cards and Zwipe have entered into a strategic partnership, the companies have announced. It’s all about smart cards. Zwipe has developed a system integrating fingerprint scanning into a smart card form factor, and moreover one that has the capability to harvest energy from card reader terminals as it swipes via NFC. Originally designed to address the payments… Read More »

Photon Future Invests in Zwipe

By | October 15, 2015

Biometric card developer Zwipe has raised $5 million in equity funding from Photon Future Ltd., the company has announced. Photon Future is a subsidiary of Kuang-Chi Group, an investor in innovative technologies. In a statement acknowledging the investment, Zwipe CEO Kim Kristian Humborstad explained that it would help the company in “preparing to expand our global reach and… Read More »