Category Archives: Products

The first Common point related Card to be issued in Vietnam

By | December 20, 2017

Hanoi and Tokyo, Dec 20, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Group (VNPT), a major telecommunication group in Vietnam; Vietinbank, one of the largest state-owned banks in Vietnam and JCB International Co. Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd. (“JCB”), today announced the launch of the Vietinbank-VNPT-JCB Co-branded card (Vpoint Card) in Vietnam. The… Read More »

KEOLABS brings full coverage of NFC certification needs: devices, readers and tags

By | December 20, 2017

With its approval for all functions of the NFC Forum specification, including devices, readers and tags, KEOLABS now provides the most suitable test solution for developers, vendors and test labs alike.  20 December, 2017, Salon de Provence, FRANCE – The NFC Forum Certification Program now covers tags and readers in addition to the formerly existing ‘universal’ certification, which targeted only… Read More »

DERMALOG Enables Secure Access to Electronic Passports

By | December 18, 2017

HAMBURG, Germany, December 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The German Federal Office for Information Security has certified DERMALOG‘s “ePassport MRTDAPI“ inspection software. The innovation leader in biometrics thus offers a secure and reliable solution for checking electronic ID documents. Thanks to biometrics, official documents are better protected against counterfeiting. For example, passports today not only consist of visible authenticity features such as holograms or imprints,… Read More »

Ghana – National ID Project Officially Begins In January 2018

By | December 18, 2017

LARGE SCALE rollout of national ID cards to Ghanaians will begin next month as government finishes the ground works for the exercise to be carried out at the regional level by the National Identification Authority, Vice-President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has said. According to him, the government has planned to start issuing significant volumes of the national ID cards… Read More »

B2 Payment Solutions Announces the Addition of U.S. EMV and Contactless Debit Test Card Set to its Extensive Portfolio of Test Cards

By | December 13, 2017

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–B2 Payment Solutions Inc. (B2), an organization providing best-in-class products and services for the payment industry, announced today that they have introduced a new U.S. debit test card set into their product portfolio. Developed specifically for the U.S. market, the UL USA EMV Debit Test Card set allows organizations to test and demonstrate payment acceptance devices to… Read More »

Fingerprints And Linxens Are Partnering On The Next Technology Breakthrough For Contactless Biometric Payment Cards

By | December 13, 2017

World-leading biometrics company Fingerprint Cards (Fingerprints) is proud to partner with Linxens, a global leader in the design and manufacture of microconnectors for smartcards and RFID Antennas & Prelams®. In this cooperation, targeted towards card manufacturers, Linxens is bringing a new high performing contactless fingerprint-on-card Prelam® to the market and Fingerprints is providing the recently announced T-Shape™ sensor… Read More »

Deploy your digital payment solution securely and easily via Gemalto’s platform connected to Mastercard® and Visa

By | December 12, 2017

Amsterdam, 12 December,  2017 – Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announces that its Trusted Service Hub (TSH) can now offer a single gateway enabling issuers to connect to the Mastercard and Visa tokenization services, simplifying the way financial institutions can launchmobile payment services. Banks and other issuers are increasingly deploying multiple payment schemes for their mobile payment offering. Gemalto’s cloud-based… Read More »

American Express to Provide Additional Flexibility to Merchants By Eliminating Signature Requirements Worldwide

By | December 11, 2017

NEW YORK, December 11, 2017 —  American Express today announced it is eliminating the requirement for merchants to collect Card Members’ signatures for all purchase transactions at the point of sale beginning in April 2018. The move, which applies globally to all American Express-accepting merchants, will help provide a more consistent and simplified checkout experience for merchants and Card… Read More »

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 »