Tag Archives: eSim

IDEMIA Provides Its Subscription Management to TrueMove H in Thailand to Activate the First eSIM Connected Watch in the Country

By | June 7, 2018

COLOMBES, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The first eSIM connected watch is now available in Thailand, thanks to a launch from TrueMove H. Based on IDEMIA subscription management, or remote SIM provisioning, the technology allows to remotely connect the embedded SIM of the smart watch to TrueMove H without the need to insert a physical SIM card. Indeed, it is a secure… Read More »

Planet Computers announces eSIM capability on Gemini PDA

By | June 6, 2018

• G+D Mobile Security eSIM technology now embedded in Gemini PDA • Gemini users can run dual mobile operator accounts from one device, with downloadable SIM card profiles • Gemini eSIM chip can hold multiple SIM profiles allowing up to 7 different mobile accounts to be available on one device • Gemini available for mobile operator eSIM trials… Read More »

Want to have 4G connectivity on your PC everywhere you go? With Acer and Gemalto you can

By | May 31, 2018

Amsterdam, 31 May 2018 – By 2022, more than 4 in 10 employees around the world are expected to be mobile, according to Strategy Analytics. With an increasing need for workplace mobility, Acer has incorporated Gemalto miniaturized embedded SIM (eSIM) into its Swift 7 laptops to offer ultra-portable always-connected PCs that enable users to be connected on the go. Compliant with… Read More »

Gemalto announces collaboration with Qualcomm Technologies to integrate eSIM innovation into the Snapdragon Mobile PC Platform

By | May 28, 2018

Amsterdam, 28 May 2018 – Gemalto announces a new collaboration that will see its advanced mobile connectivity solutions integrated with Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ mobile PC platform, a product by Qualcomm Technologies Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated. This paves the way for iSIM commercialization on a growing range of Always Connected PCs, laptops and tablets. The effort will support the integration of Gemalto’s eSIM technology and remote… Read More »

India – Apple Watch: Airtel threatens to drag Reliance Jio to court

By | May 21, 2018

The country’s largest telecom operator, Bharti Airtel, has threatened to take legal action against Reliance Jio for blaming it for violating unified licence (UL) conditions relating to setting up of network infrastructure for pairing Apple’s Watch Series 3 with iPhone in the country. “We assure the government that all information relating to customers, network nodes etc along with provisions… Read More »

Govt gives a green signal to eSIMs in India

By | May 18, 2018

he Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on Thursday issued guidelines regarding Embedded SIMs (eSIMs) that are used in devices such as Apple Watch, and machine-to-machine (M2M) communication services in India. Mobile users will not have to buy a new SIM while changing service provider or while buying a new connection, DoT stated in the new guidelines allowing the use… Read More »

India – DoT issues guidelines for M2M number verification, allows eSIMs

By | May 17, 2018

NEW DELHI: The telecom department has asked carriers that are offering machine to machine (M2M) services to follow KYC norms before issuing SIMs for the service which will have restricted features such as calls and data will be limited to one and two numbers, respectively.  In a notice issued on Wednesday, DoT said that in cases where the… Read More »

FIME first lab & tool qualified by GlobalPlatform for consumer eSIM

By | May 15, 2018

Single partner for chip manufacturers to achieve compliance. FIME is the first to have both its test tool and laboratory qualified by GlobalPlatform in line with the GSMA’s latest consumer eUICC SGP.23 specifications and the SIMalliance Interoperable Profile. FIME is now positioned to support both, M2M and consumer eSIM manufacturers, throughout the launch of their eSIM services and… Read More »

Consumer eSIM not likely to happen soon!

By | May 14, 2018

The US Department of Justice is has opened a probe into alleged coordination by AT&T, Verizon Communications and the GSMA, accused of having slowed down the adoption of eSIM standards. When adopted in consumer handsets, eSIMs would allow subscribers to switch between mobile network operators more easily than when they have to purchase a new physical SIM card.… Read More »

India – Reliance Jio wants govt to stop Airtel eSIM on Apple watches

By | May 14, 2018

Rival telecom players Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel have crossed swords yet again with the Mukesh Ambani-led startup accusing the Sunil Bharti Mittal-led firm of violating rules to offer eSIM services on Apple watches. Latest entrant Jio has filed a complaint with the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) alleging that Airtel has located the network node, crucial to provide… Read More »

Arm delivers integrated SIM identity to secure next wave of cellular IoT devices

By | February 21, 2018

February 21, 2018 By Paul Williamson, Vice President and General Manager, IoT Device IP Line of Business, Arm News highlights: Arm introduces new technologies to deliver SIM grade identity for cellular IoT at a cost point that scales to billions of devices Arm® Kigen™ family delivers integrated SIM functionality to IoT SoC designs, and a flexible remote provisioning server… Read More »

Deutsche Telekom Implements G+D Mobile Security’s Solution for eSIM Management of Private Users’ Mobile Devices

By | February 19, 2018

Munich, February 19, 2018 – Deutsche Telekom has conducted a tender process which resulted in G+D Mobile Security being chosen as the supplier for eSIM management of private users’ mobile devices. Deutsche Telekom is thus expanding its eSIM platform, in order to prepare for the increasing availability of mobile devices with a pre-installed embedded SIM card (eSIM), as… Read More »

Gemalto’s Discovery Service boosts on-demand connectivity activation for consumer devices worldwide

By | January 31, 2018

The new solution allows users to easily activate their mobile subscription of their eSIM-enabled consumer IoT devices ​​Austin, TX,  31 January 2018 – Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announces its newSubscription Management​ Discovery Service solution. This initiative sets new standards of freedom for all users of eSIM-connected devices, such as smartwatches, tablets, connected PCs and many more. It simplifies the customer’s… Read More »

IDEMIA Announces Acquisition of Otono Networks and Its eSIM Orchestration Solution

By | January 23, 2018

COLOMBES, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity for an increasingly digital world, today announced the acquisition of Otono Networks and its industry-leading eSIM orchestration technology. Together, IDEMIA and Otono will offer a comprehensive eSIM lifecycle management solution to simplify the adoption of eSIM for both mobile operators (MNOs) and device manufacturers (OEMs). This acquisition marks the… 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 »

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 »

Gemalto LTE-M IoT technology paves the way for widespread adoption

By | October 31, 2017

Verizon certifies Gemalto LTE-M platform that delivers highly efficient 4G IoT connectivity  Provides compatibility with Gemalto’s On Demand Connectivity for simplified IoT remote subscription management Amsterdam – October 31st, 2017 – Billions of new Internet of Things (IoT) devices are expected before 2020[1] but the majority of these do not require the full capabilities of 4G cellular networks. Emerging Low-Power… Read More »

G+D Mobile Security and Microsoft partner to provide secure and seamless eSIM solutions for Microsoft Windows 10 devices

By | October 25, 2017

Munich (Germany), October 25, 2017 – G+D Mobile Security, an industry leader in eSIM Management and secure connectivity, is pleased to announce its partnership with Microsoft to release an eSIM solution for Microsoft Windows 10. This partnership introduces an end-to-end (E2E) eSIM Management solution which will largely redefine the consumer connectivity experience with Microsoft Windows devices. Microsoft Windows… Read More »

Truphone announces Cellnetrix acquisition to drive aggressive expansion into IOT and eSIM

By | October 17, 2017

New strategic acquisition to power global expansion plans, build strategic partnerships & develop new IoT services Truphone, the first global mobile operator, announces today it has entered into a binding agreement to acquire Cellnetrix Group, a pioneering secure SIM OS solutions provider. Headquartered in Munich, Germany – Cellnetrix provides innovative secure embedded products, which have powered over 250 million… Read More »