FIME today announces that it has been approved by PayCert to perform a full spectrum of testing services in line with PURE specification. The latest approval enables terminal, card and cloud-based application vendors to ensure the interoperability, functionality and security of their PURE solutions quickly and efficiently. FIME has already successfully completed the evaluation of the first PURE terminal product and the first Certification Letter has been issued by PayCert.
FIME and Barnes’ joint personalization validation tool meets latest Mastercard PVT qualification requirements
FIME and Barnes International today announce that their jointly-developed personalization validation tool (PVT) has been qualified against the latest Mastercard PVT requirements, version 10.1 (Release 2017-1). FIME believes that the PVT significantly accelerates the certification and launch of secure chip products, for issuers, card manufacturers and personalization bureaus. These products include contact, contactless and dual interface EMV® cards, as well as near field communication (NFC) and contactless-enabled solutions such as smartphones and wearable devices.
M2MD Technologies and Giesecke & Devrient announce the availability of a secure Communications Gateway. In addition to comprehensive security, the Communications Gateway allows automakers to quickly connect to the vehicle, execute commands more rapidly, and effectively manage costs.
With more connected vehicles on the road, the need for strong security and efficient communications is paramount to the safety of the driver and the vehicle. M2MD and G&D formed a strategic partnership, combining their expertise to improve both security and connectivity speed. The secure Communications Gateway merges M2MD’s proprietary security solutions with G&D’s expertise in encryption, key management, and highly secure hosting capabilities.
Die Materna GmbH investiert weiter in den Ausbau des Geschäftsbereichs Public Sector. Seit dem 1. Oktober 2016 ist Johannes Rosenboom zuständig für die Geschäftsfeldentwicklung im Behördensegment des IT-Dienstleisters. Als Vice President Business Development verantwortet Johannes Rosenboom die Weiterentwicklung und den Ausbau des Branchenportfolios für die öffentliche Verwaltung.
ETSI welcomes the recognition by the White House of our participation in an international group developing a Smart City Framework. The announcement comes on the opening of the Smart Cities Week event in Washington D.C. The group, composed of NIST, ANSI, the U.S. Green Building Council, the Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Science, ICT, and Future Planning, the Italian Energy and Innovation Agency, ETSI and the FIWARE Foundation, is developing a consensus framework for Smart City architectures, building upon existing standards and specifications. The objective is to develop a common white paper on consensus principles for Smart City architectures, derived from comparative analyses of existing concepts and their mapping to smart city deployments.
Otono Networks and G&D Announce Partnership to Offer eSIM Advanced Enablement Services to Mobile Carriers
Networks and Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) will team up at the Competitive Carriers Association’s 2016 Annual Convention to announce a partnership to offer advanced eSIM enablement and management services in the global market for device connectivity.
Cathay United Bank deploys Gemalto’s mobile-based authentication solution to secure online banking in Taiwan
Gemalto supports Cathay United Bank, a leading bank in Taiwan, in securing its online banking services. Gemalto's Ezio Mobile suite enables CUB's customers to securely access their bank's services from their PCs, tablets, and smartphones, using their mobiles as authentication device. As a result, CUB is able to offer an enhanced user experience to its customers, save costs, and meet a new government regulation requiring Two-Factor Authentication (2FA). Gemalto will also provide support and maintenance services for smooth deployment of the solution.