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Gemalto, Veridos strengthen identity security with eID cards for Macao SAR Government

Gemalto is partnering with Veridos, a German company specializing in Identity Solutions, to supply contactless electronic ​identity cards (eIDs) to the Macao Special Administrative Region Government (Macao SAR Government). Under the collaboration, Gemalto is the subcontractor responsible for providing the physical cards, enhanced with security features and seamlessly inc​orporating Veridos’ operating system software solution. The […]

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National Police Board of Finland and Gemalto win award for new ePassports and eID cards

The National Police Board of Finland and Gemalto have been announced as joint winners of the 2017 Award for Best Regional ID Document, reflecting their successful collaboration on the creation of the Nordic country’s latest ePassport and eID card. The presentation was made by Reconnaissance, organizers of the High Security Printing EMEA Conference on March […]

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Gemalto finalizes the acquisition of 3M’s Identity Management Business

Gemalto has closed the acquisition of 3M’s Identity Management Business after approval by the relevant regulatory and antitrust authorities. Local share transfer formalities are still underway in two countries and are expected to be completed in the second quarter of 2017. This strategic acquisition rounds out Gemalto’s Government Programs offering by adding biometric technologies and more […]

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Gemalto to supply new Digital Identity Solution for the Swedish Tax Agency

Gemalto has been awarded a multi-year contract to supply its eGov authentication platform for online services, Premium Polycarbonate eID cards and a comprehensive Enrollment and Issuance solution to Skatteverket, the Swedish Tax Agency (responsible for national tax collection and administering the population registration). This ID card provides official proof of identity and access to a […]

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The state of New Hampshire and Gemalto go live with a New driver’s license program

Gemalto, through its subsidiary  Marquis ID Systems (MIDS), announces its new driver’s license issuance solution for the New Hampshire Department of Safety’s Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is operational. Last year, New Hampshire’s DMV decided to renew the seven year relationship with Gemalto/MIDS as their driver’s license and identification (DL/ID) provider. Under the new multi-year […]

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Gemalto: consumers aware of online security risks but business are responsible for breaches

Gemalto have released the findings of its 2016 Data Breaches and Customer Loyalty report, revealing that consumers put responsibility for protecting their personal data firmly at the hands of the organizations holding their data – and not themselves. According to the 9,000 consumers surveyed in Australia, Benelux, France, Germany, Russia, UAE, Saudi Arabia, India, Japan, […]

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Uganda speeds visa issuance and strengthens border security with Gemalto Visa Management System

Gemalto, is supplying Uganda’s Directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Control (DCIC) with its Coesys Visa Management that combines swift issuance of all visas and permits with biometric enrollment upon arrival. Gemalto is supporting the new solution with integration, deployment, maintenance and training for Ugandan immigration officers. The new scheme allows the authorities to manage the […]

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Paris Aéroport selects Gemalto to ease and secure passenger flow at border control

Gemalto has been chosen by Paris Aéroport to supply, install and maintain its Coesys Automated Border Control gates, as part of the French PARAFE program (Automated Fast Track Crossing at External Borders). The solution is based on fingerprint recognition and aims to increase capacity and improve traveler experience. Gemalto and its trusted partner Automatic Systems […]

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Gemalto enables trust service providers to roll out eIDAS compliant services in Europe

Gemalto has announced that its Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) portfolio now includes solutions for qualified electronic signatures that enable compliance with the new EU and EFTA-wide eIDAS (Electronic Identification and Services) Regulation. The new regulation sets a common standard for Trusted Services, including electronic signatures, and provides a basis for end-to-end electronic business processes between […]

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Gemalto wins U.S. Government grant for digital driver’s license pilot

Gemalto is partnering with Colorado, Idaho, Maryland, and Washington D.C. to pilot digital driver’s licenses (DDLs). Gemalto received a government grant to support these jurisdictions to pilot the development of a smartphone-based credential, and will implement an interoperable solution of a magnitude not seen before in the market. This partnership includes a two year grant […]

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Norway chooses Gemalto’s fully integrated solution for eID and ePassport

Gemalto has been chosen by the National Police Directorate of Norway (POD) to supply Sealys eID cards, residence permit cards and third generation Sealys ePassports. The new documents will be supported by Gemalto’s Allynis Issuance and Coesys Case Management system which orchestrate all the steps of the citizen application from biometric enrolment to the issuance, […]

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Cameroon tackles identity fraud with Gemalto’s advanced eID solution

Gemalto is supporting DGSN, the General Delegation for National Security in Cameroon, in tackling fraud and document counterfeiting with the deployment of Sealys Color in PC for polycarbonate eID cards, a first in Africa. This innovative approach consists in laser engraving high resolution color photos into the durable Sealys card body to provide Cameroon with […]

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