Veridos launches new color image technology
Berlin, December 10, 2018 – World-leading identity solutions provider Veridos has announced the release of a new security feature that will allow governments to apply secure, durable and vibrant color ID photos with high process flexibility. Veridos now offers two color image methods for polycarbonate identity documents: POLYCORE® technology and a new solution to be showcased at this week’s APSCA Border Management and Identity Conference.
Transatel and G+D sign with Scania to provide trucks with machine-to-machine connectivity worldwide
Transatel and Giesecke+Devrient Mobile Security (G+D) are making public today their partnership to enable Scania’s embedded telematics units with global connectivity. Scania already provides its customers with a telematics service but is now going one step further, as it is looking to deploy worldwide. In this context, Scania needed a fully eUICC-compliant solution (provided by G+D), supported by a global, flexible and secure technical platform (provided by Transatel). Transatel will offer Scania their competitive data prices worldwide, as well their core value proposition for all IoT players: a one-time integration for a global deployment.
G+D Currency Technology Equips Complete Banknote Series for Armenia on Hybrid Substrate
Munich, November 22, 2018 – G+D Currency Technology and Louisenthal produced the new banknote series for Armenia, issued by the country’s Central Bank on November 22, 2018. The series consists of six denominations: 50,000, 20,000, 10,000, 5,000, 2,000, and 1,000 dram and is entirely based on Hybrid substrate.
Veridos launches mobile facial authentication solution for eGovernment services
Berlin, October 23, 2018 – World-leading identity solutions provider Veridos today announced the release of a facial authentication solution called VeriGO® TrueID, which is set to enable the next generation of eGovernment services and as such presents a crucial opportunity for all governments seeking to keep pace in the ever-evolving digital landscape. It also brings clear benefits for citizens, making a convenient and secure solution available when renewing identity documents, for example.
Major investment in Uganda: Veridos and UPPC establish local security printing factory
Berlin/Kampala, 4 October 2018 – World-leading identity solutions provider Veridos
today announced the start of a major investment project in the Republic of Uganda.
The company entered into 15-year-partnership with the government of Uganda to
provide the country’s citizens with all relevant security documents. A new joint
venture, Uganda Security Printing Company (USPC), has been created by German
Veridos and the state-owned Uganda Printing and Publishing Corporation (UPPC)
specifically for this wide-ranging project.
Veridos builds high-tech ID factory with Iraqi government
Berlin/Baghdad, September 25, 2018 – Together with the Iraqi Ministry of Interior, world-leading identity solutions provider Veridos is building a new identity document factory in the Republic of Iraq. The production site will be located in the capital, Baghdad, and enables the country to independently produce its own electronic ID cards and passports on site. Veridos will also provide all relevant services and maintenance activities.
Veridos supplies new, highly-secure driver licenses and ID cards for Ohio
Veridos, a world-leading identity solutions provider, supplies new driver licenses and ID cards to the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV), a division of the Ohio Department of Public Safety. The contract includes the annual production of more than three million cards at a secure, local issuance facility in Ohio. The change from an over-the-counter issuance process to a central issuance model with advanced security features promotes security for all Ohio residents.
Samsung’s new Galaxy Watch Smartwatch Uses G+D Mobile Security’s eSIM Technology for Seamless Connectivity
Yesterday, Samsung Mobile globally launched the next generation of their successful Samsung Gear smartwatch, the Samsung Galaxy Watch. The powerful and feature rich smartwatch integrates a consumer embedded SIM (eSIM) solution, exclusively supplied by G+D Mobile Security. This latest generation of Samsung smartwatches supports remote profile management over-the-air with mobile network operators (MNOs) in all regions. Consumers benefit from a user-friendly connectivity and seamless device management.
Giesecke+Devrient Successfully Places a Bonded Loan of 200 Million Euros
Global security technology group Giesecke+Devrient has, for the first time in its history, placed a bonded loan in the amount of 200 million Euros. The company is thus taking advantage of the favorable conditions on the capital market. In view of the high demand from investors, the original target volume was more than doubled.