Simplified border controls: Namibia and Botswana lead the way
With simplified border controls, countries can achieve more than just ensuring good neighborly relations. They can also reap tangible economic benefits, explains Veridos, the world's leading provider of integrated identity solutions.
G+D strengthens position in IoT market with acquisition of MECOMO AG
International security technology group Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) has acquired MECOMO AG, a specialist in tracking and tracing solutions, with the contract signed today. MECOMO, based in Munich/Unterschleissheim, Germany, is a software systems house that provides end-to-end (E2E) telematics solutions for industrial and logistics enterprises. Founded in 2000, the company is the market leader in German-speaking Europe for the digitalization of fleet-based logistics processes. In addition, its connected solutions promote climate-friendly operations in supply chains where goods are shipped via different modes of transport. Through the acquisition of MECOMO, G+D becomes an IoT solution provider with a complete end-to-end portfolio for customers in the transportation and logistics sector. Both parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price.
G+D receives IACA Excellence in Currency Award for the Green Banknote
The IACA Excellence in Currency Award is presented by the International Association of Currency Affairs (IACA) for the best new environmental sustainability project in the banknote sector. Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) has now been honored with this award for its “Green Banknote”.
Veridos, a global leader in integrated identity solutions, presents a new solution for facilitating seamless travel. VeriGO MobileTravel Assist enables users to transfer personal data from their electronic passport to their smartphone via an app, which afterwards can be used to register for travel, to apply for visas or even to provide personal information to healthcare applications. The recipients of the data benefit from an easy-to-integrate solution to process high-quality data records.
Veridos and Matsoukis celebrate 50 years of government business
Half a century ago, Veridos and Matsoukis began their partnership: An order from Giesecke+Devrient (G+D), which later started Veridos together with the Bundesdruckerei, evolved into a leading global manufacturer of identity documents: Veridos Matsoukis.
Growing digital business ensures strong fiscal year 2022 for Giesecke+Devrient
The digital transformation of Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) has proven to be a guarantee of success. Despite a challenging environment, the international technology group posted strong results in fiscal year 2022, and its order books are already well filled for the current year.
Scania uses a new platform solution from G+D for connected trucks
Scania, manufacturer of commercial vehicles, is developing a new connectivity platform-as-service solution in close cooperation with Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) and G+D subsidiary Pod Group. The new solution serves as a central management portal for management of eSIMs in commercial vehicles and for the control of all IoT activities, such as connecting mobile network operators. The global rollout of the solution will take place by the end of 2023.
Goodbye passwords, hello fingerprint – G+D simplifies access to digital services for bank customers
Although banks have mastered the use of passwords, customers increasingly look for more seamless but still secure ways to access their digital services. Banks recognizing this need can leverage the G+D Convego® AUTH-U solution, offering banks biometrics-based ways to authenticate their customers for banking and transaction approvals in a fast, easy, and reliable way. A fingerprint or facial scan is all that is needed for secure, two-factor authenticated access across all channels, be it mobile apps or in a web browser.