Giesecke & Devrient offers insights into current developments and trends
Based on some 160 years’ experience of security technologies, we at Giesecke & Devrient are using our products and solutions to actively shape one of the most important trends of the future – security. The increasing need for security is invading every area of our modern networked life. This applies as much to international payment transactions as to telecommunications, mobile communications, the Internet, company IT networks, travel and transport, and even the healthcare system.
To ensure a secure future, increasing numbers of countries are turning to chip cards.
ColourShift combines an attractive design with the key criteria of distinctiveness, uniqueness and counterfeit protection.
More and more devices are getting “smart.” The automotive industry is a pioneer in this field.
Mobile data traffic is projected to hit 130 exabytes in 2016, the capacity equivalent of 33 billion DVDs.
Cash center software
Productivity and control in a cash center can be increased considerably with the right software that can be adapted to individual processes.
Open standards in local transportation
The OSPT Alliance is committed to an open standard that is fast, flexible, and cost-efficient.
The unique security thread RollingStar combines high-tech innovation and elegance.
Banknotes in circulation
How long does our money actually last for? Banknotes wear out over time. But how long does our money last for?
Aesthetics, counterfeit protection, easy to handle for both people and machines – modern banknote design has to cover a lot of bases.
With a comprehensive Remote Service offer, G&D minimizes breakdowns and stoppages.
With Hybrid, an innovative combination of cotton and polymer, banknotes are more durable.
Intelligent security features provide companies and users with modern product protection.
An integrated cash-processing solution can dramatically improve the quality and efficiency of their cash operations.
The secure smartphone
The growing use of mobile services on smartphones and mobile devices requires new security concepts.
With cloud services, mobility, and the Internet of Things bringing always-on connectivity to potentially every device and situation. G&D meets this challenge with an integrated security solutions portfolio.
Our lives have become digital and global. Discover our security solutions ensuring that our data is safe and that the connected society lives up to its full potential.
The pace of market change is also increasing. This requires us to identify and understand these changes and to develop new products and solutions based on the latest technology. It also demands an in-depth understanding of the industry on top of technological know-how. That is how we succeed in providing our customers with the best support as they engage in this transformation process: we help them to successfully convert new markets and implement new business models, applications, and technologies.
Research and development has always been a top priority for G&D. In 2011, the company invested around 119 million euros in this area. 1035 developers (about one in ten of the G&D workforce) work on new technologies, products, and procedures. They do this in the knowledge that our technology strategy is inextricably linked with our product strategy and represents the foundation of our business success.