Gemalto is the world leader in digital security serving blue-chip customers in over 180 countries.
Gemalto helps people trust one another in an increasingly connected digital world. Billions of people want better lifestyles, smarter living environments, and the freedom to communicate, shop, travel, bank, entertain and work – anytime, everywhere – in ways that are enjoyable and safe. In this fast moving mobile and digital environment, we enable companies and administrations to offer a wide range of trusted and convenient services by securing financial transactions, mobile services, public and private clouds, eHealthcare systems, access to eGovernment services, the Internet and Internet-of-Things and transport ticketing systems.
Within the banking and retail markets, Gemalto is the leading and fastest growing player in the payment sector, delivering innovative and secure payment solutions to financial institutions around the world. Hundreds of banks, retailers and other issuers worldwide trust us for their payment projects including migration to chip cards, contactless payment projects, innovative card designs, on-line authentication for e-banking, payment terminals, readers and much more.
Gemalto’s unique technology portfolio - from advanced cryptographic software embedded in a variety of familiar objects, to highly robust and scalable back-office platforms for authentication, encryption and digital credential management - is delivered by our world-class service teams. Our 14,000 employees operate out of 99 offices, 34 personalization and data centers, and 24 research and software development centers located in 46 countries.
In the Card arena, Gemalto provides a full range of GlobalPlatform compliant cards. For the mobile industry, USIMERA CLASSIC 3 and GemXplore 3G supports GlobalPlatform Card Specification v2.0.1. GlobalPlatform Card Specification v2.1.1 is also supported in the new GemXplore Generations product range. In the ID and Financial business area, the GemXpresso family provides a high level of security for our customers. As an example, the recently released SafesITe Government's FIPS 201 compliant smart badges offer a dual interface card (contactless and contact interfaces on the same chip) based on GlobalPlatform Card 2.1.1 standards. In the Device arena, Gemalto has always been committed to providing cost effective technology that will improve its customer profitability and competitiveness with a high focus on the cost of ownership and time-to-market. The Singula platform is a STIP-compliant Operating System developed by Gemalto for its MagIC Evolution terminal range.
OMAN - The Sultanate of Oman's national ID card program is the first smart card-based citizen ID solution ever to be deployed in the Middle East, making it a landmark project of its kind. The contract appointed Gemplus to provide an integrated turnkey solution comprising of hardware, software and smart cards as well as training and skill transfer services to the ROP staff.