Gemalto Builds Trust in Smart Cities and the Internet of Secure Things at GITEX

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Oct. 5, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, will showcase its vision for a seamlessly connected, secure and sustainable digital future at this year’s Dubai GITEX Technology Week. Spanning the Internet of Things (IoT), Digital Banking, Smart Government and Mobile Authentication, the firm will present an array of innovative use cases and interactive demos in Hall 7, Stand A7-30, including exclusive solutions and world’s first previews.

— Driving towards the Internet of Secure Things, Gemalto will demonstrate
how its Machine-to-Machine (M2M) solutions and platform can boost a
shopper’s online retail experience by conveniently serving up smart
deliveries with secure track-and-trace information. A mHealth smart pill
dispenser with remote monitoring and assisted living features, will also
be presented.
— Meanwhile, on the Digital Banking front, the wearable Optelio Pay Band
will illustrate the future of payments. Build as a multi-purpose
solution, this new cashless, contactless payment wristband can serve as a
prepaid payment device, a transportation card, or a crowd management
solution at large-scale events. Also included in the demo line-up will be
the company’s latest Dynamic Code Verification card, which with its
periodically changing three-digit security code is set to curb online
— As the mobile revolution continues with fast growing BYOD trends, the
company will preview for the first time in the region its SafeNet
Bluetooth Smart solution, which provides a convenient and secure
Bluetooth based PKI authentication solution therefore compatible with
multiple devices. Gemalto’s offering, further reinforced by the
integration of SafeNet, secure digital value added applications, services
and data, from the core of the network to its furthest edge. Gemalto’s
data encryption and latest mobile authentication solutions will be
showcased in Hall 2, Stand A2-3A.
— Rounding off this line-up will be Gemalto’s Smart Government demo pod
with solutions supporting trusted and convenient Public eServices
deployment. For instance, the firm’s Coesys mGov solution is a new mobile
strong digital authentication tool that enables citizens to safely and
conveniently access online government services using a combination of
their contactless national eID card and NFC phone. Other solutions
including secure eServices Kiosk, eRegistration and mobile eVerification
will also be showcased.

“People’s interaction with technology becomes commonplace with billions of connected devices soon to be part of our everyday life. As the world increasingly turns to IoT and digital in order to engineer this promising future, security, data protection and privacy takes precedence. Gemalto has the capability to meet these demands for increasingly personalized, convenient, yet secure solutions. In line with this year’s Gitex focus on The Internet of Everything, our set of innovative demos is geared to emphasize this theme” said Eric Claudel, President, Middle East & Africa at Gemalto.

Visit Gemalto in Hall 7 Stand A7-30 and in Hall 2 Stand A2-3A for its SafeNet range of enterprise data security solutions. For more information on our demo line up visit

About Gemalto

Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO) is the world leader in digital security, with 2014 annual revenues of [Eur]2.5 billion and 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.

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.

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CONTACT: Gemalto media contacts:
Kristel Teyras
Middle East & Africa
+33 1 55 01 57 89