|[November 19, 2012]
Gemalto Wins LTE Innovation Award
AUSTIN, Texas --(Business Wire)--
Regulatory News :
Gemalto (News - Alert) (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital
security, has won the innovation Award at LTE North America 2012. The
award recognizes Gemalto's LinqUs
Advanced OTA platform for its innovative approach and positive
impact in the LTE (News - Alert) market, enabling networks a smooth transition to LTE
during an evolutionary period of mixed network technologies.
Gemalto is a leading global technology supplier behind many high-profile
commercial LTE deployments, notably with Verizon (News - Alert) and MetroPCS, the first
two operators in North America to migrate to LTE. In addition, Sprint
and U.S. Cellular launched this summer to millions of customers allowing
users to access rich content, and create significant revenue streams for
operators. With billions of connected devices forecast to be deployed in
the near future, the wireless ecosystem is changing. This creates new
opportunities for mobile network operators to act as service providers
for a diverse range of applications such as NFC, Machine-to-Machine
(M2M), or streaming multimedia content.
Gemalto's Advanced LTE offer, encompassing both the over-the-air
(OTA) platform and the UpTeq LTE card, is the most complete
solution on the market to deliver on those requirements. The solution
leverages high-speed 4G networks for heavy application download in the
most reliable and secure environment. Te Gemalto Advanced LTE
offer helps ensure 100% success rate, together with high speed and low
latency when activating, updating or managing advanced services, such as
LTE subscription activation, multimedia identity activation, M2M
connectivity, WiFi offload and NFC services.
"LTE is a very important enabler for mobile operators looking to
deliver superior experience for their subscribers," commented
Sébastien Cano (News - Alert), senior vice president, Telecommunications, Gemalto North
America. "Gemalto is honored to be recognized for its work in the LTE
marketplace and our latest LTE advancements, as we continue to deliver
on our superior innovation, exceptional efficiency and greater
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO) is the world leader in digital
security with 2011 annual revenues of €2 billion and more than
10,000 employees operating out of 74 offices and 14 Research &
Development centers, located in 43 countries.
We are at the heart of the rapidly evolving digital society. Billions of
people worldwide increasingly want the freedom to communicate, travel,
shop, bank, entertain and work - anytime, everywhere - in ways that are
enjoyable and safe. Gemalto delivers on their expanding needs for
personal mobile services, payment security, authenticated cloud access,
identity and privacy protection, eHealthcare and eGovernment efficiency,
convenient ticketing and dependable machine-to-machine (M2M)
Gemalto develops secure embedded software and secure products which we
design and personalize. Our platforms and services manage these secure
products, the confidential data they contain and the trusted end-user
services they enable. Our innovations offer more ways for our clients to
enhance the convenience and security of people's digital lives.
Gemalto thrives with the growing number of people using its solutions to
interact with the digital and wireless world.
For more information visit www.gemalto.com,
or follow @gemalto
on Twitter (News - Alert).
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