INSIDE SECURE BRINGS PRODUCT PORTFOLIO TO CARTES IN ASIA 2011

25 MAR 2011

Company to Highlight Focus on Secure Transactions and Digital Identity

CARTES IN ASIA 2011, Hong Kong, March 25, 2011 – INSIDE Secure, a leader in semiconductor solutions for secure transactions and digital identity, today announced that it will be exhibiting at CARTES in Asia 2011 in Booth 3C24 at the AsiaWorld-Expo in Hong Kong on March 29 to 31. INSIDE will showcase its broad range of semiconductors and integrated solutions for secure transactions and digital identity applications, and will have technical and product experts available in the booth to discuss and demonstrate the versatility of these solutions during the three-day event.

INSIDE will showcase its array of solutions for secure transactions and e-ID applications. Highlights include INSIDE’s newest contact and contactless smart card processor and smart card reader solutions, the new family of VaultIC turnkey security modules and the new SecuRead system-in-package NFC solution.

“INSIDE Secure is very excited to be able to present our solutions portfolio to attendees at this important event, and look forward to demonstrating how we can help them deliver exciting, innovative new solutions to market more easily and more cost-effectively,” said Lim Boon Heong, general manager of INSIDE Secure for the Asia Pacific region. “This is an ideal occasion for INSIDE to renew its commitment to the secure semiconductor industry in Asia and to provide an opportunity for attendees to learn more about INSIDE’s portfolio of solutions.”

The INSIDE VaultIC security module will be featured in a USB e-Token that provides a cost-effective solution for portable authentication, highlighting its ability to provide robust security in a turnkey solution. Attendees will be able to learn about the versatility of INSIDE’s array of contact and contactless card and reader products, which will enable an e-ID photograph to be captured and then loaded into a dual-interface smart card through a contact reader and retrieved again using a contactless reader.

SecuRead is a complete, single-package NFC solution that makes it simple for manufacturers of NFC mobile phones, tablets and other devices to integrate all of the contactless, security and application functions required for a broad range of payment, identity, transport and access control applications, including virtual credit and debit cards, national or employee identity cards, healthcare program cards, boarding system and registered traveler programs, among others.

INSIDE’s VaultIC security modules replace complex and expensive proprietary systems with a low-cost, easy-to-integrate, proven technology solution that provides higher security. Combining a secure microcontroller, secure data storage, hardware crypto accelerators, multiple interfaces and advanced security firmware, VaultIC solutions are available for a broad range of applications, including cost-sensitive USB authentication tokens, embedded authentication and secure network communications applications such as smart energy meters, femtocells, telehealth and gaming platforms, and a variety of secure data storage applications.

About INSIDE Secure

INSIDE’s secure semiconductor products power smart cards, mobile devices, acceptance devices and infrastructure systems. The company’s expertise in microcontroller architectures, security, RF/analog design, and vertical market requirements places the company in the forefront of secure contactless, contact, embedded and NFC technologies. INSIDE's innovation, collaboration with customers and commitment to open standards have earned it a leadership position in markets worldwide. INSIDE is headquartered in Aix-en-Provence, France, with offices in Europe, Asia and Silicon Valley. For more information, please visit www.insidesecure.com.

 

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Geraldine Sauniere

Marcom Director

+33 (0) 4 42 39 33 01

Company contact :

INSIDE Secure

Geraldine Sauniere

Marcom Director

+33 (0) 4 42 39 33 01

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