The Austrian Institute of Technology is Austria’s largest non-university research institute. Comprising five departments, the AIT is a highly specialised research and development partner to industry. AIT is focused on the key infrastructure issues of the future: Health & Environment, Safety & Security, Energy, Mobility and Innovation Systems.
An interdisciplinary team of experts from the Austrian Institute of Technology is working in collaboration with experts in antenna design and electromagnetic compatibility from Seibersdorf Laboratories (a subsidiary of AIT), on the development of so called “NFC sensors and intelligent NFC tags” for next generation NFC applications in healthcare and other fields. In the last five years AIT and Seibersdorf Laboratories (SL) have invented a variety of NFC sensing applications for the health care, cosmetics and beverage marketing industry. AIT and SL will demonstrate some of these innovations at the upcoming NFC world congress.
CETECOM, as a leading test lab and Global Platform Qualified partner offers a wide range of debug and type approval test services for mobile proximity solutions based on NFC, BLE, QR, HCE or other RFID technologies. With security and robustness testing for wireless applications and protocols, smart and connected devices (M2M), CETECOM is recognized as a full service provider. CETECOM, with test labs all over the world will add new payment schemes to their testing lineup in 2014, always on the latest state of technology.
Core competences at a glance:
• Global Platform Qualified Lab
The Telecom Platform Association shares, operates and provides unique ressources and skills through the infrastructure and the services of Com4Innov.
COMPRION is the worldwide leading manufacturer of test solutions for smart card interfaces, terminals and smart cards. Covering contact-based and contactless technologies COMPRION provides their expertise to multiple industries, especially telecommunications and payments. Our involvement in a number of standardization and certification organizations enables us to integrate the latest standards and requirements into our high quality products. As COMPRION test systems are renowned for the most accurate measurement capabilities, the company serves all top handset, card and chipset manufacturers as well as mobile network operators and test houses. COMPRION also acts as technological consultant supporting many key players in the market.
Eurotech solutions combine hardware, firmware, operating systems, M2M middleware and device cloud services that drive business success. A global leader in connecting distributed devices that make up the Internet of Things, Eurotech collaborates with customers, partners, and integrators to bring rugged, reliable and cost effective data management solutions to market.
Infineon Technologies – Security for the connected World
Infineon Technologies AG, Neubiberg, Germany, offers semiconductor and system solutions addressing three central challenges to modern society: energy efficiency, mobility, and security.
Infineon enables trends like personal mobility. Therefore Infineon provides hardware-based security crucial for mobile security solutions. Supporting various NFC applications and business models (from embedded to UICC) Infineon offers diverse Secure Elements and Boosted NFC solutions.
Find out more about Infineon’s security solutions and the various fields of application: www.infineon.com/chip-card-and-security
Kestronics Ltd is a specialist provider for hardware solutions. More than just a hardware distributor, we actively work closely with our customers to find the best, most competitive solution for their business requirements.
LocalSocial (www.mylocalsocial.com) is a leading provider of Proximity Solutions, and has shipped its software on over 300M phones to date. In 2010, the company launched the LocalSocial Proximity Platform, which makes it easy to create proximity enabled apps and services, and supports “everything as a beacon”, including Bluetooth, WiFi, Bluetooth Smart / iBeacon, NFC and QR codes. LocalSocial has rolld out a full stack solution for third parties to deliver their own proximity-enabled apps and services, and is a licensed Apple iBeacon partner.
Active for more than 30 years in the field of electronic components programming, Micropross has gathered experience that made possible the design of the successful product range oriented to the smartcard test and personalization. Worldwide used, these products are designed to develop and produce faster and better.
Microsec, founded in 1984,is the largest Hungarian certificate authority, as well as PKI supplier of electronic signature based management and messaging systems. Its main activities are: development and operation of corporate registry systems, and full scale services based on electronic signature technology, including issuing and managing certificates, providing electronic signature software, e-Passport solutions, registered electronic mail, qualified digital archiving, or time stamp services. Our latest development, PassByMe, a mobile PKI based authentication solution that we will show in the exhibition, has already been awarded more innovation prices.
OT is a world leader in digital security solutions for the mobility space. OT has always been at the heart of mobility, from the first smart cards to the latest contactless payment technologies which equip millions of smartphones. Present in the Payment, Telecommunications and Identity markets, OT offers end-to-end solutions in the Smart Transactions, Mobile Financial Services, Machine-to-Machine, Digital Identity and Transport & Access Control fields. OT employs over 6 000 employees worldwide, including 600 R&D people. With more than 50 sales offices across 5 continents and 10 facilities, OT’s international network serves clients in 140 countries.
Orange is one of the world’s leading telecommunications operators with sales of 41 billion euros in 2013 and has 165,000 employees worldwide at 31 December 2013, including 102,000 employees in France. Present in 30 countries, the Group has a total customer base of more than 236 million customers at 31 December 2013, including 178 million mobile customers and 15 million broadband internet customers worldwide. Under the Orange Business Services brand, Orange is also one of the world leaders in providing telecommunication services to multinational companies.
Orange and NFC : a major commitment by the Group.
Sogeti High Tech is a leading company in Engineering and Technology Consulting Services, a subsidiary company of the Capgemini group. With over 20 years of expertise, Sogeti High Tech undertakes major technical and engineering innovation projects for R&D departments of global industrial firms. To meet its customer’s requirements, Sogeti High Tech has developed five business lines: Consulting, Systems Engineering, Physics Engineering, Software Engineering and Testing.
The Toda Kogyo Group is proud to be one of the world leading producers of advanced solid state particles. Based on a century of experience in designing iron oxide crystals, Toda Kogyo has broadened the expertise into a wide range of functional inorganic compounds, formulations and devices made thereof.
The Trusted Computing Group (TCG) provides open standards that enable a safer computing environment across platforms and geographies. Benefits of Trusted Computing include protection of business-critical data and systems, secure authentication and strong protection of user identities, and the establishment of strong machine identity and network integrity. Organizations using built-in, widely available trusted hardware and applications reduce their total cost of ownership. TCG technologies also provide regulatory compliance that is based upon trustworthy hardware.
Trustonic empowers our partners to enrich, simplify and expand people’s digital lives by integrating trust directly into mobile devices. Trustonic develops a secure environment that runs at the heart of smart devices, which enables service providers to openly access ready-made advanced hardware security features. ‹t™-base is our Trusted Execution Environment (TEE) that can isolate and process keys, PINs and biometrics away from threats. ‹t-base is the standards-based platform to secure FIDO authentication, Tokenization and Host Card Emulation payments solutions on devices.
Trustonic technology has already shipped in over 250 million smart devices.