Posts Tagged ‘cloud’

If money is going to the cloud, and connectivity is everywhere, why do we need NFC? – Question from Tim Green, Mobile Money Revolution


Posted on 25th Feb 2014 by in Mobile

Continuing our Mobile World Congress influencer Q&A series, Tim Green from Mobile Money Revolution has asked why we need NFC when our money is going to the cloud and connectivity is everywhere. He believes that we could use email or apps instead. Do we think some new form of OTA mobile payment is the future? […]

Should your “friend” social login for your business? Visit us at RSA Conference to find out.


Posted on 20th Feb 2014 by in Enterprise Security

Here’s a familiar scenario: I hear about a great website/service that interests me.  It’s free, but I have to create an account to use the service. I’m not sure I’m going to keep using the service, so I hesitate to set up an account. Then I notice that I can login using my LinkedIn profile, […]

What does Microsoft’s new CEO mean for the IT industry?


Posted on 5th Feb 2014 by in Enterprise Security

When Microsoft makes an appointment, people listen. For the past few months, rumors have circulated, swirling around, with different names on everyone’s lips. Will the new boss be Ford Motor Co CEO Alan Mulally? Stephen Elop, perhaps? Well, Microsoft has put an end to the speculation and has appointed its new chief executive, marking one of the biggest […]

What end-user experience do you expect from your cloud service?


Posted on 23rd Jan 2014 by in Mobile

Let’s imagine that you’ve just signed up for a new solution for your cloud service; this really should be a time for celebration as your information is now easily manageable and secure. However, this is unfortunately, for many, the beginning of a long process where you’re required to validate all relevant parameters and pay special […]

The office of the past, present and future – Part VIII


Posted on 30th Dec 2013 by in IoT

The future is smart, and smarter often means smaller (although this might not be the case with smart phones at the moment). And, as you will undoubtedly see from the sliding image of the office past and present, the components of the office of the future take up considerably less space than that of the […]

Security and the mythical ‘business user’


Posted on 18th Dec 2013 by in Enterprise Security

We often talk about ‘business applications’ or ‘business software’ as if they belonged to a separate universe of applications. This makes sense – some applications (like HR software) only make sense in a business context. But there’s a lot of overlap in the people using the software. In fact, the people using your business applications […]

Gemalto Launches CloudEntr, a new single sign-on solution


Posted on 5th Dec 2013 by in Enterprise Security

Our latest innovation, CloudEntr (a web-based single-sign-on solution), is finally coming to life, and I am very excited to see the materialization of an effort started last year. I strongly believe CloudEntr provides an opportunity for Gemalto to positively impact the digital life of our end-users and make online security available to more organizations. The decision […]

GITEX 2013 is under way – Stay up to date with #GemaltoGITEX


Posted on 20th Oct 2013 by in IoT

The 2013 edition of the Gulf Information Technology Exhibition (GITEX) begins today at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The five day event, running until the 24th, serves as the ICT business, new product platform and innovation gateway to the Middle East, North Africa and the South Asian region. More than 3,500 companies will be represented […]

Counting down to GITEX 2013 – win an iPad Mini with #GemaltoGITEX


Posted on 18th Oct 2013 by in IoT

The biggest technology gathering in the Middle East region is now only days away. From Sunday, GITEX (Gulf Information Technology Exhibition) will open its doors to over 130,000 delegates from across the world. As well as Gemalto, tech giants such as Accenture, SAP and Cisco will all be in attendance, showcasing the latest products from […]

Money2020 bringing together technology and payment leaders for the future


Posted on 10th Oct 2013 by in Corporate

Money2020 has been full of interesting insights on new and developing payment technologies. Payment players from across the spectrum have gathered for Money2020 this week in Las Vegas, from start-ups to those who have been in the industry for decades. With so many payment power players under one roof, I wonder how many years of […]