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Gemalto gewinnt LTE Innovation Award

Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653), das weltweit führende Unternehmen auf dem Gebiet der digitalen Sicherheit, erhält Innovationspreis des Jahres 2012 im Rahmen der LTE North America 2012. Die Auszeichnung ehrt die LinqUs Advanced OTA Plattform von Gemalto für ihr innovatives Konzept und ihre positiven Impulse auf dem LTE-Markt und für die Netzbetreiber, da sie im Verlauf einer Übergangsphase mit unterschiedlichen Technologien den reibungslosen Übergang zu LTE ermöglicht.

Gemalto ist ein führender globaler Technologieanbieter, der mehrere im Fokus der Öffentlichkeit stehende professionelle LTE-Installationen, darunter Verizon und MetroPCS, erfolgreich abgeschlossen hat. Dabei handelt es sich um die beiden ersten Netzbetreiber in Nordamerika, die den Übergang zu LTE bereits vollzogen haben. Darüber hinaus eröffneten Sprint und U.S. Cellular in diesem Sommer für Millionen von Kunden ihren neuen Service, der den Zugang zu einer Vielzahl von Inhalten ermöglicht und bedeutende neue Einkommensquellen für die Netzbetreiber erschließt. Veränderungen des drahtlosen Ökosystems sind unerlässlich, da Prognosen zufolge bereits in naher Zukunft Milliarden von vernetzten Geräten im Einsatz sein werden. Auf diese Weise entstehen neue Chancen für Mobilfunkbetreiber, die sich als Serviceprovider für eine Vielzahl von Anwendungsbereichen, wie NFC (Near Field Communication), M2M (Machine-to-Machine-Anwendungen) oder das Streaming von Multimedia-Inhalten auszeichnen können.

Das Advanced LTE Angebot von Gemalto umfasst sowohl eine OTA-Plattform (Over-the-Air) und eine UpTeq LTE Karte und stellt die umfassendste Lösung auf dem Markt dar, um diesem Anforderungsprofil gerecht zu werden. Die Lösung unterstützt Hochgeschwindigkeits-4G-Netzwerke und ermöglicht das Herunterladen von Anwendungen, die viel Bandbreite benötigen, und zwar in der zuverlässigsten und sichersten Umgebung, die gegenwärtig zur Verfügung steht. Das Advanced LTE Angebot gewährleistet eine 100%ige Erfolgsrate und Hochgeschwindigkeits-Datenübertragungen in Verbindung mit niedrigen Latenzzeiten bei der Aktivierung, Aktualisierung und Verwaltung hochmoderner Dienste, wie beispielsweise LTE Vertragsaktivierung, Multimedia-Identitätsaktivierung, M2M-Konnektivität, WLAN-Offloading und NFC-Dienste.

LTE ist ein überaus wichtiger Wegbereiter für alle Mobilfunkbetreiber, die bestrebt sind, ihren Kunden einen besonders hochwertigen Service anzubieten”, erklärte Sébastien Cano, Senior Vice President, Telecommunications, Gemalto North America. „Es stellt für unser Unternehmen eine besondere Ehre dar, für seine Arbeit auf dem LTE-Markt und die jüngsten Fortschritte auf dem Gebiet der LTE-Technologie eine derart bedeutende Auszeichnung zu erhalten. Dies ist für uns ein Ansporn, den Markt auch weiterhin durch unsere hochwertigen Innovationen, unsere außergewöhnliche Effizienz und größeren Bedienkomfort zu bereichern.”

Über Gemalto

Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO) ist das weltweit führende Unternehmen auf dem Gebiet der digitalen Sicherheit. Das Unternehmen erzielte 2011 einen Jahresumsatz von 2 Milliarden Euro. Gemalto beschäftigt über 10.000 Mitarbeiter in insgesamt 74 Niederlassungen und 14 Forschungs- und Service-Zentren in 43 Ländern.

Gemalto ist ein integraler Bestandteil der entstehenden digitalen Gesellschaft. Milliarden von Menschen weltweit wollen heute überall, jederzeit und uneingeschränkt kommunizieren, reisen, einkaufen, Bankgeschäfte erledigen, unterhalten werden oder arbeiten - und das so einfach, angenehm und sicher wie möglich. Gemalto erfüllt die wachsenden Anforderungen an individuelle mobile Serviceleistungen, Identitätsschutz, sichere Zahlungslösungen, authentifizierte Onlinedienste, Zugang zu Cloud-Computing, moderne Transportlösungen, M2M-Kommunikationsanwendungen sowie elektronische Gesundheits- und Behördendienste.

Gemalto entwickelt sichere Softwarelösungen zur Ausführung auf vertrauenswürdigen Geräten, die das Unternehmen selbst entwickelt, konzipiert und personalisiert. Während des gesamten Lebenszyklus verwaltet Gemalto diese Geräte, die darauf enthaltenen vertraulichen Daten sowie die ermöglichten Services. Durch kontinuierliche Innovationen versetzt Gemalto seine Kunden in die Lage, attraktive Angebote für das digitale Leben zu machen. Die Endanwender profitieren vom Komfort und der Sicherheit dieser Lösungen.

Da immer mehr Menschen die Software und die sicheren Geräte von Gemalto nutzen, erzielt das Unternehmen hohe Wachstumszahlen.

Weitere Informationen finden Sie unter www.gemalto.com, www.justaskgemalto.com, blog.gemalto.com oder folgen Sie @gemalto auf Twtter.

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